Konan University

country rank  142
world rank  3638

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University Overview

Established in 1919, Konan University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kobe (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Hyogo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Konan University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Konan University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 100 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Japanese higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 甲南大学
Acronym
Founded 1919

University Location

Address 8-9-1 Okamoto 12, Higashinada-ku
Kobe (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
658-8501 Hyogo
Japan
T +81 (78) 431 4341
F +81 (78) 435 2306

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local
students
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International
students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Konan University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan


Year of first Accreditation

1965


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019