Kyoto Women's University

country rank  240
world rank  4863

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University Overview

Established in 1920, Kyoto Women's University is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Kyoto (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Kyoto Women's University is a women only higher education institution formally affiliated with the Buddhist religion. Kyoto Women's 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 98 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Japanese higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Kyoto Women's University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 京都女子大学
Acronym
Founded 1920
Motto Spirit of Construction

University Location

Address 35 Kitahiyoshi-cho
Kyoto (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
605-8501 Kyoto
Japan
T +81 (75) 531 7054
F +81 (75) 531 7222

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Buddhist Buddhist Honjo school, Jodo Shinshu

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan


Year of first Accreditation
2007


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018