Nagoya University

country rank  11
world rank  464

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Established in 1939, Nagoya University is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Nagoya (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Aichi. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan, Nagoya University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution. Nagoya University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 81 years old Japanese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Nagoya University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name 名古屋大学
Founded 1939 Origins date back to 1871
Motto Courageous Intellectual
Colours Green

University Location

Address Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku
464-8601 Aichi
Tel +81 (52) 789 2044
Fax +81 (52) 789 2045

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

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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 0-10%
Admission Office Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku
Nagoya 464-8601

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Nagoya University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Institutional Accreditation

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

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
  • National Institution for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation (NIAD-UE)

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Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)
  • Academic Consortium 21 (AC21)

Academic Structure


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