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Nihon Fukushi University

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world rank  3260

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Founded in 1953, the Nihon Fukushi University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small city of Chita (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Aichi. This institution also has a branch campus in Handa and Nagoya. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan, Nihon Fukushi University (NFU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution formally affiliated with the Buddhist religion. Nihon Fukushi University (NFU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 71-year-old Japanese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. NFU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Nihon Fukushi University's Control Typeprivate


Nihon Fukushi University's Entity Typenon-profit


Nihon Fukushi University' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Nihon Fukushi University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) 日本福祉大学
Acronym NFU
Founded 1953
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University Location

Address Okuda, Mihamacho
470-3295 Aichi
Nihon Fukushi University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Nihon Fukushi University Phone Number +81 (569) 87 2211
Nihon Fukushi University Fax Number +81 (569) 87 2314
Other locations Handa and Nagoya

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Nihon Fukushi University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Nihon Fukushi University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Nihon Fukushi University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Nihon Fukushi University.

Nihon Fukushi University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-9,999 US$
(6,830-9,110 Euro)
7,500-9,999 US$
(6,830-9,110 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$
(4,555-6,830 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Nihon Fukushi University's admission information.

Nihon Fukushi University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Nihon Fukushi University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Nihon Fukushi University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Nihon Fukushi University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Nihon Fukushi University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Nihon Fukushi University's Admission Office Admission Office

Okuda, Mihama-cho
Chita 470-3295
(569) 87 2257

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Nihon Fukushi University.

Nihon Fukushi University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Nihon Fukushi University has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Nihon Fukushi University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 200-299 academic employees (Faculty).

Nihon Fukushi University's Control Type Control Type

Nihon Fukushi University is a private higher education institution.

Nihon Fukushi University's Entity Type Entity Type

Nihon Fukushi University is a non-profit higher education institution.

Nihon Fukushi University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Rural setting.

Nihon Fukushi University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Nihon Fukushi University is Buddhist Religious Affiliation

Nihon Fukushi University has a Buddhist affiliation (Lawyerian sect, Nichinen sect).

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Nihon Fukushi University's main facilities:

Nihon Fukushi University's Library University Library

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Nihon Fukushi University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Nihon Fukushi University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Nihon Fukushi University's main services:

Nihon Fukushi University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Nihon Fukushi University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Nihon Fukushi University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Nihon Fukushi University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Nihon Fukushi University's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Nihon Fukushi University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Nihon Fukushi University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Nihon Fukushi University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
  • Japan Institution for Higher Education Evaluation (JIHEE)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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