Rikkyo University

country rank  28
world rank  1241

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1922, Rikkyo University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Tokyo (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Rikkyo University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Rikkyo 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 97 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 立教大学
Acronym
Founded 1922 Origins date back to 1874
Motto Pro Deo et Patria
For God and Country

University Location

Address 3-34-1 Nishi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku
Tokyo (population range: over 5,000,000)
171-8501 Tokyo
Japan
T +81 (3) 3985 2208
F +81 (3) 3985 2826

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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 Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office

+81

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Rikkyo University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

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


Year of first Accreditation

1952


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.


Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.


Social Media

Rikkyo University's Facebook page Facebook

Rikkyo University's Facebook page for social networking Rikkyo University's Facebook page


Rikkyo University's Twitter webpage Twitter

Rikkyo University's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


Rikkyo University's LinkedIn profile LinkedIn

Rikkyo University's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


Rikkyo University's YouTube or Vimeo channel YouTube

Rikkyo University's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Rikkyo University's Instagram or Flickr account Instagram

Rikkyo University's Instagram or Flickr account for photos


Online Courses

Rikkyo University's iTunes U channel iTunes U

Not reported


Rikkyo University's open courseware Open Education Consortium

Not reported


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in Japan

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Asia by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019