Shiga University

country rank  116
world rank  3116

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University Overview

Founded in 1949, Shiga University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Hikone (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Shiga. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Shiga University is a coeducational higher education institution. Shiga 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 69 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 滋賀大学
Acronym
Founded 1949 Origins date back to 1874

University Location

Address 1-1-1 Banba
Hikone (population range: 50,000-249,999)
522-8522 Shiga
Japan
T +81 (749) 27 1172
F +81 (749) 27 1174

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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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 Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 400-499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Shiga 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

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019