Shizuoka University

country rank  33
world rank  1377

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University Overview

Established in 1949, Shizuoka University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Shizuoka (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Hamamatsu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Shizuoka University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Shizuoka 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 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 20-30% making this Japanese higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Shizuoka University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 静岡大学
Acronym
Founded 1949
Motto Freedom and Enlightenment, Creation of the Future

University Location

Address 836 Ohya, Suruga-ku
Shizuoka (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
422-8529 Shizuoka
Japan
T +81 (54) 237 1111
F +81 (54) 237 0146
Other locations Hamamatsu

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office 836 Ohya, Suruga-ku
Shizuoka 422-8529
+81 (54) 238-4464

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditation

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


Year of first Accreditation
1949

Affiliations

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018