Tokyo Woman's Christian University

country rank  179
world rank  4531

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University Overview

Established in 1918, Tokyo Woman's Christian University is a non-profit 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, Tokyo Woman's Christian University (TWCU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) women only higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Tokyo Woman's Christian University (TWCU) 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 101 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.

University Identity

Name
Name 東京女子大学
Acronym TWCU
Founded 1918
Motto Quaecunque Sunt Vera
Whatsoever Things Are True
Colours Dark red

University Location

Address 2-6-1 Zempukuji, Suginami-ku
Tokyo (population range: over 5,000,000)
167-8585 Tokyo
Japan
T +81 (3) 5382 6267
F +81 (3) 3399 3123

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Women Only
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 20-30%
Admission Office 2-6-1 Zempukuji, Suginami-ku
Tokyo 167-8585
+81 (3) 5382 6574

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Protestant Christian-Protestant

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Tokyo Woman's Christian University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

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


Year of first Accreditation

1955


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019