University of the Sacred Heart

country rank  398
world rank  6397

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University Overview

Established in 1948, University of the Sacred Heart is a for-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, University of the Sacred Heart is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) women only higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. University of the Sacred Heart 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 70 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. 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 of the Sacred Heart also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 聖心女子大学
Acronym
Founded 1948 Origins date back to 1916
Motto Ubi caritas, ibi Deus

University Location

Address 4-3-1 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo (population range: over 5,000,000)
150-8938 Tokyo
Japan
T +81 (3) 3407 5811
F +81 (3) 5485 3884

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office 4-3-1 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo 150-8938
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of the Sacred Heart's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

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


Year of first Accreditation
1963


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018