Chiba University: Statistics

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#496 of 14,131 In the World
#81 of 5,830 In Asia
#17 of 719 In Japan
#1 of 7 In Chiba
#93 of 2,062 For Pharmacy
Top50% For 166 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
23%
Enrollment
13,983
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate23%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment13,983

We've calculated the 23% acceptance rate for Chiba University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Chiba University is a world-class research university with 61,790 scientific papers published and 1,078,571 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Medicine, Engineering, Physics, Biochemistry, Genetics, Environmental Science, Organic Chemistry, and Computer Science.

Publications
61,790
Citations
1,078,571

Chiba University majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
42,791 / 893,976
Chemistry
38,505 / 806,172
Medicine
32,699 / 637,354
Engineering
28,818 / 420,065
Physics
28,069 / 420,693
Biochemistry
25,050 / 624,217
Genetics
24,313 / 611,691
Environmental Science
19,839 / 323,870
Organic Chemistry
19,799 / 410,061
Computer Science
18,736 / 274,856
Quantum and Particle physics
17,554 / 253,516
Materials Science
16,021 / 253,369
Pathology
14,199 / 302,249
Psychology
12,396 / 211,147
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
12,378 / 175,579
Surgery
12,013 / 213,506
Geology
11,358 / 195,551
Optical Engineering
9,550 / 128,756
Immunology
8,846 / 234,611
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
8,786 / 136,989
Geography and Cartography
8,161 / 100,911
Psychiatry
7,679 / 146,541
Paleontology
7,098 / 138,792
Ecology
6,979 / 124,273
Oncology and Cancer research
6,887 / 163,831
Anatomy and Physiology
6,488 / 119,560
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
6,367 / 47,826
Neuroscience
6,332 / 117,214
Mathematics
6,312 / 85,763
Philosophy
6,215 / 76,458
Electrical Engineering
6,105 / 63,007
Metallurgical Engineering
6,089 / 116,517
Botany
6,082 / 115,396
Statistics
5,609 / 80,736
Physical chemistry
4,192 / 73,885
Astrophysics and Astronomy
4,096 / 57,228
Business
3,946 / 29,934
Mechanical Engineering
3,921 / 38,883
Cardiology
3,813 / 60,317
Linguistics
3,795 / 52,237

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 716 2878
1991 755 3350
1992 773 3652
1993 841 3708
1994 812 4246
1995 916 5114
1996 979 5798
1997 993 6463
1998 1160 8074
1999 1228 9869
2000 1385 11104
2001 1412 12679
2002 1502 14854
2003 1596 17192
2004 1648 19506
2005 1725 23236
2006 1749 26184
2007 1691 28285
2008 1687 31008
2009 1713 33498
2010 1762 36566
2011 1816 40128
2012 2001 43954
2013 2118 47129
2014 2200 49106
2015 2266 51804
2016 2225 53423
2017 2241 56564
2018 2415 55998
2019 2327 62292
2020 2525 72375
2021 2754 89849
2022 2458 86474
Academic rankings

Tuition

Local studetns Registration, 282,000; tuition, 535,800 (Undergraduate), 535,800 (Master's programme), 520,800 (Doctoral programme) (JPY)

Chiba University has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Chiba University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Hakase Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Economics, Engineering, Law, Management, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Public Administration

Chiba University alumni

  1. Norihisa Tamura

    Norihisa Tamura
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1964-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Norihisa Tamura is a Japanese politician who served as the Minister of Health, Labour, and Welfare from September 2020 to October 2021. He is also a member of the House of Representatives representing Mie's 4th district since 1996.

  2. Nobuyoshi Araki

    Nobuyoshi Araki
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1940-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Nobuyoshi Araki is a Japanese photographer and contemporary artist professionally known by the mononym Arākii (アラーキー). Known primarily for photography that blends eroticism and bondage in a fine art context, he has published over 500 books.

  3. Ai Aoki

    Ai Aoki
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1965-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    singerpoliticiansongwritertarento
    Biography

    Ai Aoki is a Japanese politician and current member of the People's Life Party. She is a native of Tokyo and graduate of Chiba University. After a career in education, Aoki entered politics in 2003 and has served a total of four terms in the national Diet of Japan, having sat in the House of Representatives from 2003–2005 and 2009–2014, and a partial term in the House of Councillors from 2007–2009. Aoki was returned to the House of Councillors in the election held on 10 July 2016.

  4. Naoko Ogigami

    Naoko Ogigami
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1972-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Naoko Ogigami is a Japanese film director, screenwriter, and cinematographer. She first began gaining attention after winning several prizes at the PIA Film Festival for her short film Hoshino-Kun, Yumeno-Kun (2001). Among her most notable works are her films Kamome Shokudo and Megane. Her filmography is typified by their minimalistic quality and a common theme of questioning national identity. At the 2008 Berlin International Film Festival Megane won the Manfred Salzgeber Award, for "broadening the boundaries of cinema today."

All 12 notable alumni

Chiba University faculties and divisions

Centre : Chemical Analysis Chemistry
Centre : Environment, Health and Field Sciences Environmental Studies, Health Sciences
Centre : Environmental Remote Sensing Surveying and Mapping, Technology
Centre : Forensic Mental Health Forensic Medicine and Dentistry
Centre : General Education Education
Centre : Hadron Astrophysics Astrophysics
Centre : International Research and Education Foreigners Education, Modern Languages
Centre : Language Education Chinese, English, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, Modern Languages, Native Language Education, Russian
Centre : Preventive Medical Science Social and Preventive Medicine
Centre : Radioisotope Research Radiology
Centre : Safety and Health Organization Health Sciences, Occupational Health, Safety Engineering
Centre : Sustainable Tourism Creation Tourism
Course/Programme : Double Degree Engineering, Horticulture
Faculty : Education Continuing Education, Education, Health Education, Nursing, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Sports
Faculty : Engineering Applied Chemistry, Architectural Restoration, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Nanotechnology, Optical Technology, Town Planning
Faculty : Horticulture Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Applied Chemistry, Architectural and Environmental Design, Biological and Life Sciences, Crop Production, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Natural Resources
Faculty : Law and Economics Accountancy, Comparative Politics, Economics, International Economics, International Law, Law, Management, Political Sciences, Private Law, Public Law, Social Policy, Welfare and Protective Services
Faculty : Letters Anthropology, Applied Linguistics, Arts and Humanities, Behavioural Sciences, Cognitive Sciences, Cultural Studies, Eurasian and North Asian Languages, Heritage Preservation, History, International Studies, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Psychology, Sociology
Faculty : Pharmaceutical Sciences Biological and Life Sciences, Pharmacology, Pharmacy
Faculty : Science Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Physics
Graduate School : Advanced Integration Science Computer Science, Information Sciences, Nanotechnology
Graduate School : Education Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Humanities and Social Science Education, Music Education, Physical Education, Science Education, Technology Education
Graduate School : Engineering Applied Chemistry, Architecture, Biotechnology, Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Information Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Nanotechnology, Urban Studies
Graduate School : Horticulture Applied Chemistry, Architectural and Environmental Design, Biological and Life Sciences, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Natural Resources
Graduate School : Humanities and Social Sciences Anthropology, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, History, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Sciences, Sociology, Sports
Graduate School : Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Biological and Life Sciences, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Medicine, Pharmacology
Graduate School : Medicine Environmental Studies, Gerontology, Immunology, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Oncology, Pathology, Physiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy
Graduate School : Nursing Community Health, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Nursing
Graduate School : Pharmaceutical Sciences Biological and Life Sciences, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Neurology, Pharmacy
Graduate School : Science Biology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Molecular Biology, Natural Sciences, Physics, Statistics
Institute : Media and Information Technology Computer Science, Data Processing, Information Technology, Media Studies
Laboratory : Venture Business Business Administration, Natural Sciences, Technology
Research Division : Biomedical Sciences Genetics
Research Division : Frontier Medical Engineering Medical Technology, Surgery
Research Division : Marine Biosystems Research Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography
Research Division : Medical Mycology Biological and Life Sciences, Botany, Immunology, Molecular Biology
Research Division : Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Chiba University International Cooperative Research Center Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics
School : Law Law
School : Medicine Medicine
School : Nursing Nursing

General information

Alternative names 千葉大学
Founded 1949
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Motto つねに、より高きものを目指して
Colors deep red

Location and contacts

Address 1-33, Yayoi-cho Inage-ku
Chiba-shi, Chiba, 263-8522
Japan
City population 975,000

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