International Christian University: Statistics

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#2566 of 14,131 In the World
#788 of 5,830 In Asia
#154 of 719 In Japan
#2 of 4 In Mitaka
#871 of 1,001 For International Relations and Diplomacy
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Quick Review

Religion
Christian
Acceptance rate
38%
Enrollment
3,134
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.icu.ac.jp
Languages
Japanese;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate38%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination; admittance in April. Foreign students: graduation from high school (completion of 12 yrs of education) and documentary screening; admittance in September. TOEFL and SAT required.
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - June; September-November; December-March)
Enrollment3,134
Full time employee146
Student:staff ratio21:1

We've calculated the 38% acceptance rate for International Christian 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

International Christian University has published 1,695 scientific papers with 17,328 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Physics, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Computer Science, Political Science, and Philosophy.

Publications
1,695
Citations
17,328

International Christian University majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
814 / 10,072
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
799 / 6,106
Chemistry
776 / 10,135
Biology
759 / 9,642
Engineering
689 / 7,211
Environmental Science
647 / 7,502
Quantum and Particle physics
600 / 7,875
Computer Science
480 / 4,217
Political Science
452 / 3,057
Philosophy
429 / 3,324
Organic Chemistry
409 / 5,520
Law
407 / 2,875
Materials Science
406 / 4,672
Biochemistry
405 / 6,956
Sociology
403 / 3,279
Medicine
363 / 4,512
Psychology
337 / 3,124
Genetics
336 / 5,530
Geography and Cartography
317 / 2,515
Economics
311 / 2,576
History
291 / 2,016
Business
284 / 2,621
Linguistics
276 / 2,615
Mathematics
270 / 2,939
Nuclear Physics
254 / 2,667
Geology
252 / 3,480
Optical Engineering
231 / 1,887
Archaeology
230 / 1,929
Metallurgical Engineering
211 / 2,215
Ecology
203 / 2,767
Paleontology
201 / 3,101
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
198 / 1,792
Astrophysics and Astronomy
174 / 2,173
Botany
174 / 2,619
Statistics
166 / 2,068
Art & Design
162 / 1,007
Finance
156 / 1,312
Atomic and Molecular physics
150 / 1,797
Social Psychology
134 / 1,328
Condensed Matter Physics
110 / 847

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 18 48
1991 16 77
1992 27 56
1993 13 80
1994 24 107
1995 23 90
1996 17 89
1997 21 94
1998 29 102
1999 17 141
2000 28 134
2001 25 148
2002 26 171
2003 49 199
2004 49 257
2005 61 343
2006 49 353
2007 45 470
2008 45 537
2009 39 592
2010 48 542
2011 51 625
2012 48 715
2013 53 710
2014 56 728
2015 63 811
2016 67 851
2017 59 914
2018 58 976
2019 87 1106
2020 79 1240
2021 87 1532
2022 74 1369
Academic rankings

Tuition

Local studetns Registration, 150,000 (One-Year-Regular), 300,000 (Regular); tuition, 1,359,000 per annum (JPY)

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 International Christian 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 Yes No No
Biology Yes No No
Business Yes No No
Chemistry Yes No No
Computer Science Yes No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science Yes No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes No No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes No No
Shushi Cultural Studies, Education, Natural Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Studies
Hakase Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences

International Christian University alumni

  1. Princess Kako of Akishino

    Princess Kako of Akishino
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1994-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    aristocrat
    Biography

    Princess Kako of Akishino is the second daughter of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Japan and a member of the Japanese imperial family. She is a niece of Emperor Naruhito and the second-eldest grandchild of Emperor Emeritus Akihito and Empress Emerita Michiko.

  2. Jay Rockefeller

    Jay Rockefeller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-.. (age 86)
    Enrolled in International Christian University
    Studied in 1957-1960
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    John Davison Rockefeller IV, also known as Jay Rockefeller, is a retired American politician who served as a United States senator from West Virginia (1985–2015). He was first elected to the Senate in 1984, while in office as governor of West Virginia (1977–1985). Rockefeller moved to Emmons, West Virginia, to serve as a VISTA worker in 1964 and was first elected to public office as a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates (1966-1968). Rockefeller was later elected secretary of state of West Virginia (1968–1973) and was president of West Virginia Wesleyan College (1973–1975). He became the state's senior U.S. senator when the long-serving Senator Robert Byrd died in June 2010.

  3. Mako Komuro

    Mako Komuro
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1991-.. (age 32)
    Enrolled in International Christian University
    In 2014 graduated with bachelor's degree in cultural heritage and art
    Occupations
    researcheraristocrat
    Biography

    Mako Komuro, formerly Princess Mako of Akishino (眞子内親王, Mako Naishinnō), is a former member of the Japanese imperial family. She is the eldest child of Crown Prince Fumihito and Crown Princess Kiko, niece of Emperor Naruhito, and granddaughter of Emperor Emeritus Akihito and Empress Emerita Michiko. After marrying outside the imperial family in October 2021, she gave up her title as required by the Imperial Household Law.

  4. Jon Kabira

    Jon Kabira
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    news presentertarento
    Biography

    Jon Kabira, born Jion Kabira (川平 慈温, Kabira Jion, November 1, 1958 in Naha, Okinawa, Japan), is a Japanese freelance presenter, tarento, radio personality, narrator who is affiliated with Sony Music Artists. He is very popular in Japan having participated in various TV commercials, TV shows, among other Audio-visual-related activities. Kabira is well known in the West due to his narration in the Winning Eleven video game series. He comments alongside former ex-Japanese footballers Tsuyoshi Kitazawa and Hiroshi Nanami, in the past games he also comments alongside other ex-Japanese players like Yasutaro Matsuki, Kozo Tashima, Hiroshi Hayano and Tetsuo Nakanishi.

All 17 notable alumni

International Christian University faculties and divisions

Centre : Gender Studies Gender Studies
Centre : Religious Religious Studies
Centre : Sacred Music Religious Music
College : Liberal Arts American Studies, Anthropology, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, French, Gender Studies, German, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, History, Information Sciences, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Japanese, Korean, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Natural Sciences, Peace and Disarmament, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Russian, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish
Course/Programme : Education Education
Graduate School : Arts and Sciences Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Education, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Policy, Social Studies
Institute : Advanced Studies of Clinical Psychology Clinical Psychology
Institute : Asian Cultural Studies Asian Studies
Institute : Educational Research and Service Educational Research
Institute : Japanese Language Education Japanese, Native Language Education
Institute : Study of Christianity and Culture Christian Religious Studies
Research Division : Peace Peace and Disarmament
Research Division : Social Science Social Sciences

General information

Alternative names ICU
国際基督教大学
Founded 1953
Accreditation Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
Motto Expanding Potential

Location and contacts

Address 3-10-2 Osawa
Mitaka-shi, Tokyo, 181-8585
Japan
City population 194,000

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