Iwate University: Statistics

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#1267 of 14,131 In the World
#332 of 5,830 In Asia
#84 of 719 In Japan
#1 of 2 In Morioka
#342 of 1,310 For Metallurgical Engineering
Top50% For 26 other topics
Topical rankings

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
5,367
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March
Enrollment5,367

Publications & Citations

Publications
8,893
Citations
150,381

Iwate University majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
3,506 / 62,661
Engineering
2,997 / 38,399
Physics
2,917 / 44,391
Biology
2,476 / 61,078
Materials Science
2,242 / 31,022
Medicine
966 / 14,768
Environmental Science
893 / 10,728
Condensed Matter Physics
624 / 6,746
Biochemistry
441 / 13,388
Botany
388 / 11,435
Computer Science
382 / 4,779
Metallurgical Engineering
357 / 4,666
Inorganic Chemistry
326 / 11,622
Molecular Biology
313 / 9,198
Chemical Engineering
245 / 8,813
Genetics
240 / 12,174
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
225 / 3,215
Geology
213 / 1,916
Agricultural Science
207 / 3,112
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
207 / 2,329
Optical Engineering
194 / 1,411
Virology
185 / 4,279
Nutrition and Food Science
178 / 3,403
Astrophysics and Astronomy
171 / 7,275
Horticulture
162 / 3,399
Demography
150 / 2,915
Organic Chemistry
149 / 2,208
Anatomy and Physiology
147 / 2,749
Atomic and Molecular physics
141 / 1,902
Microbiology
132 / 4,247
Pathology
132 / 1,861
Animal Science
129 / 1,150
Ecology
118 / 1,989
Geography and Cartography
105 / 1,034
Computer Vision
105 / 1,866
Environmental Management
101 / 1,123
Radiochemistry
101 / 2,193
Psychology
101 / 1,329
Electronic Engineering
99 / 291
Zoology
93 / 983

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 132 459
1992 141 522
1993 182 596
1994 176 683
1995 163 754
1996 238 859
1997 208 921
1998 228 1254
1999 250 1425
2000 249 1680
2001 248 1931
2002 278 2297
2003 335 2686
2004 314 2967
2005 327 3997
2006 344 4275
2007 398 4966
2008 364 5590
2009 357 6342
2010 366 7278
2011 378 7949
2012 392 9261
2013 427 10299
2014 354 10738
2015 371 11113
2016 389 10868
2017 399 10897
2018 426 10419
2019 470 11542
2020 452 12919
2021 387 13661

Tuition

Local studetns Tuition, 535,800 per annum (JPY)

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Shushi Education, Primary Education, Special Education, Teacher Training
Hakase Agriculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Veterinary Science

Notable alumni

  1. Akira Kano

    Akira Kano
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1986-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    alpine skier
    Biography

    Akira Kano is a Japanese alpine skier and Paralympic Champion.

  2. Daichi Shimoyama

    Daichi Shimoyama
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1989-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Daichi Shimoyama, nicknamed Chi, is a Japanese professional basketball player who plays for the Aomori Wat's of the B.League in Japan. He had been the team captain of the Aomori Wat's.

  3. Sayaka Oishi

    Sayaka Oishi
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1991-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    sprinter
    Biography

    Sayaka Oishi is a Japanese sprinter. She finished fourth in the 4 × 400 metres relay at the 2015 Asian Championships. She was also the reserve relay member at the 2019 World Relays but was not selected to run.

General info

Alternative names 岩手大学
Founded 1949
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

Location and Contacts

Address 3-18-8 Ueda
Morioka, Iwate, 020-8550
Japan
Phone +81 (19) 621 6000
Fax +81 (19) 621 6065

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