Kobe University Rankings

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In the World#479 of 14178
In Asia#67 of 5833
In Japan#12 of 718
In Kobe#1 of 18
In Physics#214 of 5,939

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
16,226
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
55,998
Citations
1,552,542

Kobe University majors

by publication count

Medicine
13,233
Biology
9,867
Chemistry
7,448
Materials science
5,067
Physics
4,381
Computer science
3,789
Mathematics
2,728
Engineering
1,739
Geology
1,264
Economics
1,235
Psychology
925
Business
669
Environmental science
612
Geography
329
Political science
253
Sociology
109
History
61
Art
25
Philosophy
24

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics189224,618
Biology235458,365
Chemistry297178,370
Geology31124,630
Medicine342224,261
Engineering35926,616
Art366588
Computer science40163,678
Materials science41366,149
Economics41918,337
Mathematics42738,659
Business53311,717
Environmental science6888,515
History732238
Political science8321,493
Philosophy931139
Geography10031,947
Sociology10231,879
Psychology103011,123

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19907297674
19917548681
19927269351
199373110108
199478910218
199576911634
199683812249
199783513714
199898414640
1999104817132
2000119319395
2001125921457
2002136323474
2003128126957
2004138328579
2005144931990
2006161737122
2007167439869
2008171944360
2009184648469
2010177552789
2011181259996
2012216173627
2013213778577
2014221478521
2015253784951
2016243987640
2017262788051
2018274582901
2019279394369
20202581105069

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment16,226
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

Local studetns535,800 per annum (JPY)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
ShushiAstronomy and Space Science, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics
HakaseAstronomy and Space Science, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics

General info

Alternative names神戸大学
Founded1902
WikipediaKobe University
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
MottoIntegrity - Freedom - Cooperation
Academic structureFaculty of Letters
Faculty of Intercultural Studies
Faculty of Human Development
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Maritime Sciences

Location and Contacts

Address1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku
Kobe, Hyogo, 657-8501
Japan
City population1,523,000
Phone+81 (78) 803 5040
Fax+81 (78) 803 5049

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