Kwansei Gakuin University Rankings

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In the World#1195 of 14178
In Asia#248 of 5833
In Japan#47 of 718
In Nishinomiya#1 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Protestant The United Church of Christ in Japan
Acceptance rate
15%
Enrollment
15,500
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,209
Citations
96,277

Kwansei Gakuin University majors

by publication count

Chemistry
1,971
Materials science
888
Computer science
836
Psychology
665
Biology
519
Physics
373
Mathematics
358
Economics
312
Business
163
Engineering
121
Medicine
115
Sociology
86
Political science
73
Geography
63
Geology
44
History
32
Environmental science
17
Philosophy
14
Art
10

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Chemistry85840,186
Economics9893,759
Physics12015,251
Psychology12157,892
Business12402,145
Materials science127710,859
History147339
Mathematics15423,454
Political science1603308
Biology161110,530
Sociology1665566
Computer science18483,108
Geology2194236
Geography2349254
Philosophy25174
Engineering2695427
Art27063
Medicine27451,354
Environmental science3610112

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199027346
199135406
199255449
199356448
199457427
199569508
199679527
199779646
1998106827
199997917
2000107825
20011181042
20021431198
20031271233
20041421716
20052032088
20062432553
20072162875
20082313374
20092053518
20102523758
20112474426
20122624804
20133035193
20142975612
20153565630
20163455376
20174126304
20184795878
20193746532
20203998114

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate15%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment15,500
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio16:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$8,750$11,250
International students$8,750$11,250

Kwansei Gakuin University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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+++
GakushiArchitecture and Planning, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Economics, International Studies, Law, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Welfare, Sociology
ShushiAccountancy, Aesthetics, American Studies, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, English, English Studies, Ethics, French, French Studies, Geography, German, Germanic Studies, History, Japanese, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Studies, Secondary Education, Sociology, Theology, Welfare and Protective Services
HakaseBusiness Administration, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Law, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Sociology, Welfare and Protective Services

General info

Alternative namesKG
関西学院大学
Founded1912
WikipediaKwansei Gakuin University
AccreditationJapan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
MottoMastery for Service
Colorsblue, white, yellow
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

Address1-1-155 Uegahara
Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 662-8501
Japan
City population487,000
Phone+81 (798) 546 115
Fax+81 (798) 510 954

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