Meiji Gakuin University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2373 of 14,160 In the World
#713 of 5,829 In Asia
#150 of 718 In Japan
#33 of 84 In Tokyo
#912 of 1,010 For Nuclear Physics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
32%
Enrollment
12,214
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate32%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment12,214

Publications & Citations

Publications
928
Citations
18,572

Meiji Gakuin University majors

by publication & citation count

Physics
237 / 8,477
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
171 / 2,903
Quantum and Particle physics
168 / 7,356
Psychology
120 / 2,630
Nuclear Physics
111 / 7,229
Biology
106 / 3,117
Economics
91 / 676
Medicine
82 / 1,094
Mathematics
65 / 299
Computer Science
56 / 327
Business
52 / 556
Environmental Science
48 / 1,226
Botany
43 / 1,618
Political Science
42 / 40
Social Psychology
42 / 1,791
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
40 / 185
Theoretical Physics
39 / 307
Chemistry
38 / 1,146
Demography
34 / 1,056
Sociology
30 / 1,410
Linguistics
26 / 311
Geography and Cartography
24 / 524
Cognitive Science
24 / 102
Child Psychology
21 / 211
Art & Design
21 / 38
Engineering
19 / 82
Ecology
18 / 1,029
Development Studies
17 / 72
Biochemistry
15 / 802
Condensed Matter Physics
15 / 169
Psychiatry
14 / 373
Political Economy
13 / 9
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
12 / 90
Zoology
12 / 320
Health Science
12 / 126
Investment Banking and Stock trading
12 / 476
Agricultural Science
11 / 139
Physical Therapy
11 / 38
Statistics
10 / 13
History
10 / 6

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 8 65
1991 9 54
1992 13 43
1993 13 54
1994 16 105
1995 31 248
1996 18 333
1997 33 285
1998 26 343
1999 21 450
2000 20 291
2001 19 366
2002 22 370
2003 19 467
2004 19 459
2005 22 442
2006 18 490
2007 21 623
2008 19 733
2009 29 736
2010 34 924
2011 32 810
2012 29 1030
2013 31 951
2014 61 1029
2015 42 1147
2016 42 1136
2017 33 940
2018 66 814
2019 57 1095
2020 47 1047

Tuition

Local studetns Enrolment Fee, 200,000; Tuition fee, 475,550-951,000 per annum for undergraduate programmes; 510,000 per annum for graduate programmes. (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 Art History, Business Administration, Economics, English, Fine Arts, French, International Studies, Literature, Musicology, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology
Hakase Art History, Business Administration, Economics, English, French, International Studies, Law, Literature, Musicology, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Video

Notable alumni

  1. Tōru Furuya

    Tōru Furuya
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    seiyūactorchild actor
    Biography

    Tōru Furuya is a Japanese actor, voice actor and narrator. As a child, he was a member of Gekidan Himawari, a children's acting troupe. He is currently employed by the talent management firm Aoni Production.

  2. Eiji Okuda

    Eiji Okuda
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorseiyūfilm actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Eiji Okuda is a Japanese actor and film director. Born in Kasugai, Aichi, he was nominated for the Best Actor award at the 1990 Japanese Academy Awards for his performance in Sen no Rikyu. He won the award for best actor at the 37th Blue Ribbon Awards for Like a Rolling Stone.

  3. Kensaku Morita

    Kensaku Morita
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politiciansingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Kensaku Morita is a Japanese politician, actor and singer. He was elected as the Governor of Chiba Prefecture in March 2009 to April 2021 and re-elected to a second term in March 2013. He previously served one term in the House of Councillors of the National Diet, representing the Tokyo at-large district from 1992 until 1998, and two terms in the House of Representatives from 1998 until 2003, representing the Tokyo 4th district.

  4. Miliyah Kato

    Miliyah Kato
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Miho Katō, better known by her stage name of Miliyah Kato (加藤 ミリヤ, Katō Miriya) is a Japanese pop and urban singer, songwriter, fashion designer, and author. In 2003, Kato started her career as a singer when she provided vocal to Reggae Disco Rockers' song "Cherry Oh! Baby". Her hip-hop-influenced debut album, Rose (2005) was certified platinum in Japan. She gained further recognition when she was featured in M-Flo's track "One Day" (2005). Kato's second studio album Diamond Princess achieved minor commercial success, certified gold by the RIAJ and peaking at number five in Japan. Her third studio album, Tokyo Star (2008) yielded her first top-ten single, "La La La", which was later certified double-platinum for its ringtone sales. Kato's first compilation album Best Destiny (2008) became her first number-one album, certified platinum in Japan. Her fourth studio album Ring became her best-selling album, and yielded three top-ten singles: "Sayonara Baby", "20 -Cry-", and "Love Forever", which was certified million in Japan. The song from the album, "Aitai" were certified triple-platinum despite being not released as a single. Her fifth studio album Heaven (2010) debuted atop on the Oricon chart and has yielded two platinum singles, "Why" and "Last Love".

  5. Hiroyuki Yoshiie

    Hiroyuki Yoshiie
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Hiroyuki Yoshiie is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party, a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). He has also held a professorship at Shoin University. A native of Nagano Prefecture and graduate of Meiji Gakuin University, he was elected to his first term in 2012. As of 2021, he was the Chairman of the Judicial Affairs Committee.

  6. Debito Arudou

    Debito Arudou
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Debito Arudou is an American-born Japanese writer, blogger, and human rights activist. He was born in the United States and became a naturalized Japanese citizen in 2000.

  7. Moriteru Ueshiba

    Moriteru Ueshiba
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Enrolled in Meiji Gakuin University
    Graduated with economics
    Occupations
    aikidokaDoshu
    Biography

    Moriteru Ueshiba is a Japanese master of aikido. He is a grandson of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of aikido, and son of Kisshomaru Ueshiba. Ueshiba is the third and current Doshu (hereditary head) of the Aikikai.

General info

Alternative names 明治学院大学
Founded 1877
Accreditation Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
Motto Do For Others
Academic structure School of Literature
School of Economics
School of Sociology and Social Work
Faculty of Law
Faculty of International Studies
Faculty of Psychology
Affiliations and memberships Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)

Location and Contacts

Address 1-2-37 Shirokane-dai
Tokyo, Tokyo, 108-8636
Japan
City population 13,943,000
Phone +81 (3) 5421 5152
Fax +81 (3) 5421 5458

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