Nanzan University: Statistics

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#2611 of 14,131 In the World
#790 of 5,830 In Asia
#160 of 719 In Japan
#6 of 20 In Nagoya
#817 of 1,051 For International Relations and Diplomacy
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Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Acceptance rate
44%
Enrollment
9,500
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate44%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - July; September-February)
Enrollment9,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio11:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
962
Citations
9,822

Nanzan University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
217 / 2,840
Engineering
179 / 1,440
Business
148 / 1,508
Computer Science
148 / 923
Economics
135 / 1,493
Mathematics
108 / 889
Psychology
67 / 1,298
Automation and Control engineering
63 / 472
Sociology
53 / 649
Environmental Science
38 / 298
Software Engineering
36 / 166
Finance
35 / 578
Art & Design
35 / 231
Applied Mathematics
35 / 115
Demography
34 / 217
Political Science
34 / 159
International Business
32 / 102
Biology
31 / 147
Medicine
30 / 226
Linguistics
30 / 1,560
History
26 / 80
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
23 / 21
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
23 / 450
Investment Banking and Stock trading
23 / 464
Social Psychology
22 / 739
Statistics
22 / 64
Computer Networking
21 / 78
International Economics
20 / 69
Systems Engineering
20 / 130
Geography and Cartography
20 / 78
Physics
17 / 79
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
16 / 78
Philosophy
15 / 89
Development Studies
14 / 244
Zoology
14 / 4
International Trade
13 / 32
Blockchain and Cryptography
13 / 98
Education Majors
13 / 116
Law
13 / 20
Project Management
12 / 25

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 44
1992 5 19
1993 4 34
1994 4 46
1995 11 39
1996 8 51
1997 12 53
1998 11 82
1999 19 111
2000 8 82
2001 19 150
2002 28 136
2003 24 205
2004 23 237
2005 23 221
2006 29 271
2007 32 342
2008 30 416
2009 52 568
2010 42 579
2011 46 673
2012 63 676
2013 47 671
2014 52 741
2015 71 702
2016 58 641
2017 89 634
2018 72 619
2019 92 734
2020 59 821
2021 71 905

Tuition

Local studetns First year, 1,265,200; subsequent years, 953,000 (JPY)

Nanzan University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 +++
Gakushi Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Economics, Information Technology, Law, Modern Languages, Public Administration, Social Sciences
Shushi Administration, Anthropology, Automation and Control Engineering, Business Administration, Christian Religious Studies, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, International Studies, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Modern Languages, Public Administration, Software Engineering
Hakase Anthropology, Economics, Information Technology, International Studies, Management, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Public Administration, Religious Studies

Notable alumni

  1. Sakon Yamamoto

    Sakon Yamamoto
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1982-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    racing automobile driver
    Biography

    Sakon Yamamoto is a Japanese racing driver turned politician. He competed in 21 Formula One Grands Prix during the 2006, 2007 and 2010 seasons.

  2. Tarcisio Isao Kikuchi

    Tarcisio Isao Kikuchi
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    Catholic priest
    Biography

    Tarcisio Isao Kikuchi is a Japanese Roman Catholic prelate and professed member from the Divine Word Missionaries who has been serving as Archbishop of Tokyo since his appointment in 2017. He was a former worker in the missions of Ghana in Western Africa. Prior to his installation as Archbishop of Tokyo, he had served as the Bishop of Niigata since 2004 when he was first named as a bishop.

General info

Alternative names 南山大学
Founded 1949
Accreditation Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
Motto Hominis Dignitati
For human dignity
Academic structure Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Foreign Studies
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Policy Studies
Faculty of Mathematical Sciences and Information Engineering
Graduate School of Humanities
Graduate School International Area Studies
Graduate School Economics
Graduate School Business Administration
Nanzan School of Law
Graduate School Policy Studies
Graduate School Mathematical Sciences and Information Engineering
Affiliations and memberships International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)

Location and Contacts

Address 18 Yamazato-cho Showa-ku
Nagoya, Aichi, 466-8673
Japan
City population 2,327,000
Phone +81 (52) 832 3111
Fax +81 (52) 833 6985

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