Nihon University Rankings

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In the World#516 of 14178
In Asia#78 of 5833
In Japan#15 of 718
In Tokyo#5 of 84

Quick Review

Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female Ratio
68:32
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
39,223
Citations
592,721

Nihon University majors

by publication count

Medicine
12,154
Biology
6,610
Chemistry
5,873
Materials science
4,175
Physics
2,315
Mathematics
1,346
Computer science
1,298
Engineering
969
Psychology
926
Geology
588
Environmental science
483
Geography
347
Economics
303
Business
240
Political science
112
Sociology
69
History
59
Philosophy
38
Art
35

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine419157,515
Biology466163,435
Physics51941,381
Chemistry53191,422
Materials science55745,852
Psychology67527,675
Geology7554,744
Mathematics85012,452
Engineering9935,755
Environmental science10633,794
Economics11462,563
Geography12551,233
Sociology13381,019
Computer science13985,906
Business1713950
Political science1781236
History189717
Philosophy193313
Art24375

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19905541551
19915031742
19924992127
19935442154
19946112747
19956413103
19965773439
19977114229
19987564863
19997525473
20008746927
20017778015
20029599291
200398010730
2004117112613
2005115514641
2006131417239
2007127519353
2008124321978
2009124524552
2010129726660
2011143229717
2012142733008
2013140635333
2014137536138
2015148037551
2016144335509
2017160236083
2018177032378
2019175835881
2020156640006

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment77,651
Full time employee2,887
Student:staff ratio27:1

Tuition

Local studetnsUndergraduate tuition, 760,000-1,220,000 per annum; Master's degree tuition, 710,000-1,110,000 per annum; Doctorate's degree tuition, 680,000-1,080,000 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+
GakushiAnimal Husbandry, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business and Commerce, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Geography, International Relations, Journalism, Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Modern Languages, Natural Resources, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Veterinary Science
ShushiArchitecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Law, Design, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Engineering, English, Fine Arts, German, History, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Relations, Japanese, Journalism, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Natural Resources, Performing Arts, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Private Law, Psychology, Public Law, Real Estate, Sociology, Visual Arts
HakaseAeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Applied Chemistry, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Geography, Geography (Human), German, History, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Relations, Japanese, Journalism, Literature, Mathematics, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Medicine, Natural Resources, Naval Architecture, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Private Law, Psychology, Public Law, Real Estate, Sociology, Structural Architecture, Transport Engineering, Veterinary Science

General info

Alternative names日本大学
Founded1889
WikipediaNihon University
AccreditationJapan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
Colorspink

Location and Contacts

Address4-8-24 Kudan-Minami, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, Tokyo, 102-8275
Japan
City population13,943,000
Phone+81 (3) 5275 8116
Fax+81 (3) 5275 8315

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