Niigata University Rankings

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In the World#920 of 14178
In Asia#175 of 5833
In Japan#28 of 718
In Niigata#1 of 6

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Enrollment
12,289
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
36,731
Citations
908,868

Niigata University majors

by publication count

Medicine
11,803
Biology
7,344
Chemistry
5,051
Physics
3,189
Materials science
3,034
Mathematics
1,230
Computer science
1,159
Geology
992
Psychology
523
Engineering
499
Environmental science
348
Geography
194
Economics
117
Business
116
Political science
51
Sociology
38
Philosophy
12
History
10
Art
7

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics283137,712
Biology308305,445
Medicine340225,165
Geology41715,122
Chemistry48399,839
Materials science62738,347
Mathematics88811,555
Psychology92214,715
Geography10891,647
Environmental science11223,352
Engineering12033,731
Computer science12607,189
Economics1923647
Philosophy21429
Art25754
Business2665278
Political science296044
Sociology304772
History31432

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19905423057
19915783310
19926874274
19936504750
19946685798
19957266686
19967327966
19977878607
199886210358
199993912466
200088315013
200196117254
2002100619867
2003104923002
2004100824346
2005107526598
2006101129206
2007111330944
200898132880
2009102934583
2010109036055
2011113639782
2012122143921
2013130346935
2014130948019
2015126749312
2016133049765
2017139351530
2018145446910
2019151052828
2020137758414

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment12,289
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

International studetns535,800 per annum except for programmes offered by the Faculty of Law, 804,000 (JPY)
Local studetns520,800 per annum (JPY)

Niigata 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+++
GakushiAgriculture, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Law, Mathematics, Medicine, Music, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Oral Pathology, Sports, Welfare and Protective Services
ShushiAgriculture, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Food Science, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Management, Materials Engineering, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Oral Pathology, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Primary Education, Public Administration, Social Studies, Welfare and Protective Services
HakaseAgriculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Cultural Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Food Science, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Law, Literature, Materials Engineering, Natural Sciences, Oral Pathology, Philosophy, Social Studies, Welfare and Protective Services

General info

Alternative namesNU
新潟大学
Founded1922
WikipediaNiigata University
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
MottoAutonomy and Creation
Colorsgreen
Academic structureFaculty of Humanities
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Agriculture
College of Creative Studies
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Modern Society and Culture
Graduate School of Science and Technology
Graduate School of Heath Sciences
Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsJapan Association of National Universities

Location and Contacts

Address8050, Ikarashi 2-nocho
Niigata, Niigata, 950-2181
Japan
City population797,000
Phone+81 (25) 262 7628
Fax+81 (25) 262 7519

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