Niigata University: Ranking & Review

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Niigata Rank Japan Rank World Rank
1 18 872
Top 6%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate45%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$6,250
International students$6,250$6,250

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-+++

General info

Alternative namesNU
MottoAutonomy and Creation
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
Affiliations and membershipsJapan Association of National Universities
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
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address8050, Ikarashi 2-nocho
Niigata, Niigata, 950-2181
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone+81 (25) 262 7628
Fax+81 (25) 262 7519

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