Okayama University Rankings

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In the World#754 of 14178
In Asia#131 of 5833
In Japan#20 of 718
In Okayama#1 of 8
In Chemistry#256 of 6,454

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
47%
Enrollment
13,012
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
61,779
Citations
1,461,892

Okayama University majors

by publication count

Medicine
18,069
Chemistry
13,342
Biology
11,772
Materials science
5,672
Physics
2,443
Computer science
2,217
Mathematics
1,455
Engineering
1,276
Geology
1,234
Psychology
929
Environmental science
559
Geography
187
Economics
135
Business
121
Political science
48
Sociology
45
History
28
Art
23
Philosophy
17

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Chemistry219253,600
Geology24437,839
Biology245430,032
Medicine292281,512
Materials science35282,277
Art417485
Physics42759,380
Engineering46419,058
Environmental science6559,193
Mathematics78014,863
Psychology90315,417
Computer science110810,105
Geography1489811
Sociology1800455
Economics1856725
Philosophy22098
Business2357408
Political science247189
History29533

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19908954793
19919955299
199211216443
199311216200
199410747191
19959958177
199611158615
199711749578
1998127511706
1999124512891
2000137615770
2001147917752
2002149620682
2003161924487
2004171827717
2005185132719
2006178637530
2007182442610
2008190546490
2009190751613
2010191856307
2011194063306
2012200071301
2013208476153
2014196576126
2015201176945
2016206574347
2017216574914
2018229966039
2019235673016
2020227580076

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate47%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or recognized equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment13,012
Full time employee1,387
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

Local studetnsUndergraduate tuition, 535,800 per annum; Postgraduate tuition, 804,000 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+
ShushiAgriculture, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Public Administration
HakaseAgriculture, Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Pharmacy, Philosophy

General info

Alternative names岡山大学
Founded1922
WikipediaOkayama University
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
MottoCreating and fostering higher knowledge and wisdom
Colorsblue, red
Academic structureFaculty of Letters
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
Medical School, Shikata Campus
Dental School, Shikata Campus
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Environmental Science and Technology
Faculty of Agriculture

Location and Contacts

Address1-1-1 Tsushima-Naka
Okayama, Okayama, 700-8530
Japan
City population721,000
Phone+81 (86) 252 1111
Fax+81 (86) 254 6104

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