Osaka City University: Statistics

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#627 of 14,131 In the World
#104 of 5,830 In Asia
#22 of 719 In Japan
#1 of 10 In Osaka
#94 of 1,067 For Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Top50% For 70 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
31%
Enrollment
9,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate31%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or recognized equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment9,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio11:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
30,117
Citations
739,766

Osaka City University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
11,000 / 255,721
Biology
7,056 / 223,094
Physics
6,426 / 170,113
Chemistry
5,618 / 141,272
Engineering
3,564 / 51,412
Materials Science
2,244 / 31,831
Surgery
1,883 / 48,893
Oncology and Cancer research
1,643 / 44,128
Pathology
1,626 / 44,305
Quantum and Particle physics
1,615 / 75,526
Biochemistry
1,472 / 50,843
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
1,395 / 36,123
Environmental Science
1,362 / 32,109
Nuclear Physics
1,110 / 66,485
Computer Science
1,067 / 15,218
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
978 / 14,533
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
974 / 25,967
Immunology
871 / 30,904
Condensed Matter Physics
835 / 10,784
Molecular Biology
813 / 35,121
Cardiology
787 / 26,480
Atomic and Molecular physics
785 / 14,126
Organic Chemistry
704 / 15,204
Anatomy and Physiology
645 / 17,171
Optical Engineering
563 / 7,339
Psychology
562 / 15,904
Geology
547 / 8,688
Demography
536 / 19,382
Radiation Therapy
488 / 6,867
Pharmacology
439 / 10,269
Anesthesiology
391 / 7,270
Theoretical Physics
384 / 9,559
Biophysics
375 / 9,638
Ecology
371 / 12,561
Botany
364 / 9,683
Pharmacy
352 / 7,598
Microbiology
337 / 9,734
Inorganic Chemistry
335 / 18,895
Health Science
327 / 10,238
Urology
312 / 6,090

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 592 3476
1992 532 3754
1993 571 4101
1994 576 4450
1995 635 5420
1996 692 6256
1997 769 7705
1998 883 8839
1999 836 10628
2000 962 11972
2001 982 13867
2002 987 15906
2003 1075 18544
2004 1016 21514
2005 1065 25334
2006 1046 27522
2007 1078 30802
2008 1048 32755
2009 1021 35726
2010 1042 37391
2011 992 40277
2012 1118 45492
2013 1125 47121
2014 1110 46724
2015 1147 48307
2016 1053 46007
2017 1216 46810
2018 1263 43022
2019 1478 46628
2020 1362 52175
2021 1603 58292

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 +
Shushi Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, Law, Literature, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Social Welfare, Social Work

Notable alumni

  1. Shinya Yamanaka

    Shinya Yamanaka
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1962-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    physicistsurgeongeneticistbiologistprofessor
    Biography

    Shinya Yamanaka is a Japanese stem cell researcher, and a Nobel Prize laureate. He serves as the director of Center for iPS Cell (induced Pluripotent Stem Cell) Research and Application and a professor at the Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences at Kyoto University; as a senior investigator at the UCSF-affiliated Gladstone Institutes in San Francisco, California; and as a professor of anatomy at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Yamanaka is also a past president of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR).

  2. Takeshi Kaikō

    Takeshi Kaikō
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1930-1989 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    journalistpeace activistcontributing editorwriterprosaist
    Biography

    Takeshi Kaikō was a prominent post-World War II Japanese novelist, short-story writer, essayist, literary critic, and television documentary writer. He was distinguished by his knowledge, intellect, sense of humor and conversational skills, and although his style has been criticized as wordy and obtuse, he was one of the more popular Japanese writers in the late Shōwa period.

  3. Hideo Hashimoto

    Hideo Hashimoto
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1979-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Hideo Hashimoto is a Japanese football player. He plays for FC Imabari.

  4. Tokushichi Nomura II

    Tokushichi Nomura II
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1878-1945 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurart collectorpolitician
    Biography

    Tokushichi Nomura II was a Japanese businessman and investor. He was the founder of the Nomura Group zaibatsu who formed Nomura Securities in 1925. In 1928, he was appointed to the House of Peers in Japan.

  5. Motoi Oyama

    Motoi Oyama
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1951-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    businesspersonathlete
    Biography

    Motoi Oyama is a Japanese businessman specializing in footwear. After graduating from Department of Commerce of Osaka City University, in January 1982 he joined ASICS where he worked ever since. In July 2001 he became President of ASICS Europe, and between June 2004 and February 2008 held senior manager positions at the central ASICS offices. On 8 February 2008, he was appointed as ASICS President, and in April 2011 also became its chief executive officer.

  6. Eiichi Yamashita

    Eiichi Yamashita
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1947-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Eiichi Yamashita is a Japanese politician of the New Komeito Party, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Toyonaka, Osaka, he graduated from Kyoto University and received a master's degree in law from Osaka City University, he was elected for the first time in 1992.

General info

Alternative names 大阪市立大学
Founded 1928
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Motto Creativity, Friendliness and Flexibility
Colors agate, sapphire, gray
Academic structure Faculty of Business
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Literature and Human Sciences
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Medicine
School of Nursing
Faculty of Human Life Science

Location and Contacts

Address 3-3-138 Sugimoto, Sumiyoshi-ku
Osaka, Osaka, 558-8585
Japan
City population 2,752,000
Phone +81 (6) 6605 3453
Fax +81 (6) 6605 2058

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