Rikkyo University Rankings

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In the World#929 of 14178
In Asia#179 of 5833
In Japan#30 of 718
In Tokyo#10 of 84

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
15%
Enrollment
17,500
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,088
Citations
98,288

Rikkyo University majors

by publication count

Physics
1,723
Chemistry
868
Biology
415
Materials science
310
Mathematics
298
Psychology
294
Computer science
129
Political science
106
Business
77
Sociology
73
Medicine
70
Economics
54
History
53
Geology
44
Geography
44
Environmental science
34
Art
31
Engineering
28
Philosophy
16

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics50642,946
Geology11311,784
Chemistry143014,163
Political science1463381
Biology152511,997
Mathematics16193,018
Philosophy164823
Psychology16673,667
Materials science17645,053
Sociology1960351
Art198111
History209812
Economics2333334
Computer science23621,554
Business2401392
Geography2934122
Environmental science3136202
Medicine3412629
Engineering3904100

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199043265
199139320
199237285
199332312
199443369
199538315
199648347
199756452
199859397
199989556
200070660
200184894
200287852
2003871010
2004921275
20051261452
20061571928
20071502279
20081372775
20092003404
20101943405
20111914403
20121724716
20131975055
20142125639
20151955765
20162116188
20172526447
20182826900
20192477120
20202378153

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate15%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-January)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio50:1

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+
GakushiArts and Humanities, Law, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences
ShushiArts and Humanities, Christian Religious Studies, Economics, Law, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Sociology, Theology
HakaseArts and Humanities, Asian Religious Studies, Business Administration, Economics, Law, Natural Sciences, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Theology, Tourism, Welfare and Protective Services

General info

Alternative names立教大学
Founded1922
WikipediaRikkyo University
AccreditationJapan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
MottoPro Deo et Patria
For God and Country

Location and Contacts

Address3-34-1 Nishi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku
Tokyo, Tokyo, 171-8501
Japan
City population13,943,000
Phone+81 (3) 3985 2208
Fax+81 (3) 3985 2826

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