Ryukoku University Rankings

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In the World#1458 of 14178
In Asia#335 of 5833
In Japan#67 of 718
In Kyoto#4 of 24

Quick Review

Religion
Buddhist Honjo school, Jodo Shinshu
Acceptance rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,110
Citations
53,105

Ryukoku University majors

by publication count

Materials science
1,056
Computer science
653
Chemistry
570
Philosophy
520
Biology
369
Mathematics
280
Physics
206
Psychology
165
Engineering
130
Art
123
History
112
Medicine
106
Political science
88
Economics
83
Sociology
81
Environmental science
68
Geography
63
Business
43
Geology
17

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics11196,535
Materials science124611,279
Mathematics12555,745
Computer science14625,247
Chemistry163810,228
Political science1731255
Geography1739568
Art198211
Biology19845,944
Philosophy202611
Psychology20352,114
Economics2082493
Engineering2315737
Environmental science2374542
Sociology2449166
Geology2692106
History27884
Business2818227
Medicine3399639

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19903899
199146168
199245192
199379153
199471219
199565203
199663286
199776338
199886384
199981468
2000132460
200184584
2002106636
2003127821
2004125976
20051401155
20061621398
2007981520
20081391709
20091501930
20101592168
20111642643
20121522759
20131633154
20141643275
20152223238
20162203360
20172623560
20182883578
20192834321
20202174857

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or recognized foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment12,500

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+
ShushiAfrican Studies, Arts and Humanities, Asian Religious Studies, Asian Studies, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, International Studies, Journalism, Law, Political Sciences, Social Welfare, Sociology, Technology
HakaseAfrican Studies, Arts and Humanities, Asian Religious Studies, Asian Studies, Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, International Studies, Law, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Social Welfare, Sociology, Technology

General info

Alternative names龍谷大学
Founded1639
WikipediaRyukoku University
AccreditationJapan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Location and Contacts

Address67 Tsukamoto-cho
Kyoto, Kyoto, 612-8577
Japan
City population1,466,000
Phone+81 (75) 642 1111

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