Shizuoka University: Statistics

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#904 of 14,131 In the World
#190 of 5,830 In Asia
#44 of 719 In Japan
#1 of 3 In Shizuoka
#196 of 1,741 For Optical Engineering
Top50% For 46 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
40%
Enrollment
10,090
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate40%
Admissions RequirementsFor applicants to undergraduate programmes: 12-year education course certificate; Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students; Sufficient level in Japanese language. For applicants to graduate programmes, conditions are the same except that a 16-year education course is requested (or 15-year education course plus recommandation from the university after evaluation of the academic records).
Academic CalendarApril to March
Enrollment10,090
Full time employee1,152
Student:staff ratio9:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
18,250
Citations
313,524

Shizuoka University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
8,077 / 99,163
Chemistry
7,914 / 125,433
Physics
7,227 / 111,808
Materials Science
5,425 / 65,225
Biology
3,117 / 79,792
Computer Science
1,525 / 13,545
Environmental Science
1,459 / 25,594
Optical Engineering
1,453 / 18,058
Biochemistry
810 / 26,558
Chemical Engineering
725 / 11,788
Geology
686 / 13,832
Medicine
640 / 11,676
Condensed Matter Physics
640 / 10,190
Inorganic Chemistry
625 / 11,005
Atomic and Molecular physics
578 / 7,050
Botany
565 / 13,945
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
541 / 5,197
Electronic Engineering
502 / 4,816
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
440 / 5,572
Nanotechnology
395 / 5,932
Organic Chemistry
380 / 7,559
Mathematics
358 / 4,478
Automation and Control engineering
356 / 4,580
Electrical Engineering
344 / 4,958
Computer Vision
325 / 3,179
Psychology
287 / 2,610
Molecular Biology
272 / 7,141
Computer Networking
258 / 2,289
Ecology
257 / 4,642
Radiochemistry
247 / 4,155
Microbiology
245 / 10,110
Earth science and Geophysics
241 / 5,060
Quantum and Particle physics
227 / 18,675
Petrology and Geochemistry
222 / 4,135
Art & Design
218 / 1,414
Nutrition and Food Science
207 / 6,857
Demography
205 / 3,884
Horticulture
205 / 2,066
Genetics
199 / 6,483
Acoustical Engineering
196 / 1,906

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 283 1506
1992 296 1654
1993 297 1741
1994 322 1982
1995 293 2020
1996 372 2551
1997 388 2663
1998 415 3042
1999 414 3791
2000 477 4437
2001 523 5340
2002 555 6669
2003 602 7307
2004 607 8198
2005 593 9558
2006 618 11269
2007 649 11929
2008 638 12840
2009 749 14349
2010 741 14922
2011 795 16560
2012 758 17161
2013 852 18644
2014 788 19382
2015 904 20233
2016 837 20679
2017 907 20822
2018 975 20633
2019 954 22794
2020 909 25939
2021 784 27338

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $3,750$3,750
International students $3,750$3,750

Shizuoka University has on-campus housing.

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 +++
Gakushi Agriculture, Anthropology, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, History, Japanese, Literature, Mathematics and Computer Science, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology
Shushi Agriculture, Anthropology, Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, History, Japanese, Law, Literature, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology
Hakase Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Information Sciences, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science

Notable alumni

  1. Hajime Shacho

    Hajime Shacho
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1993-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    television producerYouTuber
    Biography

    Hajime Syacho is a Japanese YouTuber who, as of March 2019, had the largest number of YouTube channel subscribers in Japan. He is part of the multi-channel network UUUM. He is nicknamed Hajimen (はじめん) and Moyashi (もやし).

  2. Kenjiro Takayanagi

    Kenjiro Takayanagi
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1899-1990 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    inventorengineerpioneer
    Biography

    Kenjiro Takayanagi was a Japanese engineer and a pioneer in the development of television. Although he failed to gain much recognition in the West, he built the world's first all-electronic television receiver, and is referred to as "the father of television".

  3. Fuku Akino

    Fuku Akino
    Years
    1908-2001 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Fuku Akino was a Japanese painter. She was born in Futamata, Iwata-gun, Shizuoka Prefecture (currently, Nimata Town, Tenryu Ward, Hamamatsu City). She became known by her paintings of Indian themes, landscapes and peoples.

General info

Alternative names 静岡大学
Founded 1949
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Motto Freedom and Enlightenment, Creation of the Future
Academic structure Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Informatics
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Agriculture

Location and Contacts

Address 836 Ohya, Suruga-ku
Shizuoka, Shizuoka, 422-8529
Japan
City population 686,000
Phone +81 (54) 237 1111
Fax +81 (54) 237 0146

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