Showa University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#910 of 14,131 In the World
#195 of 5,830 In Asia
#46 of 719 In Japan
#13 of 84 In Tokyo
#94 of 1,002 For Dentistry
Top50% For 43 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - October; October-March)

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,179
Citations
401,433

Showa University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
10,514 / 208,739
Biology
5,203 / 181,866
Chemistry
1,885 / 58,401
Surgery
1,503 / 28,538
Oncology and Cancer research
1,400 / 32,038
Pathology
1,181 / 25,136
Biochemistry
927 / 41,191
Molecular Biology
909 / 44,436
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
903 / 18,570
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
828 / 13,046
Immunology
806 / 36,593
Anatomy and Physiology
805 / 11,858
Psychology
758 / 20,425
Physics
757 / 16,027
Cardiology
701 / 8,761
Engineering
696 / 13,743
Anesthesiology
683 / 9,012
Computer Science
650 / 16,277
Materials Science
530 / 11,340
Pharmacology
514 / 12,379
Dentistry
490 / 13,292
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
413 / 10,660
Radiation Therapy
391 / 4,980
Health Science
367 / 13,719
Neuroscience
328 / 11,692
Demography
287 / 9,712
Genetics
256 / 12,901
Physical Therapy
253 / 3,605
Orthodontics
244 / 3,528
Pediatrics
243 / 4,559
Audiology
224 / 3,612
Microbiology
219 / 6,027
Urology
217 / 5,420
Organic Chemistry
211 / 3,674
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
193 / 3,100
Critical Care Nursing
190 / 4,269
Dermatology
167 / 2,378
Respiratory Therapy
162 / 4,187
Virology
154 / 5,482
Biophysics
153 / 2,496

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 396 1716
1992 382 2180
1993 392 2445
1994 399 2714
1995 465 3169
1996 455 3523
1997 470 4659
1998 506 6101
1999 517 6882
2000 482 8009
2001 514 9214
2002 544 10876
2003 588 11902
2004 585 13209
2005 524 14919
2006 601 16851
2007 513 17223
2008 547 18831
2009 586 19981
2010 604 20628
2011 614 22470
2012 648 23959
2013 641 25382
2014 609 25768
2015 653 25785
2016 725 25085
2017 783 25603
2018 780 22033
2019 850 24609
2020 984 28608
2021 1028 34387

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 Medicine, Pharmacy
Hakase Medicine

Notable alumni

  1. Katsuya Takasu

    Katsuya Takasu
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    plastic surgeonphysician
    Biography

    Katsuya Takasu is a plastic surgeon based in Tokyo. He has attracted controversies regarding his stances of Holocaust and Nanking Massacre denial.

  2. Yukio Hattori

    Yukio Hattori
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    cookmodel
    Biography

    Dr. Yukio Hattori is best known as an expert commentator on the Japanese television show Iron Chef. Hattori is also the fifth president of the Hattori Nutrition College; the Iron Chef end credits mention that the program is "produced in cooperation with" the College. Hattori received a Ph.D. from Showa University.

General info

Alternative names 昭和大学
Founded 1928
Accreditation Japan Institution for Higher Education Evaluation (JIHEE)

Location and Contacts

Address 1-5-8 Hatanodai
Tokyo, Tokyo, 142-8555
Japan
City population 14,048,000
Phone +81 (3) 3784 8000
Fax +81 (3) 3784 8012

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