University of the Ryukyus Rankings

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In the World#1360 of 14178
In Asia#307 of 5833
In Japan#62 of 718
In Nishihara#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
37%
Enrollment
8,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
13,954
Citations
261,817

University of the Ryukyus majors

by publication count

Biology
4,442
Medicine
3,570
Chemistry
1,458
Materials science
727
Computer science
604
Geology
548
Engineering
497
Mathematics
439
Physics
374
Geography
307
Environmental science
280
Psychology
168
Business
53
Political science
37
Economics
32
Sociology
19
History
17
Art
9
Philosophy
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology47912,111
Biology570116,512
Engineering67511,388
Medicine72153,562
Geography7603,295
Chemistry104028,143
Environmental science11952,931
Physics13054,231
Materials science17095,520
Mathematics17392,463
History182220
Computer science19552,686
Psychology20901,964
Economics2394307
Political science275860
Business3148148
Sociology352634

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990137360
1991160465
1992185490
1993198657
1994195799
1995214907
19962371047
19972051105
19982391451
19992871745
20003302294
20013172593
20023933446
20033724259
20043654962
20054026073
20064717148
20074807965
20085249259
200957310515
201050211833
201154913851
201263715517
201358216684
201461717125
201556816660
201658716802
201764417020
201871515170
201967617298
202067818958

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate37%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - October; October-March)
Enrollment8,500

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+
GakushiAgriculture, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Education, English, Fine Arts, Geography, Health Sciences, Japanese, Law, Mathematics, Music Education, Physics, Psychology, Social Policy
ShushiBusiness Administration, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Tourism
HakaseCultural Studies, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Health Sciences, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Medicine, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative names琉球大学
Founded1950
WikipediaUniversity of the Ryukyus
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)

Location and Contacts

Address1 Senbaru
Nishihara, Okinawa, 903-0213
Japan
City population35,000
Phone+81 (98) 895 8131
Fax+81 (98) 895 8102

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