University of the Sacred Heart - Tokyo Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#7690 of 14,131 In the World
#3016 of 5,830 In Asia
#572 of 719 In Japan
#74 of 84 In Tokyo

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
2,251
Type
For-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school (Koto Gakko) or recognized foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - July; October-March)
Enrollment2,251
Full time employee61
Student:staff ratio37:1

Tuition

Local studetns 1,035,000 per annum (JPY)

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
Shushi Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, English, English Studies, History, Japanese, Philosophy
Hakase Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Education, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Studies

Notable alumni

  1. Michiko

    Michiko
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Enrolled in the University of the Sacred Heart - Tokyo
    1953-1957 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in English literature
    Occupations
    consortaristocratpoetchildren's writer
    Biography

    Michiko is a member of the Imperial House of Japan who served as the Empress consort of Japan as the wife of Akihito, the 125th Emperor of Japan reigning from 7 January 1989 to 30 April 2019.

  2. Ayako Sono

    Ayako Sono
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1931-.. (age 91)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Ayako Sono is a Japanese writer.

  3. Yūko Nakagawa

    Yūko Nakagawa
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Yūko Nakagawa is a Japanese politician in the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP). She represented Hokkaido in the House of Representatives from 2012 to 2017. Her husband, Shōichi Nakagawa, was also a politician, serving as Minister of Finance of Japan in 2008 and 2009. Nakagawa was born in Niigata Prefecture and graduated from University of the Sacred Heart in 1981. She worked at Mitsubishi for a year until her marriage to Shōichi, and moved to Hokkaido shortly afterward.

  4. Eriko Yamatani

    Eriko Yamatani
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    punditjournalistreporterpolitician
    Biography

    Eriko Yamatani is a Japanese politician. Her name in official documents is Eriko Ogawa (小川恵里子, Ogawa Eriko).

  5. Ikumi Yoshimatsu

    Ikumi Yoshimatsu
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    actorbeauty pageant contestantfashion modelmodel
    Biography

    Ikumi Yoshimatsu is a Japanese actress, stunt woman, book author, opinion leader, social activist and beauty queen who was crowned Miss International 2012 in Okinawa. It was Japan's first Miss International win in the 52-year history of the pageant.

  6. Shinako Tsuchiya

    Shinako Tsuchiya
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shinako Tsuchiya is a Japanese politician serving in the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature) as a member of the Liberal Democratic Party. A native of Kasukabe, Saitama and graduate of University of the Sacred Heart she was elected for the first time in 1996. Her father is Yoshihiko Tsuchiya, former governor of Saitama Prefecture.

General info

Alternative names 聖心女子大学
Founded 1948
Accreditation Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)
Motto Ubi caritas, ibi Deus
Affiliations and memberships International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Location and Contacts

Address 4-3-1 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo, Tokyo, 150-8938
Japan
City population 14,048,000
Phone +81 (3) 3407 5811
Fax +81 (3) 5485 3884

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