Yamagata University Rankings

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In the World#959 of 14178
In Asia#187 of 5833
In Japan#32 of 718
In Yamagata#1 of 3

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Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
21,776
Citations
384,305

Yamagata University majors

by publication count

Medicine
4,879
Materials science
4,194
Chemistry
3,937
Biology
3,294
Physics
1,649
Mathematics
894
Computer science
880
Engineering
391
Geology
335
Psychology
259
Environmental science
232
Geography
93
Economics
58
Business
33
History
20
Political science
16
Art
10
Sociology
8
Philosophy
8

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science47856,043
Medicine60079,516
Physics60529,916
Biology612103,145
Geology6147,775
Chemistry70059,805
History943141
Mathematics10368,317
Engineering12123,651
Environmental science12742,536
Computer science14055,852
Psychology15724,269
Geography1717597
Art24895
Philosophy25874
Economics2805178
Political science306538
Business3113156
Sociology57701

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902821177
19912961174
19922931471
19933311478
19944031748
19954282112
19964592544
19974442907
19985103486
19995204134
20005384770
20015415480
20025616305
20035707346
20045708794
200558210053
200658111030
200759012212
200858113309
200962614114
201070115068
201171317694
201278419428
201391621177
201488623015
201586523794
201682124780
201786025539
2018100221284
201993923909
202086526325

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or recognized equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment9,500
Full time employee750
Student:staff ratio13:1

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+++
ShushiEducation
HakaseEngineering

General info

Alternative namesYU
山形大学
Founded1949
WikipediaYamagata University
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
MottoAct Globally, Base Locally
Academic structureFaculty of Literature and Social Sciences
Faculty of Education, Art and Science
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Agriculture
Graduate School of Social and Cultural Systems
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Science
Graduate School of Medicine
Graduate School of Engineering
Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences

Location and Contacts

Address1-4-12 Kojirakawa-machi
Yamagata, Yamagata, 990-8560
Japan
City population249,000
Phone+81 (236) 28 4119
Fax+81 (236) 28 4125

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