Yokohama National University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#830 of 14,131 In the World
#173 of 5,830 In Asia
#41 of 719 In Japan
#2 of 12 In Yokohama
#156 of 1,718 For Inorganic Chemistry
Top50% For 52 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
35%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.ynu.ac.jp
Languages
Japanese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate35%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - October; October-March)

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,421
Citations
288,940

Yokohama National University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
8,212 / 124,014
Chemistry
6,539 / 141,535
Physics
6,334 / 99,697
Materials Science
4,759 / 71,448
Environmental Science
1,727 / 33,505
Computer Science
1,201 / 17,016
Biology
1,109 / 25,972
Optical Engineering
867 / 16,921
Chemical Engineering
778 / 23,590
Inorganic Chemistry
768 / 39,752
Condensed Matter Physics
716 / 8,118
Automation and Control engineering
704 / 8,851
Electronic Engineering
584 / 7,863
Metallurgical Engineering
552 / 8,690
Medicine
534 / 9,250
Geology
503 / 7,733
Business
467 / 9,918
Mathematics
463 / 6,275
Structural Engineering
436 / 4,662
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
429 / 5,611
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
409 / 3,217
Economics
406 / 7,271
Atomic and Molecular physics
380 / 6,316
Organic Chemistry
358 / 11,555
Electrical Engineering
356 / 3,343
Ecology
344 / 9,529
Nanotechnology
260 / 6,738
Quantum and Particle physics
232 / 4,768
Environmental Management
218 / 4,875
Environmental Chemistry
203 / 6,953
Geotechnical Engineering
196 / 2,071
Acoustical Engineering
196 / 1,581
Computer Vision
196 / 820
Geography and Cartography
191 / 1,637
Psychology
171 / 2,236
Robotics
161 / 1,985
Demography
158 / 3,364
Mechanical Engineering
147 / 1,230
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
143 / 2,579
Computer Networking
138 / 4,130

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 205 1253
1992 232 1405
1993 248 1515
1994 261 1719
1995 265 1888
1996 286 2410
1997 287 2469
1998 331 2815
1999 340 3276
2000 403 3681
2001 430 4188
2002 501 5187
2003 516 5631
2004 565 6767
2005 662 7964
2006 604 9069
2007 696 10803
2008 699 11798
2009 714 13026
2010 730 14808
2011 670 16105
2012 688 16618
2013 772 17897
2014 770 18375
2015 761 18763
2016 795 18668
2017 882 19634
2018 1021 19534
2019 1028 21317
2020 908 24302
2021 828 26310

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 Business Administration, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Sciences, International Business, International Law, Philosophy

Yokohama National University alumni

  1. Hidetoshi Nishijima

    Hidetoshi Nishijima
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actornarratortelevision actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Hidetoshi Nishijima is a Japanese actor. He is widely regarded as one of Japan's leading actors in numerous films and television drama series. He has appeared in a wide range of films from epic science fiction films such as Shin Ultraman (2022) to small-scale art films such as Dolls (2002). He is best known internationally for his leading role in the film Drive My Car (2021). He received the Japan Academy Film Prize for Best Actor for this film.

  2. Koshi Inaba

    Koshi Inaba
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    musicianlyricistmusic producersinger-songwritercomposer
    Biography

    Koshi Inaba is a Japanese vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He is best known as the singer and lyricist of the rock duo B'z, the best-selling music act in their native Japan. He has also had a successful solo career, with five studio albums and five singles topping the Japanese music charts. He collaborated with Slash on single "Sahara" which was released in 2009. In 2017, he released a collaborative album, Chubby Groove, with Stevie Salas under the name "Inaba/Salas".

  3. Shunji Iwai

    Shunji Iwai
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    screenwritertelevision producerfilm editorfilm directorlyricist
    Biography

    Shunji Iwai is a Japanese film director, video artist, writer and documentary maker.

  4. Kaori Manabe

    Kaori Manabe
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    bloggeractortarento
    Biography

    Kaori Manabe is a Japanese talent, gravure idol and actress. She was born on May 31, 1980 in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.

General info

Alternative names YNU
横浜国立大学
Founded 1949
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Academic structure Faculty of Education and Human Sciences
Faculty of Economics
Center for International Trade Studies
Faculty of Business Administration
School of Engineering

Location and Contacts

Address 79-1 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku
Yokohama, Kanagawa, 240-8501
Japan
City population 3,758,000
Phone +81 (45) 339 3036
Fax +81 (45) 339 3039

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