University ranking. Kyoto University ranks second in the national rating of Japan. Kyoto University is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities. Strong suits of the university are: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Chemistry». 京大 is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 100 in the international rankings according to this criterion. The graduates of the university are viewed as valuable employees in Japan thus have no issues finding jobs upon graduation.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. It goes without saying that Kyoto University is a very selective educational institution, accepting only 1 out of every 10 students. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 4,712 USD. 京大 is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 4,712 USD per year of study. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.kyoto-u.ac.jp.
The composition of the university. Kyoto University is among the largest universities that educates more then 23 thousand students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The university has about 7% of foreign students. More than 3 thousand teachers are employed by the university. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Linkedin.
Infrastructure of 京大. The university has a dedicated library. The university belongs to the number of groups and associations like the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), as well as the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) and OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW).
|Bachelor (foreigners)||4,712 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||4,712 USD/year.|
|Bachelor (citizens)||4,687 USD/year.|
|Master (citizens)||4,687 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$850 -1,599 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
• Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
|Quality of teaching||57|
|Citations per Faculty||147|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||34|
|Engineering and Technology||28|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||37|
|Social Sciences and Management||56|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||25|
|QS World University Rankings||38|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||26|
|Spanish||Universidad de Kioto|
|French||Université de Kyoto|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Kyoto|