Ranking  814   34
Country Japan
City Matsumoto
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $850-1,599 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 20%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1949
Teachers 887
Students 11,180
Foreigners 2%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
World ranking814
Country ranking34
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking814
QS World University Rankings781
Alternative title
Japanese 信州大学
Location on map
Shinshu University or 信州大学 - public higher education institution in Japan. Shinshu University began its activity in 1949. The main building of Shinshu University is located in Matsumoto.

University ranking. Shinshu University ranks high in the ratings of Japan. Shinshu University is among the top 5% of world universities

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. Only one applicant out of 5 manages to successfully enroll to Shinshu University, which makes the university one of the most selective in the world. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Shinshu University is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.shinshu-u.ac.jp).

The composition of the university. Shinshu University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 12 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. Foreigners make about 2% of all students. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at Shinshu University is 887. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of Shinshu University. The students have access to the university’s library.
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