University ranking. Being one of the most prestigious universities in Japan,Okayama University never leaves the top 20 according to national ratings. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet. According to the international rankings, the strongest program of the university is «Life Sciences and Medicine».
Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. The competition is quite mild with a ratio of 1 to 3. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 4,712 USD per year. Okayama University is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 4,712 USD per year of study. On the official website (http://www.okayama-u.ac.jp) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.
The composition of the university. Okayama University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 14 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. Foreigners make about 2% of all students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1700 specialists. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Linkedin.
Infrastructure of Okayama University. The students have access to the university’s library.
|Bachelor (foreigners)||4,712 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Master (foreigners)||4,712 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Bachelor (citizens)||535,800 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Master (citizens)||535,800 USD/year. Check the current data on the official website of the university|
|Living expenses||$850 -1,599 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Creating and fostering higher knowledge and wisdom
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
|Quality of teaching||144|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||334|
|UniPage World University Ranking||531|
|QS World University Rankings||573|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||401|
|Spanish||Universidad de Okayama|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Okayama|