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About Niigata University

Niigata University — public non-profit university. It is located in Japan. As an active member of Japan Association of National Universities, Niigata University is participating in developing the academic environment.

The university is among the top-880 best institutions in the word, according to QS International Ranking.

Niigata University does research in different fields of study. You can find them on the official site.

LocationJapan
Establishment year1870
Students12,611
International students457
Acceptance rate30%
Rating QS#875
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Niigata University tuition fees

As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at Niigata University is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. For local citizens, tuition fees at Niigata University start from 50 USD. International students pay a minimum of 5,000 USD per year. Thanks to financial support programs, students have the opportunity to fully or partially cover the cost of education. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.

It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.

Academic calendarSemesters
Financial AidYes
BachelorLocal50USD/yearForeign5,000USD/year
MasterLocal50USD/yearForeign5,000USD/year

Bachelor degree at Niigata University

Only students who successfully pass the entrance exams are admitted to bachelor's programs.

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Niigata University campus

The campus of the educational institution is suburban. The advantages of such a location include the ability to quickly get to the city, access to various types of recreation (in nature and in the city) and a close-knit student community. The university has a library, in the collection of which you will find not only textbooks and scientific works, but also works of the classics, modern literature and much more. Not only locals study at Niigata University, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.

Campus TypeSuburban
LibraryYes

What to do after graduation

After graduation from the university, students can stay in the country for 1 year. To do this, you need to extend your student visa or apply for a job seeker visa. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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