University ranking. Niigata University has a high position in the academic rankings of Japan. Niigata University is in the top 5% according to the international rankings.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. It is very likely to get admitted to Niigata University as there are only 3 applicants per seat. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Niigata University is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at Niigata University may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website http://www.niigata-u.ac.jp for more accurate information.
The composition of the university. Niigata University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 13 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. Foreigners make about 4% of all students. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1900 specialists. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university.
Infrastructure of Niigata University. The students have access to the university’s library. Students can apply for a dormitory.
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
|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
• Japan Association of National Universities
|Quality of teaching||233|
|UniPage World University Ranking||798|
|QS World University Rankings||761|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||97||126|
|Sports and leisure||47||147|
|Accommodation in Japan||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||294|
|Shared room in city centre||498|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||429|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||694|
|French||université de Niigata|
|ca||Universitat de Nigata|
|nb||Universitetet i Niigata|
|tl||Unibersidad ng Niigata|