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Okayama University

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As one of the leading universities in Japan, Okayama University aims to create and establish a new paradigm for the sustainable development of the world. We are being confronted with problems of global proportions in terms of the environment, energy issues, food supplies, economics, health, security and education. Thus, the university is constantly seeking ways for humans to co-exist in harmony with nature. With this in mind, Okayama University offers a wide range of academic fields, which become the basis of the integrated graduate schools. This fact not only allows it to conduct the most advanced and up-to-date research, but also provides an enriching educational experience.

Country Japan
School name Okayama University
City Okayama
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty of Letters
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Science
Medical School
Dental School
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Environmental Science and Technology
Faculty of Agriculture
Matching Program Course
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
Graduate School of Health Sciences
Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science
Graduate School of Medicine Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Law
Joint Graduate School in Science of School Education, Hyogo University of Teacher Education
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment National
Language used in the class Japanese, English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1949
The number of students (Undergraduate) 10,185
The number of students (Graduate) 3,002
Test required for admission National Center Test for University Admissions and Okayama University Entrance Exam
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students 465
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 301-400
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 501-550
THE Rank (2013 rankings) N/A
Address 2-1-1, Tsushima-Naka, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8530 Japan
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