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Osaka University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Since its establishment as an Imperial University in 1931, spanning its 70-year history, Osaka University has conducted education and research with the aim of establishing itself as a world-leading institution contributing to advancement in the level of human knowledge. Osaka University has come to encompass 10 Faculties/Schools, 14 Graduate Schools, 5 Research Institutes, and 2 National Facilities for Joint Use, in addition to a number of other facilities, in its development as one of Japan?s most distinguished universities. Aiming to further develop in the 21st century, Osaka University will welcome a new beginning under a system of independent administration from April 2004. While maintaining focus on the continuation of education and research, Osaka University must undergo a reformation in order to better realize its philosophy of ?Live Locally, Grow Globally.? Osaka University, as an institution that fosters the creation of wisdom, should consistently function as a base for a culture of thought. Under such a strong common belief, we are making advancements in the tuning of the education and research atmosphere to assure its further development as a first-class institution through the open-minded education and research activities provided by its professors. Osaka University shall proceed operating through a structure under...
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2014
58
2015
63
2016
  • 71.70
    Overall Score
  • 88.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 68.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 83.1
    Faculty Student
  • 57
    Citations per Faculty
28=
2014
19
2015
25
2016
  • 84.00
    Overall Score
  • 81
    Academic Reputation
  • 85.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 84.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 88.6
    H-index Citations
51
2014
39
2015
  • 82.00
    Overall Score
  • 86.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 78
    Employer Reputation
  • 78.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 81.4
    H-index Citations
13
2014
13
2015
17
2016
Asian University Rankings
  • 92.90
    Overall Score
  • 99.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 97.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 95
    Faculty Student
  • 95.7
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 81
    Papers per Faculty
  • 85
    Citations per Paper
  • 35.9
    International Faculty
  • 45.9
    International Students
  • 15.7
    Inbound Exchange
  • 52.5
    Outbound Exchange
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,326
International
252

Number of students

22,873
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%

Number of international students

1,735
Postgraduate 75%
Undergraduate 25%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.