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Doshisha University

Imadegawa Campus, Kyoto Japan +1
  • Kyotanabe Campus, Kyotanabe City, Japan
  • QS World University Rankings
    1001-1200
  • StatusPrivate
  • Research OutputHigh
  • Student/Faculty Ratio20
  • International Students1,213
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,441

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Doshisha University was founded in 1875 by Joseph Hardy Neesima (Jo Niijima), who became one of the six great educators of the Meiji era. The three educational principles of Liberalism, Internationalism, and Christian Principles have been passed on to us since its foundation, and students are encouraged to nurture a sense of freedom, independence, and conscience.Doshisha offers graduate programs in various fields of study, providing many research opportunities. The university has respected graduate schools in Theology, Letters, Social Studies, Law, Economics, Commerce, Policy and Management, Culture and Information Science, Science and Engineering, Life and Medical Sciences, Health and Sports Science, Psychology,Global Communications, Global and Regional Studies,Global Studies, and Brain Science. In addition, there are two professional graduate schools in Law and Business.Furthermore, the programs of Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha Business School, and International Science and Technology Course (ISTC, a program offered by Graduate School of Science and Engineering + Graduate School of Life and Medical Sciences) are taught entirely in English.Located in the ancient capital of Kyoto, Doshisha University is home for over 2,400 graduate and professional graduate students. Doshisha continues to develop as an international hub of higher education and research.

About

Doshisha University was founded in 1875 by Joseph Hardy Neesima (Jo Niijima), who became one of the six great educators of the Meiji era. The three educational principles of Liberalism, Internationalism, and Christian Principles have been passed on to us since its foundation, and students are encouraged to nurture a sense of freedom, independence, and conscience.Doshisha offers graduate programs in various fields of study, providing many research opportunities. The university has respected graduate schools in Theology, Letters, Social Studies, Law, Economics, Commerce, Policy and Management, Culture and Information Science, Science and Engineering, Life and Medical Sciences, Health and Sports Science, Psychology,Global Communications, Global and Regional Studies,Global Studies, and Brain Science. In addition, there are two professional graduate schools in Law and Business.Furthermore, the programs of Graduate School of Global Studies, Doshisha Business School, and International Science and Technology Course (ISTC, a program offered by Graduate School of Science and Engineering + Graduate School of Life and Medical Sciences) are taught entirely in English.Located in the ancient capital of Kyoto, Doshisha University is home for over 2,400 graduate and professional graduate students. Doshisha continues to develop as an international hub of higher education and research.

University highlights

Doshisha University is one of the top Private universities in Kyoto, Japan. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #601+
  • 2014
    # 701+
  • 2015
    # 701+
  • 2016
    #701+
  • 2017
    #701+
  • 2018
    #801-1000
  • 2019
    #801-1000
  • 2020
    #1001+
  • 2021
    #1001+
  • 2022
    #1001-1200

Ranking criteria

8.6
Academic Reputation
2.3
Citations per Faculty
15
Employer Reputation
6
Faculty Student Ratio
8.3
International Faculty Ratio
4.4
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
28,946

8%
92%

International students
1,213

38%
62%

Total faculty staff
1,441

163
1278

Total students
28,946

8%
92%

International students
1,213

38%
62%

Total faculty staff
1,441

1278
163
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