Japan Women's University Nihon Joshi Daigaku (JWU) 

IAU Member

Japan

top General Information

Address

Street:2-8-1 Mejirodai
Bunkyo-ku

City:Tokyo

Post Code:112-8681

Tel.:+81(3) 3943-3131

Email:n-abroad@atlas.jwu.ac.jp

WWW:http://www.jwu.ac.jp

Other Sites

Also Nishiikuta campus

Institution Funding

Private

History

Founded 1901 as Liberal Arts College, became University 1948. Faculty of Integrated Arts and Social Sciences established 1990. Faculty of Science established 1992. A private institution for women. Mainly financed by tuition fees.

Academic Year

April to March (April-September; September-March)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from senior high school or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:Entrance Fee, 300,000; Tuition fee, 640,000-870,000 per annum

Language(s)

Japanese

Student Body

female

top Officers

Head : Kazuto Sato

Job title:President


Senior Administrative Officer : Kyoko Shimada

Job title:Secretary-General


International Relations Officer : Michiko Ohtsuka

Job title:Dean of Students

top Divisions

Department/Division : Correspondence Courses

Fields of study:Child Care and Development, Food Science, House Arts and Environment, Nutrition


Faculty : Human Sciences and Design

Fields of study:Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Child Care and Development, Clothing and Sewing, Economics, Food Science, House Arts and Environment, Household Management, Marketing, Nutrition, Pedagogy, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology, Textile Design, Textile Technology


Faculty : Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Education, English, History, Japanese, Psychology, Social Welfare, Sociology


Faculty : Integrated Arts and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, Education, History, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Social Welfare, Sociology

More details:Kawasaki City


Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics


Graduate School : Human Life Science

Fields of study:Development Studies, Home Economics, House Arts and Environment


Graduate School : Human Sciences and Design

Fields of study:Child Care and Development, Clothing and Sewing, Economics, Food Science, Home Economics, House Arts and Environment, Nutrition, Welfare and Protective Services


Graduate School : Humanities

Fields of study:American Studies, Arts and Humanities, Cultural Studies, East Asian Studies, English, English Studies, History, Japanese, Literature, Modern Languages, Oriental Studies, Western European Studies


Graduate School : Integrated Arts and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Anthropology, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Cultural Studies, Demography and Population, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, History, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Social Welfare, Sociology, Sports, Technology

More details:Kawasaki City


Graduate School : Science

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Cell Biology, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Physical Chemistry, Physics, Physiology


Institute : Research

Fields of study:Educational Research, History, Philosophy


Research Division : Women's Career

top Degrees

Gakushi


Shushi

Fields of study:Biology, Child Care and Development, Clothing and Sewing, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, English, Food Science, History, Home Economics, House Arts and Environment, Japanese, Mathematics, Nutrition, Physics, Psychology, Social Studies, Social Welfare, Welfare and Protective Services


Hakase

Fields of study:Biology, Education, English, History, Home Economics, Japanese, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Social Studies, Social Welfare

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Canteen

Careers Guidance

Facilities for Disabled People

Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Library

Nursery Care

Residential Facilities

Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Journals of the faculties

Journals of the Graduate Schools

Updated on 23-01-2014