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Kyoto University

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Kyoto University review: 26 facts and highlights

Kyoto University
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Kyoto University

Why is Kyoto University better than the average?

  • Tuition fees per year
    ?

    5 459.00$vs13 182.41$
  • Highly cited researchers
    ?

    26vs10.97
  • Admission rate
    ?

    26%vs37.38%
  • U.S. News ranking
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    35vs145.07
  • Cost of room and board
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    3 280.00$vs7 983.39$
  • Position on Times Higher Education ranking
    ?

    54vs125.55
  • Library collection
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    6682488vs4947128.46
  • Academic staff
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    2864vs2491.17

General info

1.highly cited researchers

26

Compiled yearly by Clarivate Analytics, the number indicates how many researchers affiliated with a university are among the top 1% most cited scholars in their fields. Source: Clarivate Analytics, 2020.
2.academic staff

2864

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
3.number of partner universities

90

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2020.
4.percentage of budget spent on research

44.9%

Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
5.year established

1897

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Admissions

1.admission rate

26%

An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
2.enrolled international students

7.5%

The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
3.enrolled students

22795

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
4.graduate students

9200

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
5.undergraduate students

13600

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

Facilities

1.cost of room and board

3 280.00$

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
2.library collection

6682488

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2020.
3.sports facilities

2

Source: university's official website, 2020.
4.medical facilities

1

Source: university's official website, 2020.
5.Has a museum
Kyoto University
Source: university's official website, 2020.
6.campus size

1.3km²

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Rankings

1.U.S. News ranking

35

The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2020.
2.position on Times Higher Education ranking

54

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
3.ARWU rank

26

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities. These indicators include the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2020.

Honors

1.Nobel laureats staff

8

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2020.
2.fields medals winners

2

The Fields Medal, officially known as International Medal for Outstanding Discoveries in Mathematics, is a prize awarded to two, three, or four mathematicians not over 40 years of age at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union (IMU), a meeting that takes place every four years. Source: IMU's website, 2020.
3.Is a member of the Ivy League
Kyoto University
The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2020.

Tuition & Aid

1.tuition fees per year

5 459.00$

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
2.tuition fees per year for international students

5 459.00$

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2020.
3.grants per year per student

16 776.00$

The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2020.

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