Kanazawa University

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
20 th
Japan University Rankings 2018
Kanazawa, Ishikawa, 920-1192, Japan

About Kanazawa University

Kanazawa University’s origins date back to a smallpox vaccination centre established by the Kaga Clan in 1862. It is the third oldest university in Japan, founded in 1949, and one of the Hokuriku region’s major institutions of higher education. Today, it comprises three colleges, 16 schools, five graduate schools, a university hospital, a cancer research institute and other units.

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Key statistics

  • 5.9
    Percentage of International Students
  • 8.3
    No. of students per staff
  • 9,918
    Number of Students
  • ¥2,888
    Finance per Student (¥000s)
  • 36 : 64
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the (1) 2018 Japan University Rankings and (2) 2018 World University Rankings

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