More 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.

Key statistics

  • 10,240
    Number of Students
  • 9.2
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 3.6
    Percentage of International Students
  • 36 : 64
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • ¥2,850
    Finance per Student (¥000s)
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016 and Japan University Rankings on 20th Mar 2017

Where we are

Address

920-1192
Ishikawa
Kanazawa
Japan