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Shiga University

滋賀大学 (shigadaigaku) 

Faculty of Economics

Overview

Departments and Divisions, and Typical Length of Program
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Economics
4
Bachelors
(Economics)
Finance
4
Bachelors
(Economics)
Management
4
Bachelors
(Economics)
Accounting Information
4
Bachelors
(Economics)
Social Systems
4
Bachelors
(Economics)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info(International Students)
Administrative Office (Economics and Data Science)
+81-749-27-1030
ksyomu@biwako.shiga-u.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures & App Form
Application Form
Link
School Brochures
Link
School Features
Link
  • Evening Course Available
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class
Available
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Japanese Language Course at an Affiliated School (Separate Admission Process for The University)

Study Abroad Programs (Incl. in and outbound) /Length of Program
Short-term Study Abroad to Japan
Link up to 2 wks 6 mos 1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
Link up to 2 wks 1 mo 6 mos 1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs
Students may Apply
MEXT Research Students Scholorship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Certified Public Tax Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant/Securities Analysts/Financial Planner

Students

As of May 1, 2019

total
2255
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Number of Spring Admissions
464
Number of Spring International Admissions
11
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
21
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
601 (19)
Completion Rate in 2019
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019

Faculty

As of May 1, 2019

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
83
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    2255:83

Number of International Academic Staff/Faculty Members (by Gender)

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
31
31
5
0
67
80
Female
9
7
0
0
16
19
International Faculty
1
1
3
0
5
6

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2019

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
8
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
559
Main Pathways for International Students
Financial companies, Manufacturing industry, Information and telecommunications industry. Some students look for a job in a mother country after graduation.
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
11
Information on Career Prospects
Internships & Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
Career Support
Available
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Hikone campus
522-8522,1-1-1 Bamba,Hikone, Shiga Google Map
Access Map
Campus Overview and Access
Suburban
Facilities & Services
  • Athletic Grounds and Facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Rest areas
  • Computer rooms
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Cafeteria/On-Campus Store
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 27th 09 2019

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
私費外国人留学生入試
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilites
Transfer within the Institution
Eligible to Apply
Transfer from Another Institution
Eligible to Apply
Options for Testing/Qualifications
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japanese as a Foreign Language
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japan and the World
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Mathematics
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams(IB)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (Baccalaureat)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (Abitur)
  • others
Remarks
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing
Oct.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for children those have returned from abroad
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
  • Transfer between Schools

Tuition and Fees

As at 27th 09 2019

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Third Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Fourth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year 97,300 yen
Second Year 0 yen
Third Year 0 yen
Fourth Year 0 yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month):
53,085 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 27th 09 2019

Late Payment Plan
Available
Installment Payment Plan
Available
Tuition Waivers
Student may Apply for Waiver or Reduction of Tuition

Scholarships/Loans

Grants (All Students may Apply)
Available
Grants (All International Students may Apply)
Available Link
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Available Link
Details