University of Yamanashi
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University of Yamanashi

山梨大学  (YAMANASHIDAIGAKU) 

Updates

Overview

University of Yamanashi

University/Junior College

University

Co-ed/Women Only

Co-ed

Year of Foundation

2002

History
Vision and Mission
Official Website
English
Link
Features
The University of Yamanashi has four faculties: the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Medicine, the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, and two graduate schools: the Graduate School of Education and the Integrated Graduate School of Medicine, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences. It also has many
research institutes and educational facilities like the Fuel Cell Nanomaterials Center and the Institute of Enology and Viticulture.
Link
TEL
+81-55-252-1111
Email
Contact Info (for International Students)
Office of International Affairs
yu-study-abroad@ml.yamanashi.ac.jp

Schools

As of May 1, 2021

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences
Integrated Graduate School of Medicine, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences
Graduate School of Education

International Networks

Membership of International University Associations
Partnerships with Overseas Institutions
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Student Exchange
76
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Research
57
Office for Concluding Partnerships

Office of International Affairs yu-study-abroad@ml.yamanashi.ac.jp

Data Collection

As of May 1, 2021

Overall Income
36,651,402,920 yen
Gift, Grant and Contract Income
2,107,782,000 yen
Competitive External Research Funds
1,371,420,570 yen
Number of Full-time Academic Staff/Faculty Members
760

4,627
students

Total Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
234 4,393

3,752
students

Undergraduate Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
101 3,651

875
students

Graduate Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
133 742

Third-party Quality Assurance

Institutional Accreditation
  • Institutional Accreditation - NIAD-QE (2015)
Program Accreditation
  • Faculty of Medicine

    Faculty of Medicine (Bachelor)

    Basic Medical Education - 日本医学教育評価機構:JACME (2018)

  • Faculty of Engineering

    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Bachelor)

    JABEE (2017)

  • Graduate School of Education

    Advanced Studies on Transforming Educational Practice (Professional Degree)

    Program Accrediation - IETE (2018)

Campus Location

Main Campus

Kofu Campus

4-4-37, Takeda, Kofu, 400-8510, Yamanashi Google Map

Schools:

Faculty of Education , Faculty of Engineering , Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences , Integrated Graduate School of Medicine, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences , Graduate School of Education

The campus of the University of Yamanashi is in a quiet residential district in the city of Kofu, the capital of Yamanashi Prefecture, and about 15 minutes walk from Kofu Station to the north. It is also situated in a scenic natural environment, with the famous Mt. Fuji viewed to the south and the Southern Alps of Japan to the west. Kofu City is only about 110 kilometers west of Tokyo and can be reached within an hour and a half from the center of Tokyo by express train. 
Location Type and Access
Suburban Link
Facilities and 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
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)

Other Campus

Campus

Faculty of Medicine Campus

1110, Shimokato, Chuo, Yamanashi, 409-3898, Yamanashi Google Map

Schools:

Faculty of Medicine , Integrated Graduate School of Medicine, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences
Location Type and Access
Suburban Link
Facilities and 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

Academic Support

Academic Support
  • Programs and support to strengthen language (Japanese) abilities
  • Support in English or an international student’s native language
  • Other support for international students
Cultural Experience Opportunities

Dormitories/School-supported Housing

Halls of Residence/Dormitories provided
Provided
Monthly Fees in Yen: 13,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Men
  • Women
  • Undergraduate freshman
  • Graduate student
  • Short-term exchange student
  • Long-term exchange student
  • Family with several members
Monthly Fees in Yen: 15,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Men
  • Women
  • Graduate student
Monthly Fees in Yen: 12,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Men
  • Women
  • Undergraduate freshman
  • Undergraduate sophomore
  • Undergraduate junior
  • Undergraduate senior
  • Graduate student
  • Short-term exchange student
  • Long-term exchange student
Monthly Fees in Yen: 13,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Men
  • Women
  • Graduate student
  • Short-term exchange student
  • Long-term exchange student
  • Family with several members
Monthly Fees in Yen:
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility

Accommodation Support

Other Housing and Accommodation
University Guarantor Available
Link
Accommodation Support for International Academic Staff
Academic Staff Housing Provided

Employment Opportunities on Campus

Employment Opportunities
  • Introductions from the university or university coop for part-time jobs
  • Part-time jobs on campus; Others

Health Care

Physical and Mental Health Support (for International Students)
  • Physical Assistance / Mental Counseling in Japanese
  • Health Check
  • Limited Medical Assistance
Link
Facilities and 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
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)
Disability Support Services
  • Student mutual support (e.g., note taking)
  • Consultation service (in Japanese)

Safety

Crisis Management
Available

Libraries

Libraries
THE UNIVERSITY OF YAMANASHI LIBRARY (Main Library) Link
THE UNIVERSITY OF YAMANASHI LIBRARY (Medical Branch) Link

Centers and Institutes

Web Pages of Centers and Institutes
Published Academic Articles and Citations
Campus Publication
In-house Journals
Link