Basic Data

Establishment

Establishment: May 1949
Kyoritsu Hospital, the former Institution of Niigata University, was founded in April 1870.

Faculties

  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • College of Creative Studies

Graduate Schools

  • Graduate School of Education
  • Graduate School of Modern Society and Culture
  • Graduate School of Science and Technology
  • Graduate School of Health Sciences
  • Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
  • Graduate School for Management of Technology (Professional School)

Campus Size

About 750,000m^2

Annual Budget (FY 2016)

About 60,500,000,000 yen

Number of Students

*As of May 1, 2017

Undergraduate Students 10,308
Graduate Students 2,067
The Special Course Students 39

Number of International Students

*As of May1, 2017
460(from 38 countries and regions)

Number of Degrees Obtained(AY2016)

*As of March 31, 2017

Master’s Degrees 612
Doctoral Degrees 151

Number of Staff

* As of May 1, 2017
Total:3,044

Board Members 9
Academic Staff 1,398
Professors 372
Associate Professors 405
Lecturers 83
Assistant Professors 399
Assistants 29
Teachers 110
Non-Academic Staff 1,637

External funds

*As of May 1, 2017
About 2,750,000,000 yen

Patent

*As of March 31, 2017

Patent 282
Patent Application 62

Overseas Partner Institutions

*As of May 1, 2017

Agreement on the University Level 24countries & regions, 61 cases
Agreement on the Faculty Level 29 countries & regions, 238 cases