Basic Data

Established

Established: 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 Teacher 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

Campus Size

About 750,000 m2

Annual Budget (FY 2018)

About 63,544,000,000 yen

Number of Students

*As of May 1, 2019

Undergraduate Students 10,255
Graduate Students 22,034
The Special Course Students 46

Number of International Students

*As of May 1, 2019
545 (from 36 countries and regions)

Number of Degrees Obtained(AY2018)

*As of March 31, 2019

Master’s Degrees 543
Doctoral Degrees 150

Number of Staff

* As of May 1, 2019
Total:3,199

Board Members 9
Academic Staff 1,487
- Professors 369
- Associate Professors 419
- Lecturers 90
- Assistant Professors 428
- Assistants 66
- Teaching Staff of Affiliated Schools 115
Non-Academic Staff 1,703

External funds

*As of FY 2018
About 3,311,776,000 yen

Patent

*As of March 31, 2019

Patent 304
Patent Application 66

Overseas Partner Institutions

*As of May 1, 2019

Agreement on the University Level 27 countries & regions, 78 cases
Agreement on the Faculty Level 31 countries & regions, 269 cases