Meisei University

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Meisei University (明星大学 Meisei Daigaku?) is a private university in Tokyo, Japan. The school's two campuses are in Hino (along with the headquarters) and Ōme. It also offers correspondence courses which it introduced in 1967.

History[edit]

The university developed from the Meisei Gakuen Institute, that had been founded in 1951 as a parent to several schools that had been founded since 1923. The university was 1964 with just one faculty, the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering. Further faculties were added:

  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1965.
  • Department of Economics, 1966.
  • Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1971.
  • Graduate School of Physical Sciences and Engineering, 1972.
  • Faculty of Japanese Culture, 1992.
  • Faculty of Informatics, 1992.
  • Graduate School of Informatics, 1998.

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Coordinates: 35°38′45″N 139°24′35″E / 35.64574°N 139.40973°E / 35.64574; 139.40973