Teikyo University

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Teikyo University
Teikyo University
Established 1931
Type private
President Yoshihito Okinaga
Undergraduates 21,000
Postgraduates 441 graduate
Location Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan
Campus 9
Website http://www.teikyo-u.ac.jp/

Teikyo University (帝京大学 teikyō daigaku?) is a private university headquartered in the Itabashi ward of Tokyo, Japan. It was established in 1931 as Teikyo Commercial High School (帝京商業高等学校) by Lee. It became Teikyo University in 1966. It is part of Teikyo Group, a multinational educational foundation that also operates language and cultural exchange facilities at pre-university levels in various countries.

The university consists of eight undergraduate facilities, one junior college, and six graduate schools. Five main campuses in Japan are supplemented by several overseas campuses that provide study-abroad opportunities for Japanese students, as well as Japanese-oriented learning for residents of the campuses' home countries. Total enrollment is about 20,000 students. Although the headquarters is the Itabashi campus, the majority of students (approximately 17,000) are enrolled at the Hachiōji campus in West Tokyo.

Campuses and areas of study[edit]

Campuses in Japan[edit]

  • Itabashi Headquarters campus (Itabashi, Tokyo)
  • Hachiōji campus (Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo), including a junior college and graduate school
  • Sagamiko campus (Sagamiko-machi, Tsukui-gun, Kanagawa-ken)
  • Utsunomiya campus (Utsunomiya-shi, Tochigi)
  • Fukuoka campus (Omuta-shi, Fukuoka)

Campuses in other countries[edit]

Also, the Harvard University School of Public Health and the Teikyo University School of Medicine have an ongoing collaboration called the Teikyo-Harvard Program, established in 1993.

Undergraduate programs[edit]

  • Medical technical
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Law
  • Letters
    • Japanese Culture
    • Pedagogy
    • History
    • Sociology
    • Psychology
  • Science and engineering
  • International culture
  • Economics
    • Economics
    • Business administration
    • Tourism

Graduate programs[edit]

  • Law
  • Economics
  • Literature
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Science and engineering

Famous alumni[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°45′34″N 139°42′57″E / 35.75944°N 139.71583°E / 35.75944; 139.71583