Nippon Sport Science University

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Nippon Sport Science University
日本体育大学
Nippon Sport Science University Fukasawa Campus.JPG
Nippon Sport Science University
Motto 體育富強之基
Motto in English
Rich and Powerful Lives Based on Physical Education
Type Private
Established 1893
Location Setagaya, Yokohama, Tokyo and Kanagawa, Japan
35°37′19″N 139°38′56″E / 35.622°N 139.649°E / 35.622; 139.649
Campus Urban
Website Nippon Sport Science University

Nippon Sport Science University (日本体育大学 Nippon taiiku daigaku?), abbreviated as Nittaidai (日体大?) is a private university in Setagaya, Tokyo and Aoba-ku, Yokohama. The precursor of the school was founded in 1893, and it was chartered as a university in 1949. The school is known for the many famous athletes among its alumni.

Organization[edit]

Schools and Faculties[edit]

  • Faculty of Sport Science
    • Department of Physical Education
    • Department of Health Science
    • Department of Martial Arts
    • Department of Lifelong Sports and Recreation
  • School of Childhood Sport Education
    • Department of Childhood Sport Education
  • Faculty of Medical Science
    • Department of Judo Therapy and Medical Science
    • Department of Emergency Medical Science

Graduate Schools[edit]

  • Master's and Doctoral Degree Programs, Graduate School of Health and Sport Science

Research Centers[edit]

  • Comprehensive Sport Science Research Center
The Comprehensive Sport Science Research Center publishes the open access journal, "NSSU Journal of Sport Sciences".
  • Research Institute for Sport Science: RISS
  • Sports Training Center

University Library[edit]

The library of the Setagaya campus holds some 380,000 books.[1]

Other Organizations[edit]

  • Office of Athletics
  • Student Support Center
  • Admission Center
  • Health Care Center
  • Student Dormitory

Notable alumni[edit]

Athletes[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Entertainers[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Tokyo Setagaya Campus". Nittaidai. Retrieved 1 October 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 35°37′18″N 139°38′56″E / 35.62167°N 139.64889°E / 35.62167; 139.64889