Seijo University

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Seijo University (成城大学)
Type Private
Established 1950
President Yuji Yui
Location Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Campus Urban
Member of Tokyo 4 Universities
Colors deep-blue
Seijo University

Seijo University (成城大学 Seijō Daigaku?) is a private university in Seijo, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, Japan. It is operated by the Seijo Gakuen institute. Seijo University has its origins in Seijo Gakuen (成城学園), which was founded in 1917 by Dr. Masataro Sawayanagi, a former Minister of Education. Under the pre-World War II education system it was called ‘Seijo Higher School’. It became Seijo University in 1950.

The university is one of the Tokyo Four Universities (Seijo, Seikei, Musashi, Gakushuin).

Graduate Schools[edit]

  • Graduate School of Economics
  • Graduate School of Literature
  • Graduate School of Law
  • Graduate School of Social Innovation

Undergraduate Schools[edit]

  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Arts and Literature
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Social Innovation


  • Seijo University Library
  • Research Centers (Economics, Folklore, Contemporary Law, Glocal Studies)
  • Media Network Center (MNC)
  • International Exchange Office (IEO)

Famous alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Lycée Seijo, a defunct boarding school in France affiliated with this university


  1. ^ Sanger, David E. "Man in the News; Cautious Leader in Japan: Tsutomu Hata." The New York Times. April 23, 1994. Retrieved on January 10, 2014.

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Coordinates: 35°38′32″N 139°36′04″E / 35.6422°N 139.601°E / 35.6422; 139.601