Nagasaki University

Nagasaki University

Nagasaki, Japan


Public University


Established in 1949


Nagasaki University is a national University of Japan. Its nickname is “Chodai” and its main campus is located in Bunkyo - Machi, Nagasaki city, Japan. The University was established in 1949. The current President of University is “Shigeru Katamine”. It was established by incorporating seven National Institutions namely - Nagasaki Medical College, Nagasaki College of Economics, Nagasaki Normal School, Nagasaki Youth Normal School, and Nagasaki High School. The new main campus was formerly a plant site of Mitsubishi Arms Factory (Ohashi Plant). The oldest of the predecessors was Nagasaki Medical College and it is a reputed institution in Japan. Another notable predecessor was Nagasaki College of Economics. The University consists of two main research Institutes - Institute of Tropical Medicine and Atomic Bomb Disease Institute, Nagasaki University Graduate University of Biomedical Sciences. The University has three campuses - Bunkyo Campus, Sakamoto Campus, and Katafuchi Campus having faculties - Faculty of Education, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Engineering Faculty of Environmental Studies, Faculty of Fisheries, School of Medicine, School of Dentistry, and Faculty of Economics.

Globally, the University ranked 521-530th according to QS World University Rankings, 140th in Asian University Rankings and 22nd in Japan. More so, Times Higher Education ranked the University 801-1000th according to World University Rankings 2019 and 43rd according to Japan University Rankings 2018.


Average tuition fee



Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

$ 960000

Average living expenses (Masters)

$ 960000



US World and News Report


QS World University Rankings


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