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University Type

Private

University Type

QS Global Rank

181

QS Global Rank

Average Living Expenses

JP¥10,54,860

Average Living Expenses

Waseda University was established in the year 1882, while it was known as Tōkyō Senmon Gakkō. It is a private research university located in in Shinjuku, Tokyo, and it is one of the most prestigious universities in Japan.

The university ranks well among the most prestigious universities in the Japanese university rankings. It is often ranked as the best private university in Japan. As a matter of fact, it occupied 212th position in the 2016 QS World University Rankings, and in the following year, it ranked 41st in Asia and 201st in the world. It ranked 2nd in the year 2016 in Toyo Keizai's Truly Strong Universities ranking.

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Cost of Studying at Waseda University

Average tuition fee

Economical

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3000+ Cr

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Living expenses

Average living expenses (Bachelors)

JP¥14,24,860

Average living expenses (Masters)

JP¥10,54,860

Average on-campus living expenses

JP¥2,18,360

Admissions at The Waseda University

Application Fee

JP¥7,000


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Rankings for The Waseda University

The World University Rankings

#801-1000

The World University Rankings

QS World University Rankings

#181

QS World University Rankings


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Students Waseda University

1

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Mohammed Hanif

Mohammed Hanif

Shortlisted

Civil Engineering

Fall 2024

Mohit Koshti

Mohit Koshti

Shortlisted

Civil Engineering

Winter 2025

Nimantha Pathirana

Nimantha Pathirana

Shortlisted

Social Science

Fall 2023

Indians Abroad

Indians Abroad

Shortlisted

Human Informatics

Spring 2025


International Students

% of international students in the university

16.2

Total International Students in the university

7942

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Campus life

Number of campuses the university has
8

Campus locations
Tokyo

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