Osaka University
Osaka University

Continente: Asia

Country: Japan

Address: Osaka University, 1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan

Web Site: www.osaka-u.ac.jp



About Osaka University:

Osaka University, or Handai, is a national university located in Osaka, Japan. It is the sixth oldest university in Japan as the Osaka Prefectural Medical College, and one of Japan's National Seven Universities. Osaka University traces its origin back to 1869 when Osaka Prefectural Medical School was founded in downtown Osaka. The school was later transformed into the Osaka Prefectural Medical College with university status in 1919. The college merged with the newly founded College of Science to form Osaka Imperial University in 1931. The university was eventually renamed Osaka University in 1947. Suita, Toyonaka and Minoh are the university's three campuses. The Suita campus extends across Suita city and Ibaraki city in Osaka prefecture. The Suita campus houses faculties of Human Sciences, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Engineering. The Toyonaka campus is home to faculties of Letters, Law, Economics, Science, and Engineering Science. The Minoh campus is home to School of Foreign Studies.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 40 38 34 37 51 51 58 74 90 110 120 127

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Engineering - 26 31 33 48 49 55 69 99 131 141 147
Life Sciences - 35 37 33 42 44 49 54 70 81 88 99
Clinical Medicine - 93 94 119 123 122 130 162 178 190 204 208
Natural Sciences - 30 28 34 35 33 37 40 50 64 63 70
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 121 126 114 146 127 176 222 256 267
Chemistry - - - 7 9 11 15 15 27 31 37 41
Civil Engineering - - - 272 - - - - - - - 351-400
Computer Science - - - 145 133 146 214 180 241 226 267 257
Electrical Engineering - - - 57 73 66 82 95 107 132 143 163
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - 17 23 26 26 34 45 59 78 80
Mathematics - - - 257 197 166 220 171 165 242 265 222
Mechanical Engineering - - - 122 119 142 94 150 136 189 196 237
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 122 149 157 202 228 210 232
Physics - - - 32 34 37 32 42 47 66 66 65
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 231 232 299 299 292 - - 351-400