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Kwansei Gakuin University

関西学院大学, カンセイガクインダイガク
Representive : President, MURATA Osamu
Establishment year: 1948
Address: Uegahara Campus : 1-155 Uegaharaichibancho, Nishinomiya-shi, Hyogo 662-8501 JapanKobe-Sanda Campus : 2-1 Gakuen Sanda-shi, Hyogo 669-1337 Japan
Telephone number: +81-798-54-6100
FAX number: +81-798-53-3324
Organization/Research department name (19):
  • School of Theology, Humanities, Sociology, Law and Politics
  • Economics, Business Administration. Science and
  • Technology, Policy Studies.
  • Graduate School of Theology, Humanities, Sociology, Law
  • and Politics Economics, Business Administration. Science,
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Subordinate facility name  (19):
  • Nishigahara Campus;
  • Institute for Industrial Research.
  • Institute for Integrated Communication Research and
  • Development.
  • Language Center
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History (6):
  • 1889/01
    Kwansei Gakuin was founded with Biblical Department and Academic Department in the eastern suburbs of Kobe. Dr. Lambuth was appointed the first chancellor;J.C.C. Newton, Dean of Biblical Department; N. W. Attrey, Dean of Academic Department.
  • 1889/09
  • 1932/01
    Kwansei Gakuin gained the status of a full degree-granting university.
  • 1932/03
  • 1946/01
    University structure was changed to have three Schools, Law, Humanities, and Economics.
Purpose of establishment:
The objective of the University is to endue wide
knowledge with students as stipulated in School
Education Law and Fundamental Law of Education and to
foster personality based on Christianity through
education and research on a field of deeply specialized
Business overview:
The philosophy of the establishment is a character
formation through Christian education. The University
is a higher education facility with 8 faculties,
9 research Institutes, 11 dept. of graduate schools and
18,890 students.
Research field (3): Life Science ,  Nanotechnology/Materials ,  Humanities & Social Sciences
  • 2005: \ 24,496 (Million)
Branch Organization  (77):

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