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Niigata University

新潟大学, ニイガタダイガク
Representive : President, HASEGAWA Akira
Establishment year: 1949
Address: 8050 Ikarashi 2nocho, Niigata-city, Niigata 950-2181 Japan
Telephone number: +81-25-223-6161
FAX number: +81-25-262-7513
Organization/Research department name (19):
  • Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of
  • Engineering, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of
  • Humanities, Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Law,
  • Faculty of Science, Faculty of Education and Human
  • Sciences, Graduate School of Science and Technology,
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Subordinate facility name  (17):
  • University Medical & Dental Hospital
  • Asahimachi Laboratory of Radioisotope Research
  • Waste Fluid Treatment Facilities
  • Center for Educational Research and Practice,
  • Faculty of Education and Human Sciences
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History (23):
  • 1949/05
    Niigata University was established.
  • 1949/05
    Faculty of Education was established.
  • 1949/05
    Faculty of Science was established.
  • 1949/05
    Faculty of Engineering was established.
  • 1949/05
    Faculty of Agriculture was established.
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Purpose of establishment:
Based on the spirit of the Fundamental Law of Education
(Law No. 25, 1947) and the School Education Law (Law
No. 26, 1947), Niigata University aims to contribute to
the welfare of humanity through bringing up capable people.
Business overview:
Niigata University was established on 1976.05.31, as the
National University of new education system with the
unification of several old national high schools, which
existed in Niigata Prefecture at that time, such as
Niigata Medical College, Niigata First Normal School,
Niigata Second Normal School, Niigata Youth Normal School,
Nagaoka Technical College, Niigata Prefectural
Agricultural and Forestry College. At beginning, Niigata
University was composed of 6 faculties (Faculty of
Humanities, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Science,
Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Engineering), Library,
and the Hospital attached to the Faculty of Medicine.
Then several reform and enhancement of the organization
were executed and at this moment, the University is
composed of 9 faculties (Faculty of Humanities, Faculty
of Education and Human Sciences, Faculty of Law, Faculty
of Economics, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Medicine,
Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of
Agriculture), Brain Research Institute, Medical and Dental
Hospital, Library and so on. As the graduate school
program, Niigata University has Graduate School of
Education, Graduate School of Health, Graduate School of
Modern Society and Culture (First Term 2 years, Latter
Term 3 years Doctoral Course), Graduate School of Science
and Technology, (First Term 2 years, Latter Term 3 yea'rs
Doctoral Course), Graduate School of Medicine and Medical
Sciences (Master's Course, Doctoral Course). and School
of Law. In Nagaoka and Niigata are, attached kindergarten,
elementary school, middle school, and high school had been
established. The current staff number of Niigata
University is 2403, the admission number is 2403, total
student number of the under graduate is 9590, the
admission number of graduate school is 77 for master’s
program and 798 for doctoral program, 60 for School of
Law and total students number is 2213. Therefore from the
organizational viewpoint, the university ranks as the top
part of National Universities. Campus of Niigata
University locates on Niigata City, Igarashi area and
Asahichou -Nisi Ohata area. Igarasi Campus has 600
thousand square meters premises and formed the main
campus, and campus of Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of
Dentistry, Brain Research Institute, Graduate School of
Medical and Dental Sciences are located in Asahichou -Nisi
Ohata area.
Budget:
  • 2004: \ 46,665 (Million)
  • 2003: \ 45,524 (Million)
  • 2002: \ 45,569 (Million)
  • 2001: \ 42,448 (Million)
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