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Kyoritsu Women's University

共立女子大学, キョウリツジョシダイガク
Representive : President,Kawakubo Kiyoshi
Establishment year: 1886
Address: 2-2-1 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8433 Japan 3-27 Kanda Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051 Japan
Telephone number: +81-3-3237-2261
FAX number: +81-3-3237-2413
Organization/Research department name (6):
  • Faculty of Home Economics, Faculty of Arts and
  • Letters, Faculty of International Studies, Faculty of Nursing
  • Graduate School of Home Economics, Graduate School of Arts and
  • Letters, Graduate School of International Studies, Graduate School of Nursing
  • Center for Interdisciplinary Studies of Science and
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History (19):
  • 1886/03
    Kyoritsu Women's Vocational College established.
  • 1925/04
    Major Course of Kyoritsu Women’s Vocational College established.
  • 1928/10
    Kyoritsu Women's Professional College established.
  • 1949/04
    Kyoritsu made a fresh start in the radically reorganized Women's University. Faculty of Home Economics established.
  • 1951/03
    Special Course of Kyoritsu Women’s University abolished.
Purpose of establishment:
The founding of Kyoritsu marked the dawn of women's
education in Japan. At a time when the country was
still struggling with the transition from feudalism
to capitalism, our founders recognized the need to
"educate modern women in knowledge and skills, and
to elevate the position of women in society."
Branch Organization  (17):

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