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Waseda University

早稲田大学, ワセダダイガク
Representive : President, Kaoru Kamata
Establishment year: 1882
Address: Headquarter:1-104 Totsukamachi, Sinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-8050 Japan Waseda Campus:1-6-1 Nishi-waseda, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-8050 Japan Toyama Campus:1-24-1 Toyama, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8644 Japan Nishi-waseda Campus:3-4-1 Okubo, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-8555 Japan Kikuicho Campus:17 Kikuicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0044 Japan Nihombashi Campus:Nihombashi 1chome Building 5F 1-4-1 Nihombashi,Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0027 Japan Higashifushimi Campus:2-7-5 Higashifushimi, Nishi Tokyo-shi, Tokyo 202-0021 Japan Tokorozawa Campus:2-579-15 Mikashima, Tokorozawa-shi, Saitama 359-1192 Japan Honjo campus:1011 Okuboyama Nishi-tomida, Honjo-shi,Saitama 367-0035 Japan Kita-Kyushu Campus:2-7 Hibikino,Wakamatsu-ku, Kitakyushu-shi,Fukuoka 808-0135 Japan
Telephone number: +81-3-3203-4141
History (24):
  • 1882/10
    Tokyo Semmon Gakko(College) founded with the Departments of Political Science,Law English,and Physical Science.
  • 1890/09
    Department of Literature opened.
  • 1902/09
    Acquisition of university status and renamed Waseda University comprisingSchools of Political Science & Economics,Law,and Literature and semmon-bu (junior colleges).
  • 1903/09
    School of Education opened.
  • 1904/09
    School of Commerce opened.
Purpose of establishment:
Waseda University aims to uphold the independence of
learning, to promote the practical utilization of
knowledge, and to create good citizenship.
To uphold the independence of learning, the University
shall strive to emphasize freedom of research and
investigation, and to encourage original and
creative studies, thereby contributing to the advancement
of knowledge.
To promote the practical utilization of knowledge,
the University shall endeavor to foster ways and
means of utilizing knowledge side by side with
the carrying on of academic research and learning,
thereby contributing to the progress of civilization.
To create good citizenship, the University shall
stress the building up of character which enables
one to respect individuality, to enlighten oneself
and ones family, to promote the welfare of state
and society, and to extend ones influence and
activity to the world at large.

Business overview:
Education and Research
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