Name of the University: Ritsumeikan University
Year of the Establishment:
1900
Location (City, Prefecture):
Kyoto, Osaka, Shiga (Prefectures)
Number of Students:
36000
University’s Website: 
http://en.ritsumei.ac.jp/

List of Faculties and Graduate Schools in the University:

Entirely English-based: 5 Undergraduate and 7 Graduate School Programs
*16 Undergradate Colleges and 20 Graduate Schools in total (including Japanese-based programs)

Undergraduate

English-based Undergraduate Programs
College of International Relations, Global Studies Major (GS)
・College of International Relations, American University-Ritsumeikan University Joint Degree Program (JDP)
・College of Policy Science, Community and Regional Policy Studies Major (CRPS)
・College of Information Science and Engineering, Information Systems Science and Engineering Course (ISSE)
・College of Global Liberal Arts (GLA) — Dual Degree Program with The Australian National University

Other Undergraduate Programs (Japanese-based):
College of Law / College of Social Sciences / College of International Relations / College of Letters / College of Image Arts and Sciences / College of Economics / College of
Sport and Health Science / College of Science and Engineering / College of Information Science and Engineering / College of Life Sciences / College of Pharmaceutical
Sciences / College of Gastronomy Management / College of Business Administration /College of Policy Science / College of Comprehensive Psychology

Graduate Schools

English-based Graduate Programs
・Graduate School of Economics, Master’s Program in Economic Development (MPED)

・Graduate School of Science and Engineering, International Program for Science and Engineering
・Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, International Program for Information Science and Engineering
・Graduate School of Life Sciences, International Program for Life Sciences
・Graduate School of International Relations, Master’s and Doctoral Programs in International Relations
・Graduate School of Policy Science, Master’s and Doctoral Programs in Policy Science
・Graduate School of Technology Management, Master’s and Doctoral Programs in Technology Management

Other Graduate Programs (Japanese-based):
Graduate School of Law / Graduate School of Sociology /Graduate School of International Relations / Graduate School of Letters / Graduate School of Image Arts / Graduate

School of Language Education and Information Science / Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences / Graduate School of Economics / Graduate School of Sport
and Health Science / Graduate School of Science and Engineering / Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering /Graduate School of Life Sciences / Graduate
School of Pharmacy / Graduate School of Business Administration / Graduate School of Policy Science / Graduate School of Human Science / Graduate School of Technology
Management / Graduate School of Management / School of Law / Graduate School of Professional Teacher Education 

Partner University in Uzbekistan: N/A

University Overview

Ritsumeikan University is a leading comprehensive private university in west Japan with over 100 years of history. 
It was selected to lead the globalization of Japanese higher education as part of the «Top Global University Project» funded by the Japanese government. Today, around 35,000 students are studying and conducting research on its four campuses in Kyoto, Shiga, and Osaka.

Ritsumeikan University is pioneering new programs utilizing Japan’s well-developed education with their English-medium Bachelor Programs. It offers English-language based programs including dual/joint undergraduate degree programs in which students can earn bachelor’s degrees from both Ritsumeikan and partner universities abroad.
Their collaborative degrees, especially the Dual Degree Program with the Australian National University under college of Global Liberal Arts, go beyond country borders.