List of current and historical women's universities and colleges in Japan

List of current and historical women's universities and colleges in Japan

The following is a list of current and historical women's universities and colleges in Japan. A women's college is an institution of higher education where enrollment is all-female.

Where institutions have become coeducational, this is noted, along with the year the enrollment policy was changed. Current (as of 2007) women's colleges are listed in bold text. Colleges that are closing or transitioning to coeducation are listed in "italics".


*Aichi Prefectural University, Nagakute, Aichi (co-ed since 1966)
*Aichi Gakusen University, Okazaki, Aichi (co-ed since 1987)
*Chukyo Women's University, Obu, Aichi
*Kinjo Gakuin University, Nagoya, Aichi
*Nagoya Women's University, Nagoya, Aichi
*Ohkagakuen University, Toyota, Aichi
*Sugiyama Jogakuen University, Nagoya, Aichi


*Matsuyama Shinonome College, Matsuyama, Ehime


*Chikushi Jogakuen University, Dazaifu, Fukuoka
*Fukuoka Jo Gakuin University, Fukuoka, Fukuoka
*Fukuoka Women's University, Fukuoka, Fukuoka
*Kyushu Women's University, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka
*Seinan Jo Gakuin University, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka


*Gifu Women's University, Gifu, Gifu
*Tokai Women's University, Kakamigahara, Gifu


*Hiroshima Bunkyo Women's University, Hiroshima, Hiroshima
*Hiroshima Jogakuin University, Hiroshima, Hiroshima
*Hiroshima Campus, Prefectural University of Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Hiroshima (co-ed since 1994)
*Yasuda Women's University, Hiroshima, Hiroshima
*Kure University, Kure, Hiroshima


*Kobe College, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
*Kobe Kaisei College, Kobe, Hyogo
*Kobe Shinwa Women's University, Kobe, Hyogo
*Kobe Shoin Women's University, Kobe, Hyogo
*Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Kobe, Hyogo (co-ed since 1994)
*Kobe Women's University, Kobe, Hyogo
*Kobe Yamate University, Kobe, Hyogo (co-ed since 2001)
*Konan Women's University, Kobe, Hyogo
*Mukogawa Women's University, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
*Otemae University, Nishinomiya, Hyogo (co-ed since 2000)
*Seiwa College, Nishinomiya, Hyogo (co-ed since 1981)
*Sonoda Gakuen Women's University, Amagasaki, Hyogo


*Kagoshima Immaculate Heart University, Kagoshima, Kagoshima


*Kochi Women's University, Kochi, Kochi


*Kumamoto Prefectural University, Kumamoto, Kumamoto (co-ed since 1994)


*Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts, Kyoto, Kyoto
*Kyoto Koka Women's University, Kyoto, Kyoto
*Kyoto Notre Dame University, Kyoto, Kyoto
*Kyoto Tachibana University, Kyoto, Kyoto (co-ed since 2005)
*Kyoto Women's University, Kyoto, Kyoto


*Seisen Jogakuin College, Nagano, Nagano


*Kwassui Women's College, Nagasaki, Nagasaki


*Nara Women's University, Nara, Nara
*Tezukayama University, Nara, Nara (co-ed since 1987)


*Mimasaka University, Tsuyama, Okayama (co-ed since 2003)
*Nortre Dame Seishin University, Okayama, Okayama
*Shujitsu University, Okayama, Okayama (co-ed since 2003)


*Baika Women University, Ibaraki, Osaka
*Heian Jogakuin (St. Agnes') University
*Kansai Medical University, Moriguchi, Osaka (co-ed since 1954)
*Moriguchi Campus of Osaka International University, Moriguchi, Osaka (co-ed since 2002)
*Osaka Jogakuin College, Osaka, Osaka
*Daisen Campus, Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Osaka (co-ed since 2005)
*Osaka Shoin Women's University, Higashiosaka, Osaka
*Osaka Ohtani University, Tondabayashi, Osaka (co-ed since 2006)
*Senri Kinran University, Suita, Osaka
*Shitennoji International Buddhist University, Habikino, Osaka (co-ed since 1981)
*Soai University, Osaka, Osaka (co-ed since 1982)
*Tezukayama Gakuin University, Sakai, Osaka (co-ed since 2003)


*Shikoku University, Tokushima, Tokushima (co-ed since 1992)


*Japan Women's University, Tokyo
*Tokyo Kaseigakuin Tsukuba Women's University, Tokyo
*Tsuda College [] , Tokyo


*Baiko Gakuin University, Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi (co-ed since 2001)
*Yamaguchi Prefectural University, Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi (co-ed since 1996)

See also

* List of universities in Japan

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