Shiga University

Shiga University opened its door for the first time in the year 1949 at the city of Hikone, Shiga. It has been serving the nation and entire world by producing highly skilled manpower in different productive sectors. It has other two campuses like: Hikone campus and Otsu campus which are expanding its services more efficiently. It always committed on producing global citizens, providing quietude environment for learning, creating vast range of opportunities for students and transforming the quality education towards the entire world. There are more than 3000 students enrolling and over 400 staff members are involving in this University. It welcomes number of students from different corners of the world with equal opportunities for both boys and girls.

Shiga University offers number of courses under the different faculties and graduate school which are listed below:

  1. Faculty of Education:
  • Education and Culture
  • School Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Preschool Education
  • Cross Cultural Studies
  • Environmental Education
  • Primary Science
  • Primary Education
  • Primary Subjects
  • Japanese
  • Social Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Music
  • Art
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Information and Technology
  • Home Economics
  • English
  • Special Education
  1. Faculty of Economics:
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Accounting Information
  • Information Processing and Management
  • Social Systems
  1. Faculty of Data Science:
  • Data Science
  1. Graduate School of Education:
  • School Education
  • Information science and Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Education of the Mentally Handicapped
  • Japanese
  • Natural Science
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Technology Education
  • Social Studies
  • Music
  • Home Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Visual Arts
  • English
  1. Graduate School of Economics:
  • Risk Research in Economics and Management
  • Economics
  • Global Finance
  • Management
  • Social System
  • Legal System
  • Information System
  • International system
  • Principles of Economics
  • Applied Economics
  • Political Economics
  • Comparative Economics
  • Financial Planning
  • Financial Markets
  • Financial Systems
  • Management
  • Management Policy
  • Management Science
  • Financial Accounting
  • International Accounting
  • Mathematics
  • Management Information
  • Information Processing

The requirements for all the international students while applying in this University are listed below:

  • Complete application and show all the required documents.
  • All the academic reports from higher level to lower level must submit.
  • Immigration documents along with citizenship certificate are also necessary.
  • Japanese language is the primary priority for all the international students.
  • Bank statement is also necessary to afford the cost of University.

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Shiga University,

1-1-1 Banba Hikone,

Shiga 522-8522