World University Rankings
At Ritsumeikan University, university rankings are one of the ways we externally assess and communicate the position of our university with our stakeholders.
We aim to earn high marks in university rankings by improving the quality of education and research, and by enhancing our university's presence and reputation.
QS WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS® is a publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British university assessment institution.
The rankings are unique for their focus on academic and employer reputation.
THE WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS is a publication of university rankings by Times Higher Education (THE), a British education magazine.
The rankings are unique for their focus on research volume, citation impact and research income.
June 9, 2022
Ritsumeikan University has been ranked 701-750th overall in the QS World University Rankings 2023 (3rd among private universities in Japan).
June 1, 2022
Ritsumeikan University has been ranked 401-500th in the THE Asia University Rankings 2022.
April 28, 2022
Ritsumeikan University has been ranked 201-300th overall in the THE Impact Rankings 2022.
April 6, 2022
Ritsumeikan University has been ranked fourth among Japanese private universities in terms of the number of ranked subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022.
March 24, 2022
Ritsumeikan University ranked 31st overall in the THE Japan University Rankings 2022.
November 2, 2021
Ritsumeikan University ranked 127th in the QS Asia University Rankings 2022.
September 20, 2022
[Graduate Students Stepping up to the Challenge] The Science of Acupuncture：Building up Evidence and Aiming for New Horizons in Acupuncture Treatment
September 14, 2022
Participating in relief activities in Ukraine’s neighboring countries： “I want to become someone who can make others happy, especially in difficult times”
September 06, 2022
Shedding Light on the Unknown Reality of Mid-Edo Tenmei Kabuki—Using Digital Archives to Conduct an Integrated Analysis of Ukiyo-e Prints from All Over the World
September 01, 2022
Ayane Yanai Wins Bronze Medal at the World Athletics U20 Championships