Why Ritsumeikan Uji

Ritsumeikan Uji continues to develop and evolve its cutting-edge
education so that students can play an active role in the world.

We have a diverse
teaching staff

International faculty:


※From USA, Canada, Australia, the Philippines, Russia,
Trinidad and Tobago, Hungary, Uruguay

Japanese teachers include those who have taught in
Singapore and the UK, and those who have
previously worked as engineers and TV directors.

Diverse student composition

Ratio of returnee students:


※Countries/regions of last residence before enrollment: 41 countries/regions

The number of students from outside the six prefectures of Kansai is


Students commute from a wide region including Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo, Shiga, Nara, Mie, and Aichi.

Diverse destinations for higher education

(Data from AY 2021 graduates)

  • Ritsumeikan University and Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
    Recommended admissions to Ritsumeikan University and Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
  • Domestic Universities
    Partial list of destination universities: Osaka University, Kagoshima University, Wakayama University,Yokohama City University, Aoyama Gakuin University, Keio University, International Christian University, Sophia University, Meiji University, Waseda University.
  • Overseas Universities
    Some of our students also advance to universities overseas. In AY 2021, 0 students were admitted to universities that placed in the top 0 of the World University Rankings.

Cutting-edge educational environment


is available throughout the campus.

Number of books in the library(including DVDs)


IB Course

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma acquisition rate:


※Students also complete the required Japanese high school curriculum.

Total number of students who study abroad for one year


Lively extracurricular activities

Participation rate in club activities

junior high school
senior high school

Our achievement

Women's track and field team

consecutive appearances in the All-Japan High School Ekiden Championship

Baseball team

Participated in Spring and Summer Koshien (National High School Baseball Championships) a total of six times

American Football Team

Winner of the National Championships

Located in Kyoto, Japan

Parent survey

I am happy to have enrolled my child in the school

  • There are ample facilities and equipment
  • The teachers and staff think carefully about the students in providing them with guidance
  • Club and student activities are lively
  • My child is proud of the school

As of May 2022

Ritsumeikan Uji Senior High School
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