Japanese University Essay

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Thesis statement: Osaka University is one of the best universities in Japan that provides many facilities to support the students.

Japan has many famous universities, one of them is Osaka University. Handai Daigaku or Osaka University is a national university that located in Osaka, Japan. It is the 4th best ranked higher education institution in Japan in 2016 by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. Osaka University is the sixth oldest university in Japan as the Osaka Prefectural Medical College, and one of Japan’s National Seven Universities.
The official logo of Osaka University, the Ginkgo [銀杏] leaf logo, was created by the renowned Japanese graphic designer Ikko Tanaka for Osaka University's 60th anniversary in 1991. The classic simplicity of the design belies the fact that it can be viewed at several levels. First, the three arcs in its structure come from a combination of three O's, the first letter of "Osaka." Additionally, as a university with a long history, these three O's represent the historical links, the concerted efforts between three groups, the school, the students, and the citizens of Osaka in the establishment of this …show more content…

Suita campus is home to the university headquarters. It extends across Suita city and Ibaraki city in Osaka prefecture. It also home to the Osaka University Hospital and the Nationwide Joint Institute of Cybermedia Center and Research Center for Nuclear Physics. This campus houses faculties of Human Sciences, Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Engineering. It contains the Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences and a portion of the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology. In this campus, students are providing some facilities such as gymnasium, health center, and cafeteria. The other facility is Kasugawa House which is available for the students and researchers to support them during their study at Osaka

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