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Keio University
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Motto Calamvs gladio fortior
(Latin: The pen is mightier than the sword)
Established 1858
Type Private
Endowment N/A
Chancellor Yuichiro Anzai
Faculty 2,001
Staff 2,662
Students 32,275
Undergraduates 27,984
Postgraduates 4,291
Doctoral students 3,708
Professional students 583
Location Minato, Tokyo, Japan
Campus Urban
Athletics 39 varsity teams
Colors Blue and Red
Nickname Unicorns, etc.
Mascot Popeye the Sailor (unofficial)
Fight song Wakaki chi
Affiliations Tokyo Six Universities, ASAIHL
Website Keio University

Keio University (慶應義塾大学 Keiō gijuku daigaku?) is one of the oldest private universities in Japan. The university has a history as Japan's very first private institution of higher learning, which dates back to the formation of a school for Dutch studies in 1858 in Edo (now Tokyo) by founder Yukichi Fukuzawa. It is a member of the Tokyo 6 Universities. Its baseball team plays in the Tokyo 6 Universities Alliance (league). For other uses, see Motto (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Latin (disambiguation). ... An illustration of Cardinal Richelieu holding a sword, by H. A. Ogden, 1892, from The Works of Edward Bulwer Lytton The pen is mightier than the sword is an adage coined by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1839 for his play Richelieu; Or the Conspiracy. ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... 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Cheerleaders (応援団, ÅŒendan) work themselves and sometimes others in the audience... The Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning or ASAIHL is a non-governmental organization founded in 1956 to assist higher learning institutions in strengthening themselves through a mutual self help and to achieve international distinction in teaching, research and public service. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos and other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... Image File history File links A school flag of Keio University File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A private university is a university that is run without input or control of any government entity. ... 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History

Keio University (library, Mita campus)
Keio University (library, Mita campus)

Keio was founded in 1858 by Fukuzawa Yukichi, who had studied the Western educational system at Brown University in the United States. While Keiō's initial identity was that of a private school of Western studies, it expanded and established its first university faculty in 1890, and became known as an influential leader in Japanese higher education. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1436x2049, 1651 KB) 慶應義塾大学のシンボルとして知られている三田キャンパスの図書館の旧館。1912年竣工。左に小さく見える銅像は創設者でもある。福沢諭吉。 photo of older building of the library of Keio University Mita campus. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1436x2049, 1651 KB) 慶應義塾大学のシンボルとして知られている三田キャンパスの図書館の旧館。1912年竣工。左に小さく見える銅像は創設者でもある。福沢諭吉。 photo of older building of the library of Keio University Mita campus. ... Year 1858 (MDCCCLVIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Fukuzawa Yukichi (福澤 諭吉 Yukichi Fukuzawa, January 10, 1835 - February 3, 1901) was a Japanese author, writer, teacher, entrepreneur and political theorist and founder of the Keio University whose ideas about government and social institutions made a lasting impression on a rapidly changing Japan during the period known as the Meiji Era. ... Brown University is a private university located in Providence, Rhode Island. ... Year 1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar). ...


Rugby union was first introduced to Japanese students at Keiō University by Edward Bramwell Clarke and Tanaka Ginnosuke. (The game had been played in the treaty ports of Yokohama and Kobe before that, but not between Japanese teams.) For other uses, see Rugby (disambiguation). ... Professor Edward Bramwell Clarke (1875-1934) introduced rugby union to students at Keio University in Japan in 1899, with help from a fellow Cambridge University graduate named Tanaka Ginnosuke. ... Tanaka Ginnosuke 田中銀之助 (1873-1933) - family name first in the Japanese style - was educated at the Leys School in Cambridge and then Trinity Hall, a college of Cambridge University. ... For the town of Yokohama in Aomori Prefecture, see Yokohama, Aomori. ... Kobe ) is the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture and a prominent port city in Japan with a population of about 1. ...


Academics

Since the school's inception, Keio university described its alumnae and alumni as a leader of the entire world.


In today's internationally interdependent world, Keio places great effort upon maintaining the finest teaching faculty and superlative facilities. Based on the knowledge and experience of their predecessors, today's Keio students strive to develop the leadership qualities that will enable them to make valuable contributions to tomorrow's society. In 2008 the University will celebrate its sesquicentennial (150th) anniversary. 2008 (MMVIII) will be a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


It is a member of LAOTSE (which also includes two other Tokyo universities, the University of Tokyo and the Tokyo Institute of Technology), an international network of leading universities in Europe and Asia exchanging students and senior scholars. Keio University is the Japanese host of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), whose staff work primarily at the Shonan Fujisawa Campus. LAOTSE (Links to Asia by Organizing Traineeship and Student Exchange) is an international network of leading universities in Europe and Asia. ... “Todai” redirects here. ... Tokyo Institute of Technology Tokyo Institute of Technology (東京工業大学; Tōkyō Kōgyō Daigaku), often called Tokyo Tech or Tōkōdai (東工大) for short, is the largest institution of higher learning in Japan dedicated to science and technology. ... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Asia (disambiguation). ... It has been suggested that W3C Markup Validation Service be merged into this article or section. ...


Campus

Keio University as seen from Tokyo Tower
Keio University as seen from Tokyo Tower

The main campus is in Mita-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo. Additional campuses include Hiyoshi, Shinanomachi, Shonan Fujisawa Campus (SFC) designed by Fumihiko Maki, Tsuruoka Town Campus of Keio (TTCK) and Yagami. The university also operates high schools, senior schools, and a primary school, Keio Shonan-Fujisawa Junior & Senior High School, Keio Senior High School, Keio Shiki Boy's Senior High School, Keio Girl's Senior High School, Keio Academy of New York, Keio Futsubu School, Keio Chutobu Junior High School, Keio Gijuku Yochisha primary School. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2592x1944, 1910 KB) Keio University (慶應義塾大学 Keiō Gijuku Daigaku) is a private university in Japan. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (2592x1944, 1910 KB) Keio University (慶應義塾大学 Keiō Gijuku Daigaku) is a private university in Japan. ... Tokyo Tower ) is a tower in Shiba Park, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan ( ). It is 332. ... A town (町 chō) is a local administrative unit in Japan. ... Minato (港) is Japanese for port. ... A ku (区), translated as ward, is a district in a large Japanese city. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Hiyoshi (日吉) is a part of the city of Yokohama, Japan. ... Spiral house in Tokyo Fumihiko Maki (槇文彦, Maki Fumihiko) (born Tokyo, September 6, 1928) is a Japanese architect. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see High school (disambiguation). ... High school - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... A primary school in ÄŒeský Těšín, Poland. ... Keio Shonan-Fujisawa Junior & Senior High School (慶應義塾湘南藤沢中・高等部) is located on the campus of Keio University in Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. ...


Professors

The Present Professor

  • Heizo Takenaka, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications (Japan)
  • Shirō Asano, Former Governor

Heizo Takenaka (b. ... For other persons of the same name, see Shirō Asano. ...

Former Professor

Nagai Kafū (永井 荷風), born Nagai Sōkichi (永井 壮吉), December 4, 1879 - April 30, 1959, was a Japanese novelist, playwright, essayist, and diarist. ... The Japan Art Academy Japan Art Academy ) is the highest ranking artistic organization in Japan. ... The Order of Culture (文化勲章) is a Japanese Order (decoration), established on February 11, 1937. ... Shinobu Orikuchi , February 11, 1887 - September 3, 1953)), also known as ChōkÅ« Shaku ), was a Japanese ethnologist, linguist, folklorist, novelist, and poet. ... Shibasaburo Kitasato (北里 柴三郎) (1852-1931) was a Japanese physician and bacteriologist. ... The Nobel Prizes (Swedish: ), as designated in Alfred Nobels will in 1895, are awarded for physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and peace. ... Ryogo Kubo (February 15, 1920 - March 31, 1995; Japanese 久保 亮五 Kubo Ryōgo) was a Japanese physicist. ... The Boltzmann Medal is the most important prize awarded to physicists that obtain new results concerning statistical mechanics; it is named after the celebrated physicist Ludwig Boltzmann. ... The Order of Culture (文化勲章) is a Japanese Order (decoration), established on February 11, 1937. ... Joseph Stiglitz (born February 9, 1943) is an American economist and a member of the Columbia University faculty. ... Alma Mater Columbia University in the City of New York is a private university in the United States and a member of the Ivy League. ... The Nobel Prizes (Swedish: ), as designated in Alfred Nobels will in 1895, are awarded for physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and peace. ...

Alumni

Keio is known for producing many descendent politicians and president of family-owned business. Because of its attached elementary, junior high, and high schools. (Politicians or presidents of family-owned business tend to enroll their children to affilated school of private university.)


Notable alumni include:


Politicians

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Finance

  • Taizo Nishimuro, Chairman and CEO of Tokyo Stock Exchange, Former CEO of Toshiba Corporation (Economics 1961)
  • Toshio Ando, Chairman of Japan Securities Dealers Association, Chairman of Nomura Asset Management (Law 1974)
  • Shigeharu Suzuki, President and CEO of Daiwa Securities Group (Economics 1971)
  • Junichi Arimura, President and CEO of Nikko Cordial Corporation (Business and Commerce 1973)
  • Toshiaki Ito, CEO and President of JAFCO (Law 1971)
  • Masanori Mochida, President of Goldman Sachs Japan (Economics)
  • Kensuke Hotta, Chairman of Morgan Stanley Japan (Economics)
  • Haruyasu Asakura, Managing Director and Head of Japan Growth Capital team of Carlyle Group (Science and Technology)
  • Taisuke Sasanuma, Founder and Representative Partner of Advantage Partners (Law, MBA)

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Media

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Other Businessmen

For other uses, see IBM (disambiguation) and Big Blue. ... Katsuaki Watanabe (born 1942) is president of Toyota Motor Corporation. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... Kikkoman Corporation ) (TYO: 2801 ) is an international company based in Japan. ... Kikkoman Corporation ) (TYO: 2801 ) is an international company based in Japan. ... Shinzo Maeda (前田真三) is a Japanese photographer famous for landscape photographs and movies. ... Shiseido Company, Ltd. ... Kirin Brewery Company, Ltd. ... All Nippon Airways Co. ... Bain & Company is a premium strategy management consulting firm with headquarter in Boston, MA. Along with McKinsey and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Bain is recongized as one of the leading firms in the consulting industry. ... Apple Inc. ... Japan Business Federation (日本経済団体連合会) is a comprehensive economic organization born in May 2002 by amalgamation of Keidanren (Japan Federation of Economic Organizations) and Nikkeiren (Japan Federation of Employers Associations). ... Ichizo Kobayashi ) was a Japanese industrialist and Minister of Commerce and Industry. ... Hankyu Umeda Station and Department Store Hankyu Railway (阪急電鉄, HankyÅ« Dentetsu) is a Japanese private railway that provides commuter and interurban service to the northern Kansai region. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Fusanosuke Kuhara (1869-1965) was a businessman and politician of Japan. ... Nobutada Saji (佐治 信忠) is a Japanese businessman. ... Toshio Kagami Toshio Kagami is the Secretary General (CEO) of The Oriental Land Company. ... Oriental Land Co. ...

Entertainment

Ryō Fukawa Ryō Fukawa (ふかわりょう, Fukawa Ryō)—born August 19, 1974 in Yokohama, Kanagawa—is a Japanese comedian. ... Yo Hitoto (一青窈 Hitoto Yō, born September 20, 1976) is a Japanese popular music singer. ... Ichikawa Ennosuke III ) (b. ... Yujiro Ishihara (石原裕次郎; Ishihara YÅ«jirō, December 28, 1934–July 17, 1987) was a Japanese actor and singer. ... Takahiro Konagawa , born November 30, 1979) is a Japanese guitarist, singer, and musical composer from Kashiwa, Chiba. ... Charcoal Filter is a Japanese male rock band. ... Asami Konno , born May 7, 1987) is a former fifth generation member of Morning Musume. ... It has been suggested that Members of Morning Musume be merged into this article or section. ... Misako Konno (紺野美沙子 Konno Misako), born Misako Shinoda (篠田美佐子 Shinoda Misako, born September 18, 1960) is a Japanese actress and essayist. ... The United Nations Development Programe (UNDP), the United Nations global development network, is the largest multilateral source of development assistance in the world. ... Please wikify (format) this article or section as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Takashi Matsumoto (松本 隆, born July 16, 1949 in Minato, Tokyo -) is a Japanese lyricist. ... Kazemachi Roman cover, (clockwise from top left) Matsumoto, Suzuki, Hosono and Otaki, Illustration by Kazuhiko Miyaya Happy End (はっぴいえんど) was a Japanese folk rock band that existed between 1970 and 1973. ... Hiro Mizushima photo from Newtype Live May 2007 Hiro Mizushima , born April 13, 1984) is a Japanese actor. ... Koyu Ohara, Japanese film director Koyu Ohara (小原宏裕 - Ohara Koyu) is a Japanese film director best known known for his popular Roman Porno films, Fairy In A Cage (1977) and the Pink Tush Girl series (1978-1980). ... Sho Sakurai , born January 25, 1982 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese actor and musician. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Koji Suzuki (鈴木光司 Suzuki Kōji born May 13, 1957) is a Japanese writer, who currently lives in Tokyo. ... Ring ) is a 1998 Japanese horror mystery film from director Hideo Nakata, adapted from a novel of the same name by Koji Suzuki. ... Mariya Takeuchi (竹内 まりや, born March 20, 1955) is a Japanese muscian with a small following in the United States. ... Tigarah (born 1982 in Tokyo, Japan), is a Japanese baile funk emcee whose music contains elements of grime, crunk, and Baltimore club. ... Funk Carioca means Funk from Rio in Brazilian Portuguese, and is also known as Brazilian Funk (which also relates to a 1970s musical style), Favela Funk and, elsewhere in the world, Baile Funk (the name of the party in which it is played) and also Baile Funk Carioca. ... A Master of Ceremonies or MC is the host of a staged event or other performance. ... Yujiro is one of Japans best known professional actors. ... Fumi Yoshinaga (よしながふみ YOSHINAGA Fumi, born 1971 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese shōjo and boys love mangaka. ... Mangaka ) is the Japanese word for a comic artist. ... ... Voice Animage, a magazine about all things about seiyÅ«. For the retail company named Seiyu, see Seiyu Group. ...

Art

Rei Kawakubo (川久保 玲, born 1942 October 11 - ) is an avant-garde Japanese fashion designer whose work is distinguished by its warped asymmetry, distressed fabrics, and monochromatic palette. ... Yōji Yamamoto(山本 耀司、Yamamoto Yōji, born 3 October 1943) is an internationally known Japanese fashion designer based out of Paris, Japan, and New York. ... Shusaku Endō (遠藤 周作 Endō Shusaku, March 27, 1923 - September 29, 1996) was a renowned 20th Century Japanese author who wrote from a unique perspective of being a Roman Catholic Japanese. ... The Akutagawa Prize (芥川龍之介賞 Akutagawa Ryūnosuke Shō) is Japans most prestigious literary award. ... The Order of Culture (文化勲章) is a Japanese Order (decoration), established on February 11, 1937. ... The Japan Art Academy Japan Art Academy ) is the highest ranking artistic organization in Japan. ... This is a Japanese name; the family name is Eto Jun Etō ) (25 December 1932 – 21 July 1999) was a Japanese literary critic, active in the Showa and early Heisei period Japan. ... Hiroshi Aramata is a popular author and screenplay writer in Japan. ... Nihon University (日本大学; Nihon Daigaku abbreviated as 日大 Nichidai) is the largest university in Japan. ... Sakutarō Hagiwara (萩原 朔太郎 : Hagiwara Sakutarō, November 1, 1886 - May 11, 1942) was a Japanese author (a writer of free-style or shi poetry). ... Yumeno Kyusaku (夢野 久作, January 4, 1889 - March 11, 1936) is a Japanese author. ...

Others

Chiaki Mukai (向井千秋 Mukai Chiaki, born May 6, 1952) (M.D., Ph. ... Theodor Holm Nelson is an American sociologist, philosopher, and pioneer of information technology. ... Sosuke Sumitani Sosuke Sumitani (炭谷宗佑 Sumitani Sōsuke, January 14, 1980 in Tokyo -) is a Japanese announcer on Nippon Television. ... MoMA, New York. ... Ken Sakamura (坂村 健 Sakamura Ken, July 25, 1951 - ) is a Japanese professor in electrical engineering. ... “Todai” redirects here. ... TRON may refer to: TRON (film), a 1982 Disney science fiction film starring Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, and Cindy Morgan TRON (arcade game), an arcade game based on the TRON film Tron (character), the titular character of the above two Tron 2. ... The annual Takeda Awards were presented in 2001 and 2002 by the Takeda Foundation. ... Tina Tinio (née Maria Cristina Cuenca Tinio, born January 11, 1974) is a Filipino socialite, former equestrienne, and cosmetics industry executive. ... The LOréal Group ( PAR: 120321), headquartered in Clichy, France, is the worlds leading company in cosmetics and beauty. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

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  • Keio Shonan-Fujisawa Junior & Senior High School
  • Sakura Tsushin ("Sakura Diaries"), a manga and anime series by U-jin which prominently features Keio University.

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Keio University (慶應義塾大学 Keiō Gijuku Daigaku) is the top private university in Japan, which has a proud history as Japan's very first private institution of higher learning, which dates back to the formation of a school for Dutch studies in 1858 in Edo (now Tokyo) by founder Yukichi Fukuzawa.
Keio University is the Japanese host of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), whose staff work primarily at the Shonan Fujisawa Campus.
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