About the University
University Overview

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The University of Niigata Prefecture (UNP) is a public university established in April 2009. UNP consists of 3 Faculties and a Graduate School: The Faculty of International Studies and Regional Development, The Faculty of Human Life Studies (Department of Child Studies, Department of Health and Nutrition) ,The Faculty of International Economic Studies and Graduate School of International Studies and Regional Development. UNP admits approximately 360 undergraduate students a year. Following the basic principles of “Development of an International Perspective,” “Regional Emphasis,” and “Development of Human Qualities,” UNP is striving to nurture human resources who can resolve various issues and contribute actively in both global and regional arenas.