Kamakura Women's University

Kamakura Women's University (鎌倉女子大学, Kamakura joshi daigaku) is a private women's college in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. The school specializes in home economics and child care.

Kamakura Women's University
鎌倉女子大学;
Kamakura joshi daigaku
Kamakura Women's University Entrance.jpg
TypePrivate
Established1943
Undergraduates500
Postgraduates10
Location, ,
CampusOfuna, Yamanouchi, Nikaido (all in Kamakura)
WebsiteOfficial website

HistoryEdit

The Keihin Women’s Housekeeping Science School was established in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama in 1943 as a vocational school. It was relocated to the Iwase neighborhood of Kamakura in 1946. In 1950, it was chartered as the Keihin Women’s University, and became the four-year Keihin Women’s University in 1959. The present name was adopted in 1989.

CurriculumEdit

UndergraduateEdit

  • School of Home Economics
    • Department of Home Economics and Health Sciences
    • Department of Nutritional Management
  • School of Child Studies
    • Department of Child Studies
    • Department of Child Psychology
  • School of Education
    • Department of Education

GraduateEdit

  • School of Child Studies
    • Department of Child Studies

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 35°21′7.5″N 139°32′16.2″E / 35.352083°N 139.537833°E / 35.352083; 139.537833