About Osaka Seikei University

Founding Facts

Osaka Seikei University is a four-year university established by incorporated school of Osaka Seikei Gakuen, which was founded in 1933,and affiliated with five institutes: Osaka Seikei University, Biwako Seikei Sports College, Osaka Seikei College, Osaka Seikei Girls’ High School and Komichi Kindergarten attached to Osaka Seikei College. The university is composed of three faculties: Faculty of Management, Faculty of Art and Faculty of Education. It provides academic knowledge and skills needed in the society for all students.

Educational Goals

The universcity aims to nurture graduates who can play an active role in society with academic knowledge and can be a person,performing well in all domains of his/her life.

Number of Students Enrolled

2,141 students ( as of May 1st, 2018 )


The campus is located in Osaka city , one of the biggest cities in Japan. It is 15 minites from Osaka Station without having to transfer. Various transportations, such as Hankyu train, subway, JR line, city bus, are available to go to school.

Feature of education method

1.Active learning.

Our class consists of lecture ,seminars and workshops. Every class adopts and promotes active learnig method.

2. Fostering Qualities and Abilities Needed to Work in Cooperative Manners

Seminars and workshops provide opportunities for discussion and interaction in pairs and a small group, sometimes for collaborative work with those outside the campus and sometimes for present-day’s problemsolving tasks cooperated with local government, companies and organizations.

3. Thorough instruction, grasping learning level

We grasp each students’ learning level firmly and guide them precisely.

Overseas Partner Institutions

  • Hansei University (South Korea)
  • Tainan University of Technology (Taiwan)
  • Norwich University of the Arts (The United Kingdom)
  • Royal Danish Academy of Fine arts (Denmark)
  • Massachusetts College of Art and Design (The U.S.A.)
  • East China University of Science and Technology(China)

Faculty of Management

The faculty consists of three departments: Department of Global Tourism and Business, Department of Management and Department of Sports Management.

Department of Global Tourism and Business

  • Global Business Course
  • Tourism Business Course

Department of Management

  • Management course
  • Food Business course

Department of Sports Management

Educational Objectives

The faculty aims to provide graduates with academic knowledge and skills on management and business required under present-day society and economic and business circumstances as well as abilities and skills of both information processing and communication

The faculty also enables students to acquire "human qualities” like abilities to understand their roles in the companies and organizations, abilities to hold an opinion of their own and abilities to make a contribution to solving a wide variety of problems on management and business in the modern society in proactive and cooperative manners.

Faculty of Art

The faculty has eight courses under one department.

Department of Art and Design

  • Manga & Digital Arts Course
  • Animation & Character Design Course
  • Game & Application Course
  • Visual Design Course
  • Illustration Course
  • Interior & Product Design Course
  • Textile & Fashion Design Course
  • Fine Arts & Art Education Course

Educational Objectives

The faculty aims to let students acquire creative ability to express individual’s original ideas through refining sensitivity and imagination of their own while obtaining matured personality through art and design education. It also enables graduates to accept various kinds of philosophy through learning arts and design and to acquire “ Cyu-jyo” personality that is, sincerity and consideration, known as school’s guideline for action, through developing communication skills. Then it fosters human resources that contribute actively to creation of an enriched future under the slogan of a service to society through arts.

Faculty of Education

The faculty has two divisions and four courses under one department.

Division of Secondary School Education

  • English Education Course
  • Health and Physical Education Course

Division of Primary School Education

  • Elementary Education Course
  • Preschool Education Course

Educational Objectives

The faculty aims to foster education experts with “human qualities” and wide-ranging education in helping students acquire “ a zest for life” Education experts with “human qualities” are identified as those with following abilities: a person to strengthen emotional bonds through communication and accept children’s mind, a person who has gained a wide ranging education and acquires quality and ability for next-generation education, a sensibility-rich person who handles education problems in the society from various points of view, and those who reflect and study educational practice.

Graduate School of Education

Educational Objectives

We aim to train highly skilled professionals on education that can creatively solve various problems, collaborating with organizations such as local schools and kindergartens involved in children’s education and growth, while reflecting various educational practices and understanding practical tasks related to modern education.