Law Schools

The evaluation results and evaluation reports given here are the latest results and reports with respect to the overall condition of that university or other institution’s education and research.

Note about results notation

Institution Year evaluated Evaluation result Evaluation agency Evaluation report Notes
National Hokkaido University Law School 2017 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Law School,Tohoku University 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National University of Tsukuba Graduate School of Business Sciences Law School Program 2019 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Chiba University Law School 2015 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National School of Law, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Hitotsubashi University School of Law 2017 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National YOKOHAMA NATIONAL UNIVERSITY  GRADUATE SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL SCIENCES   LAW SCHOOL 2018 not accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Kanazawa University Law School 2017 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Shizuoka law School 2014 not accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National The Legal Practice Program in the Law School, Graduate School of Law, Nagoya University 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Kyoto University Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Osaka University Law School Department of Legal Practice 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Kobe University Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Graduate School of Law, Shimane University 2013 approved(re-evaluation (the area of Chapter 3 and 5)) Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
National School of Law, Okayama University 2018 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
National Hiroshima University Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Kyushu University Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Kumamoto University School of Law 2017 not accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
National Graduate School of Law, University of the Ryukyus 2018 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Public Tokyo Metropolitan University Graduate School of Law and Politics Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Public Osaka City University Law School 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Private Hokkai-Gakuen University Law School 2014 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private DOKKYO LAW SCHOOL 2012 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Aoyama Gakuin University Law School 2015 unapproved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link re-evaluation by the end of 2013(the area of Chapter5)
2013 approved(re-evaluation (the area of Chapter 5)) Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Gakushuin University Professional School of Law Professional Course in Law 2018 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Private Keio University Law School 2017 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Komazawa University Law School 2019 disapproved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link re-evaluation by the end of 2016
2016 approved(re-evaluation (the area of Chapter 1)) Link
Private Sophia Law School 2017 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Private Seikei University Law  School 2015 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link re-evaluation by the end of 2013(the area of Chapter5)
2013 approved(re-evaluation (the area of Chapter 5)) Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Senshu Law School 2017 disapproved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Soka Law School 2017 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Daito Bunka University Law School 2012 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Chuo Law School 2018 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Nihon University Law School 2018 approved(re-evaluation (the area of Chapter 1 and 2)) Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link re-evaluation by the end of 2021(the area of Chapter1 and 2)
Private Hosei Law School 2019 approved Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link re-evaluation by the end of 2017
2017 unaccredited Link
Private Meiji University Law School 2018 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Rikkyo Law School 2012 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Waseda Law School 2016 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Kanagawa University Graduate School. School of Law 2013 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Kanto Gakuin University Graduate  School of Practical Legal Studies 2013 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Toin Law School 2015 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link Supplementary Review in 2013
2013 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Aichi Law School 2017 accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Private Chukyo University Law School 2014 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link Supplementary Review in 2013
2013 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Nanzan School of Law 2018 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Meijo University Law School 2015 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link Supplementary Review in 2013
2013 unaccredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Kyoto Sangyo University Law School 2014 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Doshisha Law School 2018 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Ritsumeikan University School of Law 2017 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Kansai University School of Law 2018 accredited Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)(Professional Graduate Schools) Link
Private Kindai University Law School 2018 not accredited National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement of Higher Education (NIAD-QE)(Graduate Law Schools) Link
Private Kwansei Gakuin University Law School 2018 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Konan Law School 2018 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Seinan Gakuin University Law School 2017 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link
Private Institute for Legal Practice  Fukuoka University 2017 approved Japan Law Foundation (JLF) Link