For the advancement and development of nursing and
nursing education and research
Through the partnership and cooperation of member schools,
we will promote proactive business activities.

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Our Society promotes ambitious business activities through partnerships and cooperation among our member schools.

Established in 1976 by private nursing universities and junior colleges and then incorporated in 2009, the Japan Society of Private Colleges and Universities of Nursing marks 47 years as of 2023. In its articles of incorporation, our Society defined its purpose as: “to fulfill the missions of nursing higher education institutions by promoting our members and contributing to the development of academics and education through research surveys on the education, research, and management as well as partnerships and cooperation among the universities in recognition of the important role that private universities hold as Japan’s higher education institutions for nursing.” The four categories of our business activities are: (1) business regarding the enrichment and improvement of the education and research at private nursing colleges and universities; (2) business regarding the enhancement of the administration and management at private nursing colleges and universities; (3) social business regarding partnerships, cooperation, etc., with related institutions; and (4) other business necessary to achieve our purpose.

President: SHIMABUKURO Kyoko
Japan Society of Private Colleges and Universities of Nursing

Committee Activities

Promoting private universities, assisting in the fulfillment of their missions, and thereby contributing to the advancement of Japan’s nursing and nursing education


- Member Schools -

Here is a list of our member schools in Japan.
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List of Member Schools