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How to say University In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
大学だいがくダイガク
Pronunciation: daigaku
How to Say It Outloud: dai-gah-koo
Usage: 大学 refers to a higher education institution where students pursue undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.
Example Sentence Japanese:私は大学で日本語を勉強しています。
Example Sentence English:I am studying Japanese at the university.

Dictionary

大学だいがくCommon wordjlpt-n5
Noun
  • university; college
Noun
  • former imperial university of Japan (established under the ritsuryō system for the training of government administrators)
Noun
  • the Great Learning (one of the Four Books)
Wikipedia definition
  • University
総合大学そうごうだいがく
Noun
  • university
大学生だいがくせいCommon wordjlpt-n4
Noun
  • university student; college student
進学しんがくCommon wordjlpt-n3
Noun
Suru verb
Intransitive verb
  • advancing to the next stage of education; going on to (high school, college, etc.)
学外がくがい
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Noun
  • outside the school; outside the university; unaffiliated with the university; off-campus; extramural
学士がくしCommon wordjlpt-n1
Noun
  • university graduate; bachelor
Noun
  • bachelor's degree
Wikipedia definition
  • Bachelor's degree
医大いだいCommon word
Noun
  • medical university; medical college; medical school
ユニバーシティーユニバーシティー
Noun
  • university
大東亜帝国だいとうあていこく
Noun
  • Daito Bunka University, Tokai University, Asia University, Teikyo University and Kokushikan University (or Kokugakuin University) (group of similarly ranked private universities in Tokyo)
新制大学しんせいだいがく
Noun
  • university (operated under post-war guidelines)
MARCHマーチ
Noun
  • Meiji University, Aoyama Gakuin University, Rikkyo University, Chuo University, Hosei University (group of similarly ranked private universities in Tokyo)
大卒だいそつCommon word
Noun
  • university graduate; having graduated from university
私立大学しりつだいがく
Noun
  • private university
Wikipedia definition
  • Private university
関関同立かんかんどうりつ
Noun
  • Kansai University, Kwansei Gakuin University, Doshisha University and Ritsumeikan University (four leading private universities in the Kansai region)
早慶上理そうけいじょうり
Noun
  • Waseda University, Keio University, Sophia University and the Tokyo University of Science (four highly selective private universities in Tokyo)
日東駒専にっとうこません
Noun
  • Nihon University, Toyo University, Komazawa University and Senshu University (group of similarly ranked private universities in Tokyo)
だいCommon word
Prefix
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • large; big; great; huge; vast; major; important; serious; severe
Prefix
  • great; prominent; eminent; distinguished
Suffix
  • -sized; as big as; the size of
Noun, used as a suffix
  • university
Noun
  • large (e.g. serving size); large option
Noun
  • long month (i.e. having 31 days)
産近甲龍さんきんこうりゅう
Noun
  • Kyoto Sangyo University, Kindai University, Konan University and Ryukoku University (group of similarly ranked private universities in the Kansai region)
本学ほんがく
Noun
  • this university; this educational establishment
Place
  • Hongaku
宮崎大学みやざきだいがく
Noun
  • Miyazaki University; University of Miyazaki
Place
  • Miyazaki University; University of Miyazaki
Wikipedia definition
  • University of Miyazaki

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