Schools in Hiroshima Prefecture

Hiroshima University

Hiroshima University is the only national university in Hiroshima Prefecture, and with 11 undergraduate and 11 graduate departments, it is one of the largest comprehensive universities in Japan covering a broad range of academic fields including humanities, science and engineering, and medicine. Hiroshima University offers many unique benefits, such as its excellent professors, expansive research facilities and equipment, cutting-edge research that is highly acclaimed both within Japan and abroad, and our original department education system known as the “Hiroshima University Program of Specified Education and Study,” which aims to ensure quality education and offer detailed learning support tailored to each and every student.
In 2014, the university was also selected as one of the "Top Type Schools" of the "Top Global University Project", the super global university project of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. (Thirteen schools in Japan were selected.)

  • Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences
  • Faculty of Letters
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Applied Biological Science
Graduate School
  • Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences
  • Graduate School of Letters
  • Graduate School of Education
  • Graduate School of Social Sciences
  • Graduate School of Science
  • Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter
  • Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences
  • Graduate School of Engineering
  • Graduate School of Biosphere Science
  • Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation
  • Hiroshima University Law School
Enrollment capacity 2,338
Number of overseas students 1,191 (As of May 1, 2016)
Address Higashi Hiroshima City; Minami-ku and Naka-ku, Hiroshima City
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