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Host University for Hiroshima, Japan

Hiroshima University is one of the most prestigious Japanese universities 

Hiroshima University, one of the most prestigious Japanese universities, has an enrollment of about 15,000 students, including about 1,800 international students. It is ranked highly among world universities by the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. It is located in Saijo City, approximately 30 minutes from central Hiroshima by train. It consists of faculties and schools such as Integrated Arts and Sciences; Dentistry; Economics; Education; Engineering; Law; Letters; Medicine; Science; and Applied Biological Sciences, as well as a number of graduate schools, research institutes, and other centers. Three large libraries are available for all types of information. Each provides complete library services for students.

Quick Details

2023-24 Application Cycle

  • Fall/Yearlong: Deadline has passed


Minimum GPA: 2.8 GPA

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

Open to degree-seeking students attending a 4-year institution at the time of application

Program Type



Overseas credit

Program Capacity

10 students


English | Japanese

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