You are here

Hitotsubashi University

i
  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

i

In 1875, Hitotsubashi University was founded in Kunitachi, the suburbs of Tokyo. Hitotsubashi is recognized as one of the leading academic institutions in the world through quality education and research. The University specializes in the social sciences and humanities, subsuming fields such as management, finance, economics, law, and international relations. The University is composed of four faculties, i.e., Faculties of Commerce and Management, Economics, Law, and Social Sciences, and seven graduate schools, i.e., Graduate Schools of Commerce and Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences, Language and Society, International Corporate Strategy, and Hitotsubashi School of International and Public Policy. Additionally, Hitotsubashi University School of Law was established in 2004. Drawing on the University's history and accomplishments, Hitotsubashi has promoted the study of leading-edge social science research expected to be in demand in the 21st century. As an education and research center of worldwide focus, Hitotsubashi aims to provide theoretical and practical solutions to important issues shared by Japan, Asia, and other countries. In order to realize these aims, Hitotsubashi is pursuing three missions: 1) Exploring and creating new areas within the social sciences, 2) Making intellectually and practical contributions to Japan and abroad, and 3) Nurturing intellectually advanced individuals, innovators, and political

...
N/A
2014
N/A
2015
481-490
2016
  • 30.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 53.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 22.7
    International Faculty
  • 28.8
    International Students
51-100
2014
51-100
2015
51-100
2016
51-100
2017
  • 72.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 75.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 70.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 64.3
    H-index Citations
112
2014
127
2015
=88
2016
101-150
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 100
    Employer-Student Connections
  • 72.8
    Graduate Employment Rate
112
2014
127
2015
=88
2016
101-150
2016
Asian University Rankings
  • 52.60
    Overall Score
  • 56.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 86
    Employer Reputation
  • 42.6
    Faculty Student
  • 51
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 49.8
    International Faculty
  • 68.7
    International Students
  • 17.1
    Inbound Exchange
  • 10.9
    Outbound Exchange
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Undergraduate Offers

View undergrad offers

Postgraduate Offers

View postgrad offers
i

Number of academic faculty staff

In total
483
International
50

Number of students

6,560
Postgraduate 32%
Undergraduate 68%

Number of international students

746
Postgraduate 71%
Undergraduate 29%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
i
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.