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Hokkaido University

Kita 8, Nishi 5, Kita-ku, Sapporo, JP, Sapporo Japan
    • QS World University Rankings
      145
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio7
    • International Students1,984
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty2,476

    + 69 others shortlisted this university

    + 70 others shortlisted this university

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    Hokkaido University was founded in 1876 as Sapporo Agricultural College- the nation's first institute of higher education to award bachelor's degrees. "Boys, be ambitious!," the phrase Dr. William S. Clark, the first Vice-Principal, was quoted as saying to his students before leaving Sapporo, is well known among the Japan's youth and also serves as Hokkaido University's maxim.Hokkaido University upholds "The Frontier Spirit," "Global Perspectives," "All-round Education" and "Practical Learning" - concepts that have been developed over its history of more than 130 years as the basic philosophies of education and research. Currently, all the faculty members, students and graduates are making concerted efforts to transform their campus into a global base for education and research.

    About

    Hokkaido University was founded in 1876 as Sapporo Agricultural College- the nation's first institute of higher education to award bachelor's degrees. "Boys, be ambitious!," the phrase Dr. William S. Clark, the first Vice-Principal, was quoted as saying to his students before leaving Sapporo, is well known among the Japan's youth and also serves as Hokkaido University's maxim.Hokkaido University upholds "The Frontier Spirit," "Global Perspectives," "All-round Education" and "Practical Learning" - concepts that have been developed over its history of more than 130 years as the basic philosophies of education and research. Currently, all the faculty members, students and graduates are making concerted efforts to transform their campus into a global base for education and research.

    University highlights

    Hokkaido University is one of the top Public universities in Sapporo, Japan. It is ranked #145 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #138
    • 2014
      #144
    • 2015
      #135
    • 2016
      #=139
    • 2017
      #130
    • 2018
      #=122
    • 2019
      #=128
    • 2020
      #132
    • 2021
      #139
    • 2022
      #145

    Ranking criteria

    51.4
    Overall
    54.8
    Academic Reputation
    32.5
    Citations per Faculty
    56
    Employer Reputation
    79.2
    Faculty Student Ratio
    8.1
    International Faculty Ratio
    17.9
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    17,887

    37%
    63%

    International students
    1,984

    86%
    14%

    Total faculty staff
    2,476

    277
    2199

    Total students
    17,887

    37%
    63%

    International students
    1,984

    86%
    14%

    Total faculty staff
    2,476

    2199
    277
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