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Hokkaido University

Kita 8, Nishi 5 Kita-ku Sapporo View map
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4K-6K
Public
Very High
17,613
2,597
1,459

Overview

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' 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. Improvement and Internationalization of Education Hokkaido University has been developing internationally minded allrounders by having them acquire expertise and make proactive and comprehensive personal development through general and specialized teaching as well as graduate education. In addition, while stepping up efforts to offer attractive educational and research programs, we are striving to become a global educational and research center by realizing the "strict evaluation of learning results" and "courses respecting the requirements for credits more strictly," promoting education in foreign languages, and building an advanced...

University Highlights

Total students - 17,613

35%
65%

International students - 1,459

13%
87%

Total faculty staff - 2,597

234
2363

Total students - 17,613

35%
65%

International students - 1,459

13%
87%

Total faculty staff - 2,597

2363
234

Undergraduate Program

4,000 - 6,000
4,000 - 6,000

Postgraduate Program

4,000 - 6,000
4,000 - 6,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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