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Yokohama National University

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
National 1949 9,880

Established in 1949, Yokohama National University (YNU) is known as one of the leading universities in Japan. With a student population of 10,000, a vast, leafy campus and modern facilities, YNU has long been committed to playing a global role with a long-term perspective. YNU is home to approximately 900 international students from all over the world. Students can enjoy lectures, seminars and workshop-style studio activities in small groups, as well as internships in the Tokyo-Yokohama metropolitan area. YNU will keep you busy as active citizens in a global community!

Historical background
Substantial amount of teaching staff
Location 79-1 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama 240-8501, Japan
Religion
No. of Undergraduate Students 7,433
No. of Graduate Students 2,447
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 600
No. of International Students 830
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country China: 426
Republic of Korea: 141
Vietnam: 55
Malaysia: 22
Taiwan: 14
Indonesia: 11
United States: 9
Brazil: 9

70 countries and regions
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 44
Individual University Scholarships YNU60 Scholarships
International Student Dormitories - Ooka International Residence (252 Units)
- International Student House (128 Single rooms)
- Minesawa International Student Dormitory (110 Single rooms)
- Hazawa International Residence (157)
Japanese Language Education Services Japanese Language Instruction offered by International Student Center
http://www.ynu.ac.jp/english/education/japanese/
Consultation Room International Student Center
http://www.isc.ynu.ac.jp/english/
International Student Associations
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee:
International Office
Student Affairs and International Relations Department
Fax: +81-45-339-3039
Email: international@ynu.ac.jp
URL: http://www.ynu.ac.jp/english/inquiry/

As of November 11, 2015

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