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Toyo University

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
Private 1887 31,451

Toyo University is one of the largest private universities in Japan. It was founded in 1887 as "TETSUGAKU-KAN (School of Philosophy)" by one of Japan’s most eminent philosophers Dr. INOUE Enryo. It was reorganized in 1906 and has since been known as Toyo University. Through this long history of academic contribution, the university has grown and currently, there are over 31,000 students in 13 undergraduate programs and 13 graduate school programs. Being selected for the Top Global University Project by MEXT in 2014, Internationalization is one of the focuses of Toyo University, and currently there are 1,692 international students from 40 countries. The University has five campuses with the main campus located in HAKUSAN, in Central Tokyo.

Historical background
Various scholarship options
Location 5-28-20 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8606, Japan
No. of Undergraduate Students 30,592
No. of Graduate Students 859
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 778
No. of International Students 1,692 (as of 2020)
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country 40 countries and regions
China: 1,256
Vietnam: 129
Korea: 99
Indonesia: 27
Malaysia: 26
Taiwan: 21
Thailand: 17
Myanmar: 17
Mongolia: 14
Philippines: 11
Cambodia: 9
Nepal: 8
Uzbekistan: 7
Italy: 5
Sri Lanka: 4
Bangladesh: 4
India: 4
Saudi Arabia: 3
USA: 3
Bulgaria: 3
Turkey: 2
Morocco: 2
Brazil: 2
Canada: 2
Poland: 2
Switzerland: 1
Argentine: 1
Singapore: 1
Finland: 1
Sudan: 1
Mozambique: 1
Tunisia: 1
Mexico: 1
Kirgiz: 1
Netherland: 1
Egypt: 1
Nauru: 1
Albania: 1
Germany: 1
Tonga: 1
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 37
Individual University Scholarships Partial Tuition Waiver
Masajuro Shiokawa Scholarship
Toyo University Scholarship Category 1
Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students
Toyo University Graduate School Scholarship
Toyo Top Global University Project Scholarship
International Student Dormitories - International House
- AI-House (from 2022)
Japanese Language Education Services - Intensive Japanese language and culture courses created especially for International exchange students.

- Prep Program for BJT: Prep program for Business Japanese Test for international exchange students who have intermediate/high proficiency in Japanese

- Japanese Writing Program for international students (free of charge)

- STEP-UP Program (special Japanese extracurricular programs to help both Toyo University students and others with learning the Japanese language)
Consultation Room - International Affairs Office
- Career Support Office for International Students
International Student Associations - Toyo University International Student Association (TIA)
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee: 5-28-20, Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo

As of July 12, 2021


University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.