Helping International Students Find English-Taught Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs at Japanese Universities

Toyo University

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
Private 1887 31,844

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. Last year 2017, the University celebrated its 130th anniversary. Through this long history of academic contribution, the university has grown and currently, there are over 31,000 students in 13 undergraduate programs and 15 graduate school programs. Internationalization is one of the focuses of Toyo University, and currently there are 1,482 international students from 39 countries. The University has five campuses with the main campus located in HAKUSAN, Bunkyo-ward, in Central Tokyo.

Historical background
Various scholarship options
Location 5-28-20 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-8606, Japan
No. of Undergraduate Students 31,019
No. of Graduate Students 825
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 777
No. of International Students 1,482
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country 16 countries and regions

China: 263
Korea: 24
Taiwan: 7
Thailand: 7
India: 6
Vietnam: 6
Malaysia: 5
Mongolia: 5
Myanmar: 4
Nepal: 3
Finland: 2
Cambodia: 1
Dominica: 1
Iran: 1
Saudi Arabia: 1
UK: 1
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 86
Individual University Scholarships Toyo Top Global Scholarship A
Toyo Top Global Scholarship B
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 - I-House
Japanese Language Education Services - NEST: Intensive Japanese language and culture course 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 Language Support Desk
Consultation Room International Affairs Office
International Student Associations International Student Association
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee: 5-28-20, Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo

As of August 13, 2018


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