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

Yokohama National University

Type of Institution Established No. of Students
National 1949 9,756

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 1,000 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!

Many international students
Natural surrounding
Location 79-8 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama 240-8501, Japan
No. of Undergraduate Students 7,458
No. of Graduate Students 2,298
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 605
No. of International Students 927
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country China: 492
Republic of Korea: 132
Vietnam: 43
Taiwan: 33
U.S.A.: 22
Indonesia: 18
Malaysia: 16
Bangladesh: 11
Mongolia: 9
Brazil: 9
Other 64 countries and regions: 142
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 42
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 (143)
Japanese Language Education Services Japanese Language Instruction offered by International Student Center
Consultation Room International Student Center
International Student Associations
Career Support Yes
Contact Addressee: International Admissions Office
Phone: +81-45-339-3176
Fax: +81-45-339-3189

As of May 1, 2017


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