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 9,417

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 800 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 7,212
No. of Graduate Students 2,205
No. of Full-Time Faculty Members 552
No. of International Students 781
Breakdown of International Student Numbers by Country China: 362
Republic of Korea: 123
Vietnam: 26
Pakistan: 17
Taiwan: 15
Malaysia: 15
Indonesia: 13
Bangladesh: 13
India: 12
Other 71 countries and regions: 185
No. of Countries with Exchange Agreements 43
Individual University Scholarships - YNU Tuition Waiver Program for Privately Financed International Students
International Student Dormitories - Tokiwadai International Residence (112 Shared Unit Type/166 Private Type)
- Ooka International Residence (252 Units)
- Minesawa International Student Dormitory (110 Single Rooms)
- International Student House (128 Single Rooms)
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 Students Section

As of November 9, 2023


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