Hitotsubashi University
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Hitotsubashi University

一橋大学  (Hitotsubashi Daigaku) 

Faculty of Economics

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Economics
4
Bachelors
(Bachelor of Arts in Economics)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: quarter
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Jun. / Sep. / Nov.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)


Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class
Available
Link
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Japanese Language Course at an Affiliated School (Separate Admission Process for the University)

Study Abroad Programs (Incl. in and outbound) / Length of Program
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2022

total
1,212
Students

Students

Number of International Undergraduate Students Local Students
37 1,175
Number of Spring Admissions
289
Number of Spring International Admissions
6
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
15
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
284 ()
Completion Rate in 2022
95.7 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Faculty

As of May 1, 2022

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
51
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    1212:51

Number of International Academic Staff/Faculty Members (by Gender)

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
25
12
7
44
86
Female
1
2
0
4
7
13
International Faculty
1
1
2
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2022

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
15
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
249
Main Pathways for International Students
KOSE Co
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
1
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
一橋大学私費外国人留学生選抜
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
  • Time for exam extended by 1.5 times or 1.3 times
  • Consideration given to location of exam room (e.g., distance from restroom and elevator)
  • Other special measures such as use of walking sticks, hearing aids, wheelchairs, and specially made desks, etc.
Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japanese as a Foreign Language
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japan and the World
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Mathematics
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEFL)
Remarks
  • Online application available
  • Examination fees and other charges payable by credit card or online payment system
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for applicants those have returned from abroad
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Fees
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

Late Payment Plan
Available
Installment Payment Plan
Available
Tuition Waivers
Student may Apply for Waiver or Reduction of Tuition

Scholarships/Loans

Grants (All Students may Apply)
Available
Grants (All International Students may Apply)
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details