Outline of the Hiroshima University

HU by the Numbers

Hiroshima University's campus is capable of providing its students with eminent resources to conduct their studies.

Institutional Data

Education
Undergraduate Students 10,883 (As of November 1, 2016)
Graduate Students 4,379 (As of November 1, 2016)
Special Course Students 18 (As of November 1, 2016)
Research Students/Non-Degree Students 300 (As of November 1, 2016)
Attached School Students 3,852 (As of November 1, 2016)
Total Number of Graduates (Undergraduate) 131,967 (As of March , 2016)
Executive Board Members 10 (As of May 1, 2016)
Academic Faculty Members 1,689 (As of May 1, 2016)
Non-Academic Staff members 1,618 (As of May 1, 2016)
Library Collection Approximately 3,480,000 books (As of May 1, 2016)
Annual Library Users Approximately 1,240,000 (FY2015)
Research
Number of Doctoral Degrees Presented in 2015 336 (FY2015)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in 2015 2,954,100,000 Yen (FY2015)
Commissioned Research in 2015 2,634,140,000 Yen (FY2015)
Commissioned and Joint Projects in 2015 261,060,000 Yen (FY2015)
Joint Research with External Organizations (Private Sector, etc) in 2015 630,930,000 Yen (FY2015)
Financial Donations for Academic Purposes in 2015 1,673,750,000 Yen (FY2015)
Attached Research Facilities and On-Campus Joint Research Facilities 25(As of April 1, 2016)
Admitted Researcher Numbers in 2015 119 (FY2015)
International Exchange
International Students 72 Countries/Regions 1,443 (As of May 1, 2017)
International Exchange Agreements (University-level) 47 Countries/Regions 251 Organizations 274 Agreements (As of October 26, 2017)
International Exchange Agreements (Faculty/Department-level) 50 Countries/Regions 312 Organizations 342 Agreements (As of October 26, 2017)
Financial Affairs
Income and Expenditure for FY in 2015 Income 74,500 Millions yen
Expenditure 73,200 Millions yen
Facilities, etc
Total Area of Hiroshima University approximately 314ha (As of April 1, 2016)
Area of Higashi-Hiroshima Campus approximately 249ha (As of April 1, 2016)
Number of Cafeterias and Cafe facilities 11 (As of May 1, 2016)
Number of Stores 13 (As of May 1, 2016)
Number of Hiroshima University Hospital Medical Department Outpatients in 2014 579,233 (FY2015)


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