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 10,695 (As of May 1, 2019)
Graduate Students 4,575 (As of May 1, 2019)
Special Course Students 11 (As of May 1, 2019)
Research Students/Non-Degree Students 339 (As of May 1, 2019)
Attached School Students 3,756 (As of May 1, 2019)
Total Number of Graduates (Undergraduate) 136,904 (As of March , 2018)
Executive Board Members 10 (As of May 1, 2019)
Academic Faculty Members 1,794 (As of May 1, 2019)
Non-Academic Staff members 1,682 (As of May 1, 2019)
Library Collection Approximately 3,490,000 books (As of April 1, 2018)
Annual Library Users Approximately 1,150,000 (FY2017)
Research
Number of Doctoral Degrees Presented in 2017 328 (FY2017)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in 2017 2,849,788,000 Yen (FY2017)
Commissioned Research in 2017 2,422,728,000 Yen (FY2017)
Commissioned and Joint Projects in 2017 418,247,000 Yen (FY2017)
Joint Research with External Organizations (Private Sector, etc) in 2017 781,095,000 Yen (FY2017)
Financial Donations for Academic Purposes in 2017 1,856,076,000 Yen (FY2017)
Attached Research Facilities and On-Campus Joint Research Facilities 29(As of April 1, 2019)
Admitted Researcher Numbers in 2017 135 (FY2017)
International Exchange
International Students 74 Countries/Regions 1,950 (As of November 1, 2018)
International Exchange Agreements (University-level) 52 Countries/Regions 314 Organizations 347 Agreements (As of  May 1, 2019)
International Exchange Agreements (Faculty/Department-level) 52 Countries/Regions 354 Organizations 391 Agreements (As of  May 1, 2019)
Financial Affairs
Income and Expenditure for FY in 2018 Income 77 billion yen
Expenditure 72 billion yen
Facilities, etc
Total Area of Hiroshima University approximately 314ha (As of April 1, 2018)
Area of Higashi-Hiroshima Campus approximately 249ha (As of April 1, 2018)
Number of Cafeterias and Cafe facilities 10 (As of April 1, 2018)
Number of Stores 13 (As of April 1, 2018)
Number of Hiroshima University Hospital Medical Department Outpatients in 2017 571,490 (FY2017)


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