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 10,819 (As of November 1, 2017)
Graduate Students 4,488 (As of November 1, 2017)
Special Course Students 17 (As of November 1, 2017)
Research Students/Non-Degree Students 434 (As of November 1, 2017)
Attached School Students 3,764 (As of May 1, 2018)
Total Number of Graduates (Undergraduate) 136,904 (As of March , 2018)
Executive Board Members 10 (As of May 1, 2018)
Academic Faculty Members 1,764 (As of May 1, 2018)
Non-Academic Staff members 1,685 (As of May 1, 2018)
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 2016 314 (FY2016)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in 2016 2,985,420,000 Yen (FY2016)
Commissioned Research in 2016 2,474,560,000 Yen (FY2016)
Commissioned and Joint Projects in 2016 356,000,000 Yen (FY2016)
Joint Research with External Organizations (Private Sector, etc) in 2016 892,500,000 Yen (FY2016)
Financial Donations for Academic Purposes in 2016 1,766,400,000 Yen (FY2016)
Attached Research Facilities and On-Campus Joint Research Facilities 25(As of April 1, 2018)
Admitted Researcher Numbers in 2017 135 (FY2017)
International Exchange
International Students 73 Countries/Regions 1,659 (As of May 1, 2018)
International Exchange Agreements (University-level) 51 Countries/Regions 282 Organizations 311 Agreements (As of May 26, 2018)
International Exchange Agreements (Faculty/Department-level) 51 Countries/Regions 336 Organizations 369 Agreements (As of May 26, 2018)
Financial Affairs
Income and Expenditure for FY in 2017 Income 74 billion yen
Expenditure 71 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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