About HU

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 10,672 (As of May 1, 2020)
Graduate Students 4,513 (As of May 1, 2020)
Special Course Students 23 (As of May 1, 2020)
Research Students/Non-Degree Students 223 (As of May 1, 2020)
Attached School Students 3,773 (As of May 1, 2020)
Total Number of Graduates (Undergraduate) 139,410 (As of March , 2019)
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 3,470,000 books (As of April 1, 2020)
Annual Library Users Approximately 1,020,000 (FY2019)
Research
Number of Doctoral Degrees Presented in 2019 367 (FY2019)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in 2019 2,991,240,000 Yen (FY2019)
Commissioned Research in 2019 2,899,260,000 Yen (FY2019)
Commissioned and Joint Projects in 2019 602,920,000 Yen (FY2019)
Joint Research with External Organizations (Private Sector, etc) in 2019 1,296,640,000 Yen (FY2019)
Financial Donations for Academic Purposes in 2019 2,055,680,000 Yen (FY2019)
Attached Research Facilities and On-Campus Joint Research Facilities 28(As of April 1, 2020)
Admitted Researcher Numbers in 2019 141(FY2019)
International Exchange
International Students 63 Countries/Regions 1,751 (As of May 1, 2020)
International Exchange Agreements (University-level) 53 Countries/Regions 334 Organizations 370 Agreements
(As of May 1, 2020)
International Exchange Agreements (Faculty/Department-level) 51 Countries/Regions 359 Organizations 398 Agreements
(As of May 1, 2020)
Financial Affairs
Income and Expenditure for FY in 2019 Income 81 billion yen
Expenditure 78 billion yen
Facilities, etc
Total Area of Hiroshima University approximately 314ha (As of April 1, 2020)
Area of Higashi-Hiroshima Campus approximately 249ha (As of April 1, 2020)
Number of Cafeterias and Cafe facilities 11 (As of May 1, 2020)
Number of Stores 13 (As of May 1, 2020)
Number of Hiroshima University Hospital Medical Department Outpatients in 2019 571,816 (FY2019)


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