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 10,605 (As of May 1, 2021)
Graduate Students 4,435 (As of May 1, 2021)
Special Course Students 16 (As of May 1, 2021)
Research Students/Non-Degree Students 533 (As of May 1, 2021)
Attached School Students 3,761 (As of May 1, 2021)
Total Number of Graduates (Undergraduate) 144,231 (As of March , 2021)
Executive Board Members 11 (As of May 1, 2021)
Academic Faculty Members 1,872 (As of May 1, 2021)
Non-Academic Staff members 1,779 (As of May 1, 2021)
Library Collection Approximately 3,460,000 books (As of April 1, 2021)
Annual Library Users Approximately 410,000 (FY2020)
Research
Number of Doctoral Degrees Presented in 2020 364 (FY2020)
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in 2020 3,055,250,000 Yen (FY2020)
Commissioned Research in 2020 2,891,730,000 Yen (FY2020)
Commissioned and Joint Project in 2020 556,620,000 Yen (FY2020)
Joint Research with External Organizations (Private Sector, etc) in 2020 1,441,210,000 Yen (FY2020)
Financial Donations for Academic Purposes in 2020 2,646,470,000 Yen (FY2020)
Attached Research Facilities and On-Campus Joint Research Facilities 29(As of April 1, 2021)
Admitted Researcher Numbers in 2020 97(FY2020)
International Exchange
International Students 72 Countries/Regions 1,650 (As of May 1, 2021)
International Exchange Agreements (University-level) 54 Countries/Regions 342 Organizations 381 Agreements
(As of May 1, 2021)
International Exchange Agreements (Faculty/Department-level) 51 Countries/Regions 361 Organizations 399 Agreements
(As of May 1, 2021)
Financial Affairs
Income and Expenditure for FY in 2020 Income 85 billion yen
Expenditure 79 billion yen
Facilities, etc
Total Area of Hiroshima University approximately 314ha (As of April 1, 2021)
Area of Higashi-Hiroshima Campus approximately 249ha (As of April 1, 2021)
Number of Cafeterias and Cafe facilities 11 (As of May 1, 2021)
Number of Stores 13 (As of May 1, 2021)
Number of Hiroshima University Hospital Medical Department Outpatients in 2020 520,274 (FY2020)


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