Prospectus for International Students


Destination: UNIVERSITY 

University Guide for Prospective International Students

To those who are considering Japan as a place to study abroad.
Welcome to Destination: UNIVERSITY OF FUKUI.
Japan is known for its beautiful nature, traditional culture, and world-class safety. It is the birthplace of manga and animation characters loved in many countries.
Within Japan, Fukui Prefecture, where you can enjoy nature, food, and culture in all four seasons, is a region that will fill you with a sense of relaxed happiness that you cannot experience in big cities like Tokyo or Osaka. A comfortable campus life awaits you here.

University of Fukui at a Glance

15 consecutive years No.1

UF has been maintaining the No.1
employment rate among Japanese
national universities with multiple
schools for 15 years in a row.

Campus 3

Students 4,942

International Students 140

Undergraduate Students 3,978

Graduate Students 964

Overseas Partner Institutions 168

Library Collections 690,077

Academic Staff 612


What can you study at UF?

University of Fukui consists of four undergraduate schools: Education, Medical Sciences, Engineering, and Global and Community Studies.
Each school is divided into some departments that specialize in fields of study; five departments in the School of Engineering and two in the School of Medical Sciences.
In addition, there are four graduate schools for in-depth research and education in specialized fields, where students can earn Master's or doctoral degrees.
Click the boxes to see what you can learn at each department!


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Messages from UF Alumni Living All Over the World

Our seniors who studied at UF are playing active roles in various parts of the world.