Yokohama City University

Yokohama City University was inaugurated in the year 1882 at the city of Yokohama, Kanagawa.  It is one of the prestigious Public higher learning institutions among other institutions of Japan.  It has been providing its services through other campuses like: Kanazawa-hakkei Campus, Fukuura Campus, Maioka Campus and Tsurumi Campus. More than 4500 graduate and undergraduate students are enrolling and over 700 dedicated faculty members are involving in this University. It is decorated with quietude environment, fantastic academic programs and equal opportunities for learning. All the academic programs of the University are the best, practical and employment oriented.

Yokohama City University offers different programs under liberal arts, economics, science and medicine which become so beneficial to boost up the career of the students. The lists of programs are mentioned below:

  1. Undergraduate Programs:
  • Human Sciences
  • Social Relations
  • Arts and Culture
  • Urban and Community Planning
  • Urban and Regional Policy
  • Global Cooperation and Area Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Materials Science
  • Life and Environmental Science
  • Medical Life Science
  • Medical Studies
  • Nursing
  1. Graduate Programs:
  • Urban Social and Cultural Studies
  • International Management
  • Materials System Science
  • Life and Environment System Science
  • Nan system Science
  • Genome System Science
  • Medical Life Science
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  1. Exchange Programs:
  • Japanese Globalization in Comparative Context
  • History of Modern Japan
  • Japan Studies: Youth Cultures
  • Research about Japan by Foreigners
  • Japan in the World Media
  • Comparing Education in the World
  • Japan from Foreigner’s View
  • Global Communications
  • Education in the World
  • Risk Management
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Topic in modern psychopathology
  • Introductory Seminar (Introduction to Research Methodology)
  • Topics in Moral Philosophy
  • Japanese literature in English
  • Culture and Translation
  • European Culture in English
  • Eco-Business & Resource Strategy
  • Special Program (Sustainable Urban Development)
  • Special Program (Human Settlements and Global Awareness)
  • Special Program (International Cooperation in Urban Development)
  • International Law
  • Global Politics
  • Global Economics
  • International Organization
  • Overseas Field Work B (United Nations)
  • (Sub-Seminar) Baseball Diplomacy in Japanese-US Relations
  • Global Community
  • Global Issues
  • Global Peace
  • Seminar
  • Thesis Seminar
  • Global Cooperation
  • Learning Global Cooperation in English
  • Overseas Field Work C (International Cooperation)
  • Special Program (Japan and International Cooperation)
  • Special Program (Family Policy in Aging Society)
  • Introductory Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Introduction to IFRSs
  • Fundamentals of Investments
  • Basics of Corporate Analysis and Valuation
  • Global Business Strategy
  • Global Innovation Management
  • Global Business Administration
  • Global Organization Theory
  • Special Program (Global Leadership)
  • Special Program (Global Human Resource Development)
  • Special Program (Global Marketing)
  • Special Program (Global Service Management)
  • Special Program (International Business)
  • Special Program(Japanese Industry)
  • Japanese Economy
  • Advanced Topics in Economics
  • Special Program(Topics in Economics)
  • Game Theory and Industrial Organization
  • Advanced Topics in Microeconomics
  • Special Program (Economic Analysis)

International must follow these procedures at the time of admission. The lists of procedures are mentioned below:

  • Application should be given through online with required documents.
  • Official transcripts from higher level to lower level must be shown.
  • Copy of passport must submit.
  • Financial statement verified by the bank is also required for the educational purpose.
  • Optimum marks must scores in TOEFL iBT as well as every international applicant must know Japanese language more efficiently.

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Yokohama City University,

22-2 Seto,


Yokohama 236-0027,