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One of the largest National University in Japan

11 Faculties (including 2 schools)

7 Graduate schools

1,399 Faculty members

10,240 Undergraduate students

11 Faculties (including 2 schools)

2,981 Graduate students
(510 International students)






Academics  One of the largest National University in Japan

11 Faculties

  • Faculty of Letters
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Science
  • Medical School
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Environmental Science and Technology
  • Faculty of Agriculture


1 Course

  • Matching Program Course


7 Graduate Schools

  • Graduate School of Education
  • Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology
  • Graduate School of Health Sciences
  • Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science
  • Graduate School of Medicine,  Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • School of Law



History of Okayama University



Staff, Students



Distribution of International Partners



Okayama University Offices

Tokyo Office

  • Okayama University Tokyo Satellite Office


Overseas Offices

  • Okayama University:Japan Educational Information Center, Myanmar
  • Okayama University Office in Hue, Vietnam
  • Okayama University Offices in Changchun, Shenyang and Shanghai, China
  • Okayama University Office in London, UK
  • Okayama University Office in Silicon Valley, USA




Challenge toward a global university

Best global universities 2015 – US News & World Report


Okayama University is ranked in:
#377 in the world
#59 in Asia
#13 in Japan


Subject: for Plant and Animal Science Okayama University is ranked in:
#83 in the world
#9 in Asia
#5 in Japan




  1. Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship
  2. JASSO Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students
  3. ( “Gakushu-Shoreihi” )
  4. Scholarships by Local Governments, International Associations, and Private Foundations




Dormitory for International Students

Okayama University has four dormitories for international students. International students can live there for one year from their entrance to the university.

Rent (including television license and internet charge):20,000~ yen /per month

*Rent is subject to change.

*Residents are responsible to pay for their personal consumption of gas and electricity besides the rent.


Period of Stay : 2 weeks to 1 year

*Period of residence must be stated on the ‘Permission for residence’






Number of Vietnamese Students Studying at Okayama University






Hue-Okayama Master Program