Bronze League
Hiroshima University

Japan

Hiroshima University, Hiroshima prefectural Higashi Hiroshima District thousand Tamachi 1-1-89, 730-0053, Japan

347 World
rank
16 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1949
Short name:
HU
Type:
Public
Students:
14690
Faculty:
1790
Faculty/Students Ratio:
8
:
1
Web-site:
www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Region:
Asia
Location:
Hiroshima
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 347 51.696
Teaching 217 61.493
Research 434 42.772
International Diversity 601 23.238
Financial Sustainability 275 66.181
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 482 30.268
Research Perfomance Rankings 495 37.316
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TEACHING
World Rank: 217
Country rank: 15
Score: 61.493
League: Silver League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 434
Country rank: 24
Score: 42.772
League: Copper League
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weight
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name
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weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 601
Country rank: 27
Score: 23.238
League: World League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 275
Country rank: 16
Score: 66.181
League: Silver League
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weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Hiroshima University aims to be a world-class hub of education and research, to foster excellent human resources to contribute to the community, and developmentally expand science.

Mission Statement

The Five Guiding Principles of Hiroshima University The Pursuit of Peace To develop intellectual attitudes which always seek peaceful solutions to the problems affecting society and the world at large. The Creation of New Forms of Knowledge To evolve new systems of study which surpass existing frontiers of knowledge and encourage intellectual innovation. The Nurturing of Well-Rounded Human Beings To train graduates with well-developed and multifaceted personalities by means of an education which has breadth as well as depth. Collaboration with the Local, Regional, and International Community To create a university with a strong international awareness which can efficiently disseminate knowledge on a worldwide scale, in collaboration with local and regional communities. Continuous Self-Development To maintain a constant readiness to re-examine established ways of acting, and a constant openness to improvement and innovation.