Nagoya University 名古屋大学

  • Aichi, Japan 愛知県

Nagoya University (not to be confused with Nagoya Institute of Technology) is a research university with a wide range of programs and departments, including humanities, sciences, and law. It has the distinction of affiliation with 6 out of the 13 Japanese individuals who have been Nobel Prize laureates since the turn of the 21st Century. 

Nagoya University has programs taught in English and programs taught in Japanese. It and Nagoya Institute of Technology also both offer students the ability to apply for tuition exemption!

Nagoya is one of Japan’s largest metropolitan regions and is known as a manufacturing hub (for cars, airplanes, machine tools, and other industries) as well as a cultural hub (having Atsuta Shrine, which is said to enshrine Japan’s sun goddess herself, as well as Nagoya Castle).


試験手数料 Examination Fee: ¥17,000

入学金 Matriculation Fee: ¥282,000

学費 Tuition: ¥535,800 per year


  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic/Information Engineering 
  • Applied Physics
  • Applied Chemistry 
  • Biotechnology 


  • Chemistry 
    • Nanotechnology
    • Biological Chemistry
    • Chemical Synthesis and Catalysis
  • Fundamental and Applied Physics
    • Astrophysics
    • Elementary Particle Physics
    • Condensed Matter Physics
    • Biophysics
  • Biological Science 
    • Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology
    • Biochemistry, Biophysics & Structural Biology
    • Neuroscience
    • Plant Science
    • Genome Science

Agricultural Sciences

  • Applied Biosciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Food and Nutrition Sciences
  • Applied Biochemistry and Chemical Biology
  • Applied Plant Sciences

Social Sciences-Law/Economics

  • Law
    • Law
    • Political Law
  • Economics 
    • Economics
    • Business Administration

Arts (Literature)

  • Modern Literature
  • Cinema
  • Modern History 


  1. EJU Result
    1. Japanese as a foreign language.
    2. Science
    3. Japan and the World
    4. Mathematics
  2. TOEFL(iBT/ PBT) Result
  3. Entrance Examination
    1. Written examination
    2. Mathematics
    3. Interview

Living Cost

In addition to matriculation fee and tuition fee, average living expenses including accommodation, foods, entertainment, phone bill, and study materials are approximately ¥79,000 per month.

International students are allowed to work up to 28 hours per week only. According to the recent survey, the minimum wage is ¥871 per hour in Nagoya Prefecture.


Higashiyama Campus, Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi, 464-8601, Japan

Tsurumai Campus

Daiko Campus

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