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Hitotsubashi University
一橋大学

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Motto None
Established 1875
Type Public (National)
President Takehiko Sugiyama
Faculty 600
Undergraduates 4,600
Postgraduates 2,000
Location Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan
Campus Urban
Mascot None
Website http://hit-u.ac.jp/

Hitotsubashi University (一橋大学 Hitotsubashi daigaku?) is a national university in Tokyo, Japan. The University has campuses in Kunitachi, Kodaira and Kanda. For other uses, see Motto (disambiguation). ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... A national university is a university created or run by a national government and might or might not be autonomous from government interference. ... University President is the title of the highest ranking officer within a university, within university systems that prefer that appellation over other variations such as Chancellor or rector. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Degree ceremony at Cambridge. ... Categories: Cities in Tokyo | Japan geography stubs ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Cities with at least a million inhabitants in 2006 An urban area is an area with an increased density of human-created structures in comparison to the areas surrounding it. ... Millie, once mascot of the City of Brampton, is now the Brampton Arts Councils representative. ... A website (alternatively, Web site or web site) is a collection of Web pages, images, videos or other digital assets that is hosted on one or several Web server(s), usually accessible via the Internet, cell phone or a LAN. A Web page is a document, typically written in HTML... A national university is a university created or run by a national government and might or might not be autonomous from government interference. ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Categories: Cities in Tokyo | Japan geography stubs ... Kodaira (小平市; -shi) is a city located in Tokyo, Japan. ... Festival at Kanda Myojin Kanda (神田) is a district in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. ...


Hitotsubashi University is one of the most renowned Japanese universities for the social sciences, in particular commerce, economics and sociology. It has produced many alumni who went on to play active roles in the finance and industrial sectors. The university is held in high esteem by Japanese, placing it alongside other esteemed universities like Tokyo, Kyoto, Keiō and Waseda. Hitotsubashi is recognised as one of the best specialist Japanese universities for the social sciences, and the best for commerce-related subjects. A useful comparison would be to the London School of Economics, in London. The social sciences are a group of academic disciplines that study human aspects of the world. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Face-to-face trading interactions on the New York Stock Exchange trading floor. ... Sociology (from Latin: socius, companion; and the suffix -ology, the study of, from Greek λόγος, lógos, knowledge [1]) is the systematic and scientific study of society, including patterns of social relationships, social action, and culture[2]. Areas studied in sociology can range from the analysis of brief contacts between anonymous... The Yasuda Auditorium on the University of Tokyos Hongo Campus. ... Kyoto University ), abbreviated to Kyodai ) is a national coeducational research university in Kyoto, Japan. ... Keio University ) is one of the oldest private universities in Japan. ... Waseda University (Japanese: 早稲田大学, Waseda Daigaku; often abbreviated to 早大, Sōdai) is a private university in Japan, known for the liberal culture symbolized by its motto Independence of learning. It is often compared with Keio University. ... Mascot Beaver Affiliations University of London Russell Group EUA ACU CEMS APSIA Golden Triangle G5 Group Website http://www. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ...


Hitotsubashi has strong relationships with overseas universities. Students in Hitotsubashi University are able to make use of the exchange student system. When founded, Hitotsubashi was called the Lecture School of Commerce and Law. It was founded by Mori Arinori. There were talks about a merger with Tokyo University, but alumni and students objected—the merger was not fulfilled. This is known as the "Rouzyou Episode". The Yasuda Auditorium on the University of Tokyos Hongo Campus. ...


The symbol of the Hitotsubashi University is inspired by Mercury, Greek mythology's god of commerce. A sculpture of the Roman god Mercury by 17th-century Flemish artist Artus Quellinus. ...


From the university webpage: "Hitotsubashi University is a publicly funded university in Tokyo that specializes in the social sciences. For 130 years Hitotsubashi graduates have played leading roles in Japanese business, hence the university's motto 'captains of industry.' Today, our former students are also prominent in finance, government, politics and the media. The quality of our research has been recognized internationally, and Hitotsubashi scholars maintain strong ties to industry and government. Hitotsubashi is an excellent base for visiting researchers, offering a well-stocked library, a beautiful campus (and in the case of ICS a location in the heart of Tokyo), and a friendly atmosphere." The Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS) is the business school of Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, Japan. ...

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Faculties and Graduate Schools

campus kunitachi
campus kunitachi

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Faculties

  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Social Sciences

Graduate Schools

  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Social Sciences
  • Language and Society
  • International Corporate Strategy (ICS)
  • International and Public Policy

// A law school is an institution where future lawyers obtain legal degrees. ... The Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS) is the business school of Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, Japan. ...

Research Institutes and Centers

  • Institute of Economic Research
    • Research Center for Information and Statistics of Social Science
  • Research and Development Center for Higher Education
  • Computer Center
  • Center for Student Exchange
  • International Joint Research Center
  • Institute of Innovation Research
  • Center for Historical Social Science Literature

Famous alumni

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External links

  • Hitotsubashi University
  • Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS) Hitotsubashi University

  Results from FactBites:
 
Hitotsubashi University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (327 words)
Hitotsubashi University is one of the most renown Japanese universities for social sciences, in particular commerce, economics and sociology.
In addition, the university has many capable professors for social sciences, and is counted as the top 3rd university in the field of humanities and social sciences.
Hitotsubashi University is the first Japanese founded school, at the time it was called the lecture school of commerce and law.
Haas/Hit-U Exchange Program (873 words)
Hitotsubashi university is a national educational institution (its a public university like UCB) under jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture.
It is the only university in Japan to specialize exclusively in the social sciences, conducting education and research in commerce (Shogakubu, Business), economics (Keizaigakubu), law (Hougakubu), and social studies (Shakaigakubu).
The University has its origins in the Institute for Business Training (Shoho Koshujo) which was privately established in Tokyo in 1875 to meet the needs of the Times.
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