Universities in Hiroshima, Japan
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9 out of 15
  • Universities in Hiroshima
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Hiroshima
  • (15 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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  • Universities in Hiroshima
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Hiroshima
  • 25 Mar, 2021: Publication of THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education. Hiroshima University with highest ranking among universities in Hiroshima ranked #10.
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities updated with Hiroshima University ranked highest among 4 listed universities in Hiroshima.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Publication of Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific. Hiroshima University ranked #148.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: New edition of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Politics). 5 universities in Hiroshima ranked.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Hiroshima

Biological Sciences
#184 
Hiroshima University
Linguistics
#251 
Hiroshima University
Mechanical Engineering
#301 
Hiroshima University
Medicine
#301 
Hiroshima University

Rankings of universities in Hiroshima, Japan 2021

#1

Hiroshima University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (177 reviews)
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  • #32 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #321 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #12 
  • #341 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Prefectural University of Hiroshima

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (15 reviews)
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  • #129 
  • #558 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #147 
  • #141 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #154 
  • #2399 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#3

Hiroshima Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 3.3 / 5.0 (15 reviews)
  • #147 
  • #585 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #256 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #224 
  • #3960 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#4

Hiroshima City University

Student satisfaction: 3.5 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
  • #167 
  • #617 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #201 
  • #3433 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #160 
  • #4029 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Hiroshima International University

Student satisfaction: 3.2 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
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  • #254 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #126 
  • #1767 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #207 
  • #4807 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

Hiroshima Shudo University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (35 reviews)
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  • #160 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #264 
  • #5561 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Hiroshima University of Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (24 reviews)
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  • #253 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #314 
  • #6891 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Hiroshima Jogakuin University

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
  • #255 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #460 
  • #11937 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Yasuda Women's University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (13 reviews)
  • #217 
  • #5029 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Elisabeth University of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (12 reviews)

#11

Fukuyama City University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (8 reviews)

#12

Onomichi City University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (7 reviews)

#13

Hijiyama University

Student satisfaction: 3.2 / 5.0 (8 reviews)

#14

Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin University


#15

Hiroshima Bunkyo Women's University


Hiroshima Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1144000

Time: GMT +9

District/province: Hiroshima,

Living costs for students in Hiroshima:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 102* (2% more expensive than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 144* (44% more expensive than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 94* (6% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 408.55 ¥
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 100 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz / 50 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 100 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz / 50 Hz

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FAQ

Hiroshima University ranks #1 in Hiroshima in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Hiroshima Hiroshima University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 25 rankings where Hiroshima University is listed.

Hiroshima University is ranked best in Hiroshima for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the Hiroshima University.

Hiroshima University is ranked best in Hiroshima for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Hiroshima University.

Hiroshima University is ranked best in Hiroshima for Engineering (Mechanical Engineering). See all rankings for the Hiroshima University.

Hiroshima University is ranked best in Hiroshima for Medicine & Health (Medicine). See all rankings for the Hiroshima University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Asia:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Resources 34%
Engagement 30% (teaching)
Environment 20% (diversity)
Outcomes 16% (employability)

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Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Most Innovative Universities Asia Pacific:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited/Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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