Strong cooperation with industry and regions "Practical science unique to Hokkaido University" leads the world

The origin of Hokkaido University dates back to Sapporo Agricultural College, which was established in 1876.Throughout its long history, we have cultivated the basic principles of "frontier spirit," "cultivating internationality," "education for all," and "emphasis on practical studies."
Based on this philosophy, we are developing human resources who have advanced academic backgrounds that are internationally accepted and who can demonstrate accurate judgment and leadership.
Students who inherit history and tradition, seek excellent human resources from all over the world, and have basic knowledge, basic skills, mathematical ability, language ability, understanding ability, reading comprehension, problem-solving ability, creativity, ethics, and orientation. We accept students who have the flexibility, communication ability, ethical thinking ability, leadership, and humanity with academic motivation through various selection systems.

List of faculties / departments
Department of literatureDepartment of Humanities Capacity 185
Faculty of EducationEducation Department Capacity 50 students
Faculty of LawLaw course capacity 200 people
Faculty of EconomicsDepartment of Economics Capacity 100
Department of Business Administration Capacity 90 people
Faculty of ScienceMathematics Department Capacity 50 people
Department of Physics Capacity 35 people
Chemistry Department Capacity 75 people
Department of Biological Sciences Capacity 80 people
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Capacity 60 people
Faculty of medicineMedical department capacity 100 people
Department of Health Capacity 180 people
Faculty of DentistryDentistry capacity 53 people
PharmacyDepartment of Pharmacy Capacity 50 people
Faculty of Pharmacy Capacity 30 people
Faculty of EngineeringApplied Science and Engineering Department Capacity 160 people
Department of Information Electronics Capacity 180 people
Department of Mechanical and Intelligent Engineering Capacity 120 people
Department of Environmental and Social Engineering Capacity 210 people
Faculty of AgricultureDepartment of Bioresource Sciences Capacity 36 people
Department of Applied Life Sciences Capacity 30 people
Department of Biofunctional Chemistry Capacity 35 people
Forest Science Department Capacity 36 people
Animal Science Department Capacity 23 people
Department of Bio-Environmental Engineering Capacity 30 people
Department of Agricultural Economics Capacity 25 people
Veterinary schoolJoint veterinary course Capacity 40 people
Faculty of FisheriesDepartment of Marine Biological Sciences Capacity 54 people
Department of Marine Resources Science Capacity 53 people
Proliferation Life Science Department Capacity 54 people
Department of Resource and Functional Chemistry Capacity 54 people

Contact information, address, etc.
Zip Code060-0817
AddressKita 17 West 8-chome, Kita-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Department NameAcademic Affairs Department Entrance Examination Division
Phone Number011-706-7484

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List of articles of Hokkaido University

How will the price of eggs change with the introduction of "animal welfare"?Estimated by Hokkaido University and Hi-Tem

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Hokkaido University elucidates the effect of warming cold hands and feet with red beet drink

 Associate Professor Hitoshi Wakabayashi of the Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University and Graduate School of Hokkaido University have found that drinking red beets has the effect of quickly warming up cold hands and feet […]

Partnership agreement with Hokkaido University, Furano City, and Oracle Japan for smart cities

 Hokkaido University signed an industry-government-academia collaboration agreement with Furano City in Hokkaido and Oracle Japan to promote smart cities in Furano City.Division submitted by Furano City […]

University Common Test, Hokkaido University, etc. Oppose Information Society without Allocating "Information" Points

 Regarding the new subject "Information I" that will be introduced in the common university entrance examination from 2025, some national universities such as Hokkaido University have made it a compulsory subject […]

Fukushima Nuclear Accident Soil Disposal, Citizens Expect Fair Procedures and Distribution

 In the final disposal of the removed soil and incineration ash generated in the decontamination work after the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Fukushima Prefecture, the public has a fairer procedure than the amount of radioactive materials […]

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