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
DepartmentAcademic Affairs Department Entrance Examination Division
Phone number011-706-7484

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List of articles of Hokkaido University

“University awareness/image survey” among third-year high school students Private universities rank in the top 3 in Kanto, Koshinetsu, and Kansai areas Mynavi Academic Advancement Research Institute

 Continuing from 2022, the Mynavi Academic Advancement Research Institute will continue to provide guidance to approximately 3 high school third-year students (scheduled to graduate in March 2024) across the country at various universities […]

Wakayama Medical University and Hokkaido University confirm that linoleic acid intake suppresses the rise in postprandial blood sugar

 A joint research group of Wakayama Medical University and Hokkaido University has found that taking linoleic acid before meals can improve the sudden rise in blood sugar after meals […]

Reversal of brainstem brain waves during REM and NREM sleep in mice, Hokkaido University/Tohoku University

 A research group at Hokkaido University Graduate School, Tohoku University, and Tohoku University Graduate School, in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde in the United Kingdom, has investigated the brain stem during REM sleep in mice […]

Insects pause when attacked while exercising, Hokkaido University finds

 A research group led by Professor Hiroto Ogawa of the Graduate School of Hokkaido University has observed the escape behavior of crickets in detail.

Prognostic prediction information for radiotherapy, proposed by Hokkaido University becomes international standard

 The standard for prognostic prediction information for cancer radiotherapy proposed and established by Hokkaido University has been recognized as an international standard by the International Organization for Standardization.Release […]

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