Program for Leading Graduate Schools, Nagoya University
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Program for Leading Graduate Schools: PhD Professional: Gateway to Success in Frontier Asia, Raising Leaders to Explore New Horizons

About Nagoya Discover Nagoya University

Nagoya University has contributed to establishing fertile culture and developing science and technology, through creative activity in research and education.

As large-scale university with utmost emphasize on research, our goal is to investigate truth by creative research. Nagoya University will educate pioneers for the future who can contribute for society, through free and international atmosphere.
As indicated from the fact that 4 of our past members got Nobel Prize in the 21st century, the research level of Nagoya University has been globally placed high. In QS Asian Top University Ranking 2010, we kept the 10th seat.


  • All the common computers have bilingual environment (Japanese/English).
  • Coop Restaurants introduced signs to show Halal dishes.
  • More than 1500 students from 76 countries and areas are studying, which is around 10% of total.
  • More than 1300 researchers from 98 counties and areas were accepted as visiting scholars or professors.

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