|#833 of 14,131||In the World|
|#175 of 5,830||In Asia|
|#38 of 719||In Japan|
|#2 of 12||In Yokohama|
|#144 of 1,004||For Marine Engineering|
|Top50%||For 119 other topics|
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- Highest Degree
Acceptance rate & Admissions
|Admissions Requirements||Graduation from high school or equivalent or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination|
|Academic Calendar||April to March (April - October; October-March)|
We've calculated the 35% acceptance rate for Yokohama National University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.
Yokohama National University is a world-class research university with 24,400 scientific papers published and 288,738 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Biology, Environmental Science, Organic Chemistry, Computer Science, and Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.
Yokohama National University majors
by publication & citation count
Annual publication & citation counts
The tuition table for Yokohama National University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.
|Program||Tuition (per year)||Currency|
Programs and Degrees
The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Yokohama National University.
Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.
|Art & Design||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Liberal Arts & Social Sciences||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Shushi||Business Administration, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Sciences, International Business, International Law, Philosophy|
Yokohama National University alumni
- Born in
- 1971-.. (age 52)
- narratoractorvoice actortelevision actor
Hidetoshi Nishijima is a Japanese actor. He is widely regarded as one of Japan's leading actors, having appeared in a wide range of films from science fiction films such as Shin Ultraman (2022) to small-scale art films such as Dolls (2002). He gained international recognition for his critically acclaimed leading role in the 2021 film Drive My Car, for which he received the Japan Academy Film Prize for Best Actor.
- Born in
- 1964-.. (age 59)
- singer-songwritermusic producerlyricistmusiciansinger
Koshi Inaba is a Japanese vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He is best known as the singer and lyricist of the rock duo B'z, the best-selling music act in their native Japan. He has also had a successful solo career, with five studio albums and five singles topping the Japanese music charts. He collaborated with Slash on single "Sahara" which was released in 2009. In 2017, he released a collaborative album, Chubby Groove, with Stevie Salas under the name "Inaba/Salas".
- Born in
- 1963-.. (age 60)
- lyricistfilm directorfilm editortelevision producerscreenwriter
Shunji Iwai is a Japanese film director, video artist, writer and documentary maker.
- Born in
- 1980-.. (age 43)
Kaori Manabe is a Japanese talent, gravure idol and actress. She was born on May 31, 1980 in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.
Yokohama National University faculties and divisions
|College : Business Administration||Accountancy, Business Administration, International Business, Management Systems|
|College : Economics||Commercial Law, Economics, International Economics|
|College : Education and Human Sciences||Cultural Studies, Education, Social Studies, Special Education|
|College : Engineering||Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Engineering, Marine Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics|
|Graduate School : Education||Art Education, Education, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Psychology, Science Education, Special Education|
|Graduate School : Engineering||Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Materials Engineering, Systems Analysis|
|Graduate School : Environment and Information Sciences||Environmental Studies, Information Sciences, Media Studies, Natural Sciences, Technology|
|Graduate School : International Social Sciences||Accountancy, Business Administration, Commercial Law, Development Studies, Economics, International Economics, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Management Systems|
|Graduate School : Urban Innovation||Architecture, Urban Studies|
|Laboratory : Ecotechnology System||Environmental Studies|
|Alternative names||YNU |
|Accreditation||Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)|
Location and contacts
|Address|| 79-1 Tokiwadai Hodogaya-ku |
Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, 240-8501