At APU, international students represent approximately 50% of the total student body. We offer 24-hour, 365-day learning environment with approximately 2,700 highly motivated international students from 102 countries and regions around the world. In this environment, students learn to accept and overcome differences, to collaborate, and to acquire the skills necessary to create a richer world through irreplaceable encounters and discoveries.
*"Support for the Creation of Super Global Universities" is a program of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) that provides priority support to top universities that conduct world-class education and research and global universities that lead the way in internationalization.
SELECT YOUR COLLEGEColleges of APU
Local power becomes the power to change the world
While global issues such as resource depletion, environmental pollution, and climate change are becoming more severe, social issues such as widening economic disparities and the decline of rural areas are also becoming serious. At the College of Sustainability and Tourism, students will study how to achieve sustainable societies through environmental resource management and sustainable tourism and become scholar-practitioners, who employ innovative research to solve real-world issues. Our faculty members are specialists in Environment, Development, Tourism, Entrepreneurship, and ICT, and are active on the global stage through contributions to academic journals and international organizations. They also serve policy committees in the national and local governments in Japan.
Reinvent business through innovation
At the College of International Management, students will study business in an environment of unparalleled diversity that offers unique opportunities for both professional and personal growth. Well-rounded and specialized knowledge in business is only the tip of the iceberg—APM students cultivate leadership, entrepreneurship, and global skills while developing appreciation for diversity and inclusion by tackling business, environmental, and societal challenges together with people across the globe.
Lead the world from Asia
At the College of Asia Pacific Studies, we challenge the students to tackle a vast array of global issues and develop new ways of thinking to face these obstacles head-on. Students will gain a broad understanding of political systems, economies, societies, and cultures of the Asia Pacific region while gathering relevant skills in language and information technology. APS prepares students for a wide variety of careers in government, international organizations, media, and multinational corporations.