Faculties and
Departments

13 Faculties with 45 Departments

Toyo University is committed to carrying on the legacy of its founding spirit, “the basis of all learning lies in philosophy” through diverse educational programs. All faculties offer entrance examinations for international students.

The Faculty of Letters has been educating students for more than 120 years on its quest to find the true nature of cross-border, intergenerational humanity and society. Through small seminar classes and other offerings, students are encouraged to build their reading comprehension, writing abilities, and critical thinking skills. We cultivate individuals who will carve out a new future, no matter where in the world they choose to work.

Faculty of Letters website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Philosophy
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Eastern Philosophy and Culture
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Japanese Literature and Culture
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
English and American Literature
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
History
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Education(Human Development Course, Primary Education Course)
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
International Culture and Communication Studies
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

Great changes are taking place across Japan and around the world, and our faculty conducts research into the economies of both Japan and the world with a foundation in basic theory. With a focus on small seminar classes, students learn independently through continuous discussion and polish the skills necessary to discover and resolve different issues.

Faculty of Economics website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Economics
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
International Economics
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Policy Studies
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

As globalization and the use of information technologies continue to spread, the diversity and complexity of the business world continues to increase.Students acquire the broader perspective needed to deal with those changes through a wide range of study that includes social economics, environmental issues, and global affairs. This gives them the skills they need to succeed in the field of business.

Faculty of Business Administration website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Business Administration
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Marketing
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Accounting and Finance
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

The goal of the faculty is to provide students with the mindset, specialized knowledge, and practical abilities they need to resolve legal issues that arise in society in a logical and legally-balanced way. We also place importance on students acquiring the linguistic and other communication skills required to deal with legal issues in global society.

Faculty of Law website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Law
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Business Law
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

Each department in this faculty provides its own unique learning environment with a shared core based on both theory and empirical evidence. Students use the knowledge they gain in class by applying it to statistical analysis and fieldwork in the real world, thereby gaining the ability to approach social issues from multiple perspectives and find workable solutions.

Faculty of Sociology website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Sociology
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Global Diversity Studies
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Social Welfare
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Media and Communications
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Social Psychology
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

Our world faces a diverse array of issues touching upon economics, poverty, scarcity of resources, the environment, conflict and more. We aim to find solutions to those issues by cultivating individuals capable of working on the world stage and contributing to regional and societal development. Students gain a global perspective and knowledge on a variety of problems, thereby acquiring the practical skills they need to find solutions.

Faculty of Global and Regional Studies - English Track Available - website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
Global Innovation Studies
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan
Regional Development Studies(Regional Development Studies Course, Regional Studies Course)
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

Tourism research in this faculty is split into two fields: tourism industry and tourism policy. We aim to give students the skills they need to achieve their dreams of working in tourism, so they can support the tourism industry as it continues to globalize and contribute to the future of tourism. Our students become tourism industry and policy experts.

Faculty of International Tourism Management website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Hakusan
International Tourism Management
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Hakusan

Information and communication technologies (ICT) are those technologies that connect people, systems, organizations and different fields, and make it possible to provide products and services never seen before. Students in this faculty learn about how to connect and integrate computer science, design, business, civil systems, and other specialized fields of study to gain a broader perspective and the ability to create new values.

Faculty of Information Networking for Innovation and Design website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
●*
Akabanedai
Information Networking for Innovation and Design
Degree Track JPN
ENG ●*
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Akabanedai

* Some classes will require Japanese language proficiency even if the basic language of instruction is English.

Students in this faculty learn about human life design, the study of lifestyles, health, living, and living environments. An emphasis is placed on quality of life as students acquire the knowledge they need to improve quality of life. We aim to cultivate individuals who are highly specialized with a comprehensive outlook on life through community outreach activities and hands-on manufacturing experience.

Faculty of Human Life Design website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Akabanedai
Degree Track Admission
Akabanedai
Degree Track Admission
Akabanedai
Human Care and Support(Human Care and Support Course, Social Work and Child Care Course)
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Akabanedai
Health Care and Sports
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Akabanedai
Human Environment Design
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Akabanedai

Our faculty nurtures engineers, scientists, and architects who work in manufacturing, and help build our communities and nation. We believe that students should understand that creating can be fun, and aim to produce scientific and engineering professionals who will help make Japan a better place to live.

Faculty of Science and Engineering website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Mechanical Engineering
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe
Biomedial Engineering
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe
Applied Chemistry
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe
Architecture
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe

How can our society make the best use of ICT? Students in our faculty consider this issue as they become skilled information creators and users. Students gain knowledge and skills that go beyond the traditional boundaries of the arts and sciences, to make them better able to utilize information through a perspective that considers a wide range of fields, from social, economic, cultural, artistic, and psychological, to media, design, sports, and more.

Faculty of Information Sciences and Arts website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Kawagoe
Information Sciences and Arts
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Kawagoe

The life sciences are expected to make great contributions to the field of regenerative medicine, and to solving the various food-related and environmental issues in the world today. Students gain a comprehensive understanding of life itself as they grow into individuals capable of positively contributing to the development of various fields that include medicine, the environment, agriculture, food and education.

Faculty of Life Sciences website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Itakura
Degree Track Admission
Itakura
Life Sciences
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Itakura
Applied Biosciences
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Itakura

Society is looking more and more to research into food and health that will help improve people’s quality of life through better health and greater vitality. Students gain a comprehensive understanding of food safety, security and functionality, and the human body and nutrition, and become capable of applying what they learned to solve real world problems.

Faculty of Food and Nutritional Sciences website
Department Degree Track Admission Campus
JPN ENG Apr. Oct.
Degree Track Admission
Itakura
Degree Track Admission
Itakura
Food and Life Sciences(Food Science Course, Sports and Food Function Course)
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Itakura
Nutrition and Health Sciences
Degree Track JPN
ENG
Admission Apr.
Oct.
Campus Itakura