Host University for Hiroshima, Japan
Hiroshima University is one of the most prestigious Japanese universities.
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Hiroshima University, one of the most prestigious Japanese universities, has an enrollment of about 16,000 students, including over 1,000 international students. It is ranked highly among world universities by the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2012. It is located in Saijo City, approximately 30 minutes from central Hiroshima by train. It consists of faculties and schools such as Integrated Arts and Sciences; Dentistry; Economics; Education; Engineering; Law; Letters; Medicine; Science; and Applied Biological Sciences, as well as a number of graduate schools, research institutes, and other centers. Three large libraries are available for all types of information. Each provides complete library services for students.