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Career planning and job-search support

Campus Life

Employment situation of international students

A total of 1029 international students from more than 35 countries study in the 15 faculties and 20 graduate courses of Hosei University (based on research in May 2018). Hosei University Career Center provides job-search guidance before students start job-search activities and allows all international students to take the Business Japanese Proficiency Test free of charge because the test scores are often regarded as very important criteria for international students’ employment in Japan.

  Faculty Graduate School total
China 360 226 586
South Korea 140 6 146
China(Taiwan) 17 10 27
Vietnam 6 4 10
Malaysia 2 1 3
Indonesia 3 0 3
Mexico 2 0 2
India 1 1 2
Kenya 0 2 2
Uzbekistan 0 2 2
Others 6 4 10

Companies Hosei University international students have entered (excerpted from records of the past four years, in random order)

[Manufacturers / Construction] OLYMPUS CORPORATION,Lion Corporation,Toray Industries, Inc.; Konica Minolta, Inc.; IHI Corporation; Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.; Nissan Shatai Co., Ltd.; Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd.; Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd.; Canon Inc.; Nisshinbo Holdings Inc.; Mazda Motor Corporation; etc.

[Financial companies] Nippon Life Insurance Company,The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co., Ltd.,Credit Saison Co.,Ltd.,Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation; etc.

[Travel, Hotels, transportation business]TOBU TOP TOURS Co., Ltd.,ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS Co., Ltd., Asiana Airlines, Inc.; JR East Station Service Co., Ltd.; Royal Park Hotel Co., Ltd.; H.I.S. Co., Ltd.; ANA Airport Services., Ltd.; etc.

[Retailing / Distribution] FamilyMart Co.,Ltd.,UNIQLO Co.,Ltd.,Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd.; Ryohin Keikaku Co., Ltd.; Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.; Nitori Co., Ltd.; Amazon Japan G. K.; Lawson, Inc.; etc.

[Others] Sojitz Corporation,Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.,ASATSU-DK INC.,Rakuten, Inc.; NTT DATA Global Solutions Corporation; ABeam Consulting Ltd.; IBM Japan, Ltd.; NTT DOCOMO, Inc.; Accenture Japan Ltd; etc.; Jones Lang LaSalle, IP, Inc.; KDDI Corporation; etc.

For information concerning the overall employment situation of Hosei University students, please refer to the Career Center’s page (in Japanese) on our website.