On June 30th, 2018, the 7th Okurayama International Student Forum 2018 was held at Okurayama Memorial Hall in Yokohama. Students who were interested in international exchange joined the forum. Thirty students were from Harvard University and another thirty from Japanese universities which included Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University. The forum […]
In June 24, we had the 6th Okurayama International Student Forum 2017 at Okurayama Memorial Hall in Yokohama. The students from three Japanese Universities (Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University) and the students from Harvard University joined the forum and enjoyed lectures, a workshop and social gathering. When students from Harvard […]
This summer, Yokohama City University held the “Summer Program in Global Service Management 2016” at its Kanazawa Hakkei Campus. It was a four-day program (from July 10th to 14th, 2016) covering the areas of 1) latest trends of service management, 2) latest trends of politics and economy among Asian countries, 3) Intercultural Management, and 4) Green […]
In 2016, the Graduate School of Medicine hosted the 8th YCU Science Summer Program. Fourteen international students and YCU students studied together in this program very actively! The program was held mainly at the YCU Fukuura Campus from August 2 through August 9. THEME “A comprehensive approach for human well-being – How can medicine and […]
On June 8th, 2016, Yokohama City University’s exchange students presented their self-made videos during a public screening, in a class led by Japanese Language lecturer Mayumi Yabe. The exchange students came from various countries, including Austria, Italy, South Korea and China – but upon watching their videos, one cannot deny that their level of Japanese […]
In 2016, Times Higher Education ranked YCU as one of the top 20 best small universities worldwide*. Globally, YCU secured 16th place, while nationally, YCU was ranked the 2nd best small university. Here in YCU, we believe that our students deserve the best educational experience they can get. With a student body of 4889,our university’s […]
On June 27, we participated in the fourth Okurayama International Student Forum Yokohama in 2015. The purpose of this forum is introducing Japanese culture to Harvard students and exchanging ideas with them. Students coming from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama City University, Keio University, University of Tokyo welcomed Harvard Students.
This year, Yokohama City University, in collaboration with the City of Yokohama, has once again hosted the International Academic Consortium for Sustainable Cities (IACSC) Symposium on September 11th and 12th, 2015 in the heart of Yokohama city, a beautiful port city rich with history and heritage. The theme for this year’s IACSC Symposium was “Global […]