Studying at Yokohama City University

Yokohama City University has five undergraduate schools. In 2018, YCU became the first university within the metropolitan area to have an undergraduate school specializing in the field of data science, and from 2019, YCU’s International School of Arts and Sciences was divided into the School of International Liberal Arts, School of Economics and Business Administration and School of Science.


Yokohama City University understands the significance of giving the YCU community the strongest foundations to help them achieve their goals and aspirations. Thus, YCU continuously strives to provide students, faculty, staff, and the community with efficient, flexible, and reliable facilities and comprehensive services within all four campuses and both university hospitals.
  • YCU Facilities Seminar Room

    Seminar Rooms

  • Supercomputer for Life Sciences Research

  • YCU Student Office

    Student Offices

  • YCU Student Library Plaza

    Library Students Plaza

  • LL Tape Library

    Language Laboratory Tape Library

  • YCU Library


  • Lecture Halls

  • Graduate School Tutorial Rooms

    Graduate School Tutorial Rooms

  • YCU Agricultural field

    Agricultural Fields

  • YCU Computer Laboratories

    Computer Laboratories

  • Practical English Center


Planning Your Courses

We at YCU understand that studying in a Japanese university can sometimes be difficult to navigate, especially if it's your first time studying in Japan. To help you navigate your way thorugh YCU's academic system, we've compiled some useful information to start planning your study at Yokohama City University; including sample timetables, academic calenders and information about our credit and grading system.


Career Development

The Career Support Center provides a variety of career and job-hunting support to students - both local and international; from admission to graduation - to help our students achieve their career goals. In order to do that, the Career Support Center provides ample resources, programs, and services at every stage of the career planning proces; from providing career design lectures, to resume workshops and organising professional networking events.