Hokkaido University

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National university in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan

About Hokkaido University

According to Wikipedia, Hokkaido University, or Hokudai, is a Japanese national university in Sapporo, Hokkaido. It was the fifth Imperial University in Japan, which were established to be the nation's finest institutions of higher education or research. Hokkaido University is considered one of the top universities in Japan and was ranked 5th in THE Japan University Rankings. It was also selected as a "Top Type" university by the Japanese government's Top Global University Project. The main campus is located in downtown Sapporo, just north of Sapporo Station, and stretches approximately 2.4 kilometers northward.

Hokkaido University's Online Degrees

What Is Hokkaido University Known For?

Hokkaido University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Hokkaido University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Hokkaido University's Most Influential Alumni?

Hokkaido University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Chemistry, Earth Sciences, and Biology. Here are some of Hokkaido University's most famous alumni:

Akira Suzuki
Akira Suzuki
A Japanese chemist .
Nitobe Inazō
Nitobe Inazō
A Japanese educator, agricultural economist and diplomat.
Hitoshi Kihara
Hitoshi Kihara
A Japanese scientist .
Ryuzo Yanagimachi
Ryuzo Yanagimachi
A Japanese-American scientist.
Hiroshi Ishii
Hiroshi Ishii
A Japanese computer programmer.
Lo Tsung-lo
Lo Tsung-lo
A Botanist and President of the National Taiwan University .
Michiyo Tsujimura
Michiyo Tsujimura
A Japanese agricultural scientist.
Juhn Atsushi Wada
A Japanese Canadian neurologist.
Yoshihiro Kawaoka
A Japanese researcher.
Norio Niikawa
A Japanese geneticist.
Yuichi Shoda
A Psychologist.
Masakazu Konishi
A Japanese biologist.

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