Western International


Faculty & Students

  • 2 Western faculty members have received graduate or professional degrees from a university in Japan
  • In 2015-16, 6 Western students travelled on exchange to Japan and 2 Japanese students came to Western.
  • In 2015-16, 2 undergraduate students and 4 graduate students from Japan attended Western.


Between 2011 and 2015, Western researchers co-authored and published 268 articles, meeting abstracts, reviews, proceeding papers, editorial materials, or book chapters with researchers at Japanese institutions. Top five institutions with which collaborations occurred:

  • University of Tokyo
  • Tohoku University
  • Kyoto University
  • Yonsei University
  • Japanese Foundation for Cancer 

Partner Institutions

  • Gakushuin University
  • Osaka Prefecture University
  • Osaka University of Health and Sport Sciences
  • Tokyo Metropolitan University
  • Waseda University


  • 89 Western alumni are living in Japan

Other Connections