Name of the University: Wakayama University
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List of Faculties and Graduate Schools in the University:

FacultyGraduate School
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Systems Engineering Faculty of Tourism
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Economics
Graduate School of Systems Engineering
Graduate School of Tourism

Partner University in Uzbekistan:Bukhara State University

Bukhara State University
Uzbekistan State World Languages University
Tashkent State University of Economics
Tashkent Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering
University of World Economy and Diplomacy
The Uzbekistan-Japan Center
Silk Road International University of Tourism
Management Development Institute of Singapore in Tashkent

University Overview

Wakayama University is the only national university within Wakayama Prefecture, a place cultivated over time in a setting of abundant historical and natural resources, including the world cultural heritage sites at Koya and Kumano.
Within this environment, the university carries out its role as the focal point of academic culture, pursuing research that helps develop the community, and nurturing the next generation of students who will be the driving forces of regional revitalization. Wakayama University responds to the needs of society and the community through a governance system that can maximize the functions of education, research, and community collaboration.
Wakayama University consists of four faculties: the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Economics, the Faculty of Systems Engineering, and the Faculty of Tourism. Guided by our slogan, «Wakayama University wants to support you throughout your life,» we offer education and assistance to help students shape their futures, have a rich sense of humanity, promote internationalization, and address societal needs in their chosen field of study.