In the 2018 rankings released this week, Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB) has been ranked the best university in Central Japan by Times Higher Education World University Rankings (THE) based on metrics for "Internationality".

This is fantastic news for all the hard work we have put in to cultivate a diverse, world-class campus full of global talent.



The "Environment" category looks at the make-up of the student and staff body at each campus, helping students to determine whether they will find themselves in a diverse, supportive and inclusive university environment.

THE examine the proportion of international students and staff on campus, which are key indicators of whether the university is able to attract talent from across the world whilst also having cultivated a multicultural campus where students from different backgrounds have the opportunity to learn from one another.

Japan University Rankings 2018
1. Akita University
2. Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
3. International Christian University
4. Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
5. Sophia University
6. Kyoto University of Foreign Studies
7. Nagoya University of Commerce & Business

Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Times Higher Education (THE) magazine.

It is considered as one of the most widely observed university measures together with QS World University Rankings.

The 2018 Rankings, based on 13 individual performance metrics, are designed to answer the questions that matter most to students and their families when making one of the most important decisions of their lives – who to trust with their education.

THE World University Rankings


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