Fukuyama University

April 2020 Admission 3rd term Schedule

Application May.1,2019 - July.15,2019
Written test July.20,2019
July.21,2019
Interview test July.29, 2019
Cultivating Imagination, Embracing Dream, Open the Future, Self-achievement!
Fukuyama University sets many courses that bring students practical progress, designated to cultivate students with independent action consciousness and guide their internal potential. The teaching objective is to make students master the learning ability and culture of many basic courses and endow them survival ability in the changeable modern society.
Departments
Faculty of Economics Department of EconomicsFaculty of Economics Department of International Economics
Faculty of Economics Department of Tax and Accounting
Faculty of Human Cultures Department of Human CulturesFaculty of Human Cultures Department of Human Cultures
Faculty of Human Cultures Department of Media and Information Studies
Faculty of Engineering Department of Smart System Faculty of Engineering Department of Architecture
Faculty of Engineering Department of Computer ScienceFaculty of Engineering Department of Mechanical Systems Engineering
Campus address
 Campus addressTake a direct bus from the exit of Fukuyama Station to Bus No. 6 Stop for about 30 minutes
Take a school bus at Matsunaga Station for about 10 minutes.
Employment condition of past graduates
 Employment rate 98.8%JFE STEEL, Fujisash, AEON、Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Pioneer Electronic Computer Center, Fukuyama Transporting Co., Ltd., JAL Cargo, Sakai Moving Service Co.Ltd., JFE Design, Toyota, hospitals, schools, civil servants, etc.
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Enrollment Guide
 Fukuyama University Enrollment Guide Simplified Chinese
 Fukuyama University Enrollment Guide English
Departments
Fukuyama University Faculty of Economics Department of Economics
Learning content Students will learn a lot of economics and master the real practice by applying what they learn in “integrated economy”.
After students learn microeconomics・macroeconomics systematically, they will further learn economic mathematics, finance science, finance theory and other major subjects. Fukuyama University boasts complete facilities related to information and takes full use of them to strengthen students’ practice ability. The cultivation objective is not only an integrated position in a private company. Here also opens many courses for the admission tests of civil servants (administrative officials, policemen, firemen, etc.)

Students will learn many financial economic contents becoming centralized field and burning issues in this age in “financial economics course”.
The original “financial insurance course” has been reformed into present (financial economic course) in April 2014. Recently, financial information of Japan and the world reports every day in TV ・ newspaper. This course takes use of the data in the report of TV ・ newspaper and takes financial theory, Japanese economic theory, international financial theory and public finance theory as major subjects to overlook Japanese economy and the world economy, which is a charismatic course.

Students will learn sports economy and sports management related to sports in “sports management training course”.
In combination of learning physical exercise theory and developing practice subjects of leading athlete potential, the course is happy and interesting. Here not only cultivates sports directors or sports administrators of organizations.
Students may also get qualification of “health care physical education” teachers in junior-senior high schools and students also can fix their target as PE teachers in junior-senior high school.
Course characteristics Department of Economics respects the personality and the content is meticulous and rich with vocational guidance.
Fukuyama University provides meticulous and rich education respecting student’s personality from the first year to the fourth year. Fukuyama University opens discussion ・ publishing workshop about culture by groups in the first year. Department of Economics opens courses about topic solving ability and short internship experience in the entity in the second year. Department of Economics opens engagement coaching, enterprise tour, the earnest talk of taking offices, etc.
Employment Policeman
Fireman
Administrative scrivener
Social insurance labor service
Company operator
Business manager
Operation
Professional financial planner
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Economics Department of International Economics
Learning content Department of International Economics is designated to cultivate international talents master the world economy change trends and understand Japanese economy.
Students mainly learn macroeconomics, microeconomics, required basic subject of accounting department (designated to open practical abilities in views and business). Students learn the major subjects of international economy as well as economic subjects related to Europe, America, China and East Asia. To cultivate student’s practical application ability, here also provides opportunities of overseas investigation research and language study.
Course characteristics In the exercise (class discussion) class, Department of International Economics will carry out “student participation class” through opinion exchange, production demonstration, report, etc.
If the teacher just instills the knowledge to students, these students couldn’t get practical ability. In the exercise (class discussion) class, Department of International Economics implements will carry out “student participation class” or ask students to express their own ideas or propose the in-depth investigation report or demonstration. The efforts of International Economics on exercise (class discussion) class is to improve student’s communication and interpersonal skills.

Department of International Economics Rewards Excellent Students in Language Learning (useful for business)
Students speak English and Chinese well will be able to accomplish much in the business communication and English and Chinese will be a lifetime weapon. Therefore, we recommend students to take TOEIC (R) for English while HSK (Test for Chinese Level) for Chinese. We especially recommend students to learn Chinese in our Confucius Institute. In this way, it is convenient to recommend students to study in Chinese universities with interscholastic relationship from the next term of the second year.
Employment Civil servants
Business operator
Customs declarers
Overseas business
Trade
White-collar workers of foreign-owned enterprise
Travel plan
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Economics Department of Tax and Accounting
Learning content Students learning accounting, business science and economics are to understand these topics are being solved by enterprise operators in global integration process.
Students will strengthen their understanding about problems enterprise operators face, especially the understanding of local business management problems. Therefore, students need to learn bookkeeping, financial accounting, management accounting, etc. with regard to accounting. Students will learn business strategy, management organization and enterprise finance in business science. Students need to learn macroeconomics and microeconomics in economics. It is designated to cultivate successful businessmen.
Course characteristicsIt is designated to cultivate talents full of positive energy able to understand operators and economic environment.
In addition to professional knowledge, this major also adds broad culture knowledge and is designated to cultivate talents. This major will cultivate talents response the globalization progress with the deep love to enterprises in Hiroshima territory as executives with great achievement. You must find you will be a new charismatic man four years later.
Employment Civil servants
Specialist of national tax
Manager
Ordinary things
Finance
Taxation
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Human Cultures Department of Human Cultures
Learning content Students give in-depth study about the effect and action of psychology and cultivate “psychological supporters” able to support people.
Psychology is a subject about the finding of “heart” thoroughly, understanding the psychology of people with psychological problems, support and help them to solve their psychological problems. This major is designated to cultivate talents with culture and social vision as well as psychological basic ability, effective to build a healthy and rich society.
Course characteristics All teachers are psychologists who are also practitioners in their own fields.
This subject has a strong and comprehensive teacher fellow, including scholars engaged in criminal psychological research, known as “a man of kasouken”, scholars engaged in brain rehabilitation cognitive psychology, experts of cognitive behavior therapy for depression, clinical psychological consulting scholars in the hospital, applied behavior analysis scholars of support children’s development disorder and social psychologists of men and women taking part in social projects.
Employment Civil servants
Policemen
Clinical psychological doctor
Children instructors
Psychological consultant experts
Therapists
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Human Cultures Department of Human Cultures
Learning content Department of Human Cultures is designated to the improvement and utilization of Japanese and deepening of the understanding of Japanese culture.
In Department of Human Cultures, students will learn Japanese language and expression, Japanese literature and cultural history, the ability of thinking and solving problems in Japanese as well as the discourse output presentation ability. Students give examination on the spot related to regional culture. Results of exploration & prospection have been worked into pamphlets that were handled to local people to practice their language output ability.

Department of Human Cultures cultivates students with culture as world citizens and foreign language ability and deepens their understanding of different cultures. Students learn language・literature・history of Europe, America and China to deepen different cultures on different cultures. With international culture as the world citizen, students may practice their expression ability and language output ability in a foreign language, study abroad in English circle and Chinese circle, make cultural research in Europe and Taiwan and experience different cultures through exchange study abroad so as to improve own practical language practice ability.
Course characteristics regional culture, handing over to the next generation.
According to the exploration on the cultural heritage in Hiroshima area, through publishing the research results in local society, Department of Human Cultures holds the inheritance activity to the next generation. The publishing of public talks and university festivals gets local citizen coordination and the research result based on local culture property, which makes its own sound to local people.
Employment Civil servants
White-collar worker of foreign-owned companies
Writers ・novelists
Proofreaders
Editors
News journalists
News workers
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Human Cultures Department of Media and Information Studies
Learning content Students will explore communication design and information society.
Students also learn from traditional mass media to social media developing at a high speed and learn their own effects and functions. Students learn how to use media release own information in a flexible way. Therefore, students learn basic information design・communication・plan・publicity in theory. Of course, students will also learn practical operation ability through the content production exercise.
Course characteristics Department of Media and Information Studies opens theoretical and practical lectures, able to understand media and make flexible use of media accurately.
The curriculum is composed of information society class ・imaging finding class subject group and media content production subject group. By learning lectures in a balanced way, students master universal knowledge and practical operation ability through the production and exercise of printing・CG・Web page・image. This is a course integrating theory and practice with superposition effects as one of own professional features.
Employment Publicity informer
Publicity
Photographer
Image editor
Advertising designer
Page designer
Webpage designer・creator
Full-time instructors OA machine
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,155,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Engineering Department of Smart System
Learning content Department of Smart System configures lecture and internship, lecture and experiment effectively and students may learn knowledge and functions with practical applied value.
Department of Smart System is one of scarce subjects in Japan. To master necessary knowledge and skill of this major, students will configures lecture and internship, lecture and experiment effectively in the first year and make enough efforts to what gives profound impression.

Students may know the reason why students learn the management education of engineering.
students may achieve the target of working out goods and environment that make our life ease・safe. Therefore, students may confirm specific small objective, the methods of exploration ・ practice・reality evaluation (specific small objective) and apply these results into thorough research・practice. Through the course setting of the subject, students may confirm the course cycle management method of the objective, the method setting, the practice, evaluation and amendment and learn the self-research attitude and ability.
Course characteristics Through internship and learning, students may master necessary knowledge, technology and attitude as a technical worker to find the interest of “making products”.
For technical workers, the knowledge and technology they have are not enough and it is more important to improve their knowledge and technology they already have. Therefore, students need to master the interesting of technical theoretical background and conception. In this major, students will find the meaning and interest of “producing products” through robot program and incorporation devices and other plan・design・production under the guidance of technical workers in service.
Employment Products plan・development
Robot design
Electronic mechanical technicians・researchers
Communication technicians
Electrical technicians・researchers
Electrical communication technicians・researchers
Semiconductor technicians・researchers
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,415,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Engineering Department of Architecture
Learning content It is designated to be the “architecture course” for architects or architectural engineers.
Department of Architecture features that both graduates of literal arts and science can take the entrance examination. After consolidating a good base in the first and the second year, students may be divided into classes to learn according to own interest and hobbies and expand their individuality from the third year. In this course, students will learn design・plan・environment・construction and other knowledge to be architects or architectural engineers.

“Life environment design course” is to cultivate indoor designers would design better life environment.
This course is designated to cultivate indoor designers. The students are mainly engaged in indoor design of residence, commercial space, the residence environment of affordable housing and other various life environment design. Therefore, students will learn professional knowledge of people, objects, furniture, space and design and master the design technology and skills synthetically.
Course characteristics This course is designated to get the professional outline of qualification certificate and solve problems of the qualification test. Students will undertake qualification test coaching after graduation.
Department of Architecture open a special lecture for students to get professional qualification certificates and the special qualification test coaching after graduation. Students are able to get such qualification certificates as first-class registered architect and second-class registered architect. This course is to get qualification certificates of welfare housing environment coordinator identification test (R) and qualification of homestead construction transaction supervisor, etc. Department of Architecture also have individual coaching about qualification test after graduation.
Employment Space designer
CAD technical management
CAD operator
Construction management technicians
Construction equipment management
Constructor business
Indoor design consulting
Indoor designer
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,415,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Engineering Department of Computer Science
Learning content Department of Computer Science is designated to cultivate IT worker aware of software and hardware with the research on computer and network as final target.
Department of Computer Science is designated to cultivate technicians “active in broad software development fields”, “network technicians with immediate and quick solution ability” and “system engineers with rich knowledge”. To become a bearer of future information-based society, a student will learn comprehensive knowledge and technology in an all-around way and cultivate experts with rich knowledge, which is our target.
Course characteristics Students learn happily from the basic theory of computer science to practical application through unique and individual lecture notes and topic class discussion.
In “practical design exercise” class, students combine programming design of technological elements with image process and artificial intelligence and try to make innovative applied program. In “game programming design” course, students may learn picture skill of animation game with computer and the computer solution of highly difficult combat game.
Employment Network design・development
Game programming
Programming design
System engineer (SE)
System analyzer
Network administrator
System administrator
Searcher
Network technician
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,415,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)
Fukuyama University Faculty of Engineering Department of Mechanical Systems Engineering
Learning content In “Mechanical Systems” course, students will learn mechanical engineering knowledge required for “product production”, product design and other knowledge.
The study focuses on intelligent machine, organism・welfare, environmental engineering technology, heat flow ・energy and other fields expected to technical improvement leap development. Taking mechanical engineering as base and application as platform, students will master three-dimension CAD/CAM/CAE mechanical design ability, designated to cultivate technicians of design・development of future product production and the research.

In “automotive system course”, students mainly learn automotive engineering and automotive engineering.
Centering on experienced teachers in design ・ development in large automotive enterprises, here opens rich-content courses based on practice and students learn special knowledge of automotive engineering ・technology, designated to cultivate students apply what they learn. Students will be engineers master automotive engineering ・ technology. When students graduate, they will get qualification certificate of secondary automotive rigger.
Course characteristics It is an educational system able to make students find the possibility in their learning and take full use of what they learn.
In “mechanical system course”, there is “mechanical design field”, which focuses on design technology education, and cultivates technicians bearing “product production” in the future. In addition to this, here also opens technology・specialized professional not limited by design and provides rich engineering education knowledge for students with such professional intention. A complete education system is to take full uses of possibilities found by students during their learning.
Employment Commodity plan・development
Automotive riggers
Automotive body riggers
Two-wheeled vehicle riggers
Automotive modulation workers
Senior technicians
Require technicians
CAD technicians
Enrollment limit Several
Tuition paid by students in the first academic year The fee paid in 2016 is 1,465,000 yen
(including the entrance fee 330,000 yen)