International University of Japan

About us

Location Minamiuonuma-shi, Japan Funding Type Private
No of Students 359 Establishment University
Founded In 1982 Estimated Cost of Living 1000000 JPY
Address 777 Kokusai-cho

The International University of Japan (IUJ) was founded in 1982, as Japan's first graduate-school only university, by bold leaders with a unique vision representing business, government and world organizations.

IUJ equips students with interdisciplinary skills covering politics, economics and management, as well as historical and cultural perspectives to take on current global issues from their chosen professions.

Offering an English-noly curriculum to students from 50+ countries taught by a highly qualified faculty.

With active interdisciplinary research initiatives and an interactive alumni network of more than 4,200 graduates from 123 countries, IUJ is making effective use of our global outreach to link up world organizations, businesses and governments both in and outside of Japan.


UJ boasts the following academic programs in two graduate schools:

GSIR - Graduate School of International Relations

Master's program

·         International Relations Program (IRP)

·         International Development Program (IDP)

·         Public Management and Policy Analysis Program (PMPP)

·         Japanese Development Progrm (JDP) 

·         Public Policy Program (PPP)

PhD program (Economics Cluster/Public Management Cluster/International Cluster)

 GSIM - Graduate School of International Management

Master's program

·         MBA Program

·         Japanese Development Program (JDP)

·         Internsive MBA Program (IMBA)

·         E-Business Management Program (E-Biz)