One of the longest-standing centers of economics research in Japan, the Faculty of Economics of Kobe University has the largest number of fields of research and faculty members among the national universities in the Kansai area and in Japan.

The Faculty of Economics covers areas of economics research such as: Theoretical Analysis, Historical Analysis, Statistics and Econometric Analysis, Industrial and Social Policy, Monetary and Public Policy, Comparative Economic Policy (focusing on: Russia, China, Central and Eastern Europe, and Southeast Asia), Technological and Environmental Analysis, and International Economic Policy. The Graduate School of Economics was one of the first graduate schools in Japan to establish a doctoral degree program. In addition to the research fields covered by the academics from the Faculty of Economics, additional academics specializing in economics from the Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration also provide research guidance and lectures.

Key Information

  • Degree Programme
    Bachelor of Economics
  • Subject area
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Total Intake (AY 2015)


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Tel. +81(0)78-803- 7247
E-mail: econ-kyomu@office.kobe-u.
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