Located in the center of Japan, Nagoya is the heart of the country’s business and industrial network.
During the Edo period, the city prospered as a key junction for traffic between Edo (Tokyo) and Osaka and developed into the hub for business and industry it is today.
Its rich natural and human resources draw numerous companies to house their headquarters or R&D centers in the region. Known as a technology powerhouse, Nagoya has a highly developed infrastructure. At the same time, the city is filled with cultural heritage. The cityscape’s harmonious mix of historical vestige and modern design composes a uniquely attractive and convenient environment.
This vibrant metropolitan city is surrounded by mountains and seashores, which provide outdoor and cultural activities all year round.
The blend of energetic city and refreshing nature allows students to enjoy a versatile lifestyle in Nagoya.