About Us

Faculty of Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering
School of Engineering
Hokkaido University

Location Kita 13, Nishi 8, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-8628, Japan
Phone +81-11-716-8832
Fax +81-11-706-7895
Website https://www.eng.hokudai.ac.jp/english/

Number of Students

Graduate Students

As of June 1, 2016
Others19 (Research Students, Special Research Students, Special Auditors)

Undergraduate Students

As of May 1, 2016
Applied Science and Engineering540
Electronics and Information Engineering630
Mechanical and Intelligent System Engineering419
Socio-Environmental Engineering714
Others1 Credited Auditor

Doctoral Degrees Conferred

Unit: Number of Degrees; Academic 2015
Doctoral Degreesby Courseworkby Dissertation
Grand Total2,219 (Since 1958)1,517 (Since 1962)

Library Holdings

As of May 31, 2016
Books (volumes)Periodicals (titles)

* Including the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology.

Staff numbers

As of May 1, 2016
Teaching Staff Professors86
Associate Professors96
Assistant Professors90
Research Associates1
Specially Appointed Professors9
Specially Appointed Associate Professors2
Specially Appointed Assistant Professors9
Guest Professors13
Guest Associate Professors3
Invited Professors2
Other staff Administrative staff69
Technical staff56

Budget, External Funding, etc.


Fiscal Year 2015
CategoryAmounts (in thousands of yen)
Operational Grants1,158,360

Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, etc.

Fiscal Year 2015
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research 367806,590
Core-to-Core Program 172,249
Grants for Global Nuclear-HRD Initiative and Other Programs 234,903
Grants from other government ministries/agencies 13101,005
Other grants, etc. 1625,368
Total 3991,040,115

Collaborative Research, etc.

Fiscal Year 2015
CategoryNumber of programsAmount (in thousands of yen)
Joint research 149337,767
Commissioned research 98927,576
Commissioned programs 2129,902
Donations 251240,495
Total 519s1,535,735
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