HOSEI international students can increase their employability utilizing a wide range of fee-free support offered by the Career Center. These supports are responsible for success in students’ recruiting activities. Hosei international students entered prominent Japanese companies.

Career Support


A wide range of guidance provides basic information needed when students look for jobs in Japan. It helps students to understand Japan-specific recruitment activities and how to research Japanese companies and industries. The Career Center also send e-mails weekly to share information on recruitment and employment fairs with international students.


A wide variety of workshops provides important advice to help with document screening and job interviews and group discussions. It also gives students opportunities to understand Japanese business customs and define their career goals through self-analysis.

Regular counselors

Job hunting consultations are given on a private, one-on-one basis.

Talk session with seniors who have job offers

Senior HOSEI International students with job offers share their real experiences of job hunting activities in Japan, which is valuable information for success.

Opportunities to learn business Japanese

International students have an opportunity to improve their business Japanese proficiency, which Japanese companies prioritize in their recruitment activities, through the above support.

Career Paths

The following data shows post-graduation paths of HOSEI international students and English-based Degree Program students* who graduated in 2014, 2015, and 2016 academic years.

Major Employers

〔Manufacturing / Construction〕

Toray Industries, Inc.; Konica Minolta, Inc.; IHI Corporation; Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.; Nissan Shatai Co., Ltd.; Daiwa House Industry Co., Ltd.; Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd.; Canon Inc.; Nisshinbo Holdings Inc.; Mazda Motor Corporation; Suzuki Motor Corporation; TOTO Ltd; etc.


Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation; The Tokyo Star Bank, Limited; HSBC Global Asset Management; etc.

〔Travel, hotels, transportation〕

Asiana Airlines, Inc.; JR East Station Service Co., Ltd.; Royal Park Hotel Co., Ltd.; H.I.S. Co., Ltd.; Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.; etc.

〔Retailing / Distribution〕

Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd.; Ryohin Keikaku Co., Ltd.; Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.; Nitori Co., Ltd.; Amazon Japan G. K.; Daimaru Matsuzakaya Department Stores Co. Ltd.; etc.


Rakuten, Inc.; NTT DATA Global Solutions Corporation; ABeam Consulting Ltd.; IBM Japan, Ltd.; NTT DOCOMO; etc.

Major Graduate Schools

  • London School of Economics and Political Science (UK)
  • Yonsei University (South Korea)
  • University of Essex (UK)
  • Hult International Business School (USA)
  • University of Bristol (UK)
  • Waseda University (Japan)
  • The University of Tokyo (Japan)
  • Tokyo University of the Arts (Japan) etc

*Consists of students with the residency status of “Foreign Students Studying in Japan” in all of the programs and GIS students without the residency status of “Foreign Students Studying in Japan”.