The Faculty of Business Administration

  • Department of Business Administration (2019 enrollment limit: 340 students) Established in 2004
There are currently many businesses all around us, including convenience stores, banks, automobile manufacturers and transportation companies.It is probably no exaggeration to say that our daily lives would not be possible without them. In other words, businesses are useful for people and for society and are carrying out enterprises to create happiness. Business administration refers to the mechanisms by which businesses carry out their enterprises and to the measures they take to continue their existence and to develop and grow. It is also demanded that the people that work for businesses are made happy. The purpose of this Faculty is to learn about the situation of business administration from various angles.

Learning about the Activity and Role of Companies in Society and the Economy.

What role do companies play in society? How do they function in the flow of goods and money that we know as the economy? Students learn about how companies make profits and other similar questions.

Learning about Information and Communication Technology for Supporting Corporate Management.

Knowledge of communications within our Internet society as well as of computer-based information technology is essential for dealing with today’s advanced information systems. TheFaculty of Business Administration provides students with this essential training.

Learning Specialized Languages to Respond to a Globalized Society.

Corporations move within the international arena. Communication in foreign languages is essential for international business in today’s world. We take a practical, communications-oriented approach to the study of English and Chinese.

Department of Business Administration

Gain an organized understanding of the movement of people, commodities, money and information

Business Administration and Commerce Course

Students can learn the wide range of knowledge necessary to operate a company, from fundamental knowledge about companies and management to general knowledge about management organizations and management strategies and specialist knowledge about distribution and marketing.

Accounting Course

With a foundation in basic accounting, financial accounting and other areas, students study highly specialized fields such as auditing and tax accounting. Students work to become certified public accountants, tax accountants, and corporate accounting specialists.

Business Administration Information Science Course

Students acquire operation, data processing, and analysis skills essential for the use of computers for business and business administration. Classes include information processing, statistics for business administration, management science and management information theory, and students can learn everything from basic theory to practical application.

【Close-Up】
Getting up close and personal with business while still in school

Topics 01

“Freshman Welcoming Lecture Meeting”

A lecture on the theme of “making fair trade into a business” was given by Mr. Taihei Mizuno, the representative director of the limited company Sisam, which operates fair trade stores in Kyoto and elsewhere.

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Career training that maps out one's future

First-year students take "Introduction to Career Training" in order to think about what it means to join the working world. Second-year students take a special course for the purpose of career design and third-year students have the opportunity to take company internships. We also offer special business administration lectures to third- and fourth-year students.

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Faculty of Business Administration newsletter, Business C3

An introduction is given to an example of active learning where students planned and sold “SETOUCHI TAIMEN (sea bream noodles) ‘YABUYA and KOBE GAKUIN’ style” in collaboration with the ramen shop “YABUYA” which is managed by September 1 Co., Ltd.

Detailed information is available in the Faculty of Business Administration newsletter.