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Stage 2 Explore Further

Lesson 11/21

Careers for International Students

Rikkyo University has an excellent Career Center. Upon graduation, you will be ready to start your career in Japan, back home in your home country, or elsewhere abroad. With strong and reliable support from our Career Center and your College, we will help you get to where you want to be.

Quick Stats


Employment rate for international students (AY2019)

※Average employment rate of international students nationwide in Japan is 49.0% (JASSO, 2018)


Companies holding on-campus recruiting (AY2019)


Career programs conducted by the Career Center (AY2019)


Career counselors at the Career Center

Employment Track Record

International Rikkyo University alumni are successfully employed across various industries.

Career areas of international students by industry (2019)

Place of Employment

Information Technology

IBM Japan, Ltd./ NEC Solution Innovators, Ltd./ NTT Data Corporation/ Rakuten, Inc.

Wholesale / Retail

Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. (UNIQLO)/ Misumi Group Inc.

Service Sector

Accenture Japan, Ltd./ Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC/ Hoshino Resort Asset Management Co., Ltd


Asahi Breweries, Ltd./ BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc./ Glory, Ltd./ NHK Spring Co., Ltd./ SEGA Corporation/

Transport / Communications

H.I.S. Co., Ltd./ JTB Corp./ NTT DOCOMO, Inc./ SoftBank Corp.

Finance / Banking / Insurance

GMO Payment Gateway, Inc./ Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd./ SMBC Trust Bank Ltd.

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