Hitotsubashi University’s Law School ranked as No. 1 in the passing rate of Japanese Bar Examination in 2006, 2008 and 2009.
Hitotsubashi University has strong relationships with overseas universities. There are about 590 international students and 450 researchers from abroad under academic exchange agreements with 83 universities and research institutions, including University of Chicago, the University of Oxford and the University of California.
The university’s symbol is inspired by Mercury, Greek mythology’s god of commerce.