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Career Support

Major Employers and Graduate Schools Recruiting APU Students

< As of March 31, 2016 >

APU sent forth yet another batch of graduates into the workforce in September 2015 and March 2016. The job placement rate continues to be extremely high for both domestic and international students. The success our graduates have in attaining employment can be attributed to APU’s Career Development Support, a unique job placement support system linked to APU’s innovative education system. The following list also includes graduate schools that have accepted APU graduates.

AY2015: List of Major Employers (in Japanese syllabary order)

Company / Organization

  • URBAN RESEARCH Co.,Ltd.
  • IHI Corporation
  • IKK Inc.
  • AOYAMA SEISAKUSHO CO.,LTD.
  • AXA Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
  • Accenture Japan Ltd
  • AGRIMEDIA corp
  • Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Asahi Kasei Corp.
  • AsiaQuest Inc.
  • Asiana Airlines Inc.
  • ASICS Corporation
  • AstraZeneca K.K.
  • ASO CORPORATION
  • Apple Japan G.K.
  • Adecco Ltd.
  • MITSUKOSHI U.S.A., INC.
  • American Family Life Assurance Company of Columbus
  • ANZEN MOTOR CAR CO.,LTD.
  • Ichijo Co., Ltd.
  • Kyodo News.
  • Iwasaki Sangyo Co.,Ltd.
  • INTERNET BUSINESS JAPAN Co.,Ltd.
  • INTAGE Inc.
  • Intelligence, Ltd.
  • Valeo Japan Co., Ltd.
  • UENO Co.,Ltd.
  • AIU Insurance Company, Ltd.
  • H.I.S. Co., Ltd.
  • AIMNEXT Inc.
  • ANA AIRPORT SERVICES Co.,Ltd
  • SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.
  • SG Holdings Co., Ltd.
  • NEC Capital Solutions Limited
  • NEC Fielding,Ltd.
  • NHK Media Technology, Inc.
  • NTT Communications Corporation
  • NTT DATA Global Solutions Corporation
  • NTT DOCOMO, INC.
  • EBARA CORPORATION
  • F-ness Corporation
  • FPT JAPAN Co.,Ltd
  • Emirates
  • en-japan inc.
  • The Oita Bank, Ltd.
  • Oita Prefectural Police Headquarters
  • Oita Prefectural Government Office
  • Oita Prefectural Union Agricultural Co-operatives
  • Oita Transportation Co., Ltd.
  • Oita Broadcasting System, Inc.
  • OTSUKA CORPORATION
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory, Inc.
  • OKAMURA CORPORATION
  • The Bank of Okinawa, Ltd.
  • ODAKYU Resorts Co., Ltd.
  • OMRON Corporation
  • kai corporation
  • Kashiwabara Corporation
  • KATO WORKS CO.,LTD.
  • Gulliver International Co., Ltd.
  • Culture Convenience Club Co.,Ltd.
  • KEYENCE CORPORATION.
  • Kyushu Railway Company
  • Kyosan Electric Manufacturing Co.,Ltd.
  • Kirin Beverage Company,Limited
  • Kintetsu World Express, Inc.
  • Google Inc.
  • KUBOTA Corporation
  • The Kumamoto Bank,Ltd.
  • Metropolitan Police Department
  • KDDI CORPORATION
  • KENKO Mayonnaise Co., Ltd.
  • Seiyu GK.
  • KONOIKE TRANSPORT
  • Kobe Steel, Ltd.
  • National Tax Agency
  • COSMO OIL CO., LTD.
  • Komatsu Ltd.
  • Third Office Co., Ltd.
  • THE SAIKYO BANK,LTD.
  • CyberAgent, Inc.
  • THE BANK OF SAGA LTD.
  • SOMETHING Holdings Co.,Ltd.
  • ZARA JAPAN CORP.
  • Sankyu Inc.
  • SANKEI SHIMBUN CO.,LTD.
  • SANYO SHOKAI LTD
  • CAC Corporation
  • GMO CLOUD K.K.
  • JIN CO.,LTD.
  • JTB Pte Ltd.
  • JCB Co., Ltd.
  • SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD.
  • SHIMAMURA Co.,Ltd.
  • Sharp Corporation
  • JAL SKY CO.,LTD.
  • Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.
  • NIPPON STEEL & SUMITOMO METAL CORPORATION
  • SUZUKI MOTOR CORPORATION
  • Suzuyo & Co.,Ltd.
  • SUZUYO SHINWART CORPORATION
  • Starbucks Coffee Japan, Limited.
  • Star Flyer Inc.
  • SUMITOMO LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
  • Sekisui House, Ltd.
  • Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd.
  • SEPTENI HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
  • Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd.
  • SENKO Co., Ltd.
  • ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS CO.,LTD.
  • Sojitz Corporation
  • SoftBank Corp.
  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance Inc.
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • DAIKYO INCORPORATED
  • Daikure Co., Ltd.
  • Daito Trust Construction Co., Ltd.
  • Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg.Co.,Ltd.
  • DIAMOND ELECTRIC MFG. CO. ,LTD.
  • DIREX CORPORATION
  • TAKAGI co., ltd
  • WDI JAPAN, Inc.
  • The Chugoku Electric Power Co.,Inc.
  • Central Japan International Airport Co.,Ltd.
  • Chuman Co.,Ltd.
  • TSUBASA corporation
  • Dears Brain, Inc.
  • THK CO.,LTD.
  • TMH Inc.
  • Teikoku Printing Inks Mfg. Co., Ltd
  • Imperial Hotel, Ltd.
  • TEIJIN LIMITED
  • Dell Japan Inc.
  • TOKYO SHOKO RESEARCH, LTD.
  • The Tokyo Star Bank, Limited
  • TOSHIBA CORPORATION
  • TOYO CORPORATION
  • TOYODENSO Co.,Ltd.
  • TOMEN ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
  • TOKIWA Co.,Ltd.
  • Tommy Hilfiger Licensing LLC.
  • Toyota Tsusho Corporation
  • transcosmos inc.
  • transcommunica corporation
  • Don Quijote Co., Ltd.
  • DONQ Co.,LTD.
  • NNR GLOBAL LOGISTICS A Div.of Nishi-Nippon Railroad Co.,Ltd.
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.
  • NISSAN MOTOR CO.,LTD.
  • NITTSU SHOJI CO.,LTD.
  • NIPPON STEEL & SUMIKIN TEXENG.CO.,LTD.
  • JAPAN PULP AND PAPER COMPANY LIMITED
  • NIPPON KANZAI CENTER CO., LTD.
  • Nippon Light Metal Company, Ltd.
  • Nippon Chemi-Con Corporation
  • Nippon Soda Co., Ltd.
  • Nippon Express
  • NEC Corporation
  • Japan Broadcasting Corporation
  • JAPAN POST HOLDINGS Co.,Ltd.
  • Nitori Co., Ltd.
  • Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
  • Japan Aviation Electronics Industry, Limited
  • Nippon Signal Company, Limited
  • Nippon Life Insurance Company
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Japan Radio Co., Ltd.
  • New Otani Co., Ltd.
  • NeoCareer Co.,LTD.
  • HAKUHODO PRODUCT'S INC.
  • Pasona Inc.
  • Haneda Airport Enterprise Co., Ltd.
  • PAL CO.,LTD
  • HANKYU HANSHIN EXPRESS Co., Ltd.
  • BANDAI NAMCO Games Inc.
  • The Higo Bank,Ltd.
  • Hitachi High-Tech Science Corporation
  • HIROSE ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
  • Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.
  • FamilyMart Co., Ltd.
  • Foster Electric Company, Limited
  • THE FUKUOKA BANK Ltd.
  • Fukuoka Prefectural Police Headquarters
  • FUKUOKA JISHO CO.,LTD.
  • Fujikin Incorporated
  • Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
  • FUJITSU LIMITED
  • Fujitsu Systems East Limited
  • Fujitsu Systems West Limited
  • FUJITSU FRONTECH LIMITED
  • Fujitsu Marketing Limited
  • FUMAKILLA LIMITED
  • Plan Do See Inc.
  • Bridgestone Corporation
  • Prince Hotels, Inc.
  • FURUSATO INDUSTRIES, LTD.
  • Bravesoft Inc
  • PROTO CORPORATION
  • Heiwado Co., Ltd.
  • Ministry of Defense
  • Hoshino Resort Co., Ltd.
  • HORIBA, Ltd.
  • Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Mynavi Corporation
  • MACNICA, Inc.
  • Mazda Motor Corporation
  • Marusan Securities Co.,Ltd.
  • MARUBISHI Co.,Ltd
  • MARUWA UNYU KIKAN CO.,LTD.
  • Mandom Corporation
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (MHFG)
  • Mitsui Chemicals, Inc
  • Mitsui High-tec, Inc.
  • Mitsui & Co. Plastics Ltd.
  • Isetan Mitsukoshi Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • The Miyazaki Taiyo Bank, Ltd.
  • Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company
  • YANASE & CO.,LTD.
  • Yahoo Japan Corporation
  • The Yamagata Bank,Ltd.
  • YAMATO TRANSPORT CO., LTD.
  • YAMATO LOGISTICS CO.,LTD.
  • Yamaha Motorcycle Sales Japan Co.,Ltd.
  • YANMAR Co., Ltd.
  • YUSEN LOGISTICS CO.,LTD.
  • UNITED ARROWS LTD
  • UNIQLO CO., LTD.
  • Unicharm Corporation
  • LINE Corporation
  • Rakuten, Inc.
  • Resona Bank, Limited.
  • LEOC Co., Ltd.
  • Lawson, Inc.
  • Robert Walters Japan K.K
  • Works Applications Co., Ltd.
  • YKK AP Inc.

Notes: 1. Information is current as of March 31, 2016.
2. Information is provided by students.
3. Companies or organizations that offered jobs to international students are listed in Red.

AY2015: List of Major Graduate Schools (In alphabetical order)

Domestics

  • Keio University
  • Kyoto University
  • Kyusyu University
  • Meiji Gakuin University
  • Meiji University
  • Nagoya University
  • Osaka Prefecture University
  • Rikkyo University
  • Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
  • Ritsumeikan University
  • Sophia University
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Waseda University

Overseas

  • Assumption University
  • Brock University
  • Carleton University
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Copenhagen Business School
  • Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Lancaster University
  • London College of Fashion
  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
  • Saint Joseph's University
  • Simon Fraser University
  • The Australian National University
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • the School of Oriental and African Studies
  • The University of Glasgow
  • The University of Melbourne
  • The University of Sydney
  • Tilburg University
  • Trier University of Applied Sciences
  • Tulane University
  • University of Bath
  • University of Birmingham
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Warwick
  • Victoria Univerisity of Wellington

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