SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
HITOTSUBASHI UNIVERSITY, JAPAN
Founded in 1875, Hitotsubashi University began as the Institute for Business Training.
SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
HONG KONG UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, CHINA
Founded in 1986, HKUST opened in 1991 after an extraordinary turnaround of planning, designing, building, and organizing.
SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
KYOTO UNIVERSITY, JAPAN
Founded by Imperial Ordinance on the 18th of June 1897, Kyoto University is the second imperial university established in Japan.
SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
PEKING UNIVERSITY, CHINA
Founded in 1898 as the "Imperial University of Peking" to replace the ancient Guozijian which itself dated from 1306.
SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
WASEDA UNIVERSITY, JAPAN
Founded in 1882 by Shigenobu Okuma, once prime minister and regarded as the father of Japanese national modernization.
SIX ANCHOR UNIVERSITIES
ZHEJIANG UNIVERSITY, CHINA
Founded in 1897 as Qiushi Academy, Zhejiang University is one of the earliest modern academies of higher education in China.
  • Hitotsubashi University
  • Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Kyoto University
  • Peking University
  • Waseda University
  • Zhejiang University