Characteristics of educational contents

Agriculture is an academic discipline which aims to realize a rich life for humanity by effectively  utilizing biological resources such as micro-organisms, plants and animals and by co-existing with them.

The Faculty of Agriculture at Yamaguchi University cultivates human resources who tackle various problems that threaten the continuance of the earth and society, including food shortage, concern for food safety, global warming, environmental destruction, and disappearance of diversity of living species. It makes wide and full use of various sciences such as physics and chemistry with a focus on biology.  

Philosophy and Goals

The faculty aims to provide advanced education for the preservation of the ecological environment, the development of bioresources, and the efficient production of safe foods that support the existence of humanity, to contribute to the growth of community and society through cutting-edge research, and to cultivate human resources that can be active in the international arena.