Department of Architecture
Department of Architecture
(CSE Graduate School)

FUTURE

Direction of Studies

Approximately 70% of undergraduates go on to greaduate school under Waseda’s 6-year integrated undergraduate and graduate curriculum. Those who earn their master’s degree go on to a wide variety of careers, such as construction design, real estate, advertising, transportation, the civil service, and securities. Increasingly, students are entering the doctoral program.

Pathways taken by graduates of the undergraduate division

A: Graduate Schools 67.6%
B: Construction companies 7.3%
C: Government and Local public bodies 3.9%
D: Media, IT, communications 3.4%
E: Real estate and development companies 2.8%
F: Housing Construction Companies 1.7%
G: Others 13.3%

Pathways taken by graduates of the master’s progam

A: Construction companies 29.0%
B: Think tanks and consultancies 24.2%
C: Real estate and development companies 7.3%
D: Media, IT, communications 4.8%
E: Doctoral programs 4.0%
F: Housing Construction Companies 3.2%
G: Others 27.5%

Employment of graduates

SHIMIZU CORPORATION, KAJIMA CORPORATION, TAISEI CORPORATION, Takenaka Corporation, NISHIMATSU CONSTRUCTION CO.,LTD., Panasonic Homes Co., Ltd., Obayashi Corporation, Ryu Mitarai & Associates, Architects, JGC Corporation, HAZAMA ANDO CORPORATION, Yamashita PMC Inc., Funahashi Komuten, Toda Corporation, Sumitomo Forestry Co., Ltd., HAYANO CORPORATION, Naito Architect & Associates, Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Co., Ltd., Nikken Housing System Ltd, Uchino Kensetsu Co., Ltd., Metropolitan Expressway Company Limited, Takenaka Corporation, NOMURA Co., Ltd, HASEKO Corporation, ACA SEKKEI COMPANY LIMITED, NIPPON STEEL ENGINEERING CO., LTD., HEISEI Corporation, Mitsubishi Jisho Property Management Co., Ltd., MAEDA CORPORATION, DAIWA LIFENEXT Co., Ltd, Asahi Kasei Homes, MITSUBISHI ESTATE RESIDENCE CO., LTD., Daiwa House Industry Company, Limited, SPEAC, XYMAX Corporation, Tobishima Corporation, Mitsui Fudosan Residential Co.,Ltd., Sato Kogyo Co., Ltd., Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP, MITSUI Designtec Co.,Ltd., Nara Prefecture, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Ibaraki Prefectural Government, Nikken Sekkei Ltd., Saga Prefecture, Yamashita Sekkei Inc., Kume Sekkei Co., Ltd., Nihon Sekkei, Inc., NTT DATA Corporation, Azusa Sekkei Co., Ltd., transcosmos inc., Daiwa Institute of Research Holdings Ltd., FreakOut Holdings, inc., AXS SATOW INC., JR East Design Corporation, Studio Nasca, All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd., Accenture Japan Ltd., West Japan Railway Company, Oriental Consultants Global Co., LTD., Ove Arup & Partners International Limited, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC, Officer of the House of Councillors, Government official (Comprehensive service), Kidosaki Architects Studio, Fukutake Foundation, TOHO STAGE CRAFT Co,.Ltd, MORI TRUST CO., LTD., Urban Renaissance Agency, Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd., OKAMURA CORPORATION, NISSHIN FUDOSAN Company,Limited, NIPPON TOCHI-TATEMONO Co.,Ltd., Mitsubishi Estate Company, Limited, OKABE Co., Ltd., MITSUBISHI ESTATE RESIDENCE CO., LTD., Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd., NTT Facilities, Inc., Faith, Inc., Sky, SMBC Nikko Securities Inc., Dazzle Inc., NTT DOCOMO, INC., HOKKAIDO GOVERNMENT, Namegata City, YANMAR CO., LTD., Nishinomiya City, TOKYO DOME CORPORATION, Keio Corporation, East Japan Railway Company, Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd, Japan Post Holdings Co.,Ltd., Hitachi, Ltd., TOTO LTD., Sony Corporation, NEC Display Solutions, Ltd., OMNIBUS JAPAN INC., SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO.,LTD., KOKUYO Co.,Ltd., nendo inc, The Asahi Shimbun Company, Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd., Electric Power Development Co.,Ltd., Shinkenchiku-Sha Co., Ltd., X-Knowledge Co.,Ltd., Japan Broadcasting Corporation, Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., Bank of Japan, ITOKI CORPORATION, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Amazon Japan G.K., MITSUI & CO., LTD.