Department of Architecture
Department of Architecture
(CSE Graduate School)


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 68.7%
B: Construction companies 7.2%
C: Information services 4.8%
D: Specialized services 3.6%
E: Real estate 1.8%
F: Housing construction companies 1.2%
G: Other companies 12.7%

Pathways taken by graduates of the master’s progam

A: Construction companies 32.7%
B: Think tanks and consultancies 18.2%
C: Doctoral programs 6.4%
D: Specialized services 5.5%
E: Real estate 4.5%
F: Housing construction companies 4.5%
G: Other companies 28.2%

Employment of graduates

Japan Broadcasting Corporation, Open House Co., Ltd., Nomura Real Estate Partners Co.,Ltd., MITSUI FUDOSAN BUILDING MANAGEMENT CO.,LTD., Tokyo 23 Special Wards, Mitsubishi Corporation., Accenture Japan Ltd, Slogan, Inc., Kenedix, Inc., Ichiura Housing & Planning Associates Co., Ltd, INTRON Inc., Japan Housing Finance Agency., EAST GROUP HOLDINGS INC., Yahoo Japan Corporation, ANDOR Co.,Ltd., ByteDance Ltd., Algorithm Design lab, sonicmoov co.,ltd., LaKeel, Inc., Appirits Inc., EnviroLife Research Institute CO., LTD., Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd., Court Building Engineering and Planning Officer, SHIMIZU CORPORATION, TAISEI CORPORATION, KAJIMA CORPORATION, Asahi Kasei Homes Corporation., Heisei Corporation, SEKISUI HOUSE, LTD., NIPPON STEEL ENGINEERING CO., LTD., TODA CORPORATION, ACA SEKKEI CO., LTD., Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Co., Ltd., Oriental Land Co.,Ltd., NITORI., YKK AP Inc., Japan Airlines Co., Ltd., HEIWA MANNEQUIN CO. LTD., MORI TRUST CO., LTD., Hulic Co., Ltd., XYMAX ALPHA Corporation, JR East Urban Development Corporation., IBM Japan, Ltd., KDDI CORPORATION, TOKYO METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT., MITSUBISHI JISHO SEKKEI INC., NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD, NIHON SEKKEI, INC., PACIFIC CONSULTANTS CO., LTD., Nomura Research Institute, Ltd., Mizuho Research Institute Ltd., TEZUKA ARCHITECTS., Layers Consulting Co., Ltd., Oriental Consultants Co., LTD., Frontier Construction & Partners Co., Ltd., Yasui Architects & Engineers, Inc., Yamashita Sekkei Inc., Akeno Facility Resilience Inc., The Prudential Life Insurance Co., Ltd., SAPPORO BREWERIES LTD., DeNA Co., Ltd., Akatsuki Inc., Locoguide Inc., Algorithm Design lab, CELSYS,Inc., Shinkenchiku-Sha Co., Ltd., Government official (Comprehensive service), Takenaka Corporation, OBAYASHI CORPORATION, NOMURA Co., Ltd., SUMITOMO FORESTRY CO.,LTD., DAIWA HOUSE INDUSTRY CO., LTD., MAEDA CORPORATION., HASEKO Corporation., Fujiki Komuten Co.,Ltd., JGC HOLDINGS CORPORATION, TOKYU CONSTRUCTION CO., LTD., NIPPON STEEL TRADING SYSTEM BUILDING Corp., Yashima Kogyo Co., Ltd., Sejima and Nishizawa and Associates, Nikken Space Design Ltd., Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd, SEIBU RAILWAY Co.,Ltd., JAPAN POST HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.