Sophia University is located in the heart of Tokyo, near Japan's political, financial, business, and cultural centers. Founded by the Jesuits in 1913, Sophia has been a pioneer in international education in Japan, attracting students from all over the world. In 1949, Sophia established the first program in Japan taught entirely in English, and it continues to lead Japanese academic world in offering excellent education for the era of internationalization, cultivating ""Men and Women for Others, with Others"" who can excel on the global stage. With all faculties and graduate schools in the sciences and humanities on a single campus, Sophia offers an environment that brings together students and faculty members from different cultural, linguistic, and religious backgrounds. The diversity on one campus in the fascinating city of Tokyo allows Sophia to provide a vibrant and diverse learning environment to students from all around the world.