One-Stop Center supports foreign-affiliated firms advancing to Shizuoka Prefecture to build plants or business bases.

Investment Guide

Q. The situation of employment and workforce in Shizuoka pref.

A. The situation of working population and high class work resources.

Working population

(thousand ,%)

Working Population Total unemployment rate


employed Unemployment
Shizuoka 1,998 62.3%


1,945 53 2.7%
Japan 65,908 59.4% 63,777 2,133 3.2%

*the ministry of internal affairs  research labor force(2015)

 Educational institution(University, College, technical college)

type number name
National University, graduate school 3 Shizuoka, graduate university for advanced studies、Hamamatsu medical
College, technical college 1 Numazu technical college
Public University, graduate school 2 Shizuoka prefectural,

shizuoka culture and art

College, technical college 1 Shizuoka prefectural
private University, graduate school 13 Shizuoka Eiwa gakuin, Shizuoka industry

Shizuoka welfare, shizuoka science and engineering,

Juntendo(health and sanitation)

Seirei Cristpher, Tokai(sea),

Tokyo women’s medical, Tokoha,

Nihon(international relation),

Hamamatsu Gakuin,

The graduate school for the creation

of newphotonics industries, Hosei

College, technical college 5 Shizuoka Eiwa Gakuin,

Tokai, Tokoha

Nihon, Hamamatsu Gakuin


Rank japan shizuoka
1 China 94,111(45.2%) China 401(46.4%)
2 Vietnam 38,882(18.7%) Vietnam 111(12.8%)
3 Nepal 16,250( 7.8%) Korea 65( 7.5%)
4 Korea 15,279( 7.3%) Indonesia 64( 7.4%)
5 Taiwan 7,324( 3.5%) Myanmar 24( 2.8%)
total 208,379( - ) 864( - )

*JSSO(2014), Shizuoka prefecture, Shizuoka foreign students interaction conference(2016)

  • 2017/12/08 Exchange meeting at Shizuoka University of Art and Culture =Foreign students and Japanese students with companies
  • 2017/12/08 Japanese government is considering New resident status in Japan “Preparing for Foundation”
  • 2017/09/22 26th Oct, 2017 Shizuoka Inevestment Seminar in Tokyoダウンロード
  • 2017/09/12 25th Nov. Recruit meeting (Global students and Companies) will be held. please check the information afterwards
  • 2017/07/11 6/8,7/14 foreign students and companies meeting

foreign-affiliated companies

One-Stop Center.

One-Stop Service Center | Shizuoka international Business Association.

Shizuoka International Business Association,
44-1 Ohtemachi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-0853 Japan.



* Under entrustment from the Shizuoka prefectural government, the Center is operated by the Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA).

* The cost for the operation of the Center is born by the prefectural government. Anyone can use the Center free of charge.