Since its founding as the English Law School 137 years ago, Chuo University has evolved into one of the most prestigious universities in Japan, with eight faculties, eight graduate schools, and two professional graduate schools, in addition to nine research institutes, and it has produced a great number of outstanding graduates.

Even so, Chuo is not content to rest on its long tradition and numerous achievements, but is constantly striving to revise and improve its faculties and departments and to update its curriculum in response to the trends of the time.