General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation 東大
Teachers 5,730
Students 27,436
Foreigners 9%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Light blue
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
• Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
World ranking24
Country ranking1
Academic Reputation7
Employer Reputation15
Quality of teaching47
Citations per Faculty189
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities16
Engineering and Technology12
Life Sciences and Medicine27
Natural Science10
Social Sciences and Management28
Ranking in world by discipline
Computer Science101
Economics & Business151
Cost of living in Tokyo, USD/month
Accommodation $383 $789
Food $354 $539
Transportation $77 $296
Communications and utilities $93 $121
Clothing $27 $98
Sports and leisure $52 $169
Accommodation in Tokyo, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$383
Shared room in city centre$789
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$588
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$960
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking24
QS World University Rankings39
ARWU Academic Ranking21
Webometrics Ranking47
Alternative title
Russian Токийский университет
Spanish Universidad de Tokio
Chinese 东京大学
Arabic جامعة طوكيو
French Université de Tokyo
German Universität Tokio
Japanese 东京大学
Korean 도쿄대학
Portuguese Universidade de Tóquio
University of Tokyo or 東京大学 (東大) - public higher education institution in Japan.

University of Tokyo - Description

The University of Tokyo was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. As a leading research university, the University of Tokyo offers courses in essentially all academic disciplines at both undergraduate and graduate levels and conducts research across the full spectrum of academic activity. The university aims to provide its students with a rich and varied academic environment that ensures opportunities for both intellectual development and the acquisition of professional knowledge and skills. The University of Tokyo has a faculty of over 4,500 and a total enrollment of about 29,000, evenly divided between undergraduate and graduate students. As of 2009 there were 2,555 international students, and in 2008 over 3,500 foreign researchers come annually to the university for both short and extended visits while 9,130 academics visited foreign universities for academic purposes. The University of Tokyo is known for the excellence of its faculty and students and ever since its foundation many of its graduates have gone on to become leaders in government, business, and the academic world.

Bachelor - University of Tokyo

About the University The University of Tokyo (Todai) is Japan's top university, a world-class center for research, and a vibrant academic community. World-class research Todai's researchers have been at the forefront of their fields since our foundation in 1877. Today, their cutting-edge research regularly appears in top international journals and has earned multiple Nobel prizes. Research at Todai across the arts and sciences is both broad and deep, as specialist knowledge is shared across traditional boundaries to further human understanding. A robust education Todai's undergraduate education emphasizes the liberal arts for the acquisition of strong communication skills, a sound ethical framework, and interdisciplinary awareness, together creating a solid foundation for specialized knowledge. Volunteer activities, internships and other off-campus experiences are an increasingly important part of a Todai education. A vibrant community Todai is a vibrant community in which world-class researchers work together with excellent students from Japan and more than 100 other countries. Alumni fill leading positions throughout Japan, Asia, and increasingly around the world. Mission Todai aims to be a world-class platform for research and education, contributing to human knowledge in partnership with other leading global universities. Todai aims to nurture global leaders with a strong sense of public...

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Action And Cultural
Bachelor Aerospace Engineering Department
Bachelor Applied Chemistry
Bachelor Applied Life Sciences
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Arts 1
Bachelor Arts 2
Bachelor Arts 3
Bachelor Basic Science
Bachelor Beyond The Scope Of Cultural And Scientific
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Bioinformatics
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor City Engineering
Bachelor Comprehensive Education Science
Bachelor Computational Mathematics
Bachelor Department Of Astronomy
Bachelor Department Of Biology
Bachelor Earth And Planetary Environment
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Electrical Electronics
Bachelor Electronics And Information
Bachelor Environmental Resources And Scientific
Bachelor Financial
Bachelor Geophysics And Planetary Physics
Bachelor Historical Cultural Studies
Bachelor Information Science
Bachelor Institutional Innovation
Bachelor Language And Culture
Bachelor Life And Cognitive Sciences
Bachelor Management
Bachelor Materials Science
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Mechanical Informatics
Bachelor Medicine
Bachelor Pharmacy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Political Courses
Bachelor Precision Engineering Disciplines
Bachelor Private Law Courses
Bachelor Public Law Courses
Bachelor Regional Cultural Studies
Bachelor Science 1
Bachelor Science 2
Bachelor Science 3
Bachelor Science And Health
Bachelor Scientific And Wide-Area
Bachelor Social Sciences
Bachelor The Chemical Life Work Disciplines
Bachelor The Social Base Plate Discipline
Bachelor Thought And Culture
Bachelor Veterinary Courses

Programs - Master

Master Advanced Education
Master Advanced Energy
Master Advanced Life Sciences
Master Aerospace Engineering
Master Agricultural And Resource Economics
Master Annals Of Internal Medicine
Master Application Of The Chemistry Of Life
Master Applied Chemistry
Master Applied Life Engineering
Master Applied Zoology
Master Architecture
Master Asian Cultural Studies
Master Astronomy
Master Bio-Physical Medicine
Master Biochemical Engineering
Master Biochemistry
Master Biological And Environmental Engineering
Master Biological Engineering
Master Biological Functions
Master Biology
Master Biomaterials Science
Master Brain Medicine
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Common Legal And Political
Master Complexity Science And Engineering
Master Comprehensive Pharmacy
Master Computer Science
Master Cultural Resources
Master Drug Molecules
Master Earth And Planetary Sciences
Master Economic History
Master Economic Theory
Master Ecosystem Research
Master Education Science And Research
Master Electrical Engineering
Master Electronics And Information
Master Environmental Protection System
Master Environmental Science And Marine Technology
Master European And American Culture
Master Financial System
Master Forestry
Master Geographical And Cultural Studies
Master Human Environment Research
Master Hydrobiology
Master Information Science
Master Innovation And Information Science
Master Institutional Innovation
Master Intelligence And Information Sciences
Master Interdisciplinary Research
Master International Agricultural
Master International Collaborative Research
Master International Health Sciences
Master International Social Science
Master Japanese Cultural Studies
Master Korea Research
Master Language Information Sciences
Master Legal Training
Master Life Pharmacy
Master Life Sciences Information
Master Management
Master Materials Engineering
Master Materials Science
Master Mathematical Sciences
Master Mathematics And Information Science
Master Mechanical Engineering
Master Medical Genomics
Master Medicine
Master Modern Economy
Master Molecular And Cellular Biology
Master Municipal Engineering
Master Natural Environment Research
Master Nuclear Energy
Master Nursing And Health Sciences
Master Pathology And Pathogenesis
Master Pharmaceutical Sciences
Master Pharmacy
Master Physics
Master Physics And Engineering
Master Precision Engineering
Master Production And Environmental Biology
Master Public Health Medicine
Master Public Policy
Master Regional Cultural And Scientific
Master Regional Science
Master Reproductive, Developmental And Geriatrics
Master Senior Interdisciplinary
Master Social And Cultural Environmental Studies
Master Social And Cultural Studies
Master Social Medicine
Master Strategic Management Of Technology Research
Master Surgery
Master Technological Infrastructure
Master The Basis Of The Cultural Studies
Master Veterinary Medicine

Location on map - University of Tokyo

Location on map - University of Tokyo
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