8 Best universities for Literature in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Literature. A graph of 1.58K citations received by 1.62K academic papers made by 8 universities in Japan was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

For Literature

#1 in Japan
#37 in Asia
#363 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

For Literature

#2 in Japan
#42 in Asia
#398 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,615
Male:Female
76:24
Founded
1897

For Literature

#3 in Japan
#58 in Asia
#508 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

For Literature

#4 in Japan
#88 in Asia
#634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

For Literature

#5 in Japan
#210 in Asia
#914 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1639

For Literature

#6 in Japan
#236 in Asia
#942 in the World
Founded
1926

For Literature

#7 in Japan
#272 in Asia
#981 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1592

For Literature

#8 in Japan
#291 in Asia
#1001 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
6,952
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1887

The best cities to study Literature in Japan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Fukuoka, Kyoto, and Tokyo.