100 Best universities for Biophysics in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Biophysics. A graph of 996K citations received by 33.6K academic papers made by 126 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biophysics

    University of Tokyo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    28,253
    Founded
    1877
  2. For Biophysics

    Kyoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    22,629
    Male:Female
    76:24
    Founded
    1897
  3. For Biophysics

    Osaka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    23,316
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1931
  4. For Biophysics

    Kyushu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,959
    Founded
    1911
  5. For Biophysics

    Nagoya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    16,376
    Founded
    1939
  6. For Biophysics

    Hokkaido University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    18,628
    Founded
    1918
  7. For Biophysics

    Tohoku University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    17,831
    Founded
    1907
  8. For Biophysics

    Tokyo Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    10,357
    Founded
    1881
  9. For Biophysics

    Keio University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,500
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1858
  10. For Biophysics

    Okayama University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    47%
    Enrollment
    13,012
    Founded
    1922
  11. For Biophysics

    Tokyo Medical and Dental University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1946
  12. For Biophysics

    University of Tsukuba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    16,525
    Male:Female
    61:39
    Founded
    1973
  13. For Biophysics

    University of Tokushima logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Founded
    1949
  14. For Biophysics

    Waseda University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    50,221
    Founded
    1882
  15. For Biophysics

    Nagoya City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1950
  16. For Biophysics

    Kobe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,226
    Founded
    1902
  17. For Biophysics

    Kanazawa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    10,432
    Male:Female
    64:36
    Founded
    1949
  18. For Biophysics

    Hiroshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,226
    Founded
    1949
  19. For Biophysics

    Chiba University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    13,983
    Founded
    1949
  20. For Biophysics

    Kumamoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    7,757
    Founded
    1949
  21. For Biophysics

    Gunma University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    6,556
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    1949
  22. For Biophysics

    Niigata University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,289
    Founded
    1922
  23. For Biophysics

    Osaka City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1928
  24. For Biophysics

    Teikyo University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1966
  25. For Biophysics

    Nara Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    69%
    Founded
    1991
  26. For Biophysics

    Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Founded
    1949
  27. For Biophysics

    Kurume University logo
    Founded
    1928
  28. For Biophysics

    Tokyo Metropolitan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    10,313
    Founded
    2005
  29. For Biophysics

    Yokohama City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1928
  30. For Biophysics

    Jikei University School of Medicine logo
    Founded
    1881
  31. For Biophysics

    Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,223
    Founded
    1872
  32. For Biophysics

    Ehime University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    9,267
    Founded
    1949
  33. For Biophysics

    Osaka Prefecture University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    8,051
    Founded
    1949
  34. For Biophysics

    Tokai University logo
    Enrollment
    28,535
    Founded
    1946
  35. For Biophysics

    University of Shizuoka logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Founded
    1987
  36. For Biophysics

    Nagasaki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    9,150
    Founded
    1949
  37. For Biophysics

    Yamaguchi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    26%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  38. For Biophysics

    Fukuoka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    20,356
    Founded
    1934
  39. For Biophysics

    Toho University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1925
  40. For Biophysics

    Kindai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,145
    Founded
    1949
  41. For Biophysics

    Graduate University for Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1988
  42. For Biophysics

    Juntendo University logo
    Enrollment
    3,802
    Founded
    1836
  43. For Biophysics

    Yamagata University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1949
  44. For Biophysics

    Nihon University logo
    Enrollment
    77,651
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1889
  45. For Biophysics

    Mie University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    8,455
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    1949
  46. For Biophysics

    Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    891
    Male:Female
    83:17
    Founded
    1990
  47. For Biophysics

    Kagoshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    10,661
    Male:Female
    62:38
    Founded
    1949
  48. For Biophysics

    Tottori University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    6,195
    Founded
    1949
  49. For Biophysics

    Kansai Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    782
    Founded
    1928
  50. For Biophysics

    Iwate Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Founded
    1928
  51. For Biophysics

    Shinshu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  52. For Biophysics

    Gifu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Enrollment
    7,323
    Male:Female
    65:35
    Founded
    1949
  53. For Biophysics

    Kitasato University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    29%
    Enrollment
    8,576
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    1962
  54. For Biophysics

    Showa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Founded
    1928
  55. For Biophysics

    University of Toyama logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1975
  56. For Biophysics

    Hamamatsu University School of Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    934
    Male:Female
    51:49
    Founded
    1974
  57. For Biophysics

    Nagoya Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    5,776
    Founded
    1905
  58. For Biophysics

    Tokyo University of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1881
  59. For Biophysics

    Ibaraki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    8,249
    Founded
    1949
  60. For Biophysics

    Kansai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    30,178
    Male:Female
    60:40
    Founded
    1922
  61. For Biophysics

    Nara Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    16%
    Founded
    1945
  62. For Biophysics

    University of Hyogo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    6,695
    Founded
    2004
  63. For Biophysics

    Shizuoka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    10,090
    Founded
    1949
  64. For Biophysics

    Saitama University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    9,031
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1949
  65. For Biophysics

    Kyushu Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    5,876
    Founded
    1907
  66. For Biophysics

    Kyoto Pharmaceutical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    38%
    Enrollment
    2,301
    Male:Female
    34:66
    Founded
    1884
  67. For Biophysics

    Sojo University logo
    Founded
    1965
  68. For Biophysics

    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,107
    Founded
    1974
  69. For Biophysics

    Hirosaki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1949
  70. For Biophysics

    Konan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    33%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1919
  71. For Biophysics

    Toyohashi University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1976
  72. For Biophysics

    Nippon Medical School logo
    Founded
    1904
  73. For Biophysics

    Kanagawa Dental University logo
    Founded
    1964
  74. For Biophysics

    Tokyo Dental College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Founded
    1890
  75. For Biophysics

    Kyoto Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1949
  76. For Biophysics

    Ritsumeikan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Founded
    1899
  77. For Biophysics

    Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    29%
    Founded
    1880
  78. For Biophysics

    Enrollment
    1,195
    Male:Female
    53:47
    Founded
    1927
  79. For Biophysics

    Fujita Health University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    51%
    Enrollment
    3,065
    Male:Female
    44:56
    Founded
    1964
  80. For Biophysics

    Akita University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    5,157
    Founded
    1949
  81. For Biophysics

    Setsunan University logo
    Founded
    1975
  82. For Biophysics

    University of Fukui logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    5,167
    Founded
    1949
  83. For Biophysics

    Hoshi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    1,640
    Founded
    1911
  84. For Biophysics

    Asahi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    54%
    Enrollment
    2,486
    Male:Female
    75:25
    Founded
    1972
  85. For Biophysics

    Kagawa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    6,539
    Founded
    1949
  86. For Biophysics

    Founded
    1972
  87. For Biophysics

    Josai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Founded
    1965
  88. For Biophysics

    Sophia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    12,306
    Male:Female
    45:55
    Founded
    1913
  89. For Biophysics

    Japan Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    6,572
    Founded
    1901
  90. For Biophysics

    Kwansei Gakuin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    15,500
    Founded
    1912
  91. For Biophysics

    Founded
    1971
  92. For Biophysics

    University of the Ryukyus logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1950
  93. For Biophysics

    Kyorin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,820
    Founded
    1966
  94. For Biophysics

    Kochi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Founded
    1949
  95. For Biophysics

    Ochanomizu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    2,075
    Founded
    1874
  96. For Biophysics

    Health Sciences University of Hokkaido logo
    Enrollment
    3,302
    Male:Female
    41:59
    Founded
    1974
  97. For Biophysics

    Fukushima Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,095
    Founded
    1952
  98. For Biophysics

    Sapporo Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1950
  99. For Biophysics

    Hyogo College of Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Founded
    1971
  100. For Biophysics

    University of Yamanashi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1949

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