100 Best universities for Genetics in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Genetics. A graph of 2.71M citations received by 49.5K academic papers made by 133 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 Genetics

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

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

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

    Nagoya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    16,376
    Founded
    1939
  5. For Genetics

    Kyushu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,959
    Founded
    1911
  6. For Genetics

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

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

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

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

    Kobe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,226
    Founded
    1902
  11. For Genetics

    Hiroshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,226
    Founded
    1949
  12. For Genetics

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

    Nara Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    69%
    Founded
    1991
  14. For Genetics

    Juntendo University logo
    Enrollment
    3,802
    Founded
    1836
  15. For Genetics

    Tokyo Medical and Dental University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1946
  16. For Genetics

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

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

    Graduate University for Advanced Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1988
  19. For Genetics

    Niigata University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,289
    Founded
    1922
  20. For Genetics

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

    Kumamoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    7,757
    Founded
    1949
  22. For Genetics

    Nagasaki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    9,150
    Founded
    1949
  23. For Genetics

    University of Tokushima logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Founded
    1949
  24. For Genetics

    Yokohama City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1928
  25. For Genetics

    Tokai University logo
    Enrollment
    28,535
    Founded
    1946
  26. For Genetics

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

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

    Shinshu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  29. For Genetics

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

    Tottori University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    6,195
    Founded
    1949
  31. For Genetics

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

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

    Nagoya City University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1950
  34. For Genetics

    Yamaguchi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    26%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1949
  35. For Genetics

    Ehime University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    9,267
    Founded
    1949
  36. For Genetics

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

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

    Yamagata University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1949
  39. For Genetics

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

    Tokyo University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1891
  41. For Genetics

    Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Founded
    1949
  42. For Genetics

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

    Teikyo University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1966
  44. For Genetics

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

    Hirosaki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1949
  46. For Genetics

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

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

    University of Miyazaki logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1949
  49. For Genetics

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

    Kurume University logo
    Founded
    1928
  51. For Genetics

    Nippon Medical School logo
    Founded
    1904
  52. For Genetics

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

    Jikei University School of Medicine logo
    Founded
    1881
  54. For Genetics

    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,107
    Founded
    1974
  55. For Genetics

    Akita University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    5,157
    Founded
    1949
  56. For Genetics

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

    Iwate University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    6,000
    Founded
    1949
  58. For Genetics

    Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1941
  59. For Genetics

    Shizuoka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    10,090
    Founded
    1949
  60. For Genetics

    Showa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Founded
    1928
  61. For Genetics

    Founded
    1972
  62. For Genetics

    Waseda University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    50,221
    Founded
    1882
  63. For Genetics

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

    Saga University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    36%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1949
  65. For Genetics

    Kochi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Founded
    1949
  66. For Genetics

    Kanazawa Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    913
    Founded
    1972
  67. For Genetics

    Shimane University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1949
  68. For Genetics

    Fukuoka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    20,356
    Founded
    1934
  69. For Genetics

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

    Jichi Medical University logo
    Founded
    1972
  71. For Genetics

    Ibaraki University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    8,249
    Founded
    1949
  72. For Genetics

    University of Yamanashi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1949
  73. For Genetics

    Acceptance Rate
    29%
    Enrollment
    1,700
    Founded
    1949
  74. For Genetics

    Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2003
  75. For Genetics

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

    Fukuyama University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    1975
  77. For Genetics

    Kagawa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    6,539
    Founded
    1949
  78. For Genetics

    Fukui Prefectural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    43%
    Enrollment
    1,869
    Founded
    1992
  79. For Genetics

    Toho University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1925
  80. For Genetics

    Hyogo College of Medicine logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Founded
    1971
  81. For Genetics

    Iwate Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Founded
    1928
  82. For Genetics

    Nara Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    16%
    Founded
    1945
  83. For Genetics

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

    University of Shizuoka logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Founded
    1987
  85. For Genetics

    Enrollment
    1,195
    Male:Female
    53:47
    Founded
    1927
  86. For Genetics

    Meiji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    31,339
    Founded
    1881
  87. For Genetics

    Ochanomizu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    2,075
    Founded
    1874
  88. For Genetics

    Kyoto Sangyo University logo
    Enrollment
    13,207
    Male:Female
    70:30
    Founded
    1965
  89. For Genetics

    Kansai Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    782
    Founded
    1928
  90. For Genetics

    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Founded
    1978
  91. For Genetics

    Hosei University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Founded
    1880
  92. For Genetics

    Kyorin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,820
    Founded
    1966
  93. For Genetics

    Utsunomiya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1949
  94. For Genetics

    Meiji Pharmaceutical University logo
    Enrollment
    2,290
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1902
  95. For Genetics

    Azabu University logo
    Founded
    1890
  96. For Genetics

    Nara Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1908
  97. For Genetics

    Dokkyo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    8,675
    Male:Female
    53:47
    Founded
    1964
  98. For Genetics

    Health Science University logo
    Founded
    2003
  99. For Genetics

    Tokyo Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1916
  100. For Genetics

    Oita University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    5,781
    Male:Female
    62:38
    Founded
    1949

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