100 Best universities for Biology in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 22.2M citations received by 604K academic papers made by 302 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.

For Biology

#1 in Japan
#1 in Asia
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

For Biology

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

For Biology

#3 in Japan
#3 in Asia
#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
23,316
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1931

For Biology

#4 in Japan
#8 in Asia
#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

For Biology

#5 in Japan
#14 in Asia
#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
18,628
Founded
1918

For Biology

#6 in Japan
#15 in Asia
#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
16,376
Founded
1939

For Biology

#7 in Japan
#16 in Asia
#104 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

For Biology

#8 in Japan
#32 in Asia
#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
16,525
Male:Female
61:39
Founded
1973

For Biology

#9 in Japan
#34 in Asia
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
13,054
Founded
1922

For Biology

#10 in Japan
#37 in Asia
#229 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

For Biology

#11 in Japan
#39 in Asia
#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,226
Founded
1949

For Biology

#12 in Japan
#41 in Asia
#247 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
13,983
Founded
1949

For Biology

#13 in Japan
#42 in Asia
#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
15,986
Founded
1902

For Biology

#14 in Japan
#47 in Asia
#275 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1946

For Biology

#15 in Japan
#49 in Asia
#285 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
7,629
Founded
1949

For Biology

#16 in Japan
#50 in Asia
#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
10,111
Male:Female
64:36
Founded
1949

For Biology

#17 in Japan
#54 in Asia
#312 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

For Biology

#18 in Japan
#66 in Asia
#345 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Founded
1949

For Biology

#19 in Japan
#68 in Asia
#351 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
9,150
Founded
1949

For Biology

#20 in Japan
#74 in Asia
#373 in the World
Enrollment
3,802
Founded
1836

For Biology

#21 in Japan
#78 in Asia
#380 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,289
Founded
1922

For Biology

#22 in Japan
#90 in Asia
#410 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
10,661
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1949

For Biology

#23 in Japan
#91 in Asia
#421 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
7,323
Male:Female
65:35
Founded
1949

For Biology

#24 in Japan
#93 in Asia
#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
8,576
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1962

For Biology

#25 in Japan
#96 in Asia
#435 in the World
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889

For Biology

#26 in Japan
#101 in Asia
#440 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,145
Founded
1949

For Biology

#27 in Japan
#107 in Asia
#454 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#28 in Japan
#109 in Asia
#458 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1928

For Biology

#29 in Japan
#110 in Asia
#459 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
6,556
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1949

For Biology

#30 in Japan
#113 in Asia
#466 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Founded
1950

For Biology

#31 in Japan
#118 in Asia
#481 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1872

For Biology

#32 in Japan
#120 in Asia
#483 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
8,455
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1949

For Biology

#33 in Japan
#130 in Asia
#510 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#34 in Japan
#132 in Asia
#513 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Founded
1928

For Biology

#35 in Japan
#137 in Asia
#528 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,267
Founded
1949

For Biology

#36 in Japan
#139 in Asia
#534 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1928

For Biology

#37 in Japan
#140 in Asia
#535 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1991

For Biology

#38 in Japan
#143 in Asia
#542 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
6,195
Founded
1949

For Biology

#39 in Japan
#149 in Asia
#562 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1949

For Biology

#40 in Japan
#152 in Asia
#565 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,126
Founded
2005

For Biology

#41 in Japan
#153 in Asia
#566 in the World
Enrollment
28,535
Founded
1946

For Biology

#42 in Japan
#155 in Asia
#568 in the World
Founded
1928

For Biology

#43 in Japan
#158 in Asia
#577 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

For Biology

#44 in Japan
#165 in Asia
#605 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1950

For Biology

#45 in Japan
#182 in Asia
#662 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
8,051
Founded
1949

For Biology

#46 in Japan
#191 in Asia
#674 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Founded
1904

For Biology

#47 in Japan
#192 in Asia
#675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,539
Founded
1949

For Biology

#48 in Japan
#197 in Asia
#688 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1950

For Biology

#49 in Japan
#200 in Asia
#693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#50 in Japan
#201 in Asia
#698 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Founded
1987

For Biology

#51 in Japan
#202 in Asia
#700 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Founded
1971

For Biology

#52 in Japan
#203 in Asia
#703 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#53 in Japan
#209 in Asia
#713 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
934
Male:Female
51:49
Founded
1974

For Biology

#54 in Japan
#210 in Asia
#721 in the World
Enrollment
782
Founded
1928

For Biology

#55 in Japan
#212 in Asia
#725 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

For Biology

#56 in Japan
#220 in Asia
#736 in the World
Founded
1881

For Biology

#57 in Japan
#221 in Asia
#737 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1925

For Biology

#58 in Japan
#223 in Asia
#744 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1975

For Biology

#59 in Japan
#234 in Asia
#767 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
20,356
Founded
1934

For Biology

#60 in Japan
#236 in Asia
#776 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Founded
1945

For Biology

#61 in Japan
#243 in Asia
#790 in the World
Founded
1972

For Biology

#62 in Japan
#246 in Asia
#797 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881

For Biology

#63 in Japan
#247 in Asia
#799 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1988

For Biology

#64 in Japan
#248 in Asia
#800 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Enrollment
3,065
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1964

For Biology

#65 in Japan
#253 in Asia
#809 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
10,090
Founded
1949

For Biology

#66 in Japan
#255 in Asia
#814 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
2,301
Male:Female
34:66
Founded
1884

For Biology

#67 in Japan
#259 in Asia
#821 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1949

For Biology

#68 in Japan
#264 in Asia
#839 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1891

For Biology

#69 in Japan
#272 in Asia
#860 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#70 in Japan
#275 in Asia
#875 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#71 in Japan
#278 in Asia
#882 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
5,157
Founded
1949

For Biology

#72 in Japan
#282 in Asia
#887 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,107
Founded
1974

For Biology

#73 in Japan
#283 in Asia
#890 in the World
Founded
1972

For Biology

#74 in Japan
#288 in Asia
#904 in the World
Founded
1916

For Biology

#75 in Japan
#294 in Asia
#912 in the World
Enrollment
4,820
Founded
1966

For Biology

#76 in Japan
#298 in Asia
#919 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,337
Founded
1941

For Biology

#77 in Japan
#309 in Asia
#941 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#78 in Japan
#323 in Asia
#970 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1952

For Biology

#79 in Japan
#328 in Asia
#986 in the World
Enrollment
3,835
Founded
1926

For Biology

#80 in Japan
#331 in Asia
#990 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Founded
1978

For Biology

#81 in Japan
#335 in Asia
#999 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Biology

#82 in Japan
#337 in Asia
#1002 in the World
Enrollment
1,195
Male:Female
53:47
Founded
1927

For Biology

#83 in Japan
#341 in Asia
#1014 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,367
Founded
1949

For Biology

#84 in Japan
#343 in Asia
#1021 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Founded
1932

For Biology

#85 in Japan
#345 in Asia
#1028 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
1928

For Biology

#86 in Japan
#346 in Asia
#1029 in the World
Founded
1971

For Biology

#87 in Japan
#347 in Asia
#1031 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2003

For Biology

#88 in Japan
#349 in Asia
#1035 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
913
Founded
1972

For Biology

#89 in Japan
#354 in Asia
#1048 in the World
Enrollment
1,239
Founded
1971

For Biology

#90 in Japan
#369 in Asia
#1084 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
1,640
Founded
1911

For Biology

#91 in Japan
#373 in Asia
#1090 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
5,781
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1949

For Biology

#92 in Japan
#389 in Asia
#1121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1945

For Biology

#93 in Japan
#393 in Asia
#1128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
9,031
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1949

For Biology

#94 in Japan
#398 in Asia
#1142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
8,249
Founded
1949

For Biology

#95 in Japan
#415 in Asia
#1177 in the World
Founded
1895

For Biology

#96 in Japan
#424 in Asia
#1198 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
1,700
Founded
1949

For Biology

#97 in Japan
#425 in Asia
#1199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,876
Founded
1907

For Biology

#98 in Japan
#426 in Asia
#1200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Founded
1975

For Biology

#99 in Japan
#429 in Asia
#1204 in the World
Enrollment
237
Male:Female
56:44

For Biology

#100 in Japan
#430 in Asia
#1207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,075
Founded
1874

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