100 Best Materials Science schools in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Materials Science. A graph of 7.06M citations received by 407K academic papers made by 226 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 Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

#2 in Japan
#3 in Asia
#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

For Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

#4 in Japan
#10 in Asia
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

For Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

#6 in Japan
#24 in Asia
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

For Materials Science

#7 in Japan
#34 in Asia
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
16,376
Founded
1939

For Materials Science

#8 in Japan
#41 in Asia
#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
18,628
Founded
1918

For Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

#10 in Japan
#80 in Asia
#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,226
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#11 in Japan
#89 in Asia
#202 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881

For Materials Science

#12 in Japan
#90 in Asia
#209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

For Materials Science

#13 in Japan
#91 in Asia
#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

For Materials Science

#14 in Japan
#106 in Asia
#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
5,776
Founded
1905

For Materials Science

#15 in Japan
#114 in Asia
#276 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
8,051
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#16 in Japan
#115 in Asia
#278 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1976

For Materials Science

#17 in Japan
#119 in Asia
#293 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#18 in Japan
#125 in Asia
#308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#19 in Japan
#134 in Asia
#325 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,126
Founded
2005

For Materials Science

#20 in Japan
#135 in Asia
#327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
15,986
Founded
1902

For Materials Science

#21 in Japan
#141 in Asia
#341 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
13,054
Founded
1922

For Materials Science

#22 in Japan
#143 in Asia
#344 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
10,090
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#23 in Japan
#145 in Asia
#347 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#24 in Japan
#147 in Asia
#360 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1976

For Materials Science

#25 in Japan
#154 in Asia
#378 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#26 in Japan
#158 in Asia
#390 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
13,983
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#27 in Japan
#163 in Asia
#408 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#28 in Japan
#166 in Asia
#418 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,876
Founded
1907

For Materials Science

#29 in Japan
#173 in Asia
#434 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
5,329
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#30 in Japan
#175 in Asia
#439 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1946

For Materials Science

#31 in Japan
#180 in Asia
#458 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
7,629
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#32 in Japan
#184 in Asia
#464 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1981

For Materials Science

#33 in Japan
#199 in Asia
#513 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,289
Founded
1922

For Materials Science

#34 in Japan
#200 in Asia
#514 in the World
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889

For Materials Science

#35 in Japan
#206 in Asia
#520 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

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

For Materials Science

#38 in Japan
#220 in Asia
#560 in the World
Enrollment
891
Male:Female
83:17
Founded
1990

For Materials Science

#39 in Japan
#221 in Asia
#561 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
8,455
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#40 in Japan
#229 in Asia
#582 in the World
Enrollment
28,535
Founded
1946

For Materials Science

#41 in Japan
#240 in Asia
#609 in the World
Enrollment
3,835
Founded
1926

For Materials Science

#42 in Japan
#247 in Asia
#623 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#43 in Japan
#248 in Asia
#625 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
7,323
Male:Female
65:35
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#44 in Japan
#251 in Asia
#633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#45 in Japan
#258 in Asia
#662 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Founded
1899

For Materials Science

#46 in Japan
#259 in Asia
#667 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
30,178
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1922

For Materials Science

#47 in Japan
#261 in Asia
#675 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
9,031
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#48 in Japan
#265 in Asia
#682 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
6,695
Founded
2004

For Materials Science

#49 in Japan
#270 in Asia
#690 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
8,249
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#50 in Japan
#273 in Asia
#693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
9,150
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#51 in Japan
#274 in Asia
#696 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1975

For Materials Science

#52 in Japan
#275 in Asia
#697 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1928

For Materials Science

#53 in Japan
#278 in Asia
#701 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,367
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#54 in Japan
#279 in Asia
#702 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,145
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#55 in Japan
#282 in Asia
#706 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,267
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#56 in Japan
#289 in Asia
#717 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
10,661
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#57 in Japan
#290 in Asia
#719 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#58 in Japan
#291 in Asia
#720 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,642
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1920

For Materials Science

#59 in Japan
#293 in Asia
#727 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
13,280
Founded
1913

For Materials Science

#60 in Japan
#302 in Asia
#749 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Founded
1938

For Materials Science

#61 in Japan
#303 in Asia
#752 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1991

For Materials Science

#62 in Japan
#314 in Asia
#779 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Founded
1965

For Materials Science

#63 in Japan
#334 in Asia
#830 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
5,157
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#64 in Japan
#344 in Asia
#851 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
5,167
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#65 in Japan
#371 in Asia
#915 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
19,776
Founded
1874

For Materials Science

#66 in Japan
#378 in Asia
#929 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
6,195
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#67 in Japan
#382 in Asia
#938 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1959

For Materials Science

#68 in Japan
#384 in Asia
#940 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#69 in Japan
#398 in Asia
#964 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#70 in Japan
#407 in Asia
#986 in the World
Enrollment
9,853
Founded
1942

For Materials Science

#71 in Japan
#424 in Asia
#1012 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#72 in Japan
#438 in Asia
#1046 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1639

For Materials Science

#73 in Japan
#443 in Asia
#1059 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
18,693
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#74 in Japan
#449 in Asia
#1072 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#75 in Japan
#453 in Asia
#1080 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
31,339
Founded
1881

For Materials Science

#76 in Japan
#460 in Asia
#1090 in the World
Founded
1922

For Materials Science

#77 in Japan
#475 in Asia
#1115 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1887

For Materials Science

#78 in Japan
#505 in Asia
#1171 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
5,781
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#79 in Japan
#506 in Asia
#1172 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
2,019
Founded
1960

For Materials Science

#80 in Japan
#515 in Asia
#1189 in the World
Enrollment
237
Male:Female
56:44

For Materials Science

#81 in Japan
#517 in Asia
#1194 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#82 in Japan
#520 in Asia
#1201 in the World
Enrollment
29,300
Male:Female
59:41
Founded
1887

For Materials Science

#83 in Japan
#532 in Asia
#1225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1988

For Materials Science

#84 in Japan
#534 in Asia
#1228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1885

For Materials Science

#85 in Japan
#539 in Asia
#1242 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
20,356
Founded
1934

For Materials Science

#86 in Japan
#543 in Asia
#1252 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
15,500
Founded
1912

For Materials Science

#87 in Japan
#544 in Asia
#1253 in the World
Founded
1907

For Materials Science

#88 in Japan
#571 in Asia
#1310 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,837
Founded
1999

For Materials Science

#89 in Japan
#596 in Asia
#1364 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1928

For Materials Science

#90 in Japan
#599 in Asia
#1368 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
2,074
Founded
1997

For Materials Science

#91 in Japan
#603 in Asia
#1373 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1880

For Materials Science

#92 in Japan
#618 in Asia
#1396 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,539
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#93 in Japan
#624 in Asia
#1416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#94 in Japan
#647 in Asia
#1452 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#95 in Japan
#657 in Asia
#1463 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1950

For Materials Science

#96 in Japan
#662 in Asia
#1474 in the World
Enrollment
7,543
Founded
1929

For Materials Science

#97 in Japan
#664 in Asia
#1477 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#98 in Japan
#665 in Asia
#1478 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

For Materials Science

#99 in Japan
#674 in Asia
#1492 in the World
Acceptance Rate
54%
Enrollment
2,486
Male:Female
75:25
Founded
1972

For Materials Science

#100 in Japan
#680 in Asia
#1507 in the World
Enrollment
6,050
Founded
1962

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