100 Best universities for Computer Science in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Computer Science. A graph of 3.7M citations received by 209K academic papers made by 254 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 Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#4 in Japan
#42 in Asia
#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#6 in Japan
#47 in Asia
#225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#10 in Japan
#59 in Asia
#285 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

For Computer Science

#11 in Japan
#77 in Asia
#369 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
18,628
Founded
1918

For Computer Science

#12 in Japan
#82 in Asia
#411 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Founded
1991

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#14 in Japan
#102 in Asia
#500 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,126
Founded
2005

For Computer Science

#15 in Japan
#110 in Asia
#524 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
5,329
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#16 in Japan
#117 in Asia
#550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,876
Founded
1907

For Computer Science

#17 in Japan
#119 in Asia
#556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,226
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#18 in Japan
#124 in Asia
#572 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
13,983
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#19 in Japan
#127 in Asia
#580 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Founded
1899

For Computer Science

#20 in Japan
#128 in Asia
#581 in the World
Enrollment
891
Male:Female
83:17
Founded
1990

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#22 in Japan
#154 in Asia
#666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
5,776
Founded
1905

For Computer Science

#23 in Japan
#162 in Asia
#697 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
8,051
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#24 in Japan
#164 in Asia
#700 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#25 in Japan
#181 in Asia
#757 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1946

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#27 in Japan
#197 in Asia
#805 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1993

For Computer Science

#28 in Japan
#205 in Asia
#827 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
12,289
Founded
1922

For Computer Science

#29 in Japan
#229 in Asia
#884 in the World
Founded
1907

For Computer Science

#30 in Japan
#234 in Asia
#897 in the World
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889

For Computer Science

#31 in Japan
#237 in Asia
#903 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#32 in Japan
#242 in Asia
#916 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1976

For Computer Science

#33 in Japan
#247 in Asia
#926 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
7,629
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#34 in Japan
#251 in Asia
#934 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1880

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#36 in Japan
#254 in Asia
#937 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#37 in Japan
#255 in Asia
#940 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
10,090
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

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

For Computer Science

#39 in Japan
#264 in Asia
#964 in the World
Enrollment
3,802
Founded
1836

For Computer Science

#40 in Japan
#271 in Asia
#978 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1988

For Computer Science

#41 in Japan
#280 in Asia
#1002 in the World
Enrollment
28,535
Founded
1946

For Computer Science

#42 in Japan
#283 in Asia
#1007 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
2,114
Founded
1994

For Computer Science

#43 in Japan
#292 in Asia
#1029 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#44 in Japan
#297 in Asia
#1044 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881

For Computer Science

#45 in Japan
#301 in Asia
#1051 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
9,031
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#46 in Japan
#304 in Asia
#1054 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
8,455
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#47 in Japan
#321 in Asia
#1089 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#48 in Japan
#330 in Asia
#1122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#49 in Japan
#334 in Asia
#1138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
31,339
Founded
1881

For Computer Science

#50 in Japan
#335 in Asia
#1140 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,642
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1920

For Computer Science

#51 in Japan
#353 in Asia
#1170 in the World
Enrollment
4,460
Founded
1963

For Computer Science

#52 in Japan
#354 in Asia
#1171 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#53 in Japan
#358 in Asia
#1180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
30,178
Male:Female
60:40
Founded
1922

For Computer Science

#54 in Japan
#360 in Asia
#1187 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
8,249
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#55 in Japan
#364 in Asia
#1195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,539
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#56 in Japan
#370 in Asia
#1206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#57 in Japan
#371 in Asia
#1210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1975

For Computer Science

#58 in Japan
#373 in Asia
#1213 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1928

For Computer Science

#59 in Japan
#384 in Asia
#1231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1885

For Computer Science

#60 in Japan
#385 in Asia
#1233 in the World
Enrollment
237
Male:Female
56:44

For Computer Science

#61 in Japan
#393 in Asia
#1245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
9,150
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#62 in Japan
#397 in Asia
#1252 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1998

For Computer Science

#63 in Japan
#403 in Asia
#1261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
6,195
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#64 in Japan
#404 in Asia
#1265 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,145
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#65 in Japan
#442 in Asia
#1348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1928

For Computer Science

#66 in Japan
#445 in Asia
#1352 in the World
Acceptance Rate
44%
Enrollment
10,661
Male:Female
62:38
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#67 in Japan
#447 in Asia
#1356 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,267
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#68 in Japan
#448 in Asia
#1359 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#69 in Japan
#453 in Asia
#1364 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#70 in Japan
#454 in Asia
#1365 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
19,776
Founded
1874

For Computer Science

#71 in Japan
#458 in Asia
#1373 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1976

For Computer Science

#72 in Japan
#463 in Asia
#1385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Founded
1928

For Computer Science

#73 in Japan
#478 in Asia
#1425 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#74 in Japan
#484 in Asia
#1433 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1872

For Computer Science

#75 in Japan
#490 in Asia
#1441 in the World
Enrollment
3,835
Founded
1926

For Computer Science

#76 in Japan
#495 in Asia
#1452 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#77 in Japan
#501 in Asia
#1463 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
5,167
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#78 in Japan
#505 in Asia
#1468 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,075
Founded
1874

For Computer Science

#79 in Japan
#507 in Asia
#1472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Founded
1971

For Computer Science

#80 in Japan
#523 in Asia
#1506 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,287
Male:Female
70:30
Founded
1875

For Computer Science

#81 in Japan
#524 in Asia
#1507 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
15,500
Founded
1912

For Computer Science

#82 in Japan
#526 in Asia
#1509 in the World
Acceptance Rate
34%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#83 in Japan
#532 in Asia
#1523 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1925

For Computer Science

#84 in Japan
#542 in Asia
#1547 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Founded
1950

For Computer Science

#85 in Japan
#545 in Asia
#1559 in the World
Enrollment
9,853
Founded
1942

For Computer Science

#86 in Japan
#552 in Asia
#1573 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#87 in Japan
#553 in Asia
#1574 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
20,356
Founded
1934

For Computer Science

#88 in Japan
#560 in Asia
#1592 in the World
Founded
1929

For Computer Science

#89 in Japan
#562 in Asia
#1595 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
5,243
Male:Female
88:12
Founded
1975

For Computer Science

#90 in Japan
#563 in Asia
#1598 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2000

For Computer Science

#91 in Japan
#565 in Asia
#1610 in the World
Founded
1881

For Computer Science

#92 in Japan
#571 in Asia
#1619 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
13,280
Founded
1913

For Computer Science

#93 in Japan
#573 in Asia
#1622 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Enrollment
2,074
Founded
1997

For Computer Science

#94 in Japan
#576 in Asia
#1633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1949

For Computer Science

#95 in Japan
#578 in Asia
#1635 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Founded
1986

For Computer Science

#96 in Japan
#592 in Asia
#1658 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1981

For Computer Science

#97 in Japan
#595 in Asia
#1663 in the World
Enrollment
5,403
Founded
1961

For Computer Science

#98 in Japan
#600 in Asia
#1669 in the World
Founded
1928

For Computer Science

#99 in Japan
#614 in Asia
#1693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
8,576
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1962

For Computer Science

#100 in Japan
#627 in Asia
#1716 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Founded
1904

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