18 Best universities for Finance in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Finance. A graph of 34.5K citations received by 3.34K academic papers made by 18 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.

1. University of Tokyo

For Finance

#19 in Asia
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

2. Hitotsubashi University

For Finance

#43 in Asia
#240 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,287
Male:Female
70:30
Founded
1875

3. Kobe University

For Finance

#54 in Asia
#319 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
15,986
Founded
1902

4. Kyoto University

For Finance

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

5. Keio University

For Finance

#86 in Asia
#485 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

6. Waseda University

For Finance

#98 in Asia
#560 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

7. Osaka University

For Finance

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

8. University of Tsukuba

For Finance

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

9. Tohoku University

For Finance

#145 in Asia
#716 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

10. Nagoya University

For Finance

#152 in Asia
#738 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
16,376
Founded
1939

11. Tokyo Institute of Technology

For Finance

#163 in Asia
#782 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

12. Chuo University

For Finance

#167 in Asia
#798 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1885

13. Kyushu University

For Finance

#182 in Asia
#828 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

14. National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

For Finance

#212 in Asia
#920 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
417
Founded
1997

15. International University of Japan

For Finance

#227 in Asia
#948 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
375
Founded
1982

16. Tokyo Metropolitan University

For Finance

#232 in Asia
#954 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,126
Founded
2005

17. Nihon University

For Finance

#238 in Asia
#973 in the World
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889

18. Kwansei Gakuin University

For Finance

#293 in Asia
#1079 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
15,500
Founded
1912

The best cities to study Finance in Japan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tokyo, Kunitachi, Kobe, and Kyoto.