21 Best universities for Economics in Tokyo

Below is the list of best universities in Tokyo ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 136K citations received by 9.59K academic papers made by 21 universities in Tokyo 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 Economics

#1 in Japan
#12 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

2. Keio University

For Economics

#3 in Japan
#46 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858

3. Waseda University

For Economics

#9 in Japan
#80 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

4. National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

For Economics

#11 in Japan
#103 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
417
Founded
1997

5. Tokyo Institute of Technology

For Economics

#12 in Japan
#120 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

6. Nihon University

For Economics

#21 in Japan
#276 in Asia
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889

7. Hosei University

For Economics

#24 in Japan
#332 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1880

8. Aoyama Gakuin University

For Economics

#26 in Japan
#334 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
19,776
Founded
1874

9. Rikkyo University

For Economics

#34 in Japan
#421 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
20,720
Founded
1922

10. Tokyo University of Science

For Economics

#35 in Japan
#422 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881

11. Meiji University

For Economics

#37 in Japan
#428 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
31,339
Founded
1881

12. Sophia University

For Economics

#38 in Japan
#457 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
13,280
Founded
1913

13. Tokai University

For Economics

#43 in Japan
#550 in Asia
Enrollment
28,535
Founded
1946

14. Gakushuin University

For Economics

#45 in Japan
#563 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,186
Founded
1877

15. Meiji Gakuin University

For Economics

#49 in Japan
#642 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
12,214
Founded
1877

16. Toyo University

For Economics

#56 in Japan
#708 in Asia
Enrollment
29,300
Male:Female
59:41
Founded
1887

17. Musashi University

For Economics

#60 in Japan
#752 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949

18. Tokyo Keizai University

For Economics

#69 in Japan
#846 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1899

19. Teikyo University

For Economics

#83 in Japan
#967 in Asia
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966

20. Daito Bunka University

For Economics

#87 in Japan
#1007 in Asia
Founded
1923

21. Ochanomizu University

For Economics

#89 in Japan
#1032 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,075
Founded
1874

Universities for Economics near Tokyo

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
15 International Christian University 29
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Mitaka
22 Hitotsubashi University 4
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Kunitachi
26 Yokohama National University 15
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Yokohama
30 Tokyo Metropolitan University 19
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Hachioji
34 Chuo University 18
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Hachioji
37 Chiba University 30
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Chiba
60 University of Tsukuba 6
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Tsukuba
169 International University of Japan 22
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Minamiuonuma
254 Nagoya University 14
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Nagoya
257 Nagoya City University 28
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Nagoya