10 Best universities for Aviation in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Aviation. A graph of 5.62K citations received by 601 academic papers made by 10 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 Aviation

#6 in Asia
#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877

2. Tohoku University

For Aviation

#11 in Asia
#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
17,831
Founded
1907

3. Kobe University

For Aviation

#27 in Asia
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
15,986
Founded
1902

4. Nagoya University

For Aviation

#28 in Asia
#195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
41%
Enrollment
16,376
Founded
1939

5. Tokyo Institute of Technology

For Aviation

#30 in Asia
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881

6. Kyushu University

For Aviation

#45 in Asia
#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
15,959
Founded
1911

7. University of Tsukuba

For Aviation

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

8. Kyoto University

For Aviation

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

9. Waseda University

For Aviation

#74 in Asia
#409 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882

10. University of Electro-Communications

For Aviation

#85 in Asia
#454 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
5,329
Founded
1949

The best cities to study Aviation in Japan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tokyo, Sendai, Kobe, and Nagoya.