15 Best universities for Product / Industrial Design in Japan

Below is the list of best universities in Japan ranked based on their research performance in Product and Industrial Design. A graph of 31.5K citations received by 2.11K academic papers made by 15 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Product and Industrial Design

    University of Tokyo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    28,253
    Founded
    1877
  2. For Product and Industrial Design

    Osaka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    23,316
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1931
  3. For Product and Industrial Design

    Tokyo Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    10,357
    Founded
    1881
  4. For Product and Industrial Design

    Kyoto University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    22,629
    Male:Female
    76:24
    Founded
    1897
  5. For Product and Industrial Design

    Kobe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,226
    Founded
    1902
  6. For Product and Industrial Design

    Hiroshima University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,226
    Founded
    1949
  7. For Product and Industrial Design

    Waseda University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    50,221
    Founded
    1882
  8. For Product and Industrial Design

    Tohoku University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    41%
    Enrollment
    17,831
    Founded
    1907
  9. For Product and Industrial Design

    Keio University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,500
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1858
  10. For Product and Industrial Design

    Hitotsubashi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,200
    Male:Female
    70:30
    Founded
    1875
  11. For Product and Industrial Design

    Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    891
    Male:Female
    83:17
    Founded
    1990
  12. For Product and Industrial Design

    Tokyo Metropolitan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    10,313
    Founded
    2005
  13. For Product and Industrial Design

    Yokohama National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Founded
    1949
  14. For Product and Industrial Design

    University of Electro-Communications logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Enrollment
    5,329
    Founded
    1949
  15. For Product and Industrial Design

    Kyushu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    15,959
    Founded
    1911

The best cities to study Product and Industrial Design in Japan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Tokyo, Suita, Kyoto, and Kobe.