List of 84 best universities in Tokyo

We ranked 84 best universities in Tokyo based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 20.1M citations received by 780K publications made by 84 universities in Tokyo, measured the popularity of 3,030 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Tokyo
#1 in Japan
#1 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
28,171
Founded
1877
#2 in Tokyo
#5 in Japan
#16 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
33,500
Founded
1858
#3 in Tokyo
#10 in Japan
#29 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
10,357
Founded
1881
#4 in Tokyo
#11 in Japan
#32 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
50,221
Founded
1882
#5 in Tokyo
#14 in Japan
#57 in Asia
Enrollment
77,651
Male:Female
68:32
Founded
1889
#6 in Tokyo
#17 in Japan
#94 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1946
#7 in Tokyo
#23 in Japan
#105 in Asia
Enrollment
28,535
Founded
1946
#8 in Tokyo
#24 in Japan
#106 in Asia
Enrollment
3,802
Founded
1836
#9 in Tokyo
#29 in Japan
#140 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1881
#10 in Tokyo
#38 in Japan
#167 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
31,339
Founded
1881
#11 in Tokyo
#43 in Japan
#180 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
29%
Enrollment
8,576
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1962
#12 in Tokyo
#45 in Japan
#194 in Asia
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1966
#13 in Tokyo
#46 in Japan
#195 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1928
#14 in Tokyo
#50 in Japan
#218 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1925
#15 in Tokyo
#53 in Japan
#227 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
41%
Founded
1904
#16 in Tokyo
#57 in Japan
#238 in Asia
Founded
1881
#17 in Tokyo
#61 in Japan
#251 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
23%
Founded
1880
#18 in Tokyo
#63 in Japan
#262 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
19%
Enrollment
19,776
Founded
1874
#19 in Tokyo
#64 in Japan
#264 in Asia
Founded
1916
#20 in Tokyo
#65 in Japan
#265 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
21%
Enrollment
13,280
Founded
1913
#21 in Tokyo
#66 in Japan
#268 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
20,720
Founded
1922
#22 in Tokyo
#87 in Japan
#344 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,075
Founded
1874
#23 in Tokyo
#96 in Japan
#394 in Asia
Enrollment
29,300
Male:Female
59:41
Founded
1887
#24 in Tokyo
#97 in Japan
#397 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1891
#25 in Tokyo
#103 in Japan
#425 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
9,186
Founded
1877
#26 in Tokyo
#105 in Japan
#436 in Asia
Founded
1907
#27 in Tokyo
#107 in Japan
#445 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1949
#28 in Tokyo
#114 in Japan
#488 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Founded
1887
#29 in Tokyo
#117 in Japan
#500 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2003
#30 in Tokyo
#126 in Japan
#583 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
46%
Enrollment
6,572
Founded
1901
#31 in Tokyo
#139 in Japan
#672 in Asia
Enrollment
7,543
Founded
1929
#32 in Tokyo
#142 in Japan
#682 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
12,214
Founded
1877
#33 in Tokyo
#154 in Japan
#744 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
32%
Enrollment
2,000
Founded
1907
#34 in Tokyo
#163 in Japan
#801 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
417
Founded
1997
#35 in Tokyo
#164 in Japan
#802 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1924
#36 in Tokyo
#182 in Japan
#871 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1592
#37 in Tokyo
#189 in Japan
#921 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
3,217
Founded
1949
#38 in Tokyo
#193 in Japan
#946 in Asia
Founded
1966
#39 in Tokyo
#197 in Japan
#975 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
42%
Enrollment
13,646
Founded
1917
#40 in Tokyo
#200 in Japan
#991 in Asia
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1882
#41 in Tokyo
#201 in Japan
#999 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
1,640
Founded
1911
#42 in Tokyo
#205 in Japan
#1037 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1920
#43 in Tokyo
#208 in Japan
#1065 in Asia
Founded
1908
#44 in Tokyo
#209 in Japan
#1070 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922
#45 in Tokyo
#211 in Japan
#1091 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
48%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1918
#46 in Tokyo
#216 in Japan
#1103 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
31%
Enrollment
4,366
Male:Female
26:74
Founded
1935
#47 in Tokyo
#220 in Japan
#1117 in Asia
Enrollment
5,848
Founded
1891
#48 in Tokyo
#224 in Japan
#1158 in Asia
Founded
1923
#49 in Tokyo
#228 in Japan
#1176 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
37%
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1899
#50 in Tokyo
#238 in Japan
#1242 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
37%
Founded
1920
#51 in Tokyo
#245 in Japan
#1290 in Asia
Founded
1886
#52 in Tokyo
#260 in Japan
#1357 in Asia
Founded
1926
#53 in Tokyo
#261 in Japan
#1358 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1949
#54 in Tokyo
#270 in Japan
#1420 in Asia
Founded
1881
#55 in Tokyo
#271 in Japan
#1439 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1917
#56 in Tokyo
#289 in Japan
#1564 in Asia
Founded
1994
#57 in Tokyo
#337 in Japan
#1837 in Asia
Founded
1963
#58 in Tokyo
#350 in Japan
#1882 in Asia
Founded
1922
#59 in Tokyo
#359 in Japan
#1918 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
61%
Enrollment
1,906
Founded
1950
#60 in Tokyo
#377 in Japan
#2009 in Asia
Enrollment
4,000
Founded
1924
#61 in Tokyo
#381 in Japan
#2029 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
2,989
Male:Female
52:48
Founded
1877
#62 in Tokyo
#416 in Japan
#2254 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
2006
#63 in Tokyo
#435 in Japan
#2366 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
58%
Founded
1903
#64 in Tokyo
#448 in Japan
#2419 in Asia
Founded
1943
#65 in Tokyo
#474 in Japan
#2564 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
90%
Founded
2000
#66 in Tokyo
#493 in Japan
#2651 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1926
#67 in Tokyo
#498 in Japan
#2672 in Asia
Founded
2006
#68 in Tokyo
#511 in Japan
#2723 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
1,436
Founded
1899
#69 in Tokyo
#518 in Japan
#2758 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
1,698
Founded
1998
#70 in Tokyo
#545 in Japan
#2875 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1996
#71 in Tokyo
#560 in Japan
#2966 in Asia
Founded
2005
#72 in Tokyo
#562 in Japan
#2972 in Asia
#73 in Tokyo
#563 in Japan
#2976 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1964
#74 in Tokyo
#572 in Japan
#3016 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,251
Founded
1948
#76 in Tokyo
#577 in Japan
#3045 in Asia
Enrollment
1,495
Founded
2001
#77 in Tokyo
#584 in Japan
#3104 in Asia
Founded
1979
#78 in Tokyo
#590 in Japan
#3140 in Asia
Founded
1907
#79 in Tokyo
#591 in Japan
#3143 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1994
#80 in Tokyo
#626 in Japan
#3442 in Asia
Founded
1958
#81 in Tokyo
#629 in Japan
#3473 in Asia
Founded
1964
#82 in Tokyo
#657 in Japan
#3781 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
20%
Founded
1986
#83 in Tokyo
#698 in Japan
#4346 in Asia
Founded
2006

Universities near Tokyo

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
🏆
City
10 Toho Gakuen School of Music 593
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Chofu
10 Shirayuri College 608
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Chofu
11 Seikei University 129
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Musashino
12 Kyorin University 98
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Mitaka
13 Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University 213
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Musashino
14 University of Electro-Communications 55
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Chofu
14 Musashino University 179
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Nishitokyo
14 Asia University 578
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Musashino
14 Tokyo Union Theological Seminary 615
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Mitaka
14 Japan Lutheran College 639
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Mitaka