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 21.8M citations received by 899K publications made by 84 universities in Tokyo, measured the popularity of 2,528 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Tokyo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    28,253
    Founded
    1877
  2. Keio University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    33,500
    Male:Female
    67:33
    Founded
    1858
  3. Tokyo Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    10,357
    Founded
    1881
  4. Waseda University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    50,221
    Founded
    1882
  5. Nihon University logo
    Enrollment
    77,651
    Male:Female
    68:32
    Founded
    1889
  6. Tokyo Medical and Dental University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1946
  7. Tokai University logo
    Enrollment
    28,535
    Founded
    1946
  8. Juntendo University logo
    Enrollment
    3,802
    Founded
    1836
  9. Tokyo University of Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1881
  10. Meiji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    31,339
    Founded
    1881
  11. Showa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Founded
    1928
  12. Teikyo University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1966
  13. Kitasato University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    29%
    Enrollment
    8,576
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    1962
  14. Toho University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1925
  15. Jikei University School of Medicine logo
    Founded
    1881
  16. Nippon Medical School logo
    Founded
    1904
  17. Hosei University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Founded
    1880
  18. Tokyo Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1916
  19. Sophia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    21%
    Enrollment
    12,306
    Male:Female
    45:55
    Founded
    1913
  20. Aoyama Gakuin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    19,776
    Founded
    1874
  21. Rikkyo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1922
  22. Ochanomizu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    2,075
    Founded
    1874
  23. Toyo University logo
    Enrollment
    29,300
    Male:Female
    59:41
    Founded
    1887
  24. Tokyo Women's Medical University logo
    Enrollment
    1,436
    Founded
    1899
  25. Tokyo University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1891
  26. Gakushuin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    9,186
    Founded
    1877
  27. Tokyo Denki University logo
    Founded
    1907
  28. Shibaura Institute of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1949
  29. Kogakuin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Founded
    1887
  30. Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2003
  31. Japan Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    6,572
    Founded
    1901
  32. Tokyo City University logo
    Enrollment
    7,543
    Founded
    1929
  33. Meiji Gakuin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    12,214
    Founded
    1877
  34. Nippon Dental University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    32%
    Enrollment
    2,000
    Founded
    1907
  35. Komazawa University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1592
  36. Rissho University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1924
  37. Tokyo University of the Arts logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    3,217
    Founded
    1949
  38. Kokushikan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Enrollment
    13,646
    Founded
    1917
  39. Tokyo Polytechnic University logo
    Founded
    1966
  40. Showa Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1920
  41. Kokugakuin University logo
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1882
  42. Takushoku University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  43. Hoshi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    1,640
    Founded
    1911
  44. Otsuma Women's University logo
    Founded
    1908
  45. Tokyo Woman's Christian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    48%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1918
  46. Nippon Sport Science University logo
    Enrollment
    5,848
    Founded
    1891
  47. Tama Art University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    31%
    Enrollment
    4,366
    Male:Female
    26:74
    Founded
    1935
  48. National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    417
    Founded
    1997
  49. Daito Bunka University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    16,142
    Male:Female
    20:80
    Founded
    1923
  50. Tokyo Keizai University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1899
  51. St. Luke's International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    37%
    Founded
    1920
  52. Kyoritsu Women's University logo
    Founded
    1886
  53. Tokyo Kasei University logo
    Founded
    1881
  54. Musashi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1949
  55. Founded
    1926
  56. Seijo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    1917
  57. Founded
    1994
  58. University of the Sacred Heart - Tokyo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,251
    Founded
    1948
  59. Tokyo Kasei-Gakuin University logo
    Founded
    1963
  60. Seisen University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    61%
    Enrollment
    1,906
    Founded
    1950
  61. Bunkyo Gakuin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,000
    Founded
    1924
  62. Nishogakusha University logo
    Enrollment
    2,989
    Male:Female
    52:48
    Founded
    1877
  63. Gakushuin Women's College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    47%
    Enrollment
    1,698
    Founded
    1998
  64. Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Founded
    2006
  65. Bunka Gakuen University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1964
  66. Takachiho University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1903
  67. Tokyo Health Care University logo
    Founded
    1996
  68. Founded
    1943
  69. Tokyo College of Music logo
    Founded
    1907
  70. Digital Hollywood University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,132
    Founded
    1994
  71. Tokyo University of Social Welfare logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Founded
    2000
  72. Toyo Gakuen University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    83%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1926
  73. Tokyo Future University logo
    Founded
    2006
  74. Japanese Red Cross College of Nursing logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Founded
    1986
  75. Tokyo Seiei College logo
    Founded
    2005
  76. Ueno Gakuen University logo
    Founded
    1958
  77. Kaetsu University logo
    Enrollment
    1,495
    Founded
    2001
  78. LEC Tokyo Legal Mind University logo
    Founded
    1979
  79. Sugino Fashion College logo
    Founded
    1964
  80. Bunka Fashion Graduate University logo
    Founded
    2006

Universities near Tokyo

Distance, km
📏
km
University
Country rank
🏆
City
10Shirayuri College415
Japan Flag
Chofu
10Toho Gakuen School of Music544
Japan Flag
Chofu
11Seikei University130
Japan Flag
Musashino
11Showa University of Music428
Japan Flag
Kawasaki
12Kyorin University95
Japan Flag
Mitaka
13Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University218
Japan Flag
Musashino
14University of Electro-Communications59
Japan Flag
Chofu
14Musashino University192
Japan Flag
Nishitokyo
14Asia University266
Japan Flag
Musashino
14Japan Lutheran College655
Japan Flag
Mitaka