Tohoku University: Ranking & Review

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Sendai Rank Japan Rank World Rank
1 4 208
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate5%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment17,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$6,250$6,250
International students$6,250$6,250

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative names東北大学
MottoOpen-Door, Research First and Practice-Oriented Research and Education
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio2
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku
Sendai, Miyagi, 980-8577
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+81 (22) 217 4844
Fax+81 (22) 217 4846

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