Universities in Tokyo, Japan
- Rankings & Reviews -

Tokyo
73 out of 85
  • Universities in Tokyo
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
27
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Tokyo
  • (21 institution and 6 subject rankings)
25
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Tokyo
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Tokyo
  • 25 Mar, 2021: THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education updated with University of Tokyo ranked highest among 43 listed universities in Tokyo.
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 32 universities from Tokyo appear in this ranking.
  • 17 Mar, 2021: Nature Index - Top 200 Institutions in Asia Pacific updated with University of Tokyo ranked highest among 4 listed universities in Tokyo.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Linguistics). Includes 65 universities from Tokyo.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Tokyo

Physics
#3 
University of Tokyo
Dentistry
#5 
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Geography
#13 
University of Tokyo
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#16 
University of Tokyo
English Language & Literature
#37 
University of Tokyo
Art & Design
#38 
University of Tokyo
Agriculture
#88 
University of Tokyo

Rankings of universities in Tokyo, Japan 2021

#1

University of Tokyo

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (1264 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #36 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #24 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #29 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Keio University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (288 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #191 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #8 
  • #248 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

Waseda University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (1225 reviews)
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  • #30 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #189 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #378 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (123 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #362 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #13 
  • #345 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Tokyo University of Science

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (72 reviews)
  • #51 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #31 
  • #751 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #36 
  • #451 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#6

Teikyo University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (36 reviews)
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  • #13 
  • #501 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #75 
  • #501 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #28 
  • #1044 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#7

Tokai University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (40 reviews)
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  • #41 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #39 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #47 
  • #471 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#8

Rikkyo University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (363 reviews)
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  • #27 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #42 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #150 
  • #587 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#9

Jikei University School of Medicine

Student satisfaction: 3.2 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
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  • #14 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #63 
  • #485 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #49 
  • #1360 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#10

Nippon Medical School

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  • #18 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #76 
  • #502 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #116 
  • #111 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#11

Juntendo University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (254 reviews)
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  • #21 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #21 
  • #405 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #38 
  • #1234 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#12

Tokyo Medical University

Student satisfaction: 3.1 / 5.0 (22 reviews)
  • #28 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #51 
  • #473 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #36 
  • #1187 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#13

Meiji University

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  • #77 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #45 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #117 
  • #546 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#14

Aoyama Gakuin University

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  • #89 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #43 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #142 
  • #577 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#15

Toho University

  • #40 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #71 
  • #495 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #1352 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#16

Ochanomizu University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (62 reviews)
  • #90 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #110 
  • #540 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #26 
  • #25 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#17

Shibaura Institute of Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (130 reviews)
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  • #110 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #146 
  • #584 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #31 
  • #30 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#18

Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (53 reviews)
  • #50 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #134 
  • #561 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #29 
  • #29 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#19

Tokyo University of Agriculture

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (92 reviews)
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  • #44 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #89 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #30 
  • #1117 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#20

Toyo University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (120 reviews)
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  • #54 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #157 
  • #596 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #78 
  • #77 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]

#21

Hosei University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (438 reviews)
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  • #43 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #156 
  • #596 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #65 
  • #65 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]

#22

Showa University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (34 reviews)
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  • #116 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #53 
  • #477 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #190 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#23

Kitasato University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (29 reviews)
  • #64 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #34 
  • #448 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #62 
  • #1459 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]


#24

Kogakuin University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (110 reviews)
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  • #67 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #159 
  • #601 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #123 
  • #121 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#25

Tokyo City University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (69 reviews)
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  • #46 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #161 
  • #609 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #139 
  • #131 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]

#26

Tokyo Denki University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (121 reviews)
  • #48 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #153 
  • #592 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #197 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]

#27

Nihon University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (435 reviews)
  • #48 
  • #471 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #37 
  • #1215 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #146 
  • #141 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]


#28

Gakushuin Women's College

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (64 reviews)
  • #163 
  • #612 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #47 
  • #47 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #42 
  • #856 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#29

Japan Women's University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (95 reviews)
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  • #139 
  • #571 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #143 
  • #141 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #149 
  • #2339 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#30

Hoshi University

Student satisfaction: 3.3 / 5.0 (17 reviews)
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  • #90 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #163 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #142 
  • #2121 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#31

Tokyo Women's Medical University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
  • #39 
  • #463 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #51 
  • #1381 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 19 October, 2020]
  • #94 
  • #1420 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]


#32

The Nippon Dental University

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  • #138 
  • #571 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #188 
  • #3120 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #136 
  • #2634 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 03 December, 2020]


#33

Meiji Gakuin University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
  • #104 
  • #101 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #111 
  • #1593 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #175 
  • #4343 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#34

St. Luke's International University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (29 reviews)
  • #61 
  • #60 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #214 
  • #3798 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #362 
  • #8482 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#35

Tokyo International University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (161 reviews)
  • #120 
  • #111 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #218 
  • #3879 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #198 
  • #4717 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#36

Musashi University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (37 reviews)
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  • #93 
  • #91 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #275 
  • #5751 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#37

Showa Women's University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (25 reviews)
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  • #109 
  • #101 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #298 
  • #6402 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#38

Tokyo Woman's Christian University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
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  • #140 
  • #131 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #252 
  • #5439 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#39

Senshu University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (31 reviews)
  • #186 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #172 
  • #4281 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#40

Seijo University

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (16 reviews)
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  • #185 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #243 
  • #5362 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#41

Komazawa University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (147 reviews)
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  • #169 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #247 
  • #5401 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#42

Takushoku University

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (68 reviews)
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  • #192 
  • #151 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #273 
  • #5706 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#43

Tama Art University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (45 reviews)
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  • #230 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #124 
  • #1972 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 15 June, 2020]
  • #277 
  • #5797 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#44

Daito Bunka University

Student satisfaction: 3.4 / 5.0 (25 reviews)
  • #245 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #228 
  • #5171 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#45

Nishogakusha University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
  • #212 
  • #201 
THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 25 March, 2021]
  • #432 
  • #11196 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#46

Tokyo Seiei College

  • #204 
  • #3485 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#47

Otsuma Women's University

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  • #205 
  • #3500 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #235 
  • #5271 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#48

United Nations University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (94 reviews)
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  • #48 
  • #1364 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#49

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

  • #139 
  • #3190 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#50

Rissho University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (129 reviews)
  • #190 
  • #4588 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#51

Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (77 reviews)
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  • #197 
  • #4706 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#52

Tokyo Polytechnic University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (22 reviews)
  • #199 
  • #4720 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#53

Kokushikan University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (61 reviews)
  • #215 
  • #4971 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#54

Nippon Sport Science University

  • #220 
  • #5071 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#55

Tokyo Keizai University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
  • #221 
  • #5072 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#56

Tokyo Kasei University

Student satisfaction: 2.6 / 5.0 (45 reviews)
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  • #253 
  • #5445 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#57

Kyoritsu Women's University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (14 reviews)
  • #259 
  • #5499 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#58

Taisho University

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (137 reviews)
  • #278 
  • #5801 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#59

Bunkyo Gakuin University

Student satisfaction: 3.0 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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  • #290 
  • #6111 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#60

Kokugakuin University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (84 reviews)
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  • #310 
  • #6772 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#61

Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (35 reviews)
  • #327 
  • #7275 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#62

Mejiro University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (110 reviews)
  • #338 
  • #7669 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#63

Bunka Gakuen University

  • #346 
  • #7886 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#64

Graduate School of Management, Globis University

  • #367 
  • #8642 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#65

GLOBIS University

  • #370 
  • #8743 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#66

Digital Hollywood University

Student satisfaction: 3.3 / 5.0 (23 reviews)
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  • #371 
  • #8840 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#67

Tokyo University of Social Welfare

Student satisfaction: 3.6 / 5.0 (23 reviews)
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  • #378 
  • #9153 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#68

Toyo Gakuen University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
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  • #395 
  • #9859 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#69

University of the Sacred Heart

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (20 reviews)
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  • #405 
  • #10147 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#70

Musashino Academia Musicae

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  • #429 
  • #11121 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

Tokyo Key Facts for International Students

Population: 8337000

Time: GMT +9

District/province: Tōkyō,

Living costs for students in Tokyo:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 98* (2% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 89* (11% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 103* (3% more expensive than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 408.55 ¥
  • Plug Type A
    • Residential voltage: 100 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz / 50 Hz
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 100 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz / 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Akira Yoshino (Asahi Kasei Corporation, 2019)
 
Yoshinori Ohsumi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2016)
 
Satoshi Ōmura (Kitasato University, 2015)
 
Masatoshi Koshiba (University of Tokyo, 2002)
 
Hideki Shirakawa (University of Tsukuba, 2000)
 
Sin-Itiro Tomonaga (Tokyo University of Education, 1965)
 

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Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per paper 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Asia:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Japan University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Resources 34%
Engagement 30% (teaching)
Environment 20% (diversity)
Outcomes 16% (employability)

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Global University Employability Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Employability (survey) 100%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World Reputation Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Research Reputation 66,6%
Teaching Reputation 33,3%

Criteria used in ranking -THE World's Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -Best universities in the Asia-Pacific region:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities:
Patent Volume 33%
Patent Citations 34%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11%

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Criteria used in ranking -Most Innovative Universities Asia Pacific:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited/Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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