Established in the 10th year of the Meiji era.A university with the longest history in Japan and at the forefront of Japanese knowledge

The University of Tokyo was established in 1877 (Meiji 10) by integrating the Tokyo Kaisei School and the Tokyo Medical School.Since its establishment, it has developed education and research in a unique way in the world as a leading university in Japan and an academic center for the fusion of East and West cultures.As a result, we have produced many human resources in a wide range of fields and produced many research results.

List of faculties / departments
Faculty of Liberal ArtsCollege of Liberal Arts Capacity 65
Interdisciplinary Science Department Capacity 25 people
Department of Integrated Sciences Capacity 50 people
Faculty of LawCapacity total 400 people
Class 1 (Comprehensive Law Course)
Class 2 (Legal Profession Course)
Class 3 (Political Course)
Note) Capacity is the total number of faculties
Faculty of EconomicsDepartment of Economics Capacity 170
Department of Business Administration Capacity 100 people
Department of Finance Capacity 70 people
Department of literatureHumanities Department Capacity 350 people
Faculty of EducationDepartment of Comprehensive Education Science Capacity 95 people
Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil Engineering Capacity 40 people
Department of Architecture Capacity 60 people
Urban Engineering Department Capacity 50 people
Department of Mechanical Engineering Capacity 85 people
Department of Mechanical and Information Engineering Capacity 40 people
Department of Aerospace Engineering Capacity 52 people
Precision Engineering Department Capacity 45 people
Department of Electronic Information Engineering Capacity 40 people
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Capacity 75 people
Department of Applied Physics Capacity 50 people
Department of Counting Engineering Capacity 55 people
Material Engineering Department Capacity 75 people
Department of Applied Chemistry Capacity 55 people
Department of Chemical Systems Engineering Capacity 50 people
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology Capacity 50 people
System Creation Department Capacity 116 people
Faculty of ScienceMathematics Department Capacity 44 people
Department of Computer Science Capacity 24 people
Department of Physics Capacity 69 people
Astronomy Department Capacity 5 people
Department of Earth and Planetary Physics Capacity 32 people
Department of Environmental Science, Earth and Planets Capacity 19 people
Chemistry Department Capacity 44 people
Department of Biochemistry Capacity 15 people
Department of Biology Capacity 18 people
Department of Biological Information Science Capacity 10 people
Faculty of AgricultureApplied Life Science Course Capacity 152 people
Environmental Resources Science Course Capacity 108 people
Veterinary course capacity 30 people
PharmacyFaculty of Pharmacy Capacity 8 people
Department of Pharmacy Capacity 72 people
Faculty of medicineMedical department capacity 110 people
Department of Health Sciences Capacity 40 people

Contact information, address, etc.
Zip Code113-8654
Address7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
Department NameHeadquarters Entrance Examination Division
Phone Number03-5841-1222

Scholarship information
Scholarship nameSubjectof peopleSalary / loan
Undergraduate Student Scholarship
2 people[Benefit] 50 yen
Satsukikai Scholarship (for female students going to school outside of home)
A maximum of 15 students[Benefit] 5 yen / month Admission support fund 30 yen
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List of articles of the University of Tokyo

10 domestic universities sign agreement to promote open access papers

 On November 2022, 11, the librarians of 7 domestic universities, including Tohoku University and the University of Tokyo, and Springer Nature, an international academic publishing company, announced the opening of the O […]

Elucidation of the mechanism by which the muscle strength of Asian black bears does not decline during hibernation

 Associate Professor Mitsunori Miyazaki, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Associate Professor Rinto Shimotsuru, Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University, Kitaoka, Faculty of Human Sciences, Kanagawa University […]

Elucidation of the genetic basis of the onset age of atopic dermatitis in Japanese

 A research group led by RIKEN team leader Chikashi Terao (specially appointed professor at the University of Shizuoka) will launch in 2021 in collaboration with the University of Tokyo Graduate School […]

Yasuka Toda, Specially Appointed Lecturer at Meiji University, Wins the 4th Shining Female Researcher Award

 The winners of the 4th Shining Female Researcher Award were decided, and on November 2022, 11, an award ceremony was held at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo.Shining woman […]

The University of Tokyo to hire 300 female professors and associate professors to foster female leaders

 The University of Tokyo will launch a new initiative, “UTokyo Gender + Cooperative Reform #WeChange,” to develop female leaders.Faculty and staff, academic […]

List of articles of the University of Tokyo