In Numbers

(Data as of 2022)

At a Glance

Established in 1876
Students 18,094*
Faculty and Staff 3,917
Undergraduate Schools 12
Graduate Schools 21
Overseas and Liaison Offices 11
Alumni 237,532
Partner Institutions 732**

*Including 2,074 international students from 134 countries/regions

**Located in 71 countries/regions


Times Higher Education (THE) World University Impact Rankings 2022

10th in the world, 1st in Japan.

Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings 2022

119th in Asia.

QS World University Rankings 2023

141st in the world, 8th in Japan.

Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2022

201-300th in the world, 5-7th in Japan.

Nature Index Top Academic Institutions 2021

114th in the world, 7th in Japan.

Reuters Asia Pacific Most Innovative Universities 2019

28th in Asia-Pacific region.

Number of Students

Undergraduate Courses

School/Program Number of Students

Letters/Humanities and Human Sciences

Education 205
Law 682
Economics and Business 637
Science 1,006
Medicine 1,137
Dental Medicine 266
Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy 308
Engineering 2,190
Agriculture 668
Veterinary Medicine 212
Fisheries Sciences 661
Modern Japanese
Study Program
First-year Education Division 2,781
TOTAL 11,455

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Graduate Courses

School/Faculty Number of Students
Humanities and Human Sciences 402
Law 173
Information Science and Technology 545
Pharmaceutical Sciences  
Fisheries Sciences 298
Environmental Sciences 523
Environmental Earth Science 14
Science 430
Agriculture 511
Life Science 436
Advanced Life Science 2
Education 217
International Media, Communication, and Tourism Studies 190
Media and Communication 19
Health Sciences 178
Engineering 1,019
Chemical Sciences and Engineering 477
Economics and Business 147
Medicine 529
Dental Medicine 148
Veterinary Medicine 56
Biomedical Science and Engineering 40
Infectious Diseases 62
Global Food Resources 50
Public Policy 78
TOTAL 6,544

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Number of Staff

Organization Number of Staff
Governing Organization Staff 93
Educational Research Organization Staff 2,846
Administrative Staff 978
TOTAL 3,917

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Updated on   October 06, 2022