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Top 10 Best Universities in Japan

The land of sakura is one of the most popular study destinations in Asia. Its unique natural and cultural beauty is the main attraction for international students. The quality of education and support for students also deserves thumbs up. Which universities are the best in Japan? see the list below …

1. University of Tokyo

University of Tokyo
University of Tokyo

The 117-year-old university is a top public research university in Japan, and is also the first member of the Seven National Universities. The university’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate programs in English, and several Masters programs in Economics, Environmental Science and Engineering are also delivered in English. Apart from its comprehensive facilities, the university also offers tuition assistance, various scholarships and career support for international students.

2. Tokyo Institute of Technology

Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo Institute of Technology

The Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) is a public university that is more than 130 years old. The university has 1,200 international students. This 3-campus university also offers one undergraduate program, and several master and doctoral programs in English. Apart from providing scholarships, the university also provides a comprehensive range of support services for students.

3. Kyoto University

Kyoto University
Kyoto University

Kyoto University is one of the Seven National Universities in Japan. The university offers undergraduate programs in English for the major in Civil Engineering. The Masters Program in Environmental Management and Social Informatics is also offered in English. The university also provides scholarships, career support and accommodation for international students.

4. Osaka University

Osaka University
Osaka University

Osaka University is also a member of the Seven National Universities in Japan. The university has five research institutes and renowned lecturers. Two undergraduate programs are delivered in English, and for the Masters level there are five courses offered in English. The campuses are located in Suita, Toyonaka, and Mino. The university also offers scholarships and tuition waivers for eligible international students.

5. Tohoku University

Tohoku University
Tohoku University

Tohoku University is also a public university that is a member of the Seven National Universities. The university offers three undergraduate programs and several postgraduate programs in English. Tohoku University has five campuses consisting of a museum, library, conference venue, performance stage, parks and a hospital.

6. Nagoya University

Nagoya University
Nagoya University

Nagoya University is a research-focused university. The University offers undergraduate programs in English for the following majors: Automotive Engineering, Chemistry and Social Sciences. Masters programs offered in English include Medicine, Physics, Mathematics and Japanese Cultural Studies in Asia. As well as comprehensive student support facilities and services, Nagoya University also offers research grants and scholarships.

7. Hokkaido University

Hokkaido University
Hokkaido University

Hokkaido University offers undergraduate programs in Modern Japanese Studies and several master and doctoral programs in English, especially for Engineering, Life Science and Agriculture majors. The university has a beautiful campus in Sapporo, and one campus near the sea in Hakodate. International students can apply for some of the scholarships provided by the university. The university also has its own forests, rice fields and research sites.

8. Kyushu University

Kyushu University
Kyushu University

Kyushu University is also a member of the Seven National Universities. The university is located in Fukuoka and offers undergraduate degree programs in English for Engineering, Biomaterials and Biolenvironment majors. The university also provides scholarships and a comprehensive range of support services for international students.

9. University of Tsukuba

University of Tsukuba
University of Tsukuba

This research university is one of the oldest in Japan. Its three faculties offer undergraduate programs in English. Several master and doctoral programs are also delivered in English. As with other universities, a comprehensive range of scholarships and support services are also available for international students.

10. Waseda University

Waseda University
Waseda University

Waseda University is the only private university in the top 10 in Japan. Its six faculties offer undergraduate and postgraduate programs in English. As with other universities, a comprehensive range of scholarships and support services are also available for international students.

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