#71 Overall Influence

University of Tokyo

National research university in Tokyo, Japan

From Wikipedia

The University of Tokyo, abbreviated as Todai or UTokyo, is a public research university located in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan. Established in 1877, the university is the first imperial university and currently selected as a Top Type university of Top Global University Project by the Japanese government.

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What is University of Tokyo known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#48 World Rank
Biology
#47 World Rank
Mathematics
#24 World Rank
Physics
#31 World Rank
Engineering
#37 World Rank
Chemistry
#72 World Rank
Literature
#108 World Rank
Medical
#73 World Rank
Computer Science
#97 World Rank
Business
#88 World Rank
Political Science
#104 World Rank
Education
#88 World Rank
Economics
#185 World Rank
Philosophy
#160 World Rank
Law
#148 World Rank
History
#96 World Rank
Religious Studies
#47 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#209 World Rank
Communications
#277 World Rank
Psychology
#207 World Rank
Sociology
#182 World Rank
Anthropology
#271 World Rank
Nursing
#587 World Rank
Social Work
#920 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are University of Tokyo's Most influential alumni?

University of Tokyo 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Engineering, and Chemistry

Sunao Tawara

Sunao Tawara

Japanese pathologist

Kyusaku Ogino

Kyusaku Ogino

Japanese doctor specializing in obstetrics and gynecology

Koichi Hamada

Tuntex Professor Emeritus of Economics at Yale University

Kenji Fukaya

Kenji Fukaya

Japanese mathematician

Masahito, Prince Hitachi

Masahito, Prince Hitachi

Japanese prince

Masaaki Shirakawa

Japanese banker

Sadako Ogata

Sadako Ogata

Japanese diplomat

Shūmei Ōkawa

Shūmei Ōkawa

Japanese nationalist intellectual

Masatsugu Asakawa

Japanese ministerial adviser

Takao Doi

Takao Doi

Japanese astronaut

Yasutaka Ihara

Japanese mathematician

Namihei Odaira

Namihei Odaira

Japanese businessman