Tokyo Metropolitan University

country rank  53
world rank  1877

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University Overview

Established in 2005, Tokyo Metropolitan University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Hachioji (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tokyo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution.

University Identity

Name
Name 首都大学東京
Acronym TMU
Founded 2005
Motto To pursue the vision of an ideal human society in a metropolis

University Location

Address
Hachioji (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Tokyo
Japan
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Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local
students
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International
students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Tokyo Metropolitan University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan


Year of first Accreditation

1992


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Instagram

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019