Tohoku University
Tohoku University

Continente: Asia

Country: Japan

Address: Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-8577, Japan

Web Site: www.tohoku.ac.jp



About Tohoku University:

Tohoku University, located in Sendai, Miyagi in the Tōhoku Region, Japan, is a Japanese national university. It was the third Imperial University in Japan and is one of the National Seven Universities. In 2016, Tohoku University had 10 faculties, 16 graduate schools and 6 research institutes. The university's three core values are "Research First," "Open-Doors," and "Practice-Oriented Research and Education." The origin of the university was Meirin-yokendo, which was founded as a medical school in Sendai in 1736. It was reorganized a few times. Later it became Sendai Medical College (Sendai igaku senmon gakkō); this was the forerunner of the medical department of the university. It is comprised of 10 faculties.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 70 51 52 64 87 81 81 102 101 125 135 139

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 204 197 177 213 193 180 215 225 261 227 261
Engineering - 9 11 15 21 21 20 26 30 45 59 68
Life Sciences - 129 119 128 158 145 132 148 152 171 199 201
Clinical Medicine - 182 189 216 206 213 191 221 214 231 240 257
Natural Sciences - 14 17 25 25 28 32 36 39 48 56 63
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 188 193 209 185 258 290 232 289
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 47 67 69 80 75 83 90 108 119
Chemistry - - - 11 20 25 28 31 32 43 51 59
Civil Engineering - - - 106 197 177 125 148 184 179 185 163
Computer Science - - - - 287 - - - - - 351-400 301-350
Electrical Engineering - - - 59 54 65 54 77 67 103 121 106
Environment / Ecology - - - - - 242 234 291 296 - - -
Geosciences - - - 81 82 107 90 98 92 133 130 127
Materials Science - - - 2 4 5 7 10 12 17 29 34
Mathematics - - - - 248 233 290 250 249 259 295 281
Mechanical Engineering - - - 27 28 46 22 63 41 71 129 126
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 115 125 135 161 183 222 235
Physics - - - 18 14 17 26 28 27 44 46 54
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 151 148 143 156 158 168 177 200