Tokyo Metropolitan University

Quick Facts
  • Faculty
  • Level
  • UG/PG
  • Agreement Type
  • Overseas
  • Subject Area
  • All fields
  • Partner's Min GPA
  • None
  • Country
  • Japan


Partner may have none or limited courses in English for exchange students.
Please check the language of instruction for the courses within the agreement that you wish to be​ placed.​
Please make sure to check partner's website for the up-to-date information on language and entry requirements.

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‣ About

About Tokyo Metropolitan University

TMU is a public university based in Tokyo. The university has different campuses, all located in Tokyo Prefecture. Main campus is 30 minutes away from the central Tokyo. University currently has approximately 9000 students, most of the students are undergraduate level, while approximately 2000 of them are graduate students. Being a research oriented university, Tokyo Metropolitan University received the highest score of 100.0 citations in 2013-2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. TMU has four faculties, 28 divisions, 6 graduate schools, 30 departments.


Tokyo is world's one of the most important metropolitan areas with high population, also a center for Japanese culture, finance and economics. Tokyo is a city where traditional and modern meets. The city also contains a large number of world-class universities and institutions of higher education, also the highest concentration of universities in Japan.

‣ Language Certificate

If student will take courses in English, no certificate needed. If students will take Japanese courses, Japanese Language Test N1 is expected

‣ Notes

1- English-taught classes are offered mainly at Minami-Osawa Campus, one of our 3 main campuses. It is strongly recommended that students who havea Japanese Language Proficiency Level equivalent to JLPT N1 or higher to attend regular courses for degree-seeking students. 2- Under the Immigration Control Law, students studying on a “Student” visa must be enrolled full time and required to have 10 or more hours of in-class study or academic work per week. 3- Please refer to the course list and Syllabus of “SATOMU Program” ::::> 4- All exchange students are required to live in our guaranteed accommodation. Room will be assigned to respective students upon acceptance. 5- CHECK THE FACT SHEET for other details through

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