Global

Global Exchange in Numbers

Global Exchange in Numbers

Data current as of May 1, 2019
(*Excluding data on coauthored papers)

  • International students from 78 countries and regions

    International students from 78 countries and regions

    Tokyo Tech enrolls students from as many as 78 countries and regions throughout the world. About 1,700 students from overseas study at Tokyo Tech each year, with the largest numbers of those students coming from Asia and Europe.

    Prospective International Students | Global

  • 2 out of 5 of doctoral students are international

    2 out of 5 of doctoral students are international

    Embracing diversity and collaboration, Tokyo Tech provides world-class education and research while continuously enhancing the campus environment for all its members. International students comprise a comparatively high percentage of those enrolled in Tokyo Tech graduate programs: 19% in master's programs and 39% in doctoral programs.

  • More than 50 international exchange programs

    More than 50 types of international exchange programs

    Tokyo Tech has more than 50 types of international exchange programs, including study tours, short- and long-term exchange programs, language study programs, and more. In addition, students have numerous opportunities to participate in international conferences, conduct research internships, and develop collaboration and leadership skills in an international context.

    Tokyo Tech Students Studying Abroad | Global

  • Partnerships with more than 100 universities and institutions

    Partnerships with more than 100 universities and institutions

    Tokyo Tech has institutional-level agreements with 110 universities and research institutions in 29 countries and regions, and school-level agreements with 157 universities and research institutions in 41 countries and regions.

    Collaborations with Other Universities | Global

  • Over one-third of research papers are internationally coauthored

    Over one-third of research papers are internationally coauthored

    Increasing internationalization in research calls for collaboration across borders. Tokyo Tech's active participation in global research has resulted in 4,283 internationally coauthored publications, over one-third (34.8%) of total papers published (Web of Science, 2012–2016).

  • Five overseas offices

    Five overseas offices

    Tokyo Tech has five overseas offices in Thailand, Germany, the Philippines, China, and Egypt. Of these, the two Tokyo Tech ANNEXes, in Thailand and Germany, identify potential seeds for international collaborative research and educational programs, and promote the Institute’s pioneering research and education.

    Tokyo Tech ANNEXes and Overseas Offices | Global