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Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo

In the University of Tokyo's Graduate School of Science (GSS), graduate education is closely linked to research. Through the graduate school curricula, students learn how to carry out research effectively from faculty members who are active at the frontlines of research, thus enabling students to conduct advanced and creative research themselves. The overall goal of graduate education at the GSS is to develop and enhance the capabilities of researchers and educators possessing originality and ingenuity to conduct pioneering research at the frontlines of various scientific fields, act as core members of international and interdisciplinary research projects, and through their research and other activities, meet the needs of the industrial community and society at large.

Location 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate School Started 1877
No. of Students 1,333 (as of May 1, 2016)
No. of International Students Undisclosed
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 395
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List of Programs - Global Science Graduate Course (GSGC), Doctoral Program
- Global Science Graduate Course (GSGC), Master's Program

As of January 18, 2017


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