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Tokyo Institute of Technology

東京工業大学, トウキョウコウギョウダイガク
Representive : President, MISHIMA Yoshinao
Establishment year: 1881
Address: Ookayama Campus 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8550 Japan Suzukakedai Campus 4259 Nagatsuta-cho, Midori-ku, Yokohama 226-8503 Japan Tamachi Campus 3-3-6 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0023 Japan
Telephone number: +81-3-3726-1111
FAX number: +81-3-5734-3661
Organization/Research department name (29):
  • 1. School of Science
  • 2. School of Engineering
  • 3. School of Bioscience and Biotechnology
  • 4. Graduate School of Science and Engineering
  • 5. Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology
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Subordinate facility name  (4):
  • Resources Recycling Process Laboratory attached to Chemical Resources Laboratory
  • Microsystem Research Center attached to Precision and Intelligence Laboratory
  • Secure Materials Center attached to Materials and Structures Laboratory
  • Imaging Science and Engineering Laboratory attached to Graduate School of Science and Engineering
History (43):
  • 1881/05/26
    Tokyo Vocational School was founded.
  • 1890/03/24
    Tokyo Vocational School was renamed Tokyo Technical School.
  • 1901/05/10
    Tokyo Technical School was renamed Tokyo Higher Technical School.
  • 1929/04/01
    Tokyo Technical School was promoted to Tokyo Institute of Technology.
  • 1949/05/31
    The enactment of the National School Establishment Law promoted the reorganization of Tokyo Institute of Technology so as to comply with the nation's education system reform, extending its three-year courses into four years and establishing the School of Engineering within the university.
Purpose of establishment:
Under the goal to train capable members of the community of good will who will be able to play a key role as industrial engineers, industrial managers, researchers of physics or engineering and educators in the future, this University aims at contributing to the development of culture and human welfare by providing general education and specialized knowledge necessary to achieve that goal, making researches
of and going deep into theories and their applications about physics or engineering, and improving the level of science and technology.
Business overview:
Tokyo Institute of Technology consists of 3 Schools, School of Science, School of Engineering, and School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, 6 Graduate Schools, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Decision Science and Technology, and Graduate School of Innovation Manegement.
In addition to these, it has 4 Laboratories attached to the University, Chemical Resources Laboratory, Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Materials and Structures Laboratory, and Research Laboratory for Nuclear Reactors. Also, it has 12 Joint-Use Facilities on campus to conduct wide range of education and research activities. It fosters
world-class graduates, develops new frontiers of world-class knowledge, and benefit society through transfer of knowledge.
Research field (5): Social Science ,  Mathematics and Physics System Science ,  Chemistry ,  Engineering ,  Biology
  • 2009: \ 47,983 (Million)
  • 2007: \ 45,944 (Million)
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