Housing Information

Komaba Faculty House

Komaba Faculty HouseKomaba Faculty House was established in 2004 for international academic exchange. The House has a restaurant and seminar room besides accommodation facilities for foreign researchers. This restaurant is open to the public as well.

» Komaba Faculty House website (for reservations) (Japanese only)

 

Eligibility & Permitted Period of Stay

Researchers who belong to an organization in a country other than Japan and who are going to engage in research activities at UTokyo

up to 3 months
* Residents can stay in the Komaba Faculty House again only if more than 6 months have passed since their last stay, or if they leave Japan after their last stay.

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Location

The University of Tokyo, Komaba campus
3-8-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8902

【Map (Image) (Google Map)】

  • About a 3-minute walk from "Komaba-todaimae" station on the Keio Inokashira line

* Please note that the time in the following table does not include transfer or waiting times but just indicates the time spent on transport.

Narita Airport → Komaba Faculty House
Narita Airport → Komaba-todaimae 【Google Map

crossing-over map

Haneda Airport → Komaba Faculty House
Haneda Airport → Komaba-todaimae 【Google Map

crossing-over map

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Facilities & Equipment

Rooms:
bed, bedding, bath towel, face towel, hair dryer, closet, safe, writing desk, table set (available only for a twin room), floor lamp, television, refrigerator, toothbrush, tray for a toothbrush, conditioning shampoo, body shampoo, desk lamp, telephone, clock, bath mat, electric hot-water pot, coffee cup, clothes hanger, slippers, shoehorn, trash can, toilet trash can, flashlight, clothes-brush, Internet LAN connection, tissue, memo pad, ballpoint pen, clothes iron (available at the front dest), ironing board (available at the front desk), trouser press (available at the front desk)

Common Facilities:
Kitchen: refrigerator, tea cabinet, sink / IH cooking device, dining table, dining chair, microwave, electric rice-cooker, kettle, cutting board, electric pot, frying pan, coffee cup, glass, plates (large, medium and small size), bowls (medium and small size), spoons, (large and small size), table knife, fork, kitchen knife, pans and pots, cooking bowl (medium and small size), ladle, rice paddle, chopsticks for cooking and serving food, chopstick, spatula, trash bags and containers, sponge, colander (medium and small size), can opener

Coin-operated laundry

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Rooms

Single rooms (23.40 or 24.70m2): 12
Twin room A (53.20m2): 1
Twin room B (42m2): 1

* Please check this website (Japanese only) as for pictures of rooms and floor plans.

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Fees (as of April 1, 2010)

Category Daily amount
Single 6,000 yen
Twin A 10,000 yen
Twin B 9,000 yen

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Application Period & How to Apply

Category Start Date of Application
College / Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences one year prior to the stay
faculty, graduate school, institute or center at the Komaba II campus one year prior to the stay
faculty, graduate shcool, institute, or center other than listed above three months prior to the stay
 

An application must go through the UTokyo laboratory where you are going to engage in research activities.

Category How to Apply
College / Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences An application must be submitted by UTokyo staff of the faculty or graduate school in the left column.
faculty, graduate school, institute or center at the Komaba II campus Applications must go through the relevant administrative office at your graduate school, faculty, institute or center.
faculty, graduate shcool, institute, or center other than listed above Applications must go through the relevant administrative office at your graduate school, faculty, institute or center.

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Area Information

Infromation about facilities for foreign researchers staying at the Komaba Faculty House

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FAQs

Frequently asked questions and answers for the Komaba Faculty House