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 tomonokai Faculty House website (Available in 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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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

bed, bedding, bath towel, face towel, hair dryer, closet, safe, writing desk, table set (available only for a twin room), 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, spatula, trash bags and containers, sponge, colander (medium and small size), can opener

Coin-operated laundry

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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 August 1, 2023)

Category Capacity Fees (consumption tax included)
Single 1 person 7,700 yen (per night)
Twin A 2 persons 12,100 yen (per night)
Twin B 2 persons 11,000 yen (per night)

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Application Period & How to Apply

Category Start Date of Application
faculty, graduate school, institute or center at the Komaba I campus or Komaba II campus 90 days prior to the stay
faculty, graduate shcool, institute, or center other than listed above 60 days prior to the stay

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

Category How to Apply
faculty, graduate school, institute or center at the UTokyo The UTokyo host will use the Komaba Faculty House Reservation System to apply for reservations.
This system is available only through the campus network.

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Area Information

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

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Frequently asked questions and answers for the Komaba Faculty House