About UTokyo

Finances

Budgeted Revenue for Fiscal 2021

  Amount (million yen) %
Government Subsidies for Management Expenses 83,330 30.0
Collaborative Research and Endowment Projects 75,018 27.0
University Hospital 53,598 19.3
Research Grants 25,551 9.2
Student Tuition Fees 20,716 7.4
Subsides for Facilities Construction/Maintenance 19,619 7.1
Total 277,832 100

Budgeted Expenditure for Fiscal 2021

  Amount (million yen) %
Personnel 89,869 32.3
Collaborative research and endowment projects 75,018 27.0
Materials expenses 59,252 21.3
Research grants 25,551 9.2
Facilities construction and maintenance 19,619 7.1
Repayment of long-term debt 4,486 1.6
Retirement stipends 4,037 1.5
Total 277,832 100

Research Income

Research income to the University comes from both the public and private sectors.

  Number Amount (million yen)
Private sector research collaboration 2,338 15,509
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) 6,003 21,402
Contracted research Government competitive research funds 963 22,321
Government non-competitive research funds 668 16,316
Non-government research funds 301 1,375
Donations 16,497 11,561
Total 20,767 67,082
(As of Fiscal 2020)

Intellectual Property

Since university incorporation in 2004, the University of Tokyo has increased the number of patents held by the University and by university staff members. Specialized licensing organizations (Todai TLO, CASTI) have been established to manage and monetize these patents. Other intellectual property including trademarks, software copyrights and other intangible assets provide income to the University.

Patents held by Domestic patents International patents Licensed patents
Applied for Held Applied for Held Licensed Providing income Income (in thousands of yen)
University 7,834 2,146 7,657 2,338 4,606 3,043 6,371,713
(As of the end of March 2021)
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