Home > Academics > Institutes and University-wide Centers

Institutes and University-wide Centers

Kavli IPMU

The University of Tokyo features a number of affiliated institutes that facilitate and engage in a wide range of research. There are institutes, for instance, that conduct cultural studies and research in the social sciences, work on developing advanced medical treatments, and use research on earthquakes to contribute to mitigating destruction caused by disasters. These institutes act as the principal bases for research in their respective fields and aim to utilize the results they produce to give back to society in a variety of ways. At the same time, the institutes also fulfill their roles as graduate-level educational institutions within the University of Tokyo, and are committed to educating and training people of exceptional talent. Meanwhile, University-wide Centers have been established to accomplish a wide range of goals, which include revitalizing research in specialized fields and promoting collaboration between academia and industry. For more information, please visit the pages below:

Affiliated Institutes

University-wide Centers

The University of Tokyo Institutes for Advanced Study (UTIAS)

Integrated Research Systems

  • Material Innovation Research Center
  • Next Generation Artificial Intelligence Research Center (AI Center)
  • Synchrotron Radiation Research Organization (SRRO)
  • Universal Biology Institute
  • Research Institute for Photon Science and Laser Technology (UTripl)
  • Mathematics and Informatics Center
  • Institute for Life Science Research and Education
  • Research Institute for Biomedical Science and Engineering
  • The Collaborative Research Organization for Historical Materials on Earthquakes and Volcanoes
  • Humanities Center
  • Next-generation Neutrino Science Organization
  • One Health Collaboration Research Organization
  • Anti-infective Research Consortium, the University of Tokyo (ARC-UT)
  • Virtual Reality Education and Research Center
  • Collaborative Research Institute for Innovative Microbiology (Japanese)
  • Collaborative Research Organization for Future Regional Society
  • Mobility Innovation Collaborative Research Organization
  • International Muography Cooperative Research Organization
  • Design-Led X Pedagogical Research Initiative
  • Security Informatics Education and Research Center

Interdisciplinary Research Institutes

National Joint-Use Institutes

Inquiries about the content of this page: Public Relations GroupSend inquiry
Access Map
Kashiwa Campus
Hongo Campus
Komaba Campus