(Unit:person)
University name
Number of students
Waseda University
(Private)
3,568
(3,114)
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
(Private)
2,921
(2,786)
The University of Tokyo
(National)
2,772
(2,473)
Japan University of Economics
(Private)
2,388
(833)
Kyushu University
(National)
1,713
(1,509)
University of Tsukuba
(National)
1,697
(1,522)
Osaka University
(National)
1,662
(1,509)
Kyoto University
(National)
1,530
(1,407)
Tohoku University
(National)
1,511
(1,344)
Nagoya University
(National)
1,501
(1,344)
Kokushikan University
(Private)
1,311
(1,345)
Nihon University
(Private)
1,264
(1,091)
Tokyo Institute of Technology
(National)
1,247
(1,149)
Ritsumeikan University
(Private)
1,243
(1,230)
Osaka Sangyo University
(Private)
1,212
(1,284)
Keio University
(Private)
1,187
(1,053)
Takushoku University
(Private)
1,166
(1,195)
Hokkaido University
(National)
1,162
(990)
Kobe University
(National)
1,146
(1,043)
Chiba Univerisity
(National)
1,068
(957)
Hiroshima University
(National)
1,061
(978)
Meiji University
(Private)
945
(786)
Hokuriku University
(Private)
832
(758)
Meikai University
(Private)
820
(732)
Tokyo International University
(Private)
808
(666)
Yokohama National University
(National)
803
(804)
Doshisha Univerisity
(Private)
786
(579)
Sophia University
(Private)
703
(675)
Keiai University
(Private)
698
(720)
Josai International University
(Private)
670
(368)
( ) indicates figures as of May 1, 2009