In total, 13 Japanese universities appear in the Global University Employability Ranking 2018, a new report on world rankings suggests. The University of Tokyo came out as the top university for graduate employability in Japan, followed by Tokyo Institute of Technology and Kyoto University. The 2018 rankings placed Keio University in fourth ahead of the Waseda University into fifth.
From the top 150 universities for employability, the University of Tokyo is the highest Japan-ranked university in 9th place, with Tokyo Institute of Technology in 32nd. Kyoto University is in 59th place.
The ranking reveals which institutions recruiters at top companies think are the best at preparing students for the workplace. US universities dominate the top of the list, with Harvard University, California Institute of Technology (Caltech), or Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) snatched the top seats again. See the full results of the top 150 colleges and universities for employability, 2018.
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Top Universities In Japan Producing The Most Employable Graduates 2018
1. The University of Tokyo (#9 globally)
2. Tokyo Institute of Technology (#32 globally)
3. Kyoto University (#59 globally)
4. Keio University (#114 globally)
5. Waseda University (#121 globally)
Infographic: Top Universities In Japan Producing The Most Employable Graduates 2018
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Global: Top 10 for employability, 2018
1. Harvard University
2. California Institute of Technology
3. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
4. University of Cambridge
5. Stanford University
6. Technical University of Munich
7. Princeton University
8. Yale University
9. The University of Tokyo
10. National University of Singapore