The One about the University of Tokyo

Located in Bunkyo, Tokyo is what is considered as Japan’s most prestigious university, the University of Tokyo (Tokyo Daigaku) also known as Todai or UTokyo.  One of Japan’s National Seven Universities. The university was charted by the Meiji government in 1877 and was renamed “The Imperial University” in 1886 and then Tokyo Imperial University in 1897. The University suffered damage after a major earthquake in September 1923 which led to […]