Wednesday, September 23, 2009
The University of Tokyo, Japan’s premier national university. Founded in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. The university aims to provide its students with a rich and varied academic environment that ensures opportunities for both intellectual development and the acquisition of professional knowledge and skills.
The Main Campus is located in Hongo, Bunkyo Ku, on the Tokyo state of the former major feudal lord Kaga Yashiki. Parts of the seventeenth century landscape have been preserved.
The former Kaga state Akamon or red gate is also preserved and it has been designated an “Important Cultural Property” by the Japanese government.
Arches of the Second Building of Faculty of Law and Letters on campus.