About Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo Institute of Technology is a public research university located in Greater Tokyo Area , Japan . Tokyo Tech is the largest institution for higher education in Japan dedicated to science and technology in Japan. Tokyo Tech enrolled 4,850 undergaraduates and 5006 graduate students for 2009-2010. It employs around 1400 faculty members. Tokyo Tech's main campus is located in the Ookayama on the boundary of Meguro and Ota , with its main entrance facing the ﾅ経kayama Station . Other campuses are located in Nagatsuta and Tamachi . Tokyo Tech is organised into 6 schools, within which there are over 40 departments and research centres. Operating the world-class supercomputer Tsubame 2.0 , and taking a breakthrough in high-temperature superconductivity , Tokyo Tech is a major centre for supercomputing technology and condensed matter research in the world. Tokyo Tech is a member of LAOTSE , an international network of leading universities in Europe and Asia exchanging students and senior scholars. In 2011 it celebrated the 130th anniversary of its founding.