Shibuya Ranks #1 in Tokyo for College-Bound Rate

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This weekend, Jan. 15-16, high school students across the country will take the “Center Test” university entrance exam. And according to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology, Shibuya Ward ranks at the top of Tokyo’s 23 wards for highest college-bound rate!

With 77.9% of high school students continuing to college or junior college, Shibuya more than doubles the lowest ranking ward, Adachi Ward, at 38.9%. Chiyoda (76.9%), Minato (75.3%), Bunkyo (74.7%) and Suginami Ward (72.6%) rounded off the list’s top 5.

Best of luck to all test-takers, in Shibuya and across Japan!

 

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