Nichikei is the metropolitan university, situated in the center of Tokyo. It is surrounded by the attractive spots of Tokyo such as historical buildings, a lushly-green Japanese garden, the world’s biggest bookstore area and so on. You will enjoy an exceptional and fulfilling student life, with easy access to the main stations, Tokyo, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Akihabara.
Beautiful historical buildings
Nichikei is located in the walk-able distance from many beautiful buildings representing the history of Tokyo. For example, “Kanda Myojin” is the historical shrine built 1300 years ago. Various Japanese seasonal events, like Hatsumode (the first shrine visit of the year) and summer festivals, take place there. Also “Yushima Seido” is the Confucian temple established in the Edo Period. It is the historic landmark of the birthplace of modern education in Japan.
Lushly-green Japanese Garden
Does it surprise you that Tokyo has rich nature? Only 2 stations away from Nichikei, there is the Japan’s oldest botanical garden “Koishikawa Botanical Garden”. Established 320 years ago, it is called as the birthplace of modern botany. You can enjoy the great scenery of well-maintained Japanese garden with seasonal flowers such as cherry blossoms, chrysanthemum.
World’s Biggest Bookstore area
On the south-side of Nichikei, there is “Kanda Jimbocho”; the world’s biggest bookstore area. Around 200 old and new bookstores hold any genres of books; literature, social science, art. Also students enjoy visiting cafes and curry restaurants in the area.
Mecca of Subculture
Akihabara; the popular spot for foreign tourists. This Japanese unique mecca of subculture representing animation and video games, is 2 JR-stations away from Nichikei. There are also many cafes and restaurants. Students fully enjoy this area for hobby or part-time jobs at their free time.
The center of Entertainment
“Tokyo Dome” is situated in the north of Nichikei, which is the famous entertainment facility for sports events and concerts. There is an amusement park “Tokyo Dome City” next to it. This area also has different kinds of shops such as musical instruments, outdoor goods and good-priced restaurants.