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Kookmin University

Kookmin University, Seoul South Korea
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001-1200
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio12
    • International Students2,405
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty1,447

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    Kookmin University, the first private university after Korea’s independence, was established by Mr. Shin, Ik Hee and other main members of the Shanghai interim government of Korea. Deeply rooted in the four founding principles, humanism, nationalism, culturalism, and industrialism that Mr. Kim, Sung Gon emphasized, Kookmin University has grown into a fixture of the academia of Korea with 23,000 students enrolled. In the midst of the ever changing academic climate and social changes, with selfless dedication from all members of KMU, we strive to become a globally recognized institute by making a world of academia unique to none other than KMU as well as being bold to the changes and challenges ahead. The brand of development KMU thrives for starts from change; a change is a chance and a chance is a challenge. We need to actively deal with changes that we must go through in the process of growth by renovating and challenging ourselves to be prepared for any crises. Now universities of a knowledge base society have entered into a competition that is more severe than ever before. 

    About

    Kookmin University, the first private university after Korea’s independence, was established by Mr. Shin, Ik Hee and other main members of the Shanghai interim government of Korea. Deeply rooted in the four founding principles, humanism, nationalism, culturalism, and industrialism that Mr. Kim, Sung Gon emphasized, Kookmin University has grown into a fixture of the academia of Korea with 23,000 students enrolled. In the midst of the ever changing academic climate and social changes, with selfless dedication from all members of KMU, we strive to become a globally recognized institute by making a world of academia unique to none other than KMU as well as being bold to the changes and challenges ahead. The brand of development KMU thrives for starts from change; a change is a chance and a chance is a challenge. We need to actively deal with changes that we must go through in the process of growth by renovating and challenging ourselves to be prepared for any crises. Now universities of a knowledge base society have entered into a competition that is more severe than ever before. 

    University highlights

    Kookmin University is one of the top Private universities in Seoul, South Korea. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2022
      #1001-1200

    Ranking criteria

    3.8
    Academic Reputation
    4.3
    Citations per Faculty
    3.7
    Employer Reputation
    25.2
    Faculty Student Ratio
    2
    International Faculty Ratio
    28.7
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    16,655

    12%
    88%

    International students
    2,405

    16%
    84%

    Total faculty staff
    1,447

    63
    1384

    Total students
    16,655

    12%
    88%

    International students
    2,405

    16%
    84%

    Total faculty staff
    1,447

    1384
    63
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