List of 3 best universities in North Korea

We ranked 3 best universities in North Korea based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 5.64K citations received by 883 publications made by 3 universities in North Korea, measured the popularity of 20 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. Kim Il Sung University logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  2. Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1948
  3. Pyongyang University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2010

Average cost of living for students in North Korea is $662 + $123-879 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).