29 Notable alumni of
Inha University

Inha University is 856th in the world, 178th in Asia, and 19th in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 29 notable alumni from Inha University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Park Chan-yeol

    Park Chan-yeol
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    actorsinger-songwriterfilm actorsingerrapper
    Biography

    Park Chan-yeol, better known mononymously as Chanyeol, is a South Korean rapper, singer, songwriter, producer, actor and model. He is a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy group Exo, its sub-group Exo-K and sub-unit Exo-SC. Apart from his group's activities, Chanyeol has also starred in various television dramas and movies such as So I Married an Anti-fan (2016), and Secret Queen Makers (2018).

  2. Choi Siwon

    Choi Siwon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actorsongwritermodel
    Biography

    Choi Si-won, known mononymously as Siwon, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, model, and actor known for his work as a member of South Korean boy group Super Junior. Choi committed as special representative of UNICEF Korea for children’s issues over the last four years before he was chosen as UNICEF regional ambassador for East Asia and Pacific in November 2019.

  3. Leeteuk

    Leeteuk
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actorpianistsongwriter
    Biography

    Park Jeong-su, known professionally as Leeteuk, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, presenter, radio personality and actor. He debuted as the leader of the boy band Super Junior in November 2005 and since then has participated in its subgroups Super Junior-T and Super Junior-H. He began his career as a television presenter on the music show M! Countdown. He is best known for his role in presenting Strong Heart, Star King, The Best Cooking Secrets, I Can See Your Voice, and Idol Star Athletics Championships.

  4. Zico

    Zico
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    record producersingerrecording artistsongwriter
    Biography

    Woo Ji-ho, better known by his stage name Zico (Korean: 지코), is a South Korean rapper, record producer, singer and songwriter. He debuted as the leader of the boy band Block B in 2011 and made his first solo release in 2014.

  5. No Min-woo

    No Min-woo
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    film actorsingeractortelevision actor
    Biography

    No Min-woo is a South Korean actor and musician. He is also known under the stage names ICON and MINUE. He debuted as a drummer in TRAX in 2004, and left the band two years later. In 2008, he began acting in various television series and movies, such as Pasta, My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox and Full House Take 2, and he regularly contributes to movie and drama soundtracks. In 2013, No made a comeback as a singer under the stage name ICON. In 2016 he enlisted in the military, and returned in 2018. In 2020, he made a comeback as the lead singer and leader of the newly formed band The Midnight Romance.

  6. Shindong

    Shindong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    television presenterfilm actorcomposertelevision actorsinger
    Biography

    Shin Dong-hee, better known by his stage name Shindong (lit. meaning: "prodigy"), is a South Korean rapper, singer, dancer, host, radio personality and video director. He is best known as a member of Super Junior and its subgroups Super Junior-T and Super Junior-H.

  7. Han Sunhwa

    Han Sunhwa
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    pop singertelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Han Sun-hwa, also known mononymously as Sunhwa, is a South Korean singer and actress. She is a former member of the South Korean girl group Secret. She made her television debut in 2004 while participating in SBS' Superstar Survival as a finalist, and in 2009, she was a regular cast on a variety show called Invincible Youth. Aside from music, she also ventured into acting and made her debut in the 2010 drama, More Charming By The Day. She also acted in several dramas with supporting roles in Ad Genius Lee Tae-baek, God's Gift - 14 Days, and Marriage, Not Dating.

  8. Jun Hyo-seong

    Jun Hyo-seong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actorsinger
    Biography

    Jun Hyo-seong often simply known as Hyoseong or Hyosung, is a South Korean singer and actress.

  9. Kim Ryeowook

    Kim Ryeowook
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    singerrecording artistfilm actorsongwritertelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Ryeo-wook, better known by the mononym Ryeowook, is a South Korean singer, songwriter and musical actor. He is best known as a member of boy group Super Junior and its subgroups, Super Junior-K.R.Y. and Super Junior-M. Along with four other Super Junior members, he is one of the first Korean artists to appear on Chinese postage stamps. He began a solo career in 2016 with first EP The Little Prince.

  10. Kim Sung-ryung

    Kim Sung-ryung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantactorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Sung-ryung is a South Korean actress. After winning the Miss Korea beauty pageant in 1988 (she later represented her country at the Miss Universe 1989 pageant), Kim began her career as a reporter on KBS's showbiz news program Entertainment Weekly. In 1991, she made a memorable film acting debut in Kang Woo-suk's Who Saw the Dragon's Claws?, though she became more active in television in the next decade. She returned to the big screen in 2007, with notable supporting roles in Shadows in the Palace, and Rainbow Eyes, followed by The Client (2011), Mr. XXX-Kisser (2012), The Fatal Encounter (2014), and The Target (2014). As she entered her forties, Kim also became known for the television dramas You're Beautiful (2009), The Chaser (2012), Yawang (2013), The Heirs (2013), and Flower of Queen (2015).

  11. Park Cho-a

    Park Cho-a
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singeractormodel
    Biography

    Park Cho-a, known mononymously as Choa, is a South Korean singer. She is best known as a former member of the girl group AOA.

  12. Kim Bo-ra

    Kim Bo-ra
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Kim Bo-ra is a South Korean actress. She gained recognition for her role in the hit drama Sky Castle (2018). She started her career as a child when she was in the film For Horowitz (2006), and has since been in the dramas and films Jungle Fish 2 (2010), Bel Ami (2013), Glamorous Temptation (2015), and others.

  13. Chun Ho-jin

    Chun Ho-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Chun Ho-jin is a South Korean actor.

  14. Park Kyung

    Park Kyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    songwriter
    Biography

    Park Kyung, also known as just Kyung, is a South Korean rapper and record producer. He is a member of the group Block B.

  15. Cho Yang-ho

    Cho Yang-ho
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1949-2019 (aged 70)
    Enrolled in Inha University
    In 1975 graduated with bachelor's degree in industrial engineering
    In 1988 graduated with doctorate in administration
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Cho Yang-ho was a South Korean businessman who was the chairman and chief executive officer of Korean Air, chairman of the Hanjin Group, and a founding member of SkyTeam alliance.

  16. Kim GuRa

    Kim GuRa
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    comediantelevision presenterreality television participant
    Biography

    Kim Hyeon-dong, better known as his stage name Kim Gu-ra (Korean: 김구라) is a South Korean MC, comedian and radio host.

  17. Seo Jun-young

    Seo Jun-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Seo Jun-young is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in award-winning indie Bleak Night, period drama Deep Rooted Tree, coming-of-age film Eighteen (also known as Whirlwind), and comedy series Super Daddy Yeol.

  18. Jung Ha-na

    Jung Ha-na
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singeractorrapper
    Biography

    Jung Ha-na, better known by her former stage name Zinger and mononymously as Hana, is a South Korea singer and actress. She is best known for being a member of the South Korean girl group Secret.

  19. Song Yoo-geun

    Song Yoo-geun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1997-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    researcherphysicist
    Biography

    Song Yoo-geun is a South Korean person who gained recognition as a child prodigy in South Korea since 2004. After graduating college in 2009, he was involved in a number of controversies during his ultimately unsuccessful doctorate program at Korean University of Science and Technology (UST), including one involving his paper in October 2015 written with his advisor, Park Seok-jae. The paper, entitled "Axisymmetric, Nonstationary Black Hole Magnetospheres: Revisited" appeared in the Astrophysical Journal (ApJ). However, the paper was soon retracted due to concerns that it plagiarized a 2002 book chapter.

  20. Park Joon-hyung

    Park Joon-hyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    film actor
    Biography

    Park Joon-hyung is a South Korean comedian and radio presenter.

  21. Kim Ki-tai

    Kim Ki-tai
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Kim Ki-tai is a former South Korean baseball player who played for the Ssangbangwool Raiders, Samsung Lions and SK Wyverns and is a former manager of Kia Tigers in the Korea Baseball Organization. He is generally considered as the KBO's best-ever designated hitter.

  22. Cho Won-tae

    Cho Won-tae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    entrepreneur
    Biography

    Cho Won-tae, also known as Walter Cho, is a South Korean businessman. Walter Cho is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hanjin Group and Korean Air. He is a member of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Board of Governors and Chairman of the SkyTeam Alliance Board.

  23. Kasugaō Katsumasa

    Kasugaō Katsumasa
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    rikishi
    Biography

    Kasugaō Katsumasa is a former sumo wrestler from Incheon, South Korea. He was the first sumo wrestler to reach the top makuuchi division officially representing South Korea. (Several other top wrestlers in the past have hid a Korean or half-Korean background). He joined sumo in 1998, making the top division for the first time in 2003. His highest rank was maegashira 3. In September 2009, he acquired Japanese citizenship. In April 2011 he was ordered to retire by the Japan Sumo Association after an investigation found him guilty of match-fixing.

  24. Seo Jae-weong

    Seo Jae-weong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    drawerbaseball player
    Biography

    Jae Weong Seo, usually referred to as simply Jae Seo and pronounced "Jay So", is a retired South Korean professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Seo subsequently returned to South Korea to join the KBO League's Kia Tigers.

  25. Lee Yun-Yeol

    Lee Yun-Yeol
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    professional gamerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Lee Yun-yeol, better known as NaDa, is a South Korean entrepreneur, video game designer and former professional gamer who competitively played StarCraft: Brood War and StarCraft II. He is known for being one of the most accomplished Brood War players of all time with a total of six major title victories, including three KPGA tours in a row in 2002 and subsequently winning three OnGameNet StarLeagues over the following years, earning him the nickname, "Genius Terran". He achieved the highest KeSPA score of any player before it was re-scaled, and holds the record for longest stay in KeSPA's top 30 at 87 months, beginning in March 2002 and ending in May 2009. He has played for several top-ranking teams, including Pantech EX, Toona S.G., KT_MagicNs, Ideal Space and WeMade FOX. After his transition to StarCraft II in 2010, he joined the Korean team of Old Generations. In February 2012, he joined the American multi-gaming team, compLexity gaming.

  26. Kim Sa-rang

    Kim Sa-rang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    badminton player
    Biography

    Kim Sa-rang is a South Korean badminton player. He competed at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics.

  27. MC Gree

    MC Gree
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1998-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Dong-hyeon, better known by his stage name Gree (Korean: 그리), is a South Korean rapper, singer, actor and television personality signed to Brand New Music.

  28. Kim Na-young

    Kim Na-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    figure skater
    Biography

    Kim Na-young is a South Korean former competitive figure skater. She is a two-time South Korean national champion (2007 & 2008), a two-time Asian Trophy silver medalist, and a two-time bronze medalist on the ISU Junior Grand Prix circuit.

  29. Kim Keum-hee

    Kim Keum-hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Kim Keum Hee is a South Korean writer. She made her literary debut in 2009 when her short story “Neoui dokyumeonteu” (너의 도큐먼트 Your Document) won the Korea Times New Writer's Contest. She published her first short story collection Sentimenteoldo haruiteul (센티멘털도 하루이틀 Sentimentality Works Only for a Day or Two) in 2014. The book won the 33rd Sin Dong-yup Prize for Literature. Her short story "Jo Junggyuneui segye" (조중균의 세계 The World of Jo Jung-gyun) received the 6th Munhakdongne Young Writers' Award in 2015. She won the same award in 2016 and 2017 for “Neomu hannajeui yeonae” (너무 한낮의 연애 Too Bright Outside for Love) and “Munsang” (문상 Attending a Funeral), respectively. Her 2016 win was for the Grand Prize.