Kookmin University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1612 of 14,131 In the World
#453 of 5,830 In Asia
#28 of 193 In South Korea
#16 of 39 In Seoul
#426 of 1,016 For Telecommunications
Top50% For 20 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
24,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
kookmin.ac.kr
Languages
Korean

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school, or recognized equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to February (March - August; September-February)
Enrollment24,000
Full time employee700
Student:staff ratio34:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,373
Citations
111,797

Kookmin University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
3,694 / 66,600
Chemistry
2,759 / 61,651
Physics
2,521 / 51,487
Materials Science
2,293 / 47,065
Computer Science
1,078 / 12,900
Biology
965 / 28,166
Chemical Engineering
419 / 10,193
Medicine
384 / 7,058
Nanotechnology
344 / 15,751
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
283 / 3,018
Computer Networking
280 / 2,938
Mathematics
271 / 7,056
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
270 / 3,724
Electronic Engineering
268 / 3,682
Business
265 / 5,605
Metallurgical Engineering
250 / 6,184
Environmental Science
235 / 3,682
Condensed Matter Physics
197 / 1,712
Optical Engineering
177 / 3,430
Biochemistry
172 / 3,997
Automation and Control engineering
169 / 2,019
Electrical Engineering
166 / 2,851
Blockchain and Cryptography
162 / 1,026
Economics
154 / 6,150
Computer Vision
146 / 1,131
Art & Design
142 / 662
Inorganic Chemistry
125 / 5,320
Psychology
113 / 3,387
Structural Engineering
96 / 939
Nutrition and Food Science
92 / 2,044
Oncology and Cancer research
82 / 1,722
Molecular Biology
82 / 2,698
Automotive Engineering
81 / 489
Environmental Management
79 / 1,296
Demography
78 / 1,733
Cyber Security
67 / 393
Computer Engineering
63 / 339
Telecommunications
53 / 679
Microbiology
53 / 619
Management Information Systems
52 / 1,758

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 10 25
1992 4 9
1993 14 32
1994 9 33
1995 17 41
1996 12 43
1997 34 78
1998 40 100
1999 34 129
2000 74 215
2001 98 280
2002 92 368
2003 113 513
2004 200 752
2005 169 987
2006 185 1283
2007 263 1677
2008 242 2161
2009 299 2924
2010 342 3894
2011 453 5032
2012 415 5621
2013 460 7468
2014 506 8487
2015 509 9372
2016 438 9742
2017 473 10558
2018 447 11131
2019 457 12529
2020 555 15424
2021 530 17708

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$11,250
International students $6,250$11,250

Kookmin University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Master's Degree Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Analytical Chemistry, Architectural and Environmental Design, Art Criticism, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Ceramic Art, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Comparative Politics, Computer Science, Continuing Education, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Dance, Data Processing, Design, Display and Stage Design, East Asian Studies, Eastern European Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Fashion Design, Film, Finance, Food Science, Food Technology, Forest Products, Forestry, Furniture Design, Geological Engineering, Glass Art, Graphic Design, Handicrafts, History, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial Design, Information Management, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, Insurance, Interior Design, International Business, International Economics, International Relations and Diplomacy, Jewellery Art, Korean, Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Metal Techniques, Microwaves, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Nanotechnology, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Organic Chemistry, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy of Education, Photography, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Sculpture, Service Trades, Singing, Social Sciences, Sociology, Special Education, Sports, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Transport Management, Visual Arts
Doctor's Degree Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Analytical Chemistry, Architecture, Art Criticism, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Asian Studies, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Computing, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Comparative Politics, Computer Science, Continuing Education, Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Dance, Data Processing, Design, East Asian Studies, Eastern European Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Food Technology, Geological Engineering, History, Hydraulic Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, Insurance, International Business, International Economics, International Studies, Korean, Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mechanics, Microwaves, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Nanotechnology, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Organic Chemistry, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy of Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Sculpture, Service Trades, Social Sciences, Sociology, Special Education, Sports, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Transport Management

Kookmin University alumni

  1. Ahn Hyo-seop

    Ahn Hyo-seop
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    television actorsingermodel
    Biography

    Ahn Hyo-seop or Paul Ahn, is a Korean-Canadian actor and singer based in South Korea. He gained recognition for his main roles in the Korean dramas Still 17 (2018), Abyss (2019), Dr. Romantic 2 (2020), Lovers of the Red Sky (2021) and Business Proposal (2022).

  2. Lee Hyori

    Lee Hyori
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actorcomposermodelsingerrecord producer
    Biography

    Lee Hyo-ri is a South Korean singer, record producer, activist, actress and television presenter. Dubbed as the "Nation's Fairy" during her Family Outing days, she debuted as a member of South Korean girl group Fin.K.L, but has since become a solo artist. In 2003, she released her debut solo album Stylish which won several "Artist of the Year" awards. In 2006, Lee was the highest-paid female singer in South Korea when she signed a contract with Mnet Media.

  3. Seven

    Seven
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    television actorsingeractor
    Biography

    Choi Dong-wook, better known by his stage name Seven (Korean: 세븐; stylized as Se7en), is a South Korean singer, who has also advanced into Japan, China and the United States.

  4. Son Seokhee

    Son Seokhee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Sohn Suk-hee is a former South Korean anchor and currently serving as general director and president of JTBC and JTBC Studios. He was also a former professor at Sungshin Women's University, Seoul, South Korea.

General info

Alternative names KMU
국민대학교
Founded 1946
Accreditation Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)
Motto C3 (Change, Chance, Challenge)
Colors blue
Academic structure College of Design
College of Creative Engineering
College of Automotive Engineering
College of Computer Science
College of Business Administration

Location and Contacts

Address 861-1 Jeongneung-dong, Sungbuk-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 02707
South Korea
City population 9,668,000
Phone +82 (2) 910 4114
Fax +82 (2) 919 2100

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