Kookmin University: Statistics

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#1728 of 14,160In the World
#490 of 5,829In Asia
#29 of 193In South Korea
#15 of 39In Seoul
#446 of 1,405For Computer Networking
Top50%For 18 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
7,038
Citations
114,524

Kookmin University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
4,047 / 66,567
Chemistry
2,991 / 63,041
Physics
2,708 / 51,175
Materials Science
2,463 / 46,681
Computer Science
1,205 / 12,998
Biology
1,082 / 30,769
Chemical Engineering
423 / 9,889
Medicine
418 / 7,001
Nanotechnology
375 / 15,772
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
327 / 3,028
Computer Networking
315 / 2,950
Mathematics
304 / 7,009
Electronic Engineering
298 / 4,133
Business
288 / 5,586
Metallurgical Engineering
287 / 6,338
Environmental Science
278 / 4,036
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
273 / 3,906
Biochemistry
205 / 4,446
Optical Engineering
194 / 3,382
Condensed Matter Physics
193 / 1,599
Electrical Engineering
192 / 2,959
Automation and Control engineering
182 / 2,147
Blockchain and Cryptography
177 / 942
Computer Vision
170 / 1,154
Economics
164 / 5,832
Art & Design
154 / 734
Inorganic Chemistry
133 / 4,981
Psychology
130 / 3,143
Nutrition and Food Science
119 / 4,048
Structural Engineering
113 / 897
Automotive Engineering
100 / 569
Environmental Management
94 / 1,370
Molecular Biology
89 / 2,680
Cyber Security
85 / 388
Demography
85 / 2,300
Oncology and Cancer research
82 / 1,563
Computer Engineering
76 / 380
Microbiology
59 / 790
Social Psychology
59 / 2,344
Telecommunications
58 / 684

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199055
19911125
1992310
19931326
1994927
19951736
19961339
19973268
19983984
199932124
200069190
200196265
200288357
2003111515
2004197743
2005169947
20061821246
20072621662
20082342186
20092912892
20103333809
20114404961
20124025609
20134507323
20145008329
20155009193
20164349511
201746310321
20184439863
201945111248
202054514117

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

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Master's DegreeAccountancy, 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, 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 DegreeAccountancy, 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. Lee Hyori

    Photo
    Lee Hyori
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorsingermodelrecord producercomposer
    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.

  2. Ahn Hyo-seop

    Photo
    Ahn Hyo-seop
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    modelsingertelevision actor
    Biography

    Ahn Hyo-seop or Paul Ahn, is a South Korean actor and singer. He gained recognition for his main roles in the Korean dramas Still 17 (2018), Abyss (2019), and Dr. Romantic 2 (2020).

  3. SE7EN

    Photo
    SE7EN
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actor
    Biography

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

  4. Son Seokhee

    Photo
    Son Seokhee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    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 namesKMU
국민대학교
Founded1946
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoC3 (Change, Chance, Challenge)
Colorsblue
Academic structureCollege of Design
College of Creative Engineering
College of Automotive Engineering
College of Computer Science
College of Business Administration

Location and Contacts

Address861-1 Jeongneung-dong, Sungbuk-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 02707
South Korea
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 910 4114
Fax+82 (2) 919 2100

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