Facts and Rankings

FACTS

Total Number of Students

KGU has an enrollment of 12,830 students—4,153 male and 8,677 female students—as of May 2018.

Number of Local Students Studying Abroad

KGU sent 1,805 local students abroad.

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

184 foreign faculty members are teaching at KGU.

Affiliated Institutions

KGU is affiliated with 383 institutions in 54 countries and regions around the world as of September 2018.

Number of Inbound International Students

There were approximately 620 international students from approximately 40 countries and regions studying at KGU.

RANKING

Number of Local Students Studying Abroad

KGU ranked first in Japan in the number of students who earned 16 credits or more from overseas affiliated institutions under university sponsored programs (source: 2019 edition of university rankings released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).

Number of Transfer Students

KGU ranked first universities in Japan in the number of transfer students (source: 2019 edition of university rankings [2nd and 3rd-year transfers] released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

KGU ranked six in Japan in the number of foreign faculty members (source: 2019 edition of university rankings released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).