Facts and Rankings

FACTS

Total Number of Students

KGU has an enrollment of 12,980 students—4,283 male and 8,697 female students—as of May 2017.

Number of Local Students Studying Abroad

KGU sent 1,979 local students abroad.

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

181 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 April 2017.

Number of Inbound International Students

There were 744 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: 2018 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: 2018 edition of university rankings [2nd and 3rd-year transfers] released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

KGU ranked fifth in Japan in the number of foreign faculty members (source: 2018 edition of university rankings released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).