Facts and Rankings

FACTS

Total Number of Students

KGU has an enrollment of 12,436 students—3,979 male and 8,457 female students—as of May 2019.

Number of Local Students Studying Abroad

KGU sent 1,930 local students abroad.

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

183 foreign faculty members are teaching at KGU.

Affiliated Institutions

KGU is affiliated with 388 institutions in 55 countries and regions around the world as of April 2019.

Number of Inbound International Students

There were approximately 700 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: 2020 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: 2020 edition of university rankings [2nd and 3rd-year transfers] released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).