Facts and Rankings

FACTS

Total Number of Students

KGU has an enrollment of 11,837 students—3,820 male and 8,017 female students—as of May 2021.

Number of Local Students Studying Abroad

KGU sent 226 local students abroad.

Number of Foreign Faculty Members

172 foreign faculty members are teaching at KGU.

Affiliated Institutions

KGU is affiliated with 395 institutions in 55 countries and regions around the world as of October 2021.

Number of Inbound International Students

There were approximately 529 international students from 30 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: 2022 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: 2022 edition of university rankings [2nd and 3rd-year transfers] released by Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.).