Keimyung University

country rank  24
world rank  2446

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University Overview

Founded in 1954, Keimyung University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Daegu (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Nam-gu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Keimyung University (KMU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Keimyung University (KMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 66 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this South Korean higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 계명대학교
Acronym KMU
Founded 1954
Motto For the Kingdom of Truth, Justice and Love

University Location

Address 2800 Dalgubeol Daero, Dalseo-gu
Daegu (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
704-701 Daegu
T +82 (53) 580 6028
F +82 (53) 580 6025
Other locations Nam-gu

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office 2800 Dalgubeol Daero, Dalseo-gu
+82 (53) 580 6028

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Presbyterian Christian-Presbyterian

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Keimyung University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Korea

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education KCUE

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020