According to a series of data charts recently shown on online communities, the Korean universities to have had the most idol graduates are Kyunghee University, Dongduk Women’s University, and Kyunghee Cyber University.
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Kyunghee University, known for idol graduates such as Big Bang’s G-Dragon and Daesung, TVXQ’s Changmin, Super Junior’s Kyuhyun, Wonder Girls’s Yenny, and more has had the most idol graduates at a total number of 31, while Dongduk Women’s University followed with 23, as you can see in the chart below. The other universities listed in the chart in descending order are: Kyunghee Cyber University, Myungji University, Global Cyber University, Dongguk University, Kyungki University, Dankook University, Sungkyunkwan University, Konkuk University, Howon University, and Digital Seoul Culture Arts University.
The most popular major idols majored in during their university studies was broadcasting entertainment, followed by film theater, then applied music, postmodern music, and musical performance.
Another chart showed the most popular majors in the most popular universities: Kyunghee University’s postmodern music major at 20 graduates, Global Cyber University’s broadcasting entertainment at 18, Dongduk Women’s University’s broadcasting entertainment at 17, Sungkyunkwan University’s acting major at 8, and more.
Finally, the chart below shows the number of male and female idols who chose to enroll in university. According to this chart, out of 329 total male idols, 223, or 68.20%, chose to enroll in university, while out of 318 total female idols, 169 or 55.41% enrolled.
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