Number of doctoral degree recipients South Korea 2016-2023

Number of doctoral degrees earned in South Korea from 2016 to 2023

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Release date

February 2024


South Korea

Survey time period

2016 to 2023

Supplementary notes

In South Korea, the academic year is divided into two semesters, which run from March to August and from September to February. The figures provided here include academic degrees awarded in August of the previous year and February of the current year.

Degrees awarded by graduate schools, including graduate school colleges.

The release date used here is the access date.

Figures have been rounded.

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