December 06, 2023

Kim Il Sung University has new website

University web site advertises its research capabilities, the Kim family's leadership, ideological mission

Kim Il Sung University, North Korea’s first institution of higher learning, has a new website.

Located at, the web page contains information on the university’s facilities and individual departments, from its medical college to its foreign languages and literature faculty to electronics and automation. There is a historical overview of the university’s mission, starting with the decision to found the school in 1946, just one year after the Korean Peninsula’s liberation from Japanese colonial rule.