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History of KDI School

  • 2023
    • Doctoral degree of Public Policy and Management (PPM) launched
  • 2021
    • Appointed by the Ministry of Education as the certified institution and the excellent university for International Education Quality Assurance System
    • Received “Award for 2020 Best University Library” from the Ministry of Education
    • Dr. You, Jong-Il inaugurated as the ninth dean
  • 2020
    • Master in Intellectual Property and Development Policy (MIPD) launched, Doctoral degree of Public Management (PM) launched
    • Received an "Outstanding Institution Award" from National Research Council for Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Master of Public Policy and Management (MPPM) launched
  • 2019
    • Proclamation of Human Rights Management
    • Received an "Innovative Institution Award" from National Research Council for Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 2018
    • Dr. You, Jong-Il inaugurated as the eighth dean
    • MPM Program received accreditation by NASPAA-The Global Standard in Public Service Education
  • 2017
    • Appointed by the Ministry of Education as the certified institution for International Education Quality Assurance System
    • Case Study on Korea's development experience in the Science of Delivery registered on The Global Delivery Initiative Library by the World Bank
    • MDP Program received accreditation by NASPAA-The Global Standard in Public Service Education
  • 2016
    • Integrated Library System for KDI Central Library established
    • Received an "Outstanding Institution Award" from National Research Council for Economics, Humanities, and Social Sciences
    • Became the first Korean research institute to be 3ie (International Initiative for Impact Evaluation) Associate Member
  • 2015
    • Master’s in Public Management (MPM) launched
  • 2014
    • Assumed the role of the Global Development Learning Network(GDLN) Global Secretariat from the World Bank
    • MPP program received accreditation by NASPAA-The Global Standard in Public Service Education
    • Dr. Chun, Hong-Tack inaugurated as the seventh dean
  • 2013
    • Received “Outstanding Institution Award” and "Outstanding Leadership Award" from the National Research Council For Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Designated as participant in the Korea EU Industrialized Countries Instrument Education Cooperation Programme
    • International Master's Program in Public Management (MPM) established
  • 2012
    • Master's program restructured into MPP and MDP
    • Ph.D. in Development Policy introduced
    • Seoul G20 Global Leaders Program launched
    • Development Research and Learning Network established
    • Dr. Nam, Sang-Woo inaugurated as the sixth dean
  • 2011
    • Designated as a participant of the "Campus Asia" project
  • 2010
    • MPP program expanded to MPP, MPP/ED, and MPP/PM
    • Dr. Nam, Sang-Woo inaugurated as the fifth dean
  • 2007
    • The OECD Seoul Center opened
    • Dr. Hahm, Sang-Moon inaugurated as the fourth dean
  • 2006
    • Master's in Asset Management (MAM) launched
  • 2005
    • Digital Library opened
  • 2004
    • Designated by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy to offer a Master's program in Foreign Direct Investment (MFDI)
    • Dr. Chung, Chin-Seung inaugurated as the third dean
    • Master’s in Foreign Direct Investment established
  • 2003
    • E-Learning program launched
  • 2002
    • Master's Programs consolidated into the Master of Public Policy (MPP) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs
    • KDI School Alumni Association established
  • 2001
    • Designated as the Korean Hub of the World Bank’s GDLN(Global Development Learning Network)
    • Ph.D. Program launched
    • Dr. Chung, Chin-Seung inaugurated as the second dean
  • 2000
    • Global Master's Program (GMP) launched, enabling students to acquire dual degrees both at the KDI School and abroad
    • Special Program on Economic Policy-Making launched
    • The Center for National Leadership renamed into the Center for Executive Education
  • 1999
    • Appointed by KOICA (Korea International Cooperation Agency) as a partner institution
    • Official name changed from the KDI School of International Policy and Management to the KDI School of Public Policy and Management
    • Designated as an APEC Education Hub
  • 1998
    • Classes began (4 programs)
    • Dr. Lim, Gill-Chin inaugurated as the first dean
  • 1997
    • Founded with an authorization from the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development