The purpose of this study is to analyze the determinants for the improvement of Korea-Japan relations among Korean university students. Multiple Regression Analysis was conducted by setting variables such as understanding of Japanese culture, Japanese political society, Korean-Japanese historical issues, and the improvement of Korea-Japan relations. As a result of the analysis, understanding of Japanese culture and Korean-Japanese history issues had a statistically significant influence on the determinants of improving relations between Korea and Japan, but understanding of Japanese political society did not show a meaningful statical result.
The subsequent research tasks of this study are as follows. First, there is a need for a sufficient analysis and research on why understanding of Japanese political society did not affect Korean university students. Second, it is necessary to collect and analyze from mid-to long-term data more than over 5 years. Third, data and analysis.