Yu Mi Kim was crowned Miss Korea 2012 (Miss Universe Korea 2013) on July 6, 2012 at the Grand Peace Palace of Kyung Hee University in Seoul. Kim Yu-mi, a student from Konkuk University, is 22 years old and stands 1.76 m. She will represent Korea in the Miss Universe 2013 Pageant.
Yu Mi Kim Crowned Miss Korea 2012
, 19, from South Jeolla Province and Kim Sa-ra, 23, from Seoul were named first runners-up; the second runners-up were Kim Yoo-jin (23, from Seoul), Kim Tae-hyun (19 , from North Gyeongsang Province), Kim Na-yeon (20, from Daegu) and Kim Young-joo (19, from Incheon). The competition, hosted by renowned emcee Kim Sung-ju and actress Park Jin-hee, saw performances by Korean pop musicians 2AM, LeeSsang and Kim Bum-soo.