Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

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12 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2023
Jun. 22, 2023
Oct. 31, 2022
Cover [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2023    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity File Number 001-14505    
Entity Registrant Name KORN FERRY    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Tax Identification Number 95-2623879    
Entity Address, Address Line One 1900 Avenue of the Stars    
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 1500    
Entity Address, City or Town Los Angeles    
Entity Address, State or Province CA    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 90067    
City Area Code 310    
Local Phone Number 552-1834    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share    
Trading Symbol KFY    
Security Exchange Name NYSE    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag true    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 2,220,447,158
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   52,180,966  
Documents Incorporated by Reference
Documents incorporated by reference
Portions of the registrant’s definitive proxy statement for its 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders are incorporated by reference into Part III of this Form 10-K.
Entity Central Index Key 0000056679    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2023    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Amendment Flag false