Chonnam National University

country rank  34
world rank  2686

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University Overview

Founded in 1909, Chonnam National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Gwangju (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Yeosu, Jeonnam. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Chonnam National University (CNU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Chonnam National University (CNU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 110 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 전남대학교
Acronym CNU
Founded 1909
Motto Truth, Creative and Service
Colours Green

University Location

Address 300 Yongbong-dong, Buk-gu
Gwangju (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
500-757 Gwangju
Korea
T +82 (62) 530 1261
F +82 (62) 530 1269
Other locations Yeosu, Jeonnam

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Office of International Affairs, Chonnam National University, 77 Yongbong-ro, Buk-gu
Gwangju 500-757
+82 (62) 530-1266

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Chonnam National University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Korea


Year of first Accreditation

1951


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019