Chung-Ang University

country rank  7
world rank  794

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University Overview

Established in 1918, Chung-Ang University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Seoul (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Chung-Ang University (CAU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Chung-Ang University (CAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 101 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 중앙대학교
Acronym CAU
Founded 1918
Motto Live in Truth, Live for Justice
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 84 Heukseok-ro, Dongjak-gu
Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000)
156-756 Seoul
T +82 (2) 820-5114
F +82 (2) 812 5384

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 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 84 Heukseok-ro, Dongjak-Gu
Seoul 06974
+82 28206750

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Chung-Ang University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Korea

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education KCUE
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
  • Korean Association of Foreign Student Administrators
  • Korean Association of International Educators

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019