Konkuk University

country rank  15
world rank  1721

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University Overview

Established in 1946, Konkuk University is a 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, Konkuk University (KU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Konkuk University (KU) 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 73 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name 건국대학교
Acronym KU
Founded 1946
Motto Sincerity, Fidelity, Righteousness
Colours Green

University Location

Address 1 Hwayang-dong, Gwangjin-gu
Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000)
143-701 Seoul
Korea
T +82 (2) 450 3259
F +82 (2) 452 3257

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education, Korea


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Video Presentation

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019