Pukyong National University

country rank  41
world rank  3049

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University Overview

Established in 1924, Pukyong National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Busan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Pukyong National University (PKNU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Pukyong National University (PKNU) 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 94 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. PKNU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 부경대학교
Acronym PKNU
Founded 1924
Motto Touching Tomorrow at Pukyong National University

University Location

Address 599-1 Daeyeon3-dong, Nam-gu
Busan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
608-737 Busan
Korea
T +82 (51) 620 6057
F +82 (51) 625 2448

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 599-1, Daeyeon 3 Dong, Nam-Gu
Busan 608-737
+82 (51) 620-6013/14

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
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 University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Korea


Year of first Accreditation
1924


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018