Sahmyook University

country rank  86
world rank  6135

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University Overview

Established in 1906, Sahmyook 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, Sahmyook University (SYU) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Adventist religion. Sahmyook University (SYU) 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 114 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name 삼육대학교
Acronym SYU
Founded 1906
Motto Prudentia, Animus, Corpus corporis
Mind, Spirit, Body
Colours Royal blue

University Location

Address 26-21 Gongneung 2-dong, Nowon-gu
Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000)
139-742 Seoul
T +82 (2) 3399 3636
F +82 (2) 979 5931

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Adventist Christian-Adventist Seventh Day Adventist -

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

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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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020