Sangmyung University

country rank  60
world rank  4599

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University Overview

Founded in 1937, Sangmyung 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). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Cheonan-si. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Sangmyung University (SMU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sangmyung University (SMU) 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 82 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 상명대학교
Acronym SMU
Founded 1937
Motto Jilli, jeongeui, sarang
Trust, Justice and Love
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Jongnogu Hongjimun 2gil 20
Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000)
03016 Seoul
Korea
T +82 (2) 2287 5114
F +82 (2) 396 6116
Other locations Cheonan-si

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Jongnogu Hongjimun 2gil 20 (J114)
Seoul 03016
+82 (2) 2287-5469

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Sangmyung 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


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, 14 October 2019