Gwangju Catholic University

country rank  175
world rank  11098

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Established in 1962, Gwangju Catholic University is a private higher education institution located in the large town of Naju (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), South Jeolla. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Gwangju Catholic University is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Gwangju Catholic University 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 58 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name 광주가톨릭대학교
Founded 1962

University Location

Address 170 Namseok-ri Nampyeong-eup
Naju (population range: 50,000-249,999)
520-710 South Jeolla
T +82 (61) 337 2181
F +82 (61) 337 2185

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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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 Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Gwangju Catholic University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Korea

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Academic Structure

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