Kwangju Women's University

country rank  147
world rank  8759

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Founded in 1997, Kwangju Women's University is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Gwangju (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Kwangju Women's University (KWU) is a women only higher education institution. Kwangju Women's University (KWU) 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.

University Identity

Name 광주여자대학교
Acronym KWU
Founded 1997

University Location

Address 165 Sanjeong-dong, Gwangsan-gu
Gwangju (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
506-713 Gwangju
T +82 (62) 950 3550
F +82 (62) 953 2218

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 Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
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


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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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019