Kyung Hee University

country rank  75
world rank  5115

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University Overview

Established in 1949, Kyung Hee 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): Suwon. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Kyung Hee University (KHU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kyung Hee University (KHU) 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 70 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this South Korean higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 경희대학교
Acronym KHU
Founded 1949
Motto Creating a Civilized World
Colours Crimson

University Location

Address 1 Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu
Seoul (population range: over 5,000,000)
130-701 Seoul
Korea
T +82 (2) 961 0031
F +82 (2) 962 4343
Other locations Suwon

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 1 Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu
Seoul 130-701
+82 (2) 961 0031

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,500-3,999
Control Type Control Type Private
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 Go to Kyung Hee University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education, Korea


Year of first Accreditation

1953


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019