Dankook University

Dankook University Ranking

country rank: 18
world rank: 2100

University Overview

Dankook University, established in 1947, is a private higher education school situated in the major city of Yongin (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Gyeonggi. A branch campus of this university may be found in Cheonan. Dankook University (DKU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Dankook University (DKU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, including as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 72-year-old South Korean university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. DKU also offers students with a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Dankook University Ranking

University Identity

Name Dankook University
Acronym DKU
Founded 1947
Motto Self-reliance Independence National salvation
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 152, Jukjeon-ro, Suji-gu Yongin 16890 Gyeonggi South Korea
Tel +82 1899-3700
Fax +82 (2) 792 5814
Other locations Cheonan

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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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

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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