Dong-A University

Dong-A University

country rank: 35
world rank: 3652

University Overview

Dong-A University, founded in 1946, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Busan’s city (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Dong-A University (DAU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Dong-A University (DAU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 74-year-old South Korean university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. DAU also offers students with a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University Identity

Acronym DAU
Founded 1946

University Location

Address 840 Hadan 2-dong, Saha-gu Busan 604-714 Busan South Korea
Tel +82 (51) 200 7000
Fax +82 (51) 201 5430

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 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 available
Admission Office 840, Hadan-dong 2, Saha-ku Busan 604-714

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Suburban
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

Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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