Hanyang University

Hanyang University Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 1262

University Overview

Hanyang University, established in 1939, is a for-profit private higher education institution in Seoul’s metropolitan environment (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Ansan is home to this institution’s branch campus. Hanyang University ranking (HYU) is a major coeducational South Korean higher education school that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) Hanyang University (HYU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see Hanyang University ranking, the Topuniversitieslist degree levels and study fields matrix. This 81-year-old South Korean higher-education school has a rigorous admission criteria based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are encouraged to apply. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at HYU.

Hanyang University Ranking

University Identity

Name Hanyang University
Acronym HYU
Founded 1939
Motto Love in Deed and Truth
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 222 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu Seoul 133-791 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 2220 0045
Fax +82 (2) 2281 1784
Other locations Ansan

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 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 reported
Admission Office Office of International Cooperation, 222 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu Seoul 133-791 (2) 2220 0045

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Korean Association of Foreign Student Administrators (KAFSA) Korean Association of International Educators (KAIE) Global E3 Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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