Konkuk University

Konkuk University Ranking

country rank: 22
world rank: 3043

University Overview

Konkuk University ranking, founded in 1946, is a private higher-education school situated in the heart of Seoul, the capital of South Korea (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Konkuk University ranking (KU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. In a variety of fields of study, Konkuk University (KU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s 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 selective admission process based on entrance exams. KU additionally offers students with a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Konkuk University Ranking

University Identity

Name Konkuk University
Acronym KU
Founded 1946
Motto Sincerity, Fidelity, Righteousness
Colours Green

University Location

Address 1 Hwayang-dong, Gwangjin-gu Seoul 143-701 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 450 3259
Fax +82 (2) 452 3257

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

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 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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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