Korea Maritime and Ocean University

Korea Maritime and Ocean University

country rank: 72
world rank: 6024

University Overview

Korea Maritime and Ocean University was founded in 1945 and is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Busan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Korea Maritime and Ocean University is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Korea Maritime and Ocean University provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at Korea Maritime and Ocean University have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Founded 1945
Motto Pursue the truth, develop the culture, discipline oneself

University Location

Address 1 Dongsam-dong, Yeongdo-gu Busan 606-791 Busan South Korea
Tel +82 (51) 410 4114
Fax +82 (51) 405 2475

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 Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
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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