Mokpo National Maritime University

Mokpo National Maritime University Ranking

country rank: 137
world rank: 9228

University Overview

Mokpo National Maritime University ranking was founded in 1950 as a non-profit public higher-education school in the tiny city of Mokpo (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), South Jeolla. Mokpo National Maritime University ranking (MMU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. MMU (Mokpo National Maritime University) provides courses and programs that lead to officially 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 70-year-old South Korean university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams. MMU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Mokpo National Maritime University Ranking

University Identity

Name Mokpo National Maritime University
Acronym MMU
Founded 1950
Motto The pursuit of truth, Service with sincerity, The scientific exploitation of oceans

University Location

Address Haeyangdaehang-Ro 91 Mokpo 530-729 South Jeolla South Korea
Tel +82 (61) 240 7114
Fax +82 (61) 242 5176

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)
Not reported 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Haeyangdaehang-Ro 91 Mokpo 530-729 (61) 240 7021

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-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 Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)

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