Sangmyung University

Sangmyung University Ranking

country rank: 69
world rank: 5327

University Overview

Sangmyung University ranking, founded in 1937, is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the major city of Seoul (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). In Cheonan-si, this institution maintains a branch campus. Sangmyung University (SMU) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Sangmyung University (SMU) 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 83-year-old South Korean university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. SMU also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Sangmyung University Ranking

University Identity

Name Sangmyung University
Acronym SMU
Founded 1937
Motto Jilli, jeongeui, sarang Trust, Justice and Love
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Jongnogu Hongjimun 2gil 20 Seoul 03016 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 2287 5114
Fax +82 (2) 396 6116
Other locations Cheonan-si

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 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 Jongnogu Hongjimun 2gil 20 (J114) Seoul 03016 (2) 2287-5469

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
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 Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


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Memberships and Affiliations

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