Soongsil University

Soongsil University Ranking

country rank: 36
world rank: 3975

University Overview

Soongsil University ranking, founded in 1897, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the major city of Seoul (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Soongsil University (SSU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution officially connected with the Christian-Protestant faith, as recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Soongsil University (SSU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 122-year-old South Korean university maintains a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Soongsil University ranking in Korea also offers students with a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Soongsil University Ranking

University Identity

Name Soongsil University
Acronym SSU
Founded 1897
Motto Truth and Service

University Location

Address 369 Sangdo-Ro, Dongjak-Gu Seoul 156-743 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 820 0114
Fax +82 (2) 816 1513

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 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 369 Sangdo-Ro, Dongjak-Gu Seoul

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

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


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Memberships and Affiliations

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