Sun Moon University

Sun Moon University Ranking

country rank: 64
world rank: 5904

University Overview

Sun Moon University, established in 1989, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the rural environment of Asan, South Chungcheong (population range of 50,000-249,999). Sun Moon University ranking (SMU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. Sun Moon 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 Sun Moon University ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 31-year-old South Korean higher-education school has a selective admission criteria based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, this South Korean higher education school is one of the least selective in the country. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Sun Moon University is high and university also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Sun Moon University Ranking

University Identity

Name Sun Moon University
Acronym SMU
Founded 1989

University Location

Address 100, Kalsan-ri, Tangjeong-myeon Asan 336-708 South Chungcheong South Korea
Tel +82 (41) 530 2072
Fax +82 (41) 530 2075

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 80-90%
Admission Office 100, Kalsan-ri, Tangjeong-myeon Asan 336-708 (41) 530 2133

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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