The Catholic University of Korea

The Catholic University of Korea Ranking

country rank: 44
world rank: 4623

University Overview

The Catholic University of Korea ranking, founded in 1855, is a private higher-education institution in Seoul, South Korea (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). The Catholic University of Korea ranking (CUK) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution officially connected with the Christian-Catholic faith, as recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. The Catholic University of Korea (CUK) 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. This 165-year-old South Korean university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Catholic University Korea also offers a library, housing, and administrative services to students in addition to academic and non-academic facilities and services.

The Catholic University of Korea Ranking

University Identity

Name The Catholic University of Korea
Acronym CUK
Founded 1855
Motto Truth, Love, Service
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 505 Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu Seoul 137-701 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 2164 4114
Fax +82 (2) 2164 4111

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 Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Social Media


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