University of Seoul

University of Seoul Ranking

country rank: 28
world rank: 3297

University Overview

University of Seoul ranking, founded in 1918, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Seoul, a major city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). University of Seoul ranking (UOS) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea. The University of Seoul (UOS) provides 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 102-year-old South Korean university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Students at UOS have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Seoul Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Seoul
Acronym UOS
Founded 1918
Motto Truth, Creation, Public Service
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 90 Jeonnong-dong, Dongdaemun-gu Seoul 130-743 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 2210 2114
Fax +82 (2) 2210 2121

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 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
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 Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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