Yonsei University

Yonsei University Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 891

University Overview

Yonsei University ranking, founded in 1957, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the heart of Seoul, South Korea (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Yonsei University ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational South Korean higher education institution officially connected with the Christian-Protestant faith, as recognized by the Ministry of Education of Korea.University provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see university ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 63-year-old South Korean university maintains a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Yonsei University also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students. University world ranking is available at Topuniversitieslist.

Yonsei University Ranking

University Identity

Name Yonsei University
Founded 1957 Origins date back to 1885
Motto The Truth Shall Make You Free. (John 8:32)

University Location

Address 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu Seoul 120-749 Seoul South Korea
Tel +82 (2) 2123 2114
Fax +82 (2) 392 0618

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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu Seoul 120-749

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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