Sungkyunkwan University is a private research university which was established in the year 1398. The university is located in Seoul, South Korea and is one of the premier universities in the country that has been consistently maintaining its reputation internationally. The university has two campuses: Humanities and Social Sciences Campus and Natural Sciences Campus.
Sungkyunkwan University has sixteen Faculties and schools: College of Confucian Studies and Eastern Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts, College of Law, College of Social Sciences, College of Economics, School of Business, College of Education, School of Arts, College of Science, College of Software, College of Engineering, College of Information and Communication Engineering, School of Pharmacy, College of Sports Science, School of Medicine, and College of Biotechnology and Bioengineering. The university also comprises SKKU Institute for Convergence and Special & professional Programs as well as many research centers along with numerous international programs.
Sungkyunkwan University has more than 26,149 Students which include 19,108 Undergraduate students and 7,041 Graduate students. The university has more than 3,556 Faculty members.
Sungkyunkwan University provides scholarship opportunities to the students on the basis of academic excellence. The university provides sports clubs to the students which include the following activities like baseball club, floorball club, tennis club, basketball club, soccer club, Volleyball club, and cricket club. Full-size soccer field, basketball playground, and baseball fields are located inside the campus. The university offers several mass media platforms to advance students’ learning, education and public opinion through prompt delivery of news and various constructive opinions and criticisms in and out of the university. The university also holds different kinds of University Festivals every year, performs Volunteering Activities for Rural Communities, provides the students with overseas experience, and celebrates the school anniversary festival every year.
Notable Alumni: Hwang Kyo-ahn (former Prime Minister of South Korea), Jung Kwang-seok ( manager of Yongin City FC), Kim Nam-joo (South Korean Actress)
Average Academic Score
Bachelors: KRW 3,651,000 per semester
Masters: KRW 5,547,000 per semester
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.
Fall: June 7
Spring: December 7
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.
Sungkyunkwan University Rankings
Student Faculty Ratio
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