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Website :

www.skku.edu

QS Ranking :

#88

Times Ranking :

#89

Contact :

+82-31-290-5811 ~ 18

Country :

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Address :

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Sungkyunkwan University(SKKU)

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU or simply Seongdae,

hangul: 성균관대학교; hanja: 成均館大學校) is a private comprehensive research university in South Korea. The institution traces its origins to the historical Sungkyunkwan founded in 1398 by the Joseon Dynasty located in the heart of central Seoul. As the foremost educational institution of the Joseon Kingdom, it was governed by the great code of the state administration with royal assent It was restructured into a university in the late nineteenth century, and has since greatly expanded its course offerings and reputation, which is attributed to its numerous influential graduates, strong research output, and close partnership with Samsung.

The university spends heavily on research and development, mostly funded by its primary sponsor tech-giant Samsung, Hyundai and other government funding agencies, producing high-end research scientists. Among the internationally notable research scientists of the university, professor Park Nam-Gyu of Chemical engineering, who was nominated as one of the potential Chemistry Nobel laureates in 2017 by Clarivate Analytics, and professor Lee Young-hee, director of the Center for Integrated Nanostructure Physics in the Institute for Basic Science, are currently active in research at this university, frequently coming into spotlight in Nature

The university's main campus, the Humanities and Social Sciences Campus, is in the heart of central Seoul on the same hill as Changdeokgung and Changgyeonggung (two of the royal palaces of Joseon). It is near Hyehwa-dong and Daehangno. The nearest subway station is Hyehwa Station on Seoul Subway Line 4.

The Natural Sciences Campus in Suwon is in walking distance from Sungkyunkwan University Station, in the northwest of the city. The Natural Sciences Campus was established in 1978. This campus is 45 km south of Seoul on a 250-acre site.

Each campus's major is divided according to the distinction between liberal arts and science departments.

 

University Information:

Address : 2066 Seobu-ro Jangan-gu Suwon, South Korea

ContactMobile : +82-31-290-5811 ~ 18

Email : cilee@skku.edu

Undergraduate

  • Art & Design

  • Engineering & Technology

  • Business & Management

  • Computer Science & IT

  • Education

  • Law

  • Humanities


Postgraduate

  • Art & Design

  • Engineering & Technology

  • Business & Management

  • Computer Science & IT

  • Education

  • Law

  • Humanities


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Sungkyunkwan University(SKKU)

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU or simply Seongdae, hangul: 성균관대학교; hanja: 成均館大學校) is a private comprehensive research university in South Korea

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