Ranking  687   22
Country South Korea
City Gwangju
Bachelor (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $714-1,196 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1952
Abbreviation CNU
Teachers 2,275
Students 23,752
Foreigners 3%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Truth, Creative, and Service
• Ministry of Education, Korea
World ranking687
Country ranking22
Quality of teaching308
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking687
QS World University Rankings656
Alternative title
Korean 전남대학교
Location on map
Chonnam National University or 전남대학교 (CNU) - public higher education institution in South Korea. The studies at Chonnam National University began in 1952. The main campus of the university is located in Gwangju.

University ranking. Chonnam National University every year it manages to secure high ranks in the national ratings of South Korea. Chonnam National University is among the top 5% of world universities

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. Chonnam National University chose to divide its academic year into semesters. CNU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 3,000 USD/year. A master’s degree of CNU will cost a student a significant sum of 5,000 USD per year. Despite the tuition gees being quite low, the students often participate in scholarship programs. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.jnu.ac.kr.

The composition of the university. Chonnam National University is considered to be a large university, teaching more than 23,000 students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. The ratio of foreign students at CNU is 3% of all students. The academic staff includes more than 2300 teachers and professors. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs. The university has social media profiles Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, where you can learn more about it.

Infrastructure of CNU. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.

Chonnam National University - Official Description

Over its 50-year history, CNU has remained steadfast in our goal: to foster the development and integrity of future leaders and professionals as one of the world's leading institutions in research and scholarship. Over 160,000 men and women have graduated from CNU and the university currently has approximately 30,000 students in addition to 1,500 faculty and staff members. In order to accomplish CNU's motto of "Truth, Creativity and Service," they are constantly striving to further develop the university's resources.

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