Ranking  567      15
Country South Korea
City Seoul
Bachelor (foreigners)7,111 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)11,050 USD/year.
Cost of living $1,001-1,558 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1906
Teachers 2,399
Students 18,565
Foreigners 9%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Korea
World ranking567
Country ranking15
Quality of teaching156
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking567
QS World University Rankings511
Cost of living in Seoul
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 497 682
Food 330 468
Transportation 40 108
Communications and utilities 74 107
Clothing 27 98
Sports and leisure 32 95
Accommodation in Seoul USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre502
Shared room in city centre689
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre515
1 bedroom apartment in city centre777
Alternative title
Korean 동국대학교
Dongguk University or 동국대학교 - private higher education institution in South Korea. Dongguk University began its academic activity in1906. In the capital of South Korea - Seoul, the main building of the university has its well deserved place.

University ranking. Dongguk University is undoubtedly a dream of many applicants, as it is in the top 20 universities of South Korea. Dongguk University is one of the most famous and prestigious universities in the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion for admission is examination results. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 7,111 USD per year. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 11,050 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.dongguk.edu.

The composition of the university. Dongguk University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 19 thousand students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. Foreigners make about 9% of all students. The education is provided by more than 2400 teachers and professors. The university is also present on social media platforms: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of Dongguk University. The students have access to the university’s library. Students can apply for a dormitory. It has a variety of sports facilities.

Dongguk University - Official Description

  • History Originally called the "Myeongjin School", Dongguk University was founded in 1906 by Buddhist leaders based on the ideas of advancing Buddhism and saving the nation through education. There are currently 10 graduate schools which include an AACSB (American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited MBA program and 11 colleges consisting of 56 departments and majors. * Educational Purpose Following its foundational principles of Buddhism, Dongguk aims to cultivate talented individuals with leadership skills that will contribute to realizing the ideals of the nation and mankind through research and teaching of academic theories and their application methods. Students are provided with an optimal educational environment to dedicate themselves to their studies and expand their understanding of the world. In addition, Dongguk's faculty, which is composed of top professors within their respective fields, is committed to fostering talented individuals demanded by today's society by concentrating not only within their disciplines but by extending across related fields to take an interdisciplinary approach. http://www.dongguk.edu/mbs/en/index.jsp
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