University ranking. Kyung Hee University is one of the leading universities of South Korea. Kyung Hee University is in the top 5% according to the international rankings. According to the specialists, the university’s strengths are as follows: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is in the top 400 in the quality of education criterion. KHU is popular among the employers as they gladly hire its graduates.
Application process and the cost of tuition. In most cases the admission committee prioritizes applicant’s academic performance when considering him/her for admission. The process of admission is not complicated by student competition as there are only 2 applicants per seat. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 7,579 USD per year. The university has a variety of scholarship programs that students can take part in. For those who don’t want to or can’t attend the full time program, the university has special online degree programs. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at KHU may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website http://www.khu.ac.kr for more accurate information.
The composition of the university. Kyung Hee University is classified as a large university with more than 26,000 concurrent students. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The ratio is 1 foreign student to 8 local ones. The university has more than 3 thousand teachers. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of KHU. The university has a dedicated library. Students can apply for a dormitory. Kyung Hee University belongs to the «OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)».
|Bachelor (foreigners)||7,579 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$1,001 -1,558 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on past academic records|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Democratization of School, Ideas, and Living
• Ministry of Education, Korea
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
|Quality of teaching||168|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||210|
|Engineering and Technology||200|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||223|
|Social Sciences and Management||149|
|UniPage World University Ranking||288|
|QS World University Rankings||298|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||301|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||74||107|
|Sports and leisure||32||95|
|Accommodation in Seoul||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||502|
|Shared room in city centre||689|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||515|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||777|
|Arabic||جامعة كيونج هي|
|Spanish||Universidad Kyung Hee|
|French||Université Kyung Hee|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Kyung Hee|