About PNU

Pusan National University (PNU) — public non-profit university. It is located in Busan, South Korea. PNU is working closely with OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW).

QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which PNU is on top-630. The university is in top-50 of the independent international ranking THE.

PNU offers bachelor programs in different fields of study.

Busan, South Korea
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International students
Female students

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PNU tuition fees

The academic calendar at PNU is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at PNU are equal for locals and foreigners, and start from 3,063 USD per year. With the help of financial support programs, students can partially or fully cover the cost of education. The cost of education and the availability of scholarships can be checked on the official website.

Also, consider other expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals, and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
Bachelorcitizens and foreigners
3,063 USD/year

Bachelor degree at PNU

In order to enter an undergraduate program at PNU, you must successfully pass the entrance exams. Before submitting documents to the university, applicants take an English language exam. The university accepts the results of IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum IELTS score is 5.5. The TOEFL score is not lower than 82.


PNU campus

The campus of the educational institution is located in Busan. The educational institution has its own library. Here, students do their homework or just have a good time reading an interesting book.


What to do after graduation

With a job seeker visa, you can stay in the country for six months after graduation. You need to apply for such a visa in advance. Graduates of PNU find jobs without difficulty. One of the reasons is the good reputation of the university among employers, according to the results of the QS ranking. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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2,500 USD
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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
521Seoul National UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul
from  3,733 USD
to  6,940 USD
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to  9,212 USD
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6,998 USD
26,993 USD
1473Korea UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul
9,799 USD
from  4,193 USD
to  11,818 USD
1484Yonsei UniversitySouth KoreaSeoul
12,914 USD
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1595Sungkyunkwan UniversitySouth KoreaSuwon-si
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