Ranking  159      5
成均館大學校 성균관 대학교
Country South Korea
City Suwon-si
Bachelor (foreigners)12,900 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)14,820 USD/year.
Cost of living $714-1,196 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1398
Abbreviation SKKU
Teachers 3,527
Students 23,689
Foreigners 9%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Green and blue
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Humanity, Righteousness, Propriety, Wisdom. (Pursue Truth and Embody Social Justice)
• Ministry of Education, Korea
World ranking159
Country ranking5
Academic Reputation149
Employer Reputation26
Quality of teaching95
Citations per Faculty341
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities57
Engineering and Technology51
Life Sciences and Medicine139
Natural Science78
Social Sciences and Management58
Ranking in world by discipline
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking159
QS World University Rankings118
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة سيونج كين كوان
German Sungkyunkwan-Universität
Spanish Universidad Sungkyunkwan
French Université de Sungkyunkwan
Japanese 成均館大学校
Korean 성균관대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Sungkyunkwan
Russian Университет Сонгюнгван
Chinese 成均馆大学
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Sungkyunkwan University or 成均館大學校 성균관 대학교 (SKKU) - private higher education institution in South Korea.

Sungkyunkwan University - Description

Sungkyunkwan University has a long and distinguished history of 607 years. As on e of the most significant institutions in Korea, SKK University has played a role in everything from the development of the Korean alphabet to the teaching of Confucianism the underlying social philosophy of modern Korean society. As a contemporary enter of higher education, SKK University has dedicated itself to the pursuit of excellence. SKK University has two separate campuses: the Humanities and Social Sciences campus in central Seoul, and the Natural Sciences Campus in Suwon.

Description of Sungkyunkwan University

The History of Sungkyunkwan University(SKKU), which is celebrating its 615th anniversary this year, represents the origins of Korea's higher education. Reflecting on the history of world universities, the most prestigious tend to have emerged from a long history. They also were initially at the forefront of moral and civic education. This is true of SKKU, which was founded on the principles of Neo-Confucianism and embodied its four cardinal virtues ( 인의예지 pronounced In, Eui, Ye, Ji) which literally translate in English to humanity, righteousness, propriety and wisdom. These virtues represent an expression of humankind's four inherent elements of spirit, action, conscience, and intellect. At present Sungkyunkwan University is striving to educate talented students with abroad knowledge base, communicative leadership and a creative challenging spirit. As a World Class Research University this is one way in which SKKU is contributing to the development of a harmonious global society. With the support of the world renowned global company SAMSUNG, Sungkyunkwan University has become a creative and innovative center of higher education. Our collaborative approach represents a paradigm shift in which we focus on pedagogical models that incorporate foundational knowledge, applied research, a focus on global society, and academic-industrial collaboration. As we look ahead to the next 10 years we are seeking to advance our notion of the universities new role that of spreading the values of self-autonomy, diversity, communication and trust as core components of our campus life. We are not simply following the same path that others have trod. We are definitely pursuing the path less traveled. We have a dream that someday that our direction will eventually become the standard by which all great universities are measured. This is the sort of thinking that is part of our VISION 2020. To achieve this, Sungkyunkwan University has set forth a number of goals that we will pursue with passion over the next decade. They include: 『 Upgrading SKKU Brand Power 』 , 『 Educational Innovation as a Study Community 』 , 『 Strengthening our Global Research Capability 』 , 『 Developing Communication and Creative Management Strategies 』 , 『 Developing a Future Orientated Campus 』 . We welcome you to join us in our transformational endeavor as we develop SKKU into a truly leading university for the 21st century. As we move forward we can share the task of enlightening human society through the cultivation of ethically responsible innovative young minds that realize no matter how many kilometers separate us physically we are bound by our common humanity

Programs - Bachelor - Sungkyunkwan University

Bachelor Advanced Materials Sciences and Engineering
Bachelor Architectural Engineering
Bachelor Architecture
Bachelor Bio-Mechatronic Engineering
Bachelor Biological Science
Bachelor Business Administration
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Child Psychology and Education
Bachelor Chinese Language and Literature
Bachelor Civil and Environmental Engineering
Bachelor Civil Law
Bachelor Classical Chinese Education
Bachelor Computer Education
Bachelor Computer Engineering
Bachelor Constitutional Law
Bachelor Consumer and Family Sciences
Bachelor Corporate Law
Bachelor Criminal Law
Bachelor Cross-Cultural Studies
Bachelor Dance
Bachelor Design
Bachelor Digital Media Content
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Education
Bachelor Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Bachelor English Language and Literature
Bachelor Fashion Design
Bachelor Film, Television and Multimedia
Bachelor Fine Arts
Bachelor Food Science and Technology
Bachelor French Language and Literature
Bachelor Genetic Engineering
Bachelor German Language and Literature
Bachelor Global Business Administration
Bachelor Global Economics
Bachelor History
Bachelor Human-Computer Interaction
Bachelor Human-Robot Interaction
Bachelor Industrial Engineering
Bachelor Industrial Pharmacy
Bachelor Interactive Design
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Graduate Program
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Program
Bachelor Interdisciplinary Program of Bio-Industry Engineering
Bachelor International Law
Bachelor International Trade and Policy
Bachelor Japanology
Bachelor Journalism and Mass Communication
Bachelor Korean Language and Literature
Bachelor Korean Literature In Classical Chinese
Bachelor Landscape Architecture
Bachelor Library and Information Science
Bachelor Management Route
Bachelor Management Technology
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mathematics Education
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Mega Buildings and Bridges
Bachelor Performing Art
Bachelor Pharmacy
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Political Science and Diplomacy
Bachelor Polymer Science and Engineering
Bachelor Psychology
Bachelor Public Administration
Bachelor Public Interest Law
Bachelor Public Law
Bachelor Russian Language and Literature
Bachelor Semiconductor Systems Engineering
Bachelor Social Welfare
Bachelor Sociology
Bachelor Sports Instruction
Bachelor Statistics
Bachelor Studies of Glocal-Cultural Contents
Bachelor Systems Management Engineering
Bachelor Tax Law
Bachelor Theatre
Bachelor U-City Design and Engineering
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Programs - Master - Sungkyunkwan University

Master Actuarial Science
Master Anatomy and Structural Biology
Master Anesthesiology
Master Applied Chemical Materials Engineering
Master Bio Engineering
Master Biology Education
Master Biomechanics
Master Biomedical Engineering
Master Biomedicine and Pharmacy
Master Business Education
Master Chemistry Education
Master Chinese Education
Master Clinical Nursing
Master Clinical Nursing Administration
Master Clinical Pathology
Master Clinical Pharmacy
Master Cognitive Science
Master Comparative Culture
Master Computer Education
Master Confucian Studies
Master Counseling Psychology Education
Master Dermatology
Master Design Management
Master Digital Media Communication Engineering
Master Doctor of Juridical Science (Sjd)
Master Doctor of Philosophy In Law (Phd)
Master Early Childhood Education
Master Eastern Philosophy
Master Economics
Master Edcare Management
Master Educational Administration
Master Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Master Emba (Executive MBA)
Master Embedded Software Engineering
Master Energy Science (Worldclass Project)
Master Energy System Engineering
Master English Education
Master Environmental Design
Master Ethics Education
Master Etiquette In Life and Way of Tea
Master Exercise Nutrition
Master Exercise Physiology
Master Family Medicine
Master Fashion
Master General Surgery
Master Geographic Information Systems
Master Head and Neck Surgery
Master History Education
Master Ifmba (Insurance and Finance MBA)
Master Imba (On-Line MBA)
Master Internal Medicine
Master International Trade
Master Journalism and Mass Communication
Master Korean Language and Literature Education
Master Korean Philosophy
Master Librarian Education
Master Mathematics Education
Master MBA (Master of Business Administration)
Master MBA/Ms Track
Master Measurement and Evaluation
Master Mechatronics Engineering
Master Medicine
Master Mobile Communication Engineering
Master Mobile System Engineering
Master Molecular and Cellular Biology
Master Molecular Medical Science
Master Motor Control
Master Ms In Management
Master Neurology
Master Neurosurgery
Master Nuclear Medicine
Master Ophthalmology
Master Oral Health Science
Master Orthopedic Surgery
Master Pathology
Master Pediatrics
Master Photovoltaic System Engineering
Master Physical Education
Master Physical Medicine and Rehabilitaion
Master Physics and Chemistry
Master Physics Education
Master Physiology
Master Plastic Surgery
Master Political Science
Master Psychiatry
Master Psychology
Master Radiation Oncology
Master Radiology
Master Research Track
Master Semiconductor Display Engineering
Master Social and Health Pharmacy
Master Social and Preventive Medicine
Master Social Studies Education
Master Social Welfare
Master Sociology
Master Sports Marketing
Master Sports Psychology
Master Sports Sociology
Master Statistics
Master Structure and System Design Engineering
Master Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Master Translating Pre-Modern Korean Text In Classical Chinese
Master Urban Architecture Design
Master Urology
Master Visual Communication Design
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