University ranking. Sungkyunkwan University positioned itself in the top 10 universities of South Korea. Sungkyunkwan University is among the oldest and the most prestigious universities of South Korea. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings. It is renowned for the following programs: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Physics», «Chemistry». SKKU is among the best in terms of education quality, proudly standing in the top 200 in the international rankings according to this criterion. High academic reputation allows the students to promptly find employment upon graduation.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. Traditionally the academic year is divided into semesters like in many other universities of South Korea. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 12,900 USD per year. A master’s degree of SKKU will cost a student a significant sum of 14,820 USD per year. On the university’s official website (http://www.skku.ac.kr) you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.
The composition of the university. Sungkyunkwan University is a big educational institution, attended by more than 23 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Foreigners make about 9% of all students. The academic staff of SKKU includes more than 3 thousand teachers and professors. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. SKKU has the following social media pages Linkedin.
Infrastructure of SKKU. The students have access to the university’s library. Students can apply for a dormitory.
|成均館大學校 성균관 대학교|
|Bachelor (foreigners)||12,900 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||14,820 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$714 -1,196 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Humanity, Righteousness, Propriety, Wisdom. (Pursue Truth and Embody Social Justice)
• Ministry of Education, Korea
|Quality of teaching||95|
|Citations per Faculty||341|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||57|
|Engineering and Technology||51|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||139|
|Social Sciences and Management||58|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||159|
|QS World University Rankings||118|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||201|
|Arabic||جامعة سيونج كين كوان|
|French||Université de Sungkyunkwan|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Sungkyunkwan|