Yeungnam University

Yeungnam University has been continuously and consistently progressing forward with the purpose of realizing the calling of the times in contemporary Korean history. Subsequent to the chaos after the Independence and the Korean War, the Korean people’s aspiration was to “revive the nation through education”.

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About

History

Inheriting the brilliant history of the past 70 years, we are stepping forward to another 600 years of future. A university that challenges and changes over and over for race, humanity, region and country! Making a tomorrow for Yeungnam that is filled with passion and dreams.

Education

Yeungnam University is unusual among great universities in having eighteen schools on one campus: Humanities and Sciences, Law, Medicine, Business, Earth Sciences, Engineering and Education, and others.

Research

YU Research Centers /Groups

  • Polymer Gel Research Cluster Center
  • Center for SMB Cooperation
  • Human Resource Development Agency
  • Consortium Hub Center
  • LED-IT Fusion Technology Research Center
  • Center for Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation
  • Gyeongbuk Pride Product Support Center
  • Regional Innovation Center for Solar Cell & Module
  • Regional Innovation Center of Wireless Media
  • Center for Solar Cell Materials and Process R&D Workforce Cultivation Program

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2021
601 -100
2020
501 100
2019
601
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2022
801
2021
801
2020
801
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2022
801
2021
801
2020
801
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2022
-
2021
850 -61
2020
789
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

The Office of International Cooperation(OIC) offers LPP for incoming exchange students those who are interested in teaching English and making friends with Korean students. Interviews are conducted by OIC.

Housing services

Accommodation services of the university aim to foster an excellent quality residential life in the academic environments providing the residents with comfort and convenience. All campus facilities are within walking distance from the residence halls, and the residents can build their academic and personal competences by fully utilizing the accommodation at the university.Your own cooking facilities are not permitted, but all of the residents can join the optional meal plan.

Library services

The Yeungnam University Library has 22 floors, and a basement level in the main building. As an information hub library, it holds more than 1,820,000 books and provides digital services, digital journals, and an online data base with updated academic information. Also, there are 3 other branches, including the Law Library, the Science Library, and the Medical Library in Daegu. 

ICT services

Any Yeungnam University students are free to use the computers in the libraries, Global Lounge, each college; wireless internet is available on campus.

Medical services

HealthCare Service Center provides an excellent health care service for student, faculty and staff, and is affiliated with Yeungnam University Medical Center at Daemyung-dong Campus in Daegu. It works specifically for prevention, early detection and first-aid treatment as well as for the improvement of public health on campus. 

Student Life

Campus life

Gyeongsan Campus : Land of 2,649,458m2 and 161 buildings in a space of 413,841m2

Daemyung Campus : Land of 85,081m2 and 6 buildings in a space of 25,133m2

Sports facilities

Yeongdeok Training Center : Land of 11,621m2 and 4buildings in a space of 2,297m2

Student clubs

Students can join any of the 90+ student clubs in the following fields; Liberal Arts, Volunteer Services, Arts, Religious groups, Applied Studies, Physical Activities, Linguistics and Academics

Keizan, North Gyeongsang, South Korea

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