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About

History

  • 1918 Founded as Kyung Sung Public Agricultural College
  • 1956 Promoted to four-year college and renamed as Seoul Agricultural College
  • 1974 Reorganized as Seoul Industrial University
  • 1975 Oversight committee transferred from Seoul Board of Education to Seoul Metropolitan Government
  • 1981 Renamed as Seoul City University
  • 1987 Renamed as University of Seoul

Education

Founded on a long humanistic tradition, the University of Seoul is a progressive state-of-the-art university and a cultural institution that harmonizes man and the city.

Research

  • Research Institute for Industry Managernment
  • Urban Safety and Security Research Institute
  • Law Research Institute
  • Tax Research Institute

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2024
801 400
2023
1201 -200
2022
1001
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2024
951 -150
2023
801
2022
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
2024
-
2023
812 -92
2022
720
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

Housing services

Most of international students either stay at the Student Dormitory or at the International House. Smoking indoors and near entrances to facilities is prohibited.To get access to dormitory. Visit the Dormitory Office for registration. Staff will take a photo of you for facial recognition access.

Library services

The Main Library is composed of reading rooms with 2,200 seats and houses almost 800,000 volumes of books, monographs and references. It also holds 1,466 different periodicals, 58,034 units of non-book materials and several online databases. The Main Library opened the Digitalized Information Service Room in 1998, which allows users to access more non-book materials

ICT services

Students and faculty members can use wireless Internet service within the campus. In order to use the wireless Internet service, it is required to register as a user at the University Administration and Information Center.

You can connect to a wireless network on your laptop, smart tablet, smartphone, etc.

Medical services

The main goal of our health service is to provide the motivation of “healthy campus life, pleasant medical condition, equal opportunity,” and to achieve these goals we have been pursuing professional and practical health management business for both students and faculties.

Student Life

Campus life

Student Cafeteria located in the Student Hall (#16 on the campus map) and in the Natural Science Building (#19). Korean dishes are hostly available. Prices normally range from 1,500 won to 2,000 won per person but may further vary depending on the menu of the day. The cafeteria runs from 9:00 to 10:00 for breakfast, from 11:00 to 14:00 for lunch, from 15:00 to 18:00 for dinner on weekdays, and is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

Sports facilities

As a place for general physical education, the University Gymnasium and Sport Complex is used for instruction as well as for various sports and recreational activities. Various indoor and outdoor sport facilities and equipment are provided for such sports or recreational activities.

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation. Ministry of Education of Korea.

University of Seoul Scholarships

Below you will find scholarships for University of Seoul. Distinction can be made between scholarships provided by the University and those provided by independent providers.

Independent provider
Grant
1500000 KRW
Deadline
Not specified
Fully Funded GKS Korean Government Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Korean Government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
750 EUR
Deadline
Not specified
Global Scholarship Program (GSP)
Merit-based

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Chungnam National University
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Mozida African Master Scholarship
Merit-based

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Mozida Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
10 Mar 2024
“The Hope For Healing” Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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FHE Health
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
Spreadsheet Gladiator Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Coefficient
Location not available

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