Pusan National University

country rank  5
world rank  444

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University Overview

Established in 1946, Pusan National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Busan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Pusan National University is a coeducational higher education institution. Pusan National University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 부산대학교
Founded 1946
Motto Truth, Liberty, Devotion

University Location

Address San 30 Jangjeon-dong, Geumjeong-gu
Busan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
609-735 Busan
T +82 (51) 512 0031
F +82 (51) 512 3368

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 800-899
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Pusan National University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education, Korea

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 21 April 2019