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Hanyang University

4.1 out of 5 (13 ratings / 11 reviews) Seoul, South Korea
The founding spirit of Hanyang University is to educate and train students to understand and to love one another, based upon virtues of diligence, honesty, humility and service, to heighten the noble spirit of learning, and to become men and women, who work not only for themselves but also for the nation and its people, and further, for all mankind.

Master's Programmes



Hanyang University took its first step as Dong-A Engineering Institute on July 1st, 1939. It was the period in which the Japanese were making frantic efforts in pursuing their extensive policies to liquidate all of Korean history and heritage and assimilate them into that of the Japanese.


Along with farsighted leaders who have lit up the darkness for our people, our proud alumni have given their alma mater fame in every corner of the world. Hanyang University's 70 year history has been the source of power that nurtures and spreads the ideals and aspirations of its students.

Encountering the 21st century era of information and internationalization, Hanyang is pushing ahead to take-off as a world-renowned private institution that embraces the world in its heart.


  • Focused fostering of world-class research organization.
  • Expansion of base of the undergraduate capacity of research.
  • Fostering of regional universities leafing regional innovation.


The Career Services Center supports career exploration for students and alumni. A broad base of information, individual career counseling, and resume writing assistance enables students to make clear career choices and help them discover employment possibilities. The Center provides information, advice, and support, and offers a variety of career programs related to job hunting and employment. Patrons can also find ways to explore values, goals, skills, and experiences in order to identify their areas of interest.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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Housing services

Each room includes a bed ( two beds for the twin size room - one double bed & one single bed for the family size room), cabinet -closet, TV, refrigerator, washing machine, microwave, stove, air - conditioner, computer with internet access, telephone and kitchenware.

Library services

The ERICA Campus Library (Ansan Academic Information Center & Library) opened in 1980. It occupies an area of 12,500m^2 and can accommodate 2,733 seats. The Library contains about 600,000 books, various multimedia materials, and 304 computers for on-line catalog and database searching as well as Internet browsing.

Medical services

The Hanyang Medical Center in, Guri opened in October 1995 with 503 beds and a staff of highly trained medical specialists. The hospital is equipped with high-tech medical equipment and resources.

Student Life

Sports facilities

The Office of Sports Activities was established in 1961 and has been helping to produce nationally renowned athletes and leaders in the field, playing major roles in the development of Korean physical education. The Office has modern facilities and a Korean style lounge where athletes can rest, use the sauna, and a weight room for strength training.

Student Reviews

A journey for us
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I am doing great academically and there are lot of opportunities to develop me to become the person I want to be.

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am Studying General through distance Education in my university and I am good in Accounting and Taxation

Studying Architecture in South Korea
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I did a bachelor's degree in architecture at the Hanyang University. During 5 years of study, I experienced good-quality lectures and engaged with faculty who are genuinely invested in their students. However, I felt that for the engineering department, the courses taught in English were limited. A relative grading system which is common in Korea, had created a competitive...


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