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Hanyang University

4.1 out of 5 (15 ratings / 13 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



The university established the nation's first engineering institute (DongA Engineering Institute) in 1939 which became the founding facility of Hanyang University. It also established the first school of architecture and civil engineering in Korea.


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.


Cooperative Center for Research Facilities was founded in 2010 to improve research capacity and competitiveness through operating high-tech research facilities. Around 40 facilities including TEM, AES, XPS, NMR, SEM, XRD are being managed by specialized personnels.


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

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Student services

Office of Student Affairs is in charge of student policy making affairs, scholarship and other student welfare services. Apart from that, it also supports students through personal counseling and psychological testings.

Library services

Paiknam Library & Academic Information Center holds a collection of more than 135 thousand books, 12,500 species of serials, e-journals of the 83,000 species and scholarly database over 50 species, and performing a pivotal role in supporting academic research and teaching and learning of students.

ICT services

Every Hanyangian has free internet access all across campus.Ways to access free internet may differ depending on the devices and OS environment. PC rooms provide open space for students to study and use for various purposes.Most PC rooms are operated by the directioneach college.

Medical services

Hanyang Health Care Center is equipped with non-prescription medicine (cold, digestive medicine, painkiller), dressing set, crutches and wheelchair. In case of emergency, our center is prepared to transfer our patients to our university hospital. The University operates two hospitals, one located in Seoul and the other in Guri, which is on the outskirts of Seoul.

Student Life

Campus life

ERICA Campus sets a new standard for specialized universities as their research centers and business work together to study and provide on-hands experience. ERICA is recognized as the most active industry cooperation school. Seoul Campus, in particular, is made up of a variety of research centers according to field of academics that promote study and cooperation.

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 clubs

Student Union is a representative organization which ensures that the student voice is listened to and acted upon. Hayang Student Union supports, and develops our students. Student Union is an open organization that strives to solve students’ complaints, promote convenience and contribute to the development of University. Don’t hesitate to consult with us if you need any help!

Student Reviews

the engine of a nation
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Hanyang university has provided a capable and enabling learning environment that helps facilitate growth, academically, socially and personally , for its students.

Simran Joshi rated 3 out of 5 stars

I think it's good for the future and get opportunity ....

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.


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