Chung-Ang University: Statistics

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#767 of 14,131 In the World
#150 of 5,830 In Asia
#12 of 193 In South Korea
#8 of 39 In Seoul
#129 of 1,025 For Cosmetology
Top50% For 75 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
6%
Enrollment
28,221
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.cau.ac.kr
Languages
Korean;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate6%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to February (March - June; September-February)
Enrollment28,221
Full time employee982
Student:staff ratio29:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
23,376
Citations
377,768

Chung-Ang University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
7,252 / 107,652
Engineering
5,983 / 101,573
Biology
5,879 / 126,891
Chemistry
5,718 / 115,715
Physics
4,607 / 82,024
Materials Science
3,529 / 60,823
Computer Science
2,646 / 35,876
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,204 / 12,005
Surgery
1,103 / 17,349
Psychology
1,082 / 21,833
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
993 / 19,156
Biochemistry
991 / 24,498
Oncology and Cancer research
876 / 15,749
Business
803 / 12,649
Computer Vision
729 / 6,468
Chemical Engineering
633 / 13,205
Microbiology
630 / 14,569
Molecular Biology
628 / 13,498
Nanotechnology
626 / 18,979
Optical Engineering
590 / 6,545
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
552 / 7,057
Pharmacology
533 / 11,966
Mathematics
522 / 6,021
Environmental Science
516 / 8,863
Pathology
496 / 8,278
Demography
482 / 10,569
Nutrition and Food Science
472 / 9,054
Economics
450 / 5,065
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
442 / 6,068
Immunology
442 / 11,800
Art & Design
435 / 6,802
Electronic Engineering
359 / 5,237
Automation and Control engineering
353 / 5,791
Genetics
349 / 6,281
Computer Networking
312 / 3,471
Health Science
306 / 3,376
Anesthesiology
304 / 3,327
Clinical Psychology
298 / 5,265
Physical Therapy
290 / 4,020
Structural Engineering
287 / 4,475

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 28 96
1992 26 173
1993 47 202
1994 41 266
1995 58 325
1996 85 287
1997 109 408
1998 151 465
1999 173 631
2000 187 872
2001 209 1164
2002 225 1443
2003 306 1651
2004 445 2385
2005 541 3125
2006 538 4008
2007 603 4808
2008 717 6130
2009 987 7669
2010 1189 10203
2011 1363 13583
2012 1386 17093
2013 1611 22380
2014 1849 26809
2015 1909 31160
2016 1938 33433
2017 2137 37962
2018 2095 39604
2019 2247 47593
2020 2435 61036
2021 2618 73716

Tuition

Local studetns Tuition fee, 4,465,000-7,111,000 per semester (KRW)

Chung-Ang University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Master's Degree Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Archiving, Art Management, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Cultural Studies, Dance, Design, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, English, Fashion Design, Film, Finance, Folklore, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, Gerontology, Handicrafts, Health Sciences, History, Home Economics, Human Resources, Industrial and Production Economics, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Japanese, Korean, Law, Library Science, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Music, Nanotechnology, Nursing, Nutrition, Oncology, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Photography, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Real Estate, Regional Studies, Russian, Sculpture, Social Welfare, Sociology, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Theatre, Town Planning, Transport Management, Visual Arts, Writing, Zoology
Doctor's Degree Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Archiving, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, English, Fashion Design, Film, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, German, History, Home Economics, Industrial and Production Economics, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Japanese, Korean, Law, Library Science, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Music, Nanotechnology, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Photography, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Real Estate, Regional Studies, Social Welfare, Sociology, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Theatre, Town Planning, Transport Management, Visual Arts, Writing, Zoology

Chung-Ang University alumni

  1. Song Hye-kyo

    Song Hye-kyo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Song Hye-kyo is a South Korean actress. She gained international popularity through her leading roles in the television dramas Autumn in My Heart (2000), All In (2003), Full House (2004), That Winter, the Wind Blows (2013), Descendants of the Sun (2016), Encounter (2018), Now, We Are Breaking Up (2021). Her film work includes Hwang Jin Yi (2007), The Grandmaster (2013), My Brilliant Life (2014), and The Queens (2015).

  2. Park Shin-hye

    Park Shin-hye
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    voice actordancerfilm actormodelactor
    Biography

    Park Shin-hye is a South Korean actress and singer. She gained recognition as a child on TV shows such as Stairway to Heaven (2003), and Tree of Heaven (2006). Later on, she would achieve further success when she starred in the film Miracle in Cell No. 7, one of the highest grossing Korean films of all-time. Considered one of the most prolific actresses of her age, Park has also received recognition for her roles in the romances You're Beautiful (2009), The Heirs (2013), Pinocchio (2014–2015), Doctors (2016), Memories of the Alhambra (2018–2019), and action thrillers #Alive (2020) and Sisyphus: The Myth (2021).

  3. Hyun Bin

    Hyun Bin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actormodelsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Hyun Bin is a South Korean actor. He first gained wide recognition for his role in the 2005 romantic comedy television drama My Name is Kim Sam-soon. Since then, he has appeared in leading roles in other successful television shows including; the romantic fantasy drama Secret Garden (2010–2011), fantasy drama Memories of the Alhambra (2018–2019), and romantic drama Crash Landing on You (2019–2020). Hyun Bin's popularity was further widened by starring in a series of box office hits; the action thriller Confidential Assignment (2017), the crime thrillers The Swindlers (2017) and The Negotiation (2018) as well as the zombie horror Rampant (2018). He was Gallup Korea's Television Actor of the Year in 2011. The success of Hyun Bin's works internationally established him as a top Hallyu star. He is one of the highest paid and most influential actors in South Korea.

  4. Kim Soo-hyun

    Kim Soo-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    screenwritersingeractortelevision actorstage actor
    Biography

    Kim Soo-hyun is a South Korean actor. One of the highest-paid actors in South Korea, his accolades include four Baeksang Arts Awards, two Grand Bell Awards and one Blue Dragon Film Award. From 2012 to 2016 and in 2021, he has appeared in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity 40 list. He was selected as Gallup Korea's Television Actor of the Year in 2014 and was featured by Forbes in their 30 Under 30 Asia list of 2016.

General info

Alternative names CAU
중앙대학교
Founded 1918
Accreditation Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)
Motto Live in Truth, Live for Justice
Colors blue
Affiliations and memberships Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
Korean Association of Foreign Student Administrators
Korean Association of International Educators

Location and Contacts

Address 84 Heukseok-ro, Dongjak-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 156-756
South Korea
City population 9,668,000
Phone +82 (2) 820-5114
Fax +82 (2) 812 5384

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