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#8503 of 14,131 In the World
#3317 of 5,830 In Asia
#156 of 193 In South Korea
#36 of 39 In Seoul

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Acceptance rate

* Presbyterian University and Theological Seminary is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Full time employee13
Student:staff ratio13:1

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor's Degree Music, Religious Education, Theology
Master's Degree Religious Education, Religious Music, Theology
Doctor's Degree Theology

Notable alumni

  1. Ham Tae-young

    Ham Tae-young
    Born in
    North Korea Flag North Korea
    1872-1964 (aged 92)

    Ham Tae-young, sometimes Hahm Tae Young, was a South Korean politician, pastor and leader of the Presbyterian Church of Korea. He was the third Vice President of South Korea from 1952 to 1956. He was also a judge during the Korean Empire and an independence leader during Korea under Japanese rule. He was one of the organizers of the March 1st Movement.

  2. Choe Sang-rim

    Choe Sang-rim
    1888-1945 (aged 57)

    Choe Sang-rim was a Korean independence activist, Presbyterian priest, and educator during the Korea's independence movement.

  3. YoungSang Ro

    YoungSang Ro
    1954-.. (age 70)

    YoungSang Ro is a Korean theologian in the field of Christian ethics as well as a Protestant pastor of The Presbyterian Church of Korea (TongHap). He was a longtime professor and President at Honam Theological University and Seminary, and professor and dean of theological seminary at Presbyterian University & Theological Seminary. In the fall of 2017, he also assumed a professor at Baekseok University. He is considered to be one of the important theologians in Korea who was named in Marquis Who’s Who in the World, 2018. He specializes in Christian ethics, Christian culture, and Korean unification research. He has written widely on a diverse range of subjects, such as the eco-theology, Christian bioethics, the methodology of Christian social ethics, church and society, future society and future ministry, Christian study on homosexuality, biblical ethics and Christian virtue ethics. He is the leading scholar of the village ministerial movement for the Korean church. He is president of the 23rd Korean Association of Christian Studies. In 2017, he served as a co-chairman of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. He is currently president of the Korean Church Institute of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Korea. He was named Theologian of the Year at the 8th John Calvin 500th Anniversary Project in 2018. He is the leading leader of the village pastoral movement for the Korean church.

Presbyterian University and Theological Seminary faculties and divisions

Faculty : Theology Music, Religious Education, Religious Music, Theology

General information

Alternative names PUTS
Founded 1903
Accreditation Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Location and contacts

Address 25-1 Gwangjangro 5-gil Gwangjin-gu
Seoul, 04965
South Korea
City population 9,668,000