Seoul National University: Ranking & Review

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South Korea
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate15%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+-++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+-++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT+-++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesSNU
MottoVeritas Lux Mea
The Truth is My Light
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Korea
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
Academic structureCollege of Humanities
College of Social Sciences
College of Natural Sciences
College of Nursing
College of Business Administration
College of Engineering
College of Agriculture and Life Science
College of Fine Arts
College of Law
College of Education
College of Human Ecology
College of Music
College of Medicine
College of Pharmacy
College of Veterinary Medicine
College of Liberal Studies
Graduate School of Public Health
Graduate School of Public Administration
Graduate School of Environmental Studies
Graduate School of International Studies
School of Dentistry
Graduate School of Business
Graduate School of Convergence Science and Technology
School of Law
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio12
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 151-742
South Korea
Urbanization levelUrban
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 880 4447
Fax+82 (2) 880 4449

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