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Dongguk University

Seoul Campus, Seoul South Korea
    • QS World University Rankings
      =494
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio7
    • International Students2,270
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty2,668

    + 16 others shortlisted this university

    + 17 others shortlisted this university

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    * History Originally called the "Myeongjin School", Dongguk University was founded in 1906 by Buddhist leaders based on the ideas of advancing Buddhism and saving the nation through education. There are currently 10 graduate schools which include an AACSB (American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited MBA program and 11 colleges consisting of 56 departments and majors. * Educational Purpose Following its foundational principles of Buddhism, Dongguk aims to cultivate talented individuals with leadership skills that will contribute to realizing the ideals of the nation and mankind through research and teaching of academic theories and their application methods. Students are provided with an optimal educational environment to dedicate themselves to their studies and expand their understanding of the world. In addition, Dongguk's faculty, which is composed of top professors within their respective fields, is committed to fostering talented individuals demanded by today's society by concentrating not only within their disciplines but by extending across related fields to take an interdisciplinary approach.

    About

    * History Originally called the "Myeongjin School", Dongguk University was founded in 1906 by Buddhist leaders based on the ideas of advancing Buddhism and saving the nation through education. There are currently 10 graduate schools which include an AACSB (American Association of Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited MBA program and 11 colleges consisting of 56 departments and majors. * Educational Purpose Following its foundational principles of Buddhism, Dongguk aims to cultivate talented individuals with leadership skills that will contribute to realizing the ideals of the nation and mankind through research and teaching of academic theories and their application methods. Students are provided with an optimal educational environment to dedicate themselves to their studies and expand their understanding of the world. In addition, Dongguk's faculty, which is composed of top professors within their respective fields, is committed to fostering talented individuals demanded by today's society by concentrating not only within their disciplines but by extending across related fields to take an interdisciplinary approach.

    University highlights

    Dongguk University is one of the top Private universities in Seoul, South Korea. It is ranked #=494 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #601-650
    • 2015
      #551-600
    • 2016
      #501-550
    • 2017
      #441-450
    • 2018
      #471-480
    • 2019
      #=432
    • 2020
      #454
    • 2021
      #456
    • 2022
      #=494

    Ranking criteria

    24.1
    Overall
    9.4
    Academic Reputation
    7.4
    Citations per Faculty
    9.4
    Employer Reputation
    82.8
    Faculty Student Ratio
    3.6
    International Faculty Ratio
    21.2
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    18,605

    12%
    88%

    International students
    2,270

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    2,668

    192
    2476

    Total students
    18,605

    12%
    88%

    International students
    2,270

    35%
    65%

    Total faculty staff
    2,668

    2476
    192
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