Chung-Ang University (CAU), South Korea

Location: Seoul

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    • Summer Camp
    • Winter Camp
    • Korean Language Training
    • Exchange Student Program
    • Non Degree Program
    • Undergraduate
    • Postgraduate
    • MBA
  • IEQAS* University:
Scholarship support
English Lectures Support
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University description:

Chung-Ang University is a private institution with 30,000 students and 982 faculty members. It consists of 10 undergraduate colleges and 16 graduate schools. It operates two campuses, in Seoul and Anseong, Korea.

Established in 1918, CAU has endured through the painful course of Korea’s modern history, upholding its ideal of "Justice and Truth". Since then, CAU has taken a leading role in nurturing intellectuals of the nation. Respected as leading institution providing quality education, CAU has sped up the pace of innovation in local education.

Fully accreditied by the Ministry of Education of Korea, CAU offers a wide range of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs including a law school, global MBA programs and a medical school. Thanks to these schools’ vibrant activities, CAU gained top recognition in the nation from the MEST for the last eight years.

Furthermore, CAU is recognized as the nation’s best in the fields of pharmacy, culture and art education. With the help of its schools of art and culture, the university stands at the center of the Korean culture wave, currently sweeping Asia and beyond.

As a major private institution, Chung-Ang University is fully committed to guiding its Korean and international students to envision their life goals and achieve their maximum potential in the increasingly competitive global society.


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Office of international affaires (OIA)

In Chung-Ang University one of the most prestigious universities in Korea!

Chung-Ang University has been a leading national institute of higher education for almost one hundred years in providing the highest quality of college education and in conducting a variety of highly advanced research activities. Worldwide, Chung-Ang University is also acclaimed as the hub of "Korean Cultural Wave" by its excellent arts programs in such areas as theater, filmmaking, traditional Korean music and performance, and photography. The unique strength of its international education derives from its cross-cultural academic programs which firmly maintain diversity and intensity.

Office of International Affairs is responsible for initiating and implementing international cooperation in academic programs between Chung-Ang University and the world's prestigious higher educational institutions. Exchange activities include mutual collaboration in research and in academic conferences and seminars as well as faculty-students reciprocal exchange programs. The center is developing and managing the following operations to enhance the university's international exchange activities.

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  • Seoul Campus:

    84 Heukseok-ro, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea

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