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sogang at a glance

general

  • 1960

  • Prof. Ki-Pung Yoo

  • 35 Baekbeom-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 121-742, South Korea

    3 subway stations near the university: Sinchon station (Line #2),
    Ewha Womans University (Line #2), Daeheung Station (Line #6)

  • 31 buildings, 50 acres

academics

  • enrollment(spring 2012)
    • Undergraduate Students: 11,957
    • Graduate Students: 3,935
    • International Students: 1,083
      • - Undergraduate 124
      • - Graduate 203
      • - Exchange 160
      • - Language 596
    • Faculty (full-time): 432
    • Faculty (adjunct): 800
  • international aspect(as of march 2011)

    266 institutional collaborations in 55 countries. Over 400 students study abroad every year and around 2,500 international students study annually at Sogang in various academic programs.

  • academic units
    • Undergraduate Programs
      • - School of Humanities and International Cultures
      • - School of Social Sciences
      • - School of Consilience
      • - School of Natural Sciences
      • - School of Engineering
      • - School of Economics
      • - Sogang Business School (Undergraduate Program)
      • - School of Communication
      • - School of Law
    • Graduate Programs
      • - The Graduate School
      • - Professional Graduate Schools
        • - Graduate School of International Studies
        • - Sogang Business School (Graduate Programs)
        • - Graduate School of Media
        • - Graduate School of Theology
        • - Law School
        • - Graduate School of MOT(Management of Technology)
      • - Special Graduate Programs
        • - Graduate School of Public Policy
        • - Graduate School of Education
        • - Graduate School of Economics
        • - Graduate School of Mass Communication
        • - Graduate School of Information and Technology

life at sogang

  • housing

    The Gonzaga Hall is located on campus. It was opened in August 2008 for Korean and international students. It holds a total capacity of 950 persons. On-campus Accommodation(double rooms, two meals included/day): KRW 2,751,900 for one semester(6 months)

  • campus life

    There are a total of 75 student clubs and associations currently at Sogang University including Taekwondo, Korean traditional music, Korean traditional dance clubs, and many more related to the Korean culture. Students can also participate actively in areas of interest such as sports and music.

  • technology

    Sogang University concentrates on creating a suitable environment for the cultivation of Korea's top global leaders. At Sogang, students can take care of all their needs on a digital campus. Wireless coverage for most classrooms, labs, library and other public spaces.

  • library

    Loyola Library opened in April, 1960 when the university was established. Initially it had been located on the second floor of the main building. The present main library building was opened in February, 1974 as the first open-stack university library in Korea. It was named Loyola Library in honor of the founder of the Society of Jesus. The two annex buildings were added in 1982 and 1997. Loyola Library has about 2,800 seats for studying and the collections include 971,000 volumes of monographs, about 8,800 titles of scholarly journals, 44,000 volumes of reference materials. Also it has microform materials, audio and video materials, old and rare materials, Web DB, e-Journals, and e-Books. We hold a "Library Week" every year, and hold regularly "User education" to help users research and study.

  • tuition & fees(per semester,for 2012)
    • Undergraduate Tuition
      • - Humanities, Social Sciences, Communication, Economics, Business KRW 3,629,000
      • - Consilience
        • · Global Korea studies KRW 3,855,000
        • · Art & Technology KRW 4,462,000
      • - Natural Sciences KRW 4,244,000
      • - Engineering KRW 4,742,000
    • The Graduate School Tuition
      • - Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics KRW 4,635,000
      • - Natural Sciences KRW 5,434,000
      • - Engineering KRW 6,063,000
    • Graduate School of International Studies Tuition

      - KRW 5,621,000

    • Sogang Business School (Graduate Programs) Tuition
      • - Full-Time KRW 9,130,000
      • - Ph.D. KRW 6,522,000
    • Graduate School of Media Tuition

      - KRW 6,079,000

    • Graduate School of Theology Tuition

      - KRW 4,954,000

    • Law School Tuition

      - KRW 7,881,000

    • Graduate School of MOT(Management of Technology) Tuition

      - KRW 7,000,000

    • Entrance Fee

      - KRW 999,000 - KRW 1,313,000

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traditions

  • school colors

    Cardinal (Red)

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  • mascot image

    Albatross

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