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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),
    Daeheung Station (Line #6), Sogang University Station (Gyeongui Line)

  • 36 buildings, about 60 acres

academics

  • enrollment(as of spring 2014)
    • Undergraduate Students: 11,516
    • Graduate Students: 3,921
    • International Students: 1,062
      • - Undergraduate 109
      • - Graduate 231
      • - Exchange 722
    • Faculty (full-time): 441
    • Faculty (non full-time): 943
  • international aspect(as of march 2011)

    303 institutional collaborations in 57 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 Integrated Knowledge
      • - School of Natural Sciences
      • - School of Engineering
      • - School of Economics
      • - Sogang Business School (Undergraduate Program)
      • - School of Communication
      • - School of Law
    • Graduate Programs
    • Professional Graduate Schools
      • - Graduate School of Theology
      • - Graduate School of International Studies
      • - Graduate School of Media Communications
      • - Sogang Business School (Graduate Programs)
      • - 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 & 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 894 persons. On-campus Accommodation Fee(double rooms, two meals included/day): KRW 1,864,800 for one semester, KRW 2,915,800 for 6 months
    ※ Accommodation fee as of January 2015

  • campus life

    There are about 80 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 contains about 2,700 seats for studying and contains about a million books, 6,000 periodicals, 40,000 references, microfilms, audio-video resources, rare resources, internet databases, e-journals and e-books. The library contains 150 PCs. Each year, the library hosts a “Library Week” event in order to familiarize new users with facilities.

  • tuition & fees(per semester,for 2012)
    • Undergraduate Tuition
      • - Humanities and International Cultures, Social Sciences, Communication, Economics, Business KRW 3,607,000
      • - Natural Sciences KRW 4,218,000
      • - Engineering KRW 4,713,000
      • - Integrated Knowledge
        • · Global Korea studies KRW 3,831,000
        • · Art & Technology KRW 4,434,000
    • Graduate School Tuition
      • - Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics KRW 4,789,000
      • - Natural Sciences KRW 5,731,000
      • - Engineering KRW 6,532,000
    • Graduate School of Theology Tuition

      - KRW 5,103,000

    • Graduate School of International Studies Tuition
      • - KRW 6,056,000
    • Graduate School of Media Communications Tuition

      - KRW 6,550,000

    • Sogang Business School (Graduate Programs) Tuition
      • - Evening MBA KRW 8,302,000
      • - Ph.D. KRW 7,027,000
    • Law School Tuition

      - KRW 8,978,000

    • Graduate School of MOT(Management of Technology) Tuition

      - KRW 7,600,000

    • Entrance Fee

      - KRW 999,000 - KRW 1,425,000

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traditions

  • school colors

    Cardinal (Red)

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  • mascot image

    Albatross

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