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University By Administrative Region In South Korea

There are total 189(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in South Korea
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in South Korea

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In South Korea189
Arts & Humanities145
Business & Social Sciences134
Language & Cultural38
Medicine & Health66
Engineering114
Science125
Universities Offering All Courses21
Busan (14)
Daegu (3)
Daejeon (10)
Gangwon (8)
Gwangju (8)
Gyeonggi (27)
Incheon (3)
Jeju (2)
North Chungcheong (11)
North Gyeongsang (18)
North Jeolla (9)
Seoul (39)
South Chungcheong (16)
South Gyeongsang (9)
South Jeolla (10)
Ulsan (2)

Higher Education Snapshot of South Korea

  • University Overview of South Korea

    At present, there are 189 officially represented higher education institution in the South Korea, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in South Korea

    Out of 189 officially recognized institution there are 44 (public + public state) Public university, 145 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of South Korea has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that private institutions in South Korea are at majority which holds upto 77% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in South Korea

    Out of 189 officially recognized institution there are 69 non profitable in nature, whereas 3 are profit making universities. Rest institution of South Korea has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in South Korea are at majority which holds upto 36% of total university

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