3 Most Beautiful Universities In Korea

Are you in search of your future education in Korea? Most of the universities in Korea are qualified, so it might be difficult for you to decide which university to go for. Here are the 3 most beautiful universities in Korea that will give you the best education you require.

South Korea is a highly developed and modern country with an excellent quality of living, vibrant culture, and a robust economy, containing some of the best universities in Asia at competitive prices.

South Korea is a country in East Asia that makes up the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and its adjacent islands, which are mostly mountainous and bare. The country is one of the world’s leading international financial centres and having Asia’s fourth-highest economy.

It is known as one of the four ‘Asian Tiger’ economies, alongside Hong Kong, Singapore, and Taiwan.

It ranks highly in personal safety, job security, ease of business, and healthcare, with the world’s third-highest life expectancy and the fourth most efficient healthcare system.

Investment in education has been the cornerstone of South Korea’s growth over the past 70 years and the South Korea intends to continue its investment, especially in international students. 

Also, there has been substantial support and deregulation for foreign students in areas such as scholarships, dormitory provision, part-time jobs and employment after graduation.

So relax and read on to know more about the 3 most beautiful universities in Korea

This could help you easier determine where to continue your studies.

Kyung Hee University

The first famous and beautiful university in Korea is the Kyung Hee University.

Kyung Hee University was established in 1949 in Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul. With well-groomed gardens and Gothic-style buildings, its campus is one of the most beautiful university campuses in Seoul.

It is also a popular tourist site and a favorite picnic destination for elementary and middle school students. Moreover, a wide variety of events are regularly held on campus at the famous Hall of Peace.

Kyung Hee University has a second campus and the International Campus in Suwon. The university has 26 colleges including liberal arts, politico-economy, business administration, medical studies, pharmacy and Korean medicine in Seoul, and engineering, art, and physical education in Suwon.

Korean medicine studies and hotel administration are two of the most popular majors at Kyung Hee University.

Other educational institutions affiliated with the university are Kyung Hee (KH) kindergarten, KH Elementary School, KH Girls’ Middle School, KH Girls’ High School, and KH High School.

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26, Kyungheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
Hoegi Station (Seoul Subway Line 1 & Jungang Line), Exit 1.
Go straight for 10min.

• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-961-0114
www.kyunghee.edu (Korean, English)

Ewha Woman’s University

The next on the list of 3 most beautiful universities in Korea is the Ewha Woman’s University.

Ewha woman’s university was Korea’s first educational institute for women. It was founded in 1886 by Mary F. Scranton, an American missionary of the Methodist Episcopal Church. The school’s name “Ewha” was bestowed by Emperor Gojong (the 26th king of the Joseon Dynasty, 1863~1907).

The three virtues Ewha promotes are truth, goodness, and beauty. In 1910, a 4-year college course was established, but in 1943, during the Japanese colonial rule, the school was deprived of its name “Ewha” and was downgraded to a 1-year course institute.

In 1945, when Korea became liberated from Japan, the school took back its name and at this time, Ewha Woman’s University was officially established.

Recently, the university has 15 graduate schools, 11 colleges with 67 departments, and several research institutes.

The recently completed ECC (Ewha Campus Complex; Basement level 6–1st Floor) is Korea’s largest underground campus.

The lower levels contain a library, bookstore, gym, movie theatre, cafes, and other cultural facilities, while on the first level visitors can find lecture rooms and an eco-park. The ECC provides students with various services, from learning to cultural activities, all under one roof.

The Ewha Womans University area is one of the most popular shopping districts in Seoul. Clothing stores in the area sell affordable and stylish fashions for young people. Restaurants in the area cater to the tastes of young women, and many international dining chains have branches here.

As well as the main street leading to the school, many of the alleyways are worth visiting. They are filled with accessory shops, small clothing boutiques, shoe shops, cafes, and hair salons.

52, Ewhayeodae-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
5 mins walk from exits # 2 & 3 of Ewha Woman’s University Station (Subway Line 2)

For a map, please click HERE
1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
For more info: +82-2-3277-2114
http://www.ewha.ac.kr(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Korea University

The third on our list of the 3 most beautiful universities in Korea is Korea University.


Korea University is one of the most prestigious universities in South Korea. It was established in 1905, making it one of the nation’s oldest institutions of higher education. The student body consists of over 20,000 undergraduate students and over 10,000 graduate students.

The university’s academic breadth is extensive with its 81 departments in 19 colleges and divisions, and 18 graduate schools and it has over 1,500 full-time faculty members with over 95% of them holding Ph.D. or equivalent qualification in their field.

The Korea University Alumni Association consists of more than 280,000 university graduates.


Korea University is a research institution consisting of sixteen undergraduate colleges and twenty graduate divisions. The university is notable in South Korean history for being the first educational institution to offer academic programs in various disciplines, such as law, economics, and journalism.


Korea University is particularly well known for its College of Law, which is widely considered to be one of the most prestigious undergraduate law programs in South Korea.

Korea University also has auxiliary educational facilities such as the Institute of Foreign Language Studies, the Institute for Continuing Education, the Institute of International Education, and the Center for Teaching and Learning.

There are 115 research institutes, including the [email protected] Laboratory, the Ilmin International Relations Institute, and the Center for Information Security Technologies.

145 Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul (Anam-dong 5-ga, Korea University)Directions
[Subway]Anam Station (Seoul Subway Line 6) Exit 2
Korea University Station (Seoul Subway Line 6) Exit 1

For a map, please click HERE

Phone: 02-3290-1114

www.korea.ac.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

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