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Gangneung-Wonju National University

Gangneung-Wonju National University

Gangneung-Wonju National University


Gangneung-Wonju National University, with its 73-year tradition, was merged in 2007 under the founding philosophy of freedom, truth, and creation, and currently has campuses in Gangneung and Wonju respectively. It is emerging as a core university in the central region with more than 8,100 employees and 8,100 students working together.

We are making an advanced national university through continuous educational innovation.

Through continuous structural reform and innovation, our university ranks 5th in low-translation books per full-time faculty, 6th in a number of students per full-time faculty, and dormitory accommodation among the '2019 major publicly announced indicators of 28 national and public universities announced by the University Education Council. It is ranked 6th in the ratio, 6th in the number of books per student, and 8th in securing full-time faculty.

Through customized industry-university cooperation, we lead regional development and human resource development.

From 2012, we have successfully operated the Industry-University Cooperation Leading University Fostering Project, which is the 5th year project, and since 2017, it has been selected as the Social-tailored Industry-University Cooperation Leading University Project (LINC+) and received financial support for 10 years from 2012. Stage Selected as a creative convergence engineering talent nurturing support project, a national university development project that was selected as the best university for 7 consecutive years, and was selected as a self-improving university in the 2nd cycle university basic competency diagnosis evaluation in 2018. Through the university innovation support project that receives financial support, our university leads the local industry-educational cooperation by strengthening industry-university cooperation and providing an optimized educational environment and nurturing customized talents required by society


  • Gangneung-si

    Gangneung-si, South Korea