Seoul National University honors the ideals of liberal education and aims to teach students a lifelong love of learning that will form the basis for continuous personal growth.
At the same time it is committed to preparing students to work and live in an increasingly competitive global environment. As South Korea's first national university, Seoul National University has a tradition of standing up for democracy and peace on the Korean peninsula.
Graduates have long served as public servants in key positions of the Korean government. In teaching, research, and public service, Seoul National University continues to set the standard of excellence.
The mission of Seoul National University in the twenty-first century is to create a vibrant intellectual community where students and scholars join together in building the future. As Korea's leading research university, Seoul National University is committed to diversifying its student body and faculty, fostering global exchange, and promoting path-breaking research in all fields of knowledge.
Go straight on the main gate of Seoul National University and enter Gate 5
By Public Transportation: Get off at Seoul National University entrance station or Nakseongdae station (Subway Line 2)
Seoul National University entrance station Exit 3
- Bus 5513 (get off at the entrance of the Engineering College)
- Bus 5511 (get off at the new materials joint research institute)
Nakseongdae Station Exit 4
- Village bus no. 02 (get off at the Research Institute of Advanced Materials)
The Global Education Center for Engineers (GECE) was established in 2009 with funding from the Ministry of Education, Science, and Technology, Republic of Korea.
Based at the College of Engineering, Seoul National University, GECE connects engineering schools around the country to offer a comprehensive Global Engineering Education Program. GECE aims to be a leading institution in training engineers with excellent research and executive capabilities contributing to our national competitiveness.