Chung-Ang University

501–600 th
World University Rankings 2020
=70 th
Asia University Rankings 2019
101–200 th
Impact Rankings: Good health and well-being for people 2019
84 Heukseok-Ro, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea

More about Chung-Ang University

Chung-Ang University(CAU) has 100-year-old tradition of providing the highest quality of education and conducting advanced research activities under the educational slogan of "Justice and Truth". Based on the 100-year-rich soil, CAU declared its new vision “The Global Creative Leader, CAU” to cultivate creative talents who contribute human society. CAU is now aiming at becoming a global top tier university by the year of 2030 based on its proven leadership in Korea.

Respected as leading institution providing quality education, CAU has sped up the pace of innovation in local education. Fully accredited by the Ministry of Education of Korea, CAU offers a wide range of bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs including a law school, global MBA programs and a medical school. It consists of 16 undergraduate colleges and 16 graduate schools. Thanks to these schools’ vibrant activities, CAU gained top recognition in the nation. In particular, CAU’s culture and arts-related programs have been widely recognized as the best in the nations and have enabled the university to gain the status as the center of the "Korean culture wave" inside and outside Asia.

To achieve the new vision, CAU has already set an innovative pace in internationalizing its campus. Its unique strength of international programs comes not only from its wide spectrum of excellent academic curriculum but also from the diverse culture-related educational programs which are ranked as the best in Korea. CAU has established sisterhood ties with 543 universities across the world. CAU will be continuously devoted to open a new horizon and set a global standard in education to foster global leaders of the future as a rising global education hub. 

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Key statistics

  • 22.1
    No. of students per staff
  • 18%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 16,681
    Number of FTE Students
  • 48 : 52
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the (1) 2020 World University Rankings and (2) 2018 World University Rankings