Welcome to Korea University

Korea University Experts Portal

Korea University was founded in 1905 on a mission to save the nation through education. Korea University led Korea's economic and political development and social democratization during last 40 years of 20th century. Korea University is already competing against globally prestigious universities in numerous areas, including the innovation of educational service and attainment of research competitiveness. We have recruited eminent scholars in all major fields, and are achieving remarkably rapid growth in terms of globalization of education and educational excellence.

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KU ranked first
among Korean universities in 2021
Professor Yoon Dae-sung’s Group
Develops Nano-biosensor
High-performance magnesium ion supercapacitor developed
Team led by Yu Seung-ho develops
next-generation cathode materials

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In September 2015, 193 countries agreed to adopt a set of global goals to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Click on a goal to the right to explore how our researchers and their work are contributing towards achieving it.

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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