Korea University


Korea University is a private research university in Seoul, South Korea. Established in 1905, it is one of the nation’s oldest and most prominent institutions of higher education and known for being one of the best universities in the country.

Korea University is a large research institution, notable in South Korean history for being the first educational institution to offer academic programs in Korea in various disciplines, such as law, economics, and journalism. It is particularly well known for its College of Law, which is widely considered to be one of the most well-known undergraduate law programs in South Korea.


Yongseok Shin

Yongseok Shin

Ambassador to Korea University

Douglass C. North Distinguished Professor of Economics, Arts & Sciences