It began as a regional education hub founded with the support of residents, and quickly gained a strong reputation as the best university south of Seoul. KNU became known for producing the top Korean intellectuals of the age, representing the Republic of Korea with pride. Our goal is to reaffirm the status long held by KNU, bringing change and the spirit of innovation to the world.
One of the greatest assets is the people that are educated. KNU will give first priority to concentrated investment in human resources development, producing talented individuals with the wisdom of cultural insight and scientific technology; passionate professionals who enjoy a challenge; people who will lead the world with creativity and innovation.
KNU will be a university that not only creates knowledge but also leads the stream of intelligence as it takes a step ahead. As a university with one of the nation’s largest campuses and operating infrastructures, we strive to impress the region, the nation and the world.
KNU Dormitory on Daegu Campus has 10 dormitory buildings with 2,037 rooms, housing over 4,500 students. Since it’s located in the campus area, you can reach any buildings on campus by walking from your dormitory buildings.
The Sports Promotion Center is designed to encourage university students and staff to adopt a safe and enjoyable exercise routine as a part of a healthy lifestyle. As such, the Sports Promotion Center includes a fitness club, racquetball courts, an indoor swimming pool, an indoor gym, a ball park, basketball courts, volleyball courts, and golf ranges.