1203KNU Makes New Agreement with Prestigious Chinese Universities
On November 10, KNU Acting President, Dongchul Son, participated in the 7th Korean-Chinese University Presidents Forum held at Hanyang University. This year’s forum focused on ‘Korean-Chinese higher education opportunities and challenges in the global age.’ During the event, Acting President..
1022KNU Ranked 8th in Domestic Rating of "Best Global Universities”
US News & World Report has ranked KNU 8th among domestic universities in the category of “Best Global Universities” and 457th in the world. The same report dubbed KNU the top national university in Korea. On October 6, US News and World Report announced its comprehensive evaluation to..
1022KNU Selected as University Center of SW Development and Education
Kyungpook National University has been selected as a university center of SW education and development by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. As such, KNU will oversee initiatives to increase the SW competitiveness of the country, its companies, and students, reflecting a need among industry for..
0908KNU Hosts Job Fair
To begin the Autumn 2015 semester, KNU is hosting a job fair at the KNU Global plaza, featuring 60 major Korean Companies. Companies such as Samsung, Hyundae, and CJ, are taking part in the two-week event, which features recruitment drives and a job clinic booth. The fair is open to all people who are..
0908KNU International Agricultural Training Center starts New Training Initiati..
On July 29, the KNU International Agricultural Training Center held its opening ceremony for the “Sustainable Agricultural Development” training initiative at the KNU Global Plaza. This training event, which is supported by the African-Asian Rural Development Organization (AARDO) and The Korea Int..
0908Innovations at KNU
A team of researchers led by Dr. Hyun Woong Park of KNU has invented a new solar heat conversion catalyst for carbon dioxide to fluid formic acid by using solar heat. This research presents the possibility of creating added value to liquid fuel while reducing carbon emission by recycling CO2. The cata..
0902College of Engineering Awarded for its Secure Lab Environment
The KNU College of Engineering under Dean Cho Kwang-Soo has been selected as a "Lead Model for National University Secure Laboratory Environment.” This comes as part of a new initiative to make existing labs more pleasant and safe, and to provide a lead model for such an environment. The Ministry o..
0618KNU Partners with Korea Gas Corporation to Foster Local Talent in the Energ..
On May 12, KNU signed an agreement with Korea Gas Corporation to collaborate in the exchange of information and scholarship, support development aid for fostering local talent in the energy industry sector, take part in joint research and program development, and jointly apply education and research util..
0618KNU Chemistry Professor awarded Ministry of Environment Prize
In March, on World Meteorological Day, Dr. SungHwa Jung of the Atmospheric Research Institute of Remote Sensing received a prized from the Ministry of Environment for his contribution to the utilization of dual-polarized radar by advancing the accuracy of observation data. According to Dr. Jung &..
0521KNU Ranked 7th by University Evaluation Media, US News
Kyungpook National University has been ranked 7th in a top global university evaluation. Evaluation association, US News (US News & World Report) recently announced the world’s top 500 universities from 49 around the world, including American, European, Asian, and African Institutions. South Ko..