0115KNU Hosts Special New Year’s Concert
KNU Hosts Special New Year’s Concert On January 15, KNU held a New Year’s concert for citizens of Daegu. The concert was held at the KNU auditorium, marking its 8th concert since 2008. KNU Professor, Soo Young Yoon led the concert, with a number of professors, singers and musician..
0109KNU’s “Well-Characterized” Departments
KNU’s “Well-Characterized” Departments In recent years, Kyungpook National University has invested a great deal of time and effort into constructing an educational infrastructure that will enhance the quality of education at KNU and introduce new educational programs. For its efforts..
1111KNU Ranks Highly in Industry-University Cooperation
KNU Ranks Highly in Industry-University Cooperation In October, US News, the well-known American media for university assessment and rankings, released its annual list of the best 500 universities from 49 countries worldwide. In its latest report, 11 universities from South Korea, including KNU, were ..
1111KNU Students take Top Prizes in Fashion Design Contest
KNU Students take Top Prizes in Fashion Design Contest Several Kyungpook National University students majoring in clothing at KNU took top prizes in the Third Annual Design Contest hosted by Daegu City and Kyungpook Province. Kim Mi-Ju (age 22), won the Grand Prize of 5 million won and an all-..
0930“Hobanwoo” – KNU’s New Symbolic Animal
“Hobanwoo” – KNU’s New Symbolic Animal Kyungpook National University has chosen Hobanwoo as its symbolic animal. Hobanwoo is a traditional Korean bull with a striped tiger-skin pattern. It is also known as a kudzu bull due to the fact that its skin looks like the kudzu vine. ..
0522KNU Secures Highest Funding for LINC Business Project
KNU Secures Highest Funding for LINC Business Project Kyungpook National University (KNU) will secure the highest amount of government funding - 5.8 billion won per year for three years - after receiving a performance ranking of “excellent” in the second round of the Leading University Cooperation (LINC) P..
0331KNU Graduate School: Educating Global Leaders
KNU Graduate School: Educating Global Leaders Kyungpook National University’s graduate school is taking measures to enhance its post-PhD program. On March 20, a graduate school policy committee met to discuss ways of developing post-doctoral programs and drew up a blueprint for KNU graduate school advanc..
0314KNU College of Education Training and Internship Results
KNU College of Education Training and Internship Results On February 27, KNU held a conference to announce the first-round results of the Global Teacher’s University (GTU) training initiative. During the last winter vacation, KNU sent 23 students, including graduate and undergraduate students, to the US ..
0114Vice presidents from four Australian universities visited KNU
On November 26, 2013 vice presidents from four Australian universities visited KNU to promote and strengthen educational cooperation, joint research, and strategic relations, in a meeting organized by the Korean and Australian Departments of Education. The meeting was held as part of the 1st Korean-Austr..
1106KNU Welcomes its First Honduran Exchange Students
KNU Welcomes its First Honduran Exchange Students This semester Kyungpook National University welcomed its first Honduran exchange students. On the 2nd of September, UNITEC students Ricardo Escobar Murillo and Michelle Escobar Carias, both aged 21, and Andrea Coca, 23, began classes at KNU. This comes in the..