Welcome to Ajou University Graduate School
The Graduate School of Ajou University is striving to become a world-class institution that practices respect for humanity, practicality, and globalization. As part of its efforts, the school is stressing academic convergence, academic-industrial cooperation, and the intensive cultivation of selected disciplines in humanities, social sciences, business administration, natural sciences, engineering, information technology, and medical sciences.
On its way to becoming a world-famous graduate institution, Ajou University runs dual degree programs and active educational exchanges with the cream of the crop of the best universities around the world. Ajou University is in the process of establishing its Graduate School as a cradle of world-class research with an outstanding educational environment.
The Graduate School of Ajou University is a hub for academic-industrial cooperation. With the growing linkage between the practical activities of universities and industry, the Graduate School of Ajou University will be playing a leading role in vitalizing academic-industrial research, based on its highly competitive research capacities, and will also be making a tremendous investment in the construction of a cutting edge environment for the development of industrial cluster-type academic-industrial research.
The keyword of research in the 21st century is technological convergence. The Graduate School of Ajou University has gained high recognition from the Korean government for being a leader in technological convergence thanks to its participation in the 1st-stage of the BK21 project, initiated and designed by the government in 1999, to foster world-class graduate schools and superb human resources.
In addition, the School of Medicine and the university’s general hospital, both located on the same Gyeonggi Province campus, have fostered the ideal conditions to emphasize the convergence of Biotechnology, Information Technology and Nanotechnology.
The Graduate School of Ajou University is the ideal place to help you realize your dream of becoming a leader in the globalized society of the future.
Dean, Graduate School