Sangmyung University Announcements

Sangmyung University (SMU) has a long and proud history, which was established in 1937. About 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled at twelve colleges and six graduate schools on three campuses in 2009. SMU has been educating young and capable talents who will contribute to the creation of culture and the general welfare of mankind in a spirit of truth, justice, and love.

SMU used to be a famous women's teacher training college of education which had produced numerous quality teachers in Korea. Cheonan Campus was established in 1985 and now, it is Korea's leading university which has specialized programs such as design college, art college, and Korean language education program.

SMU has a global affiliate network of reputable universities and research institutes in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, Mexico, Japan, China, Russia, Thailand, Taiwan and etc. through the exchange programs of information, professors, students, languages, cultures, and education.

SMU was evaluated to the first tier of universities in Korea by the Ministry of Education of Korea. It established a development strategy called "SMART2005" and "SMART2015" for the long-term sustainable development. And it will persist in its efforts to fortify its position as a leading university.