About Yonsei University
Yonsei University. As the oldest private university in Korea, Yonsei University was first established in 1885. Yonsei’s main campus is ensconced in a spacious, picturesque and natural setting that is located minutes away from of the economic, political, and cultural centers of Seoul's metropolitan downtown. Our 3,500 eminent faculty members conduct cutting-edge research across all academic disciplines. Our 18 graduate schools, 19 colleges and 131 subsidiary institutions plays host to a student body that consists of the most selective pool of high school and university graduates from around the world. Yonsei University College of Medicine is the medical college associated with Yonsei University.