Nam-gu, Korea (south)
University description (as per official university website)
Since its establishment, the UOU has contributed to the development of Korea by producing competitive work force. Now with the support of Hyundai Heavy Industries, the UOU is ready to become a global institution.
The UOU’s accomplishments are well recognized nationally and internationally. The UOU was ranked 8th nationally and 272nd worldwide in terms of SCI publications (2007). Also, the UOU has been placed among the best universities for 3 consecutive years by Korean Council for University Education. The UOU is not satisfied with its accomplishments. With a geographical advantage at the center of Korean industry, the UOU continues to develop into a specialized and globalized educational institution.
The UOU is currently conducting ‘World-Class Programs’ in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Medicine. Also the UOU is carrying out various projects which every UOU student benefits from.
The UOU is soon celebrating its 40th anniversary. The UOU will continue to play a crucial role for the local community and the nation.