Konkuk University, which is conveniently located in Seoul, is one of the leading comprehensive private universities in Korea, generally regarded as one of the top 10 universities out of over 370 universities and colleges.

The university has more than 600 full-time faculty members, offering over 100 undergraduate, 70 graduate, and 60 doctoral degrees. The university has a total enrollment of more than 24,000 undergraduate students and around 6,000 graduate students. Moreover, Konkuk boast of a diverse group of international students, around 2,200 in total, studying at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

As a research-oriented institution, Konkuk is renowned for its research conducted through its research centers and institutes headed by prestigious faculty members. Some of widely known academic disciplines include real state, economics, business administration, public administration, political science, humanities, veterinary medicine, aeronautical engineering, biomolecular science, industrial design, and animal bioscience & technology.