Below you can check out the list of our undergraduate majors by the colleges they are offered. For each major, click the person icon on the right for the list of faculty members, their respective contact information and research details. The house icon on the right takes you to the website of the department.
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College of Liberal ArtsCollege of Liberal Arts
The Yonsei University College of Liberal Arts has been leading the liberal arts of Korea from the past to the present with its time-honored history and tradition.
- Korean Language and Literature
- Chinese Language and Literature
- English Language and Literature
- German Language and Literature
- French Language and Literature
- Russian Language and Literature
- Library and Information Science
The College of Commerce and Economics can be traced back to the former department of commerce of the Chosun Christian College which was established in March 1915, making it the oldest business school in Korea. It currently consists of the Department of Applied Statistics and the Department of Economics.
- Applied Statistics
The slogan of the College of Business is ‘Change the World, Lead the Future,’ and it aims to fulfill its dream and vision to teach our students to become creative leaders who can change the world and lead the future.
- Business Administration
The College of Science leads the Yonsei University with excellence and sincerity, as well as proceeding to fulfill our vision ‘raise creative/volunteering elites,’ and ‘create basic science research frontiers.’
- Earth System Sciences
- Atmospheric Sciences
The College of Engineering seeks to leap to our new goal as the world's first-class. In order to fulfill this goal we are striving to find new research areas to lead the future industry and teach our students to become creative individuals..
- Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Architectural and Urban Engineering
- Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Materials Science and Engineering
- Computer Science and Industrial Engineering
- Integrated Technology
- Systems Semiconductor Engineering
College of Life Science and BiotechnologyCollege of Life Science and Biotechnology
The College of Life Science and Biotechnology is going to become a world-class education and research institute leading the future technology in life science through an integrated research for basic life science, applied biotechnology, and medical bioscience.
- Systems Biology
The College of Theology has produced around 2,004 graduate students who are working in diverse fields of academics as well as media and education.
The College of Social Sciences has its origins in the former Department of Political Science of the Academy of Arts and Letters (now the College of Liberal Arts), founded in August 1946 as the Yonhi professional school and was raised to the status of Yonhi University. Later the Department of Law, established in May 1950 as the Academy of Arts and Letters was reorganized into the College of Liberal Arts, was added in 13th April 1954, to establish its present form.
- Political Science and International Studies
- Public Administration
- Social Welfare
- Area Studies
College of LawCollege of Law
Based upon the Yonsei Spirit of Truth and Liberty, the Yonsei University College of Law, has endeavored the creation of legal experts with excellence and decency, specifically “legal experts dedicated to the cause of democracy and justice” and “leaders with professional excellence and serving spirit.”
- College of Law
The College of Music aims to cultivate its students to be excellent musicians who have deep understanding in liberal arts and will actively participate in society.
- Church Music
- Instrumental Music
College of Human Ecology aims to cultivate talents who can contribute to individuals and the family by providing education on the micro level of environment to the macro level which allows the students to work in diverse service areas and professions.
- Clothing and Textiles
- Food and Nutrition
- Interior Architecture & Built Environment
- Child and Family Studies
- Human Environment and Design
Based on the Christian aspirations for truth and freedom and the national education ideals, the college seeks to meet the educational needs of modern times and the challenge of integrating formal and non-formal education.
- Physical Education
- Sport Industry Studies
The freshmen of Yonsei University (with the exception of student majoring medicine, dentistry, music and physical arts) are assigned to respective undergraduate colleges. University college has obtained expertise in liberal arts and academic guidance through its own professors who teach Understanding of Christianity, Writing, College English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, and academic advisors who take care of the education of the freshmen.
Underwood International College (UIC) is a highly selective, all-English, four-year liberal arts institution, which combines the intimate, elite learning environment of a liberal arts college with the faculty and resources of top research university in Korea.
In commemoration of 130th anniversary of Yonsei University’s founding, the Global Leadership Division Program (GLDP) was established to create a new international education paradigm in Korean university education.
YUCM’s educational goals are to nurture visionary leaders who will draw upon their professional training in medicine and related fields to contribute to the nation and humankind in the spirit of Christianity.
In the spirit of God, College of Dentistry cultivates students to have medical skills as well as creativity leading compassionate dentistry to serve humanity.
The Yonsei University College of Nursing is grounded in Yonsei University’s philosophy, the Christian spirit of truth and freedom, and the founding philosophy of Yonsei University Health System, Enlightenment, Christianity, and Cooperative spirit.
College of pharmacy provides a curriculum including Clinical pharmacy, Industrial pharmacy, Welfare state pharmacy. Students can choose the area they are interested in and the college aims to create leaders in many fields of study.