Founded in 1957 through the union of Yonhi College and Severance Union Medical College, Yonsei University is a private research university and one of Korea’s three SKY universities, a group of universities widely regarded as the most prestigious in the country. Admission of the SKY universities is extremely competitive. Inside Korea, admission to a SKY university is widely considered as a determination of one’s career and social status. Each claiming to be the best private university in South Korea, Yonsei University and Korea University have had a rivalry that is longer and more intense than rivalries between other universities in South Korea. Yonsei University was ranked 36th in Reuters’ “The world’s most innovative university”. QS World University Rankings places Yonsei University at the 85th place worldwide.
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