- QS World University Ranking (2018–19) 86
- Korea University (or KU) was founded in 1905 as Bosung College by Lee Yong-Ik, Treasurer of the Royal Household.
- The college was named Korea University in August 1946.
- It is regarded as one of the oldest higher educational institutions in South Korea.
- In 2005, KU celebrated its 100th anniversary.
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