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History

Sungkyunkwan University
1398
The foundation of the first national education institute in Korea: Sungkyunkwan
1895

Sungkyunkwan converted to a modern four-year university

1953

The university is promoted to a comprehensity

1978

The Natural Sciences Campus is opened

1996

The Samsung Group joined the University Foundation

1998

600th Anniversary

1999

The Medical Building is constructed

2000 The 600th Anniversary Building is constructed
2001 The Research Plaza is constructed
2002 The Electronic Microscope Complex is constructed
2003 The inauguration of the 18th President : Dr. Jung-Don Seo
2004

The Law Building is constructed

2005

The International House is constructed

2008 Samsung Library is Constructed
2009 International Hall is Constructed
2011

The inauguration of the 19th President: Dr. Jun Young Kim

 

College of Biotechnology and Bioengineering History
1968
College of Agriculture and Animal Science is established
(Changed to College of Biotechnology and Bioengineering in 2012. 3.)
1976

Department of Food Science and Biotechnology is established

1978

Department of Bio-Mechatronic Engineering is established

1980

Graduate degree is estabilished in College of Agriculture and Animal Science

1985

Department of Genetic Engineering is established

2006

2 project-teams are selected as 2rd Brain Korea 21 Program

- New Generation Digital Life New-materal Production Line Engineer Promoting Team

- Generic Engineering Promoting Team

2013

1 project-team is selected as 3rd Brain Korea 21+ Program

- Creative Global Bio-medical Engineer Promoting Team)

2014

Academic Exchange Agreement with KRIBB

(Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology)

2016 Industy-University Collaboration with the GE Healthcare Korea
2017 Graduate degree has been separated on each department

 

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