The Korea National University of Cultural Heritage educates heritage experts who are able to conserve, manage, safeguard and utilize not only the national heritage of the Republic of Korea, but also the universe heritage of the human communities. We will proceed to become the heritage oriented university recognized beyond the Asia-Pacific region and worldwide.
Choe Jong-Ho (Ph.D. in Museology)
The Korea National University of Cultural Heritage
Our university is training heritage experts who conserve, manage, safeguard, and utilize Korea's national heritage according to the philosophy of national pride and cultural creation. Our University is playing a leading role in conserving, managing, safeguarding and utilizing not only the national heritage of the Korean people but also the universe heritage of the human communities.
Our heritage experts programs provide various depth of courses from basic course on safeguarding heritage to intensive courses on Bachelor's, Master's and Doctor's degrees combined with both theory and practices from the global perspective across the Asia-Pacific region. Teaching is on the spirit to make a new out of the old; learning is on the attitude to understand a new beyond the old; and executing is on the principle to perform a new through the old, based on the history and tradition of the Korean people. Through creativity and innovation, our university will progress to share values of cultural heritage with people in the world.
Our mission is to create a happy world with the heritage by releasing heritage experts equipped with the expertise, skills, experience, and capacity to practice what they think not only to conserve, manage, safeguard and utilize not only the national heritage of the Korean Peninsula, but also to the world across the Asia-Pacific region. Thank you.