Department of Public Administration

Institutional Member

Established in 1958, the Department of Public Administration at Yonsei University pioneered Public Administration program in South Korea and has since become a center for academic research and education in the field. The Department offers both undergraduate (BA) and graduate (MA and Ph.D.) programs in Public Administration and ranks as one of the top programs in the nation with 16 standing faculty members whose cutting-edge research is internationally recognized. Our alumni, a total of approximately 4,500 bachelors, 420 masters, and 110 Ph.Ds, play leading roles in government, finance, public and private corporations, academia, media, and NGOs. The Department takes pride in its tradition of sixty for its contribution to Korean society and now aims for global excellence in research and education.