We will award the Wisdom Scholarship to students who are committed to learning and developing their competence ; the Compassion Scholarship to students who are in need of financial support ; and the Endeavor Scholarship to students who are boldly venturing into the unknown.
This scholarship is awarded to Buddhist youths who practice and promote the Buddhist religion. The scholarship is available to any student who can practice Buddhism sincerely. The beneficiaries will participate in various activities such as University Buddhist services, temple stays, Buddhist events, volunteer work at welfare facilities and Buddhist pilgrimage tours.
We will provide graduate school students with programs to enhance their academic and research capacities and improve their research environments. Our goal is to foster world-class researchers who will lead the knowledge society of the future. We will support undergraduate students with the ability and academic passion to pursue further education at graduate school and their academic and research activities.
This fund aims to foster “youth entrepreneurs” who will venture into new fields with creative ideas and passion. As a “Leading University for Business Startup” selected for eight consecutive years, we will integrate startup-related functions including startup education, promotion and incubation and provide students with an entrepreneurial environment where they can start businesses for themselves.
This fund will be set up in preparation to win external research contracts at the scale of 100 billion won and to enhance our research capacity. We will build a favorable research environment by enhancing research funds and infrastructure support for core faculty, building a support system tailored to leader/mid-career/early-career researchers and enhancing project research spaces and high-end research equipment.
We will provide graduate school students with programs to enhance their academic and research capacities and improve their research environments. Our goal is to foster world-class researchers who will lead the knowledge society of the future. We will support undergraduate students with the ability and academic passion to pursue further education at graduate school and their academic and research activities, while promoting global academic research programs.
Dongguk University aims to go beyond academia to create jobs through technology commercialization and support the innovative growth of entrepreneurs. We are committed to fostering the university-industry collaboration ecosystem, where the community and the University, and entrepreneurs and students can achieve mutual growth.
The construction of the Lotus Hall on campus will further elevate the values and prestige of Dongguk. The hall will serve as the University’s new main gate and a landmark of the city. It will provide spaces where Dongguk alumni and students, Buddhism and humanity, Korea and the world can communicate with one another, and where past, present and future coexist. The Lotus Hall will embody the iconic image of a prestigious global university.
The University is planning to expand its residence halls to attract outstanding students and accommodate the increased influx of international students, which is expected as a result of our enhanced global capacity. We are committed to providing an atmosphere in which students may focus on academic affairs, while easing their financial burden.
Dongguk University will innovate its educational infrastructure to nurture young creative talents. We are committed to securing our position as an education leader in Korea by creating an innovative environment responding to the intelligent information society of the 21st century.