Purpose of Establishment
In welcoming the 21st century which emphasizes quality of life, the Graduate School of Housing and Urban Planning aims to combine and integrate the accumulated working knowledge of the Korea Land and Housing Corporation and the research achievements of the Land & Housing Institute to the systematic education system of the university. We will cultivate a high-quality professional workforce specialized to lead the housing industry and culture, and enhance the international competitiveness of the housing industry through joint research development and education in the industry, university, and research institute. We will form quality living environments and achieve a housing culture of world-class quality.
Objective of establishment
  • Achieve a world-class high quality workforce cultivation system for the housing industry, which combines the education system of the university, the working knowledge of the Korea Land and Housing Corporation, the research knowledge of the Land & Housing Institute, and the professional technology of related industries.
  • Establish an education and research system to create an innovative housing culture which is one of the pillars of a cultural project and is the key to national competitiveness in our future society.
  • Revive the construction industry which had slowed down after entering into the international construction market of Middle East Asia, by pioneering a world construction market based on the record and experience of global level housing construction.
  • In preparation for unification, predict the housing problems of a unified Korea, and prepare a method to effectively respond to various issues.
  • Maximize the completeness of education with multidimensional education which includes theory, research participation, and practical fieldwork.
  • Invite experts from each area of housing industry and culture as affiliated professors to activate empirical education and joint research.
  • Share facilities and equipment for experiment and research to improve the educational and research environment. Joint promotion of low-cost and effective housing related to research and development.
  • Provide reeducation and training opportunities as specialized professional courses, and provide opportunity to improve the quality of the general housing culture
Operation of curriculum
Course Duration Semester Class type Credit Awarded degree
Master 2 years 6 months 2 semesters per year Night 27 Professional degree
Conferred Degree Types
Department Degrees

Department of Built Environment and Building Service Engineering

Master of Science in Engineering

(Major in Built Environment and Building Service Engineering)

Department of Construction Science for Housing and Urban Architecture

Master of Science in Engineering

(Major in Construction Science for Housing and Urban Architecture)

Department of Housing and Architectural Design

Master of Science in Engineering

(Major in Housing and Architectural Design)

Department of Housing and Urban Management

Master of Science

(Major in Housing and Urban Management)

Department of Housing & Urban Development

Master of Science in Engineering

(Major in Housing & Urban Development)

Education goals and system
  • EDUCATION GOALS AND SYSTEM
  • OBJECTIVES FOR EDUCATION
  • 01. realize open education system
    02. teach and research professional knowledge and technology
    03. cultivate hard-working and talented
    workforce to contribute to
    national industry
    development
  • IDEALS FOR EDUCATION
  • Cultivate specialized professionals with open education system
  • EDUCATIONAL GOAL
  • 01. pioneer open education 02. lead information society 03. contribute to national competitiveness
Ideals for education
In welcoming the 21st century which emphasizes quality of life, there is need for future-oriented housing construction and supply which correspond to the changes in the global environment, to advances in science and technology, and to increases in demand for a comfortable and safe residential life. The Graduate School of Housing aims to combine and integrate the accumulated working knowledge of the Korea Land and Housing Corporation and the research achievements of the Land & Housing Institute to the systematic education system of the university. We will cultivate a high-quality professional workforce specialized to lead the housing industry and culture, and enhance the international competitiveness of the housing industry through joint research development and education of the industry, university, research institute, and government. We will form a quality living environment and achieve a housing culture of world-class level.
Objectives for education
  • Establish foundation for future residential life through integration of science technology, culture, and policy responding to changes in society
  • Development and research of technology needed for housing planning, design, production, and maintenance, for conservation of the global environment, energy resources, and safe and comfortable residence and housing culture
  • Grow into a global education research institute in the housing area which provides the systematic education and research system of the university, the working knowledge and research achievements of Korea Land and Housing Corporation, and the professional technology of relevant industries
  • Cultivate a housing professional workforce to pioneer and lead in the world construction market based on superior housing construction experience
  • Develop policies to predict and effectively respond to the housing issues of a unified Korea
Vision
  • develop into an international housing specialized graduate school
  • expand activities of supporting housing policies and technology of third world
  • research housing industry of North Korea in preparation for unification
  • establish cooperative visiting research with foreign renowned universities
  • separate establishment of lifelong education institute for housing area
  • operate exchange system with foreign renowned universities
  • establish research institute for housing area with global positioning
  • attract international organizations for housing technology
  • establish the knowledge industrialization education for housing industry
  • establish education system as the only housing graduate school internally and externally
  • possess incubator function for distributing technology jointly developed by industry, university, and institute, and support ventures in housing industry
  • establish system for cultivating superior professional workforce and reeducation
  • operate real project centered education focusing on the field
  • establish exchange system for housing industry technology and information internally and externally
  • develop full-time and part-time curriculum
  • operate curriculum for diverse students