Chonbuk National University renamed (South Korea)

As of September 2019, the official name of Chonbuk National University has been changed to Jeonbuk National University.

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The Korean GED

Twice a year thousands of people without a high school diploma, and some with, sit for the examination that, if passed, will allow them to apply to university or college studies in South Korea. These applicants are adult learners who dropped out of high

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South Korea’s Credit Banking System Turns 20 - Part 2: Recent Changes

After 20 years, the South Korean Credit Bank System continues to grow in popularity, and the government continues to work to improve the transparency and accessibility of the program. After a series of recently passed legislation, the Ministry of Educati

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Gyeongsan University renamed (South Korea)

Gyeongsan University (경산₁대학교), a private university located in Gyeongsan City, North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea, was renamed Hosan University (호산대학교) in 2015. Note: This is a separate institution from Gyeongsang National University (경상대학교), a natio

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South Korea’s Credit Banking System Turns 20 - Part 1: A Look Back

Since its inception in 1998, the South Korean Credit Bank System has grown in leaps and bounds. From 1998 to 2007, the credit bank registered 279,530 lifelong learners striving for associate’s and bachelor’s degrees. From 2008 to 2017, over 1.1 million p

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