|Location||25419, 4F, Engineering Building II|
|Address||2066, Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea (16419)|
Founded in 1965, the school has been committed to providing high quality education and research activities to promote the growth of petroleum and chemical industries. In response to the diversified challenges from many advanced chemical engineering fields, the scope has evolved over the years to encompass broader disciplines pertaining to nanotechnology, biotechnology, semiconuctor, energy and environment. The school has to date 7,005 alumni including 423 M.S. and 73 Ph.D. graduates who have contributed to various fields in industry and also in the engineering infrastructure of South Korea.
The school is geared to prepare for many different professional challenges of the 21st century by merging with the Department of Textile Engineering and Department of Polymer Science and Engineering (To see more detailed program about Polymer Science, go to Polymer Science webpage).
This merger placed the school as the largest chemical engineering program in Korea with 41 full-time tenure track faculty members and annual intake of more than 752 undergraduate students (with 28% of them females) of the highest calibre among all the engineering schools/departments at Sungkyunkwan University.