Korea National University of Transportation

The Korea National University of Transportation (KNUT) is a public, national university in Chungju City, North Chungcheong province and Uiwang City, Gyeonggi province, South Korea. The university was created in 2012 by merging Chungju National University and Korea National Railroad College. Chungju National University was established in 1962 in Chungju, which is one of the public Universities that established after independence. Korea National University is the only public university specialized and focused their education and research on transportation and communication on top of Engineering and Technology. After merging with Korea National Railroad College, it has 3 campuses across Korea; main campus in Chungju, biotechnology and nursing campus in Jeongpeung and transportation and communication campus in Seoul. It enrolls about 200 graduate and 8,000 undergraduate students, and employs about 295 professors. The president of the University is Dr. Park joon-hoon.


The university’s undergraduate and graduate offerings are provided through its seven colleges and one school:

College of Engineering

College of Construction Engineering and Design

College of Advanced Science and Technology

College of Humanities

  • Department of English Language & Literature
  • Department of English
  • Department of Chinese
  • Department of Music
  • Department of Creative Writing
  • Department of Sports & Health Science

College of Social Sciences

College of Health and life Sciences

College of International, Social and information Science

  • Department of Early Childhood Education
  • Department of Computer Multimedia Engineering
  • Department of Social Welfare
  • Department of International Business & Commerce

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences

This school offers various general and introductory courses. It focuses on planning curricula to cultivate empowered students with global and creative minds. Students will mainly take courses such as on social and pure sciences, Korean language, foreign languages, humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.Homepage