Established in 1964, Silla University is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Busan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Korea, Silla University is a coeducational higher education institution. Silla University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. Silla University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services. Silla University is a private university located in Busan, South Korea. In May 2009, it Ranked 26th in Asia for internationalization capacity (in the 2009 evaluation of major universities of 11 Asia nations by Britain special rating agency-QS and Chosun Ilbo). Ranked 26th in Asia (10th in the nation) for sending exchange students abroad. Ranked 51st in Asia (15th in the nation) for foreign professors. Ranked 62nd in Asia (20th in the nation) for international students. Silla University inherits the glorious tradition of Korean culture and makes a creative effort to pursue knowledge and truth. The ideology of education is to develop progressive leaders who will take the leading role in shaping the future and contribute to the mutual prosperity of mankind by developing a noble character.