The University of Ulsan (UOU) was founded on February 19, 1969 as the Ulsan Institute of Technology. The University was promoted to a full-fledged University on March 1, 1985. The university is located in Mugeo-dong, Ulsan, South Korea. The University currently has approximately 10,500 students enrolled.
The city of Ulsan has been recognized as the Korean city which was built around the corporate base of the multinational Hyundai conglomerate. Thus, the Hyundai Conglomerate announced its plan to give 40 billion won to assist a variety of university-industry cooperation projects.
UOU Graduate School has established competitive education programs and research systems by nurturing Master and Doctoral degree specialists required by local industries, and by building innovative research systems for leading the developments of local industries under the goal of growing as "Mecca of cutting edge knowledge, the Cradle of academic-industrial cooperation and the Birthplace of global leaders." The university provided various scholarships to secure outstanding students and attracted international students for the globalization. By participating in National Projects and academic-industrial cooperation programs such as BK 21 program, WCU.
University of Ulsan is ranked 90th among the Universities in the World which were founded less of than 50 years ago.
A majority of colleges at the University of Ulsan have individual research institutes. The aim of these institutes is to promote research into various academic fields and to publish relevant findings resulting from these investigations. The research institutes provide a link for cooperation between the university, the industry, and the private and public sectors. The University of Ulsan has 15 research institutes.
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from The University of Ulsan that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.