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Jul.5
Signed MOU with YTN
Signed MOU with Road Traffic Authority
May.30
Six project teams re-selected to carry out the Ministry of Education's 2016 University for Creative Korea (CK)--Tied for first place in the Seoul metro area
Apr.14
Selected to carry out two BK21 PLUS projects sponsored by the Ministry of Education and National Research Foundation of Korea
Mar.1
Matriculation ceremony was held (4,275 new students)
Feb.25
Commencement ceremony was held for the graduates of 2015 (57 doctorate, 292 master's, 3,272 bachelor's degrees)
Feb.3
Symposium "New Paradigm of College Liberal Education for the 21st Century" was hosted by Gachon Liberal Arts College
Dec.25
Seoul Ring Expressway Transfer Station (EX-HUB) opened at Gachon Univ. Station
Dec.23
College of Pharmacy was selected to be in charge of founding Hanoi Univ. of Pharmacy in Vietnam
Nov.17
Signed MOU with Korea Software Property-Right Council
Nov.4
Career Development Center for the Creative Economy opening ceremony was held
Nov.3
Signed MOU with National Council of Saemaul Undong Movement
Oct.6
Selected by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning as the software research university with KRW11 billion grant for six years
Oct.5
Selected as a Career Development Center for a Creative Economy by the Ministry of Employment and Labor
Sept.7
Signed MOU with the Korea Expressway Corporation
Sept.2
Selected two years in a row as an outstanding college in the Young Dream's College Review sponsored by Donga Ilbo
Aug.31
Awarded top A-class status in the Ministry of Education's first Universities' Structure Reform Evaluation
Aug.20
Commencement ceremony for the graduating classes of 2014 was held (38 doctorates, 251 masters, 1,072 bachelor¡¯s degrees)
Jul.6
Selected as ACE (Advancement of College Education) in the Undergraduate Leading Program co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Korean Council for University Education
Became the only college in Gyeonggi and Incheon area to become selected four years in a row
Jul.1
Signed MOU with Seongnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry
May 9
Hosted the 11th Gachon Drawing Contest for Children
May 8
Held a ceremony in commemoration of the 76th anniversary of Gachon University
Apr.10
College of BioNano Technology at Gachon Univ. is selected as the most outstanding college in the bio medical field in the "Evaluation of University Education from the Perspective of Industry," co-sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Korean Council for University Education
Apr.1
Urban Renewal and Disaster Prevention Center signed business agreement for mutual growth with Korea Remodeling Association
Selected as the college to carry out the Ministry of Employment and Labor's "IPP Type Study and Work Project"
Mar.2
Matriculation ceremony was held (4,290 students enrolled)
Mar.1
Revamped the college organization
Global campus with 10 colleges, 3 undergraduate studies (9 majors), 45 departments
Medical campus with 4 colleges, 9 departments
Mar
Gachon Leadership Center changed name (from Gwanghwa Education Center to Gachon Leadership Center)
Hawaii-Gachon Global Center changed name (from Gachon-Hawaii Education Center to Hawaii-Gachon Global Center)
Feb.26
Commencement ceremony for the graduating classes of 2014 was held (47 doctorates, 343 master¡¯s, 3,254 bachelor¡¯s degrees)
Feb.15
Selected as the college certified for its competency in the recruitment and management of foreign and international students for the 2014 academic year
Feb.26
Signed MOU with Gyeonggi-do Training Institute of Education
Jan.28
Signed MOU with Korea Institute of Public Administration
Nov.6
Signed MOU with Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam
Oct.20
Signed MOU with Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia
Oct.14
Signed MOU with Pokhara University's School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nepal
Signed MOU with Institute of Medicine at Tribhuvan University
Oct.1
Gachon Hall opening ceremony was held
Sept.26
The First Gachon Pride Alumni Evening was held
Aug.25
Selected as an outstanding college in 2014 Young Dreams College Review by Joongang Ilbo
Jul.8
Signed university-industry collaboration agreement with the Korea Disaster Prevention Association
Signed university-industry collaboration agreement with Korea District Heating Corp.
Jul.1
Tied for the first place in the Seoul Metro area for the Ministry of Education's 2014 University for a Creative Korea (CK-II), six project teams receive KRW20 billion for five years, KRW4 billion a year
Jun.20
Gachon Hall construction was completed (main building of the university)
May 15
Signed a joint research agreement with the Korea Transport Institute
Apr.30
Signed MOU with King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Honorary Doctor of Public Administration degree awarded to Badram A.O. Alomar, the president of King Saud Univ.
Apr.22
President Lee Gil Ya inducted as the president of the Council for Presidents of Universities in Gyeong-in Region
Mar.28
Signed MOU with Hanoi Architectural University, Vietnam
Mar.2
Revamped the college organization of
Gachon University with 11 colleges, 3 undergraduate studies (10 majors), 40 departments
Medical campus with three colleges, 8 departments
Feb.25
Signed MOU with the the Kao Yuan Universtity, Taiwan
February
Matriculation ceremony and orientation for freshmen were held at Youth Center at Oak Valley, Wonju, Gangwon-do
Commencement was held (2,986 bachelors, 279 masters, 81 doctorate degrees)
Jan.30
Signed MOU with Wenzhou Medical University, China
Nov.1
Signed MOU with Columbia College, U.S.A.
Oct.30
2013 One-day Market, a bazaar for the Love Scholarship, was held
Sept.13
2013 Foreign Students Culture Festival was held
Sept.9
Signed MOU with Shoolini University, India
Aug.26
Signed university-Industry collaboration agreement with Korea Franchise Association
May.24
Signed university-industry collaboration agreement with Korea Testing Certification
Apr.16
Signed MOU with ISC-Paris School of Management, France
Apr.1
Signed MOU with Ulaanbaatar University, Mongolia
Mar.5
Signed MOU with Seoul Bar Association for mutual growth
Mar.2
Revamped university organization of
Gachon University with 12 colleges, 66 departments (3,459 students enrolled)
Medical Campus with 3 colleges, 8 departments (525 students enrolled)
Jan.30
Signed MOU with University of Nebraska, U.S.A.
Jan.13
President Lee Gil Ya received a plaque from the United Korean Associates of Hawaii for contributions to the development of the Korean community in Hawaii
Jan.30
Gachon International Center for foreign and international students opened
November
Signed a business agreement with Korea Gas Corporation for " Research into the Altaic Language and Culture"
Nov.13
Signed MOU with University of Arizona, U.S.A.
Nov.10
2012 Foreign Students Culture Festival was held
Oct.8
Winner of the 26th Inchon Award in the public service category, sponsored by Donga Ilbo and Inchon Foundation
Signed MOU with National Institute of Fine Art and Design, Uzbekistan
Sept.12
Signed a government-university collaboration agreement with Gyeonggido Office of Education
Aug.6
Signed an academic exchange agreement with KIMEP University, Kazakhstan
Jul.23
Gachon Univ., Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education, and Gyeonggido Office of Education signed an MOU on educational contributions
May.2
Signed a government-university collaboration agreement with Incheon City Government and Incheon Development & Transformation Corporation
Mar.14
President Lee Gil Ya was selected as one of the ¡°150 Women Who Shake the World¡± by Newsweek Magazine
Mar.2
Integrated Gacheon Univ. opened. Gachon Univ. (Seongnam) 11 colleges, 64 departments (3,459 students enrolled)
Medical Campus (Incheon) 3 colleges, 8 departments (525 students enrolled)
Feb.16
Gachon Hall (main building) construction began
Feb.2
Hawaii-Gachon Global Center opened
Jan.26
Gachon University Medical School and Harvard Medical School (USA) signed an agreement for a joint degree program
Jan.1
Signed MOU with Northwestern University, U.S.A.
Nov.29
Gachon Univ., Seongnam City Government, Eulji Univ., Dong Seoul Univ., and Shingu College sign a government-university collaboration agreement
Nov.21
Signed MOU with Army Cadet Military School
Nov.3
Signed MOU with University of Malaya, Malaysia
Oct.18
Signed MOU with George Mason University, U.S.A.
Jul.11
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology approved the merger of Kyungwon Univ. and Gachon Medical School
Mar.2
Signed MOU with the Police Academy
Apr.29
Submitted a request for a merger between Kyungwon Univ. and Gachon Medical School to the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Apr.22
Gyeongwongil Oriental Medicine Hospital opened
Mar.2
Revamped university organization
3 undergraduate studies, 61 departments, 4 majors (3,157 students enrolled, 2,927 for daytime classes, 230 for nighttime classes)