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Huichon • Economics • Law
The university has over 25,000 students enrolled. The university is primarily an Engineering school, although it has expanded to other fields including Economics and Law. There are 19 disciplines in which students can acquire a Master's Degree and 36 disciplines for undergraduate study.
Hamhŭng • Civil Engineering, Contruction • Mechanical Engineering • Chemistry • Cultural Studies
Pyongyang • Bank, Insurance • Electrical, Electronic • Nuclear Industry
Kim Chaek University of Technology was originally part of Kim Il Sung University before it was established as the Pyongyang College of Technology (平壤工業大學)" in 1948. In 1951, during the Korean War, the college's name was changed to "Kim Chaek College of Technology (金策工業大學)" In 1988, the college was elevated to a university (綜合大學). Between 1981 and 1993, a large-scale construction program doubled the size of the campus to its present size of 400,000m2. The university's programs in nuclear reactors, nuclear electronics, nuclear fuel and nuclear engineering specialize in training nuclear researchers and technical personnel. Graduates are reportedly posted to the Yŏngbyŏn Nuclear Research Center or to nuclear facilities in Packch'ŏn-kun.
The university has 18 departments (學部) and about 80 programs (學科), about 10,000 students and 2,000 staff. There are 10 research institutes and one graduate school (博士院). There are 54 laboratories and a library with about 600,000 volumes. The campus has a total area of 400,000 square meters.
The Science and Education Department (科學敎育部) under the Korean Workers Party Central Committee (朝鮮勞動黨中央委員會) exercises overall supervision, but the Department of Higher Education (高等敎育部) in the Ministry of Education (敎育省) manages administrative affairs. There are also education bureaus under the people's committees in every city and/or province (市·都 人民委員會敎育局) that contribute to the formation of education policy, and the local education bureau could provide some input for the school.
As of 6 January 2007, Ri Won Chil is the vice president.
In 2012, a few students worked with Nosotek and Koryo Tours to create Pyongyang Racer, a racing video game that promotes tourism in North Korea.
Pyongyang • Chemistry • Physics • Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology
Pyongyang • Medicine, General, Internal
Pyongyang • Languages, Philology, Linguistic Studies
Pyongyang • Music • Dance
The university's education system consists of four- to five-year regular courses and two- to three-year special courses. There is also an additional 2 year kindergarten course, 4 year primary course and a 3 year preparatory course for young musicians and performers.
Originally the Pyongyang Dance College, founded on March 1, 1949, the university combined with the Pyongyang Art College in 1972 to become the Pyongyang University of Music and Dance. Its newly developed buildings saw the "on-the-spot" guidance Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il whilst being built.