HIGH-TECH CITY ㅣ ENERGY BELT ㅣ MARTIME CITY ㅣHISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CITY (NEAR POHANG)
(Photo Credit: Pohang CityHall)
• Handong Global University is located just north of Pohang, South Korea only a mile from the East Sea.
• The beautiful mountain-top campus is designed to foster student learning, communal activities, and faith development. HGU provides a low-cost shuttle bus into the city so students can easily shop, visit cafes and restaurants, participate in church or volunteer services, and explore other parts of city life.
Seoul 2 hours and 30 mins by train
Busan 1 hour and 30 mins by bus
Daegu 30 mins by train
Gyungju (Historical city) 30 mins by bus
Jeju 50 mins by airplane
Japan (Fukuoka) 50 mins from Busan
China 2 hours from Seoul
Russia 3 hours from Seoul
Pohang is a high-tech city of over 500,000 people, making it similar in size to Omaha (USA), Brisbane (Australia), and Zhoukou (China). POSCO, the world’s fourth-largest steel company, is located in Pohang along with several research and engineering institutes. Pohang offers a lively social atmosphere with beaches, numerous restaurants (Korean, Chinese, Western, etc.), coffee shops, cultural events, mountains, and historical sites. Please visit the wesite to check more information: https://www.pohang.go.kr/eng/index.do