Professor and Chair
The School of Civil and Env. Eng.
Welcome to the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Yonsei University.
Civil and environmental engineering is a discipline with a comprehensive view, requiring the specialized knowledge in technology, economics and sociology, as well as humanities. We are responsible for developing secure and sustainable infrastructure by policy making, design planning, and construction life cycle management to improve the quality of life for the society.
The department has been together with Korea every moment to raise its status in the world since the beginning of the Korean construction industry, playing a crucial role in the economic development of Korea. We are currently doing all our best for education and research with passion to contribute to the development of the global construction industry while considering the future of the industry.
At the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Yonsei University, we aim to build a social and environment system that will lead the fourth industrial revolution era and improve quality of human life. The major focuses are on infrastructure technology, future energy technology, sustainable water resource management and environmental engineering technology, and advanced automation technology and information system. In order to accomplish our goal, we desire to cultivate and educate engineering experts with creativity and leadership, knowledge over global scale, superior intellect and emotional intelligence, and global-level research skills capable of coping with changing future environment.
Opportunity and risk are two sides of the same coin. It is a reward that is given to those who endeavor to make a change for the better and innovative accomplishments. Our program will give you invaluable experience to build your career, making the world (and beyond) yours. We dream to create a better and prosperous future and want you to be part of our journey.