Founding Philosophy

Founding Philosophy

To educate students become the ‘lighthouse leaders’ who can guide others to the right path and who strive to cultivate their characters through tireless exploration, practice and pursuit of humanistic purpose and values

Kwangwoon University’s founding philosophy is to establish and promote self-reliance in individuals. Diligence, Frugality, Seek thyself and Act

Founding Motto

Diligence : To work hard and honestly.  Frugality : To be frugal is to repay for what the country and nature provide you with. Seek thyself and Act : The studies and work you seek and explore for yourself are more fun and rewarding.