1970  
Jun. 20, 1973
Sungsim School Foundation is established.
Jan. 03, 1974
Sungsim Informaion High School opens.
1980  
Jan. 01, 1983
Sungsim College of Foreign Languages opens.
1990  
Oct. 07, 1992
The plan for establishing Youngsan University of International Affairs is approved.
Dec. 11, 1996
The charter for Youngsan University of international Affairs is authorized. Eight departments with 940 students are established. (Dept. of American Areas & Trade Studies, Dept. of European Areas & Trade Studies, Dept. of Asian Areas & Trade Studies, Dept, of Management Information System, Dept. of Hotel Management, Dept. of Computer Engineering, Dept. of Computer Science, Dept. of Advertising Design)
Mar. 10, 1997
The first Entrance Ceremony is held and Dr. Jeong, Chun-Koo takes office as the first president of the university.
Oct. 21st, 1997
our departments are added and the number of students increases to 1,460. (Dept. of International Relations, Dept. of Mass Communication, Dept. of Art, Dept. of Interior Design.)
May, 01, 1998
The name of the university changes to Youngsan University.
Oct. 19, 1998
The multiple-major school system is adopted. Eight schools and 24 majors with 1,680 students are established. (School of International Studies, School of Commerce & Finance, School of Business, School of Hotel Management, School of Law & Public Administration, School of Public Relations & Advertising, School of Computer & Information Engineering, School of Design)
Feb. 26, 1999
The first graduation ceremony is held.
Aug. 02, 1999
The Internet Business Incubator is selected as an entrepreneur by the Small and Medium Business Administration.
Aug. 05, 1999
The Office of Community Education is approved by the Ministry of Education.
Oct. 14, 1999
The School of Architecture Engineering and School of Multimedia Engineering are newly established with the increased student quota of 560 students. (10 schools and 32 majors with 2,360 students)
Nov. 02, 1999
The establishment of the graduate school is approved. (The Graduate School of Legal Affairs and Graduate School of Hotel and Tourism Management∙Business)
2000  
Jan. 11, 2000
The School of Multimedia Engineering receives financial support by the Ministry of Information and Communication.
Jan. 24, 2000
The Industrial-Educational Liaison Building is completed
Jan. 25, 2000
Dr. Youn, Kwan, former Chief Justice, takes office as the Honorary President. Dr. Yang, Sam-Sung, the chief lawyer of Hwabaek Law Firm, takes office as the Vice-President of Legal Affairs.
Feb. 16, 2000
Internet Business Incubator opens.
Mar. 25, 2000
Main Library is completed.
Jul. 18, 2000
The establishment of the Graduate School of Computer and Information Communication is approved. (three graduate schools with 120 graduate students)
Oct. 11, 2000
The School of Sports and Recreation is added. The total number of students increases to 2,360 in eleven schools with 33 majors.
Jan. 01, 2001
The name of the Office of Community Education changes to Office of Continuing Education
Feb. 13, 2001
The Graduate School of Computer and Information Communication receives financial support from the Ministry of Information and Communication.
Feb. 15, 2001
Dr. Bu, Gu-Wuck takes office as the second President of Youngsan University.
May 08, 2001
Youngsan University is designated as the official MAYA training center.
May 31, 2001
An educational-industrial liaison agreement is signed with major law firms in the Seoul area. (The law firms are Kwangjang, Mirae, Sejong, Uhyun, Yulchon, Chungjeong, Taepyungyang, and Hwabaek.)
Jun. 07, 2001
An educational-industrial liaison agreement is signed with two major law firms in the Busan area. (The law firms are Kukje and Chungryul.)
Mar. 01, 2002
The School of Information and Communication Engineering is established. (12 schools and 34 majors)
Jun. 20, 2002
An academic exchange agreement is signed with Kyunghee University and Hanyang University, Korea.
Oct. 15, 2002
The Busan campus, the second campus of Youngsan University, is approved by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development.
Nov. 18, 2002
Youngsan University is selected as the recipient of the Project for Strengthening the Competitiveness of Local Junior Colleges and Universities.
Mar. 01, 2003
Youngsan University and Sungsim College of Foreign Languages are combined. (with the total number of students, 2,740)
Dec. 31, 2003
The Graduate School of Information and Communication wins official commendation from the Ministry of Information and Communication.
Aug. 26, 2004
An academic exchange agreement is signed with University of Nevada, Las Vegas including the 2+2 dual degree program.
Feb. 15, 2005
The third president is inaugurated.
May 19, 2005
The Local Convention Center opens.
Nov. 17, 2005
The Vietnam Square opens. (The Vietnam's president was invited.)
Dec. 21, 2005
Raised to the status of regular four-year university from open university. (approved by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development.)
Feb. 09, 2006
Approved as a credit bank system (CBS)-accredited institute offering programs and courses. (Institute of Continuing Education)
Sep. 08, 2006
The ground-breaking ceremony for the law school dormitory is held.
Nov. 21, 2006
The 10th anniversary of the opening of the university is celebrated.
Mar. 01, 2007
The doctoral degree program of the Department of Real Estate is offered.
Jun. 13, 2007
Youngsan University wins NURI project (one large size project).
Jan. 25, 2008
Youngsan University wins NURI project (two small size projects).
Aug. 14, 2008
Establishing two departments, Department of Nursing Science and Department of Physical Therapy is approved.
Dec. 25, 2008
An academic exchange agreement for the law curriculum and educational method development is signed with Busan National University and Dong-A University.
Jan. 23, 2009
An academic exchange agreement for the law curriculum and educational method development is signed with Korea University.
Jan. 29, 2009
An academic exchange agreement for the law curriculum and educational method development is signed with Ewha Womans University.
Feb. 05, 2009
An academic exchange agreement for the law curriculum and educational method development is signed with College of Law of Seoul National University.
Feb. 19, 2009
The fourth president's inauguration is held.
Feb. 20, 2009
The 10th graduation ceremony is held.
May 01, 2009
Youngsan University wins the Project for Supporting Continuing Education (program-based category).
Jul. 30, 2009
Establishing Department of Dental Hygiene is approved.
Jul. 30, 2009
Ro, Chan-Yong is inaugurated as the 4th president of the Sungsim School Foundation.
Sep. 14, 2009
Youngsan University wins ISO 9001 certification.
2010  
Mar. 03, 2010
A doctoral degree program for Dept. of Beauty Art was established in the General Graduate School
Oct. 01, 2010
Acknowledged by the comprehensive university accreditation procedure (category of newly established universities)
Mar. 01, 2011
A doctoral degree program for Dept. of Hotel Management was established in the General Graduate School
May. 27, 2011
The proposed project for the support and promotion of continuing education (category of renovating the entire university system) was selected in 2011
Feb. 10, 2012
Yangsan and Haeundae campuses were acknowledged as one campus by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Feb. 17, 2012
The 13th graduation ceremony was held
Mar. 28, 2012
The proposed project for Leaders in Industry-college Cooperation (LINC) was selected by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Oct. 31, 2012
Lacquer Varnishing Art Institute was established (The first director being chair professor Chun, Yong-Bok)
Nov. 11, 2012
Th 30th anniversary ceremony was held
Jan. 31, 2013
The vision declaration ceremony for the LINC project was held/ Technopolis Industry-college Cooperation Center opened
Feb. 13, 2013
The 5th President Bu, Gu-Wuck was inaugurated
Feb. 15, 2013
The 14th graduation ceremony was held
Mar. 06, 2013
The Advanced Humanities Program (AHP) was established and its first class meeting was held
Apr. 18, 2013
Selected as the operating institute for smart app creations center by Small and Medium Business Administration
Jun. 14, 2013
Joint conference by three academic societies (Korean Association of Civil Law, Korea Association of Comparative Private Law, and Korea Society of Property Law) was held
Aug. 07, 2013
The 2013 project for the support and promotion of continuing education centered on universities won the first place
Dec. 27, 2013
Accredited by Korean University Accreditation Institute
Mar. 30, 2014
Selected as the first university nationwide recognized by WACS (World Association of Chefs Societies)
Apr. 28, 2014
A seminar on Korean and Chinese Law was held
May. 08, 2014
The second stage LINC project (field-based type in the east and south region) was selected
Jun. 12, 2014
Yangsan City Senior Startup Center opened
Jul. 01, 2014
The two proposed projects for University for Creative Korea were selected by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (K-food Star Chef Project and Project for Training Maritime Sports and Leisure Industry Experts
Aug. 12, 2014
Idea Incubator of the Industry-Academy Cooperation Foundation opened
Sep. 22, 2014
The 1st International Conference for Interdisciplinary Studies (ICIS) was held
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