Since its establishment as the Department of Nursing in 1996, the College of Nursing Science has been focusing on researches on nursing and community services based on its vision of ‘cultivating professional intellectuals of nursing who put their knowledge to use.’
The Master’s course of the graduate school opened its door in 1998, and the college established its doctorate course, the only one of its kind in Gangwon-do, in 2008, producing outstanding talents. In 2008, the Health Care Research Institute affiliated under KNU was established to demonstrate research and academic competence.
Most graduates from the College of Nursing Science are working in various fields and outstanding medical institutes around the county. The College of Nursing Science is striving to become a place of education to demonstrate its education and research competence as a flagship university and cultivate the professional nursing manpower that society requires.