About HALLA

University History

2000

2017
02 Certified as a quality assured university by International Education Quality Assurance System of Ministry of Education, National Research Foundation of Korea
04.12 Signed an agreement on international student transfer with Korea University, Sejong Campus
2016
Certified for the exceptional 'International Education Quality Assurance System' by Ministry of Education for 3 consecutive years
03.11 Agreed on expert training and academy industry cooperation with Jeju Food and Wine Festival
06 Selected to educate government sponsored international students in associate degree programs for the last 3 consecutive years to 2017
09.26 Signed MOU with Northern Michigan University
2015
Signed MOU on academic cooperation about hotel and tourism with Hotellerie Suisse (Swiss Hotel Association)
CHU and Greenland Group, China agreed on academy industry cooperation in order to train global talents
Signed a cooperation agreement with Korea 3D Printing Association
Sponsored to build Tech Shop in 2015 by Small and Medium Business Administration
Confucius Institute at CHU received Confucius Institute of the Year award at the 10th International Confucius Institute Conference.
2014
The entire students of Department of Nursing passed the national license exam in the first year of approval as a 4 year bachelor degree program.
Certified for 'International Education Quality Assurance System' by Ministry of Education
The only junior college, named as 'International Cooperation Leading University' by Ministry of Educationand National Research Foundation of Korea.
Selected for To the World Project by Ministry of Education
Selected as a model college to educate government sponsored international students in associate degree programs in 2015
Achieved the top overseas employment rate for 3 consecutive years
Regained its title of WCC(World Class College)
Accredited as 'Specialized University for Horse Industry' by Ministry of Agriculture & Food and Rural Affairs
2013
Approved for operating Bachelor's degree courses and Associate of Arts degree courses simultaneously for the first time in Korea.
Approved for operating Bachelor's degree courses and Associate of Arts degree courses simultaneously for the first time in Korea.
Approved to operate both bachelor's and associate degree courses simultaneously for the first time in Korea (by Jeju Special Self-Governing Province)
Signed a cooperation contract with Daejin Animation for academy-industry exchange to produce cultural content experts.
Contracted business cooperation to train experts in smart mobile application convergence technology
Department of Architecture Design signed MOU with POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE(PTC), Mongolia.
Department of Early Childhood Education signed MOU with that of Margard University, Mongolia.
Selected for a lifelong education provider project by Ministry of Education for 5 consecutive years
Department of Early Childhood Education was rated as A, which is awarded to the most excellent teacher training institutes by Ministry of Education,Korean Educational Development Institute.
Agreed to share facilities with Nohyung Middle School.
Achieved the highest overseas employment among Korean junior colleges for 2 consecutive years.
CHU Library was awarded "Best Institute" by Korean Academic Information Association.
Signed MOU with Bindingsung Board of Health, Vietnam, regarding KOFIH's Private and Public Cooperation Projects for Health Care.
CHU, Jeju High School and Eland Park signed Academy-Industry Cooperation Contract.
Agreed to cooperate with Nanjing Commerce High School, Namso (Liaoning) Province, China.
Contracted to cooperate with Jeju Office of Education for Chinese Language and Culture Educational Exchange Program
2012
Designated as an institution evaluation certified university (Korea Council for University College Education)
Designated as a Superior College for Education Capacity Strengthening Project 5 years in a row (The ministry of Education, Science, and Technology)
Designated as a LINC (Leaders in INdustry-university Cooperation) (The ministry of Education, Science, and Technology)
2011
Appointed for 2011 Youth and Social Entrepreneur Promotion Project (Korea Social Enterprise Promotion Agency)
Designated as a Superior College for Education Capacity Strengthening Project 4 years in a row (The ministry of Education, Science, and Technology)
Designated as a central university for lifelong education in relation to 2011 university lifelong education activation support project (National Institute for Lifelong Education)
Leading college production project in overseas students Education collaborating with international industrial bodies (The ministry of Education, Science, and Technology)
Designated for "College Representative Brand Project" (The ministry of Education, Science, and Technology)
Designated for WCC (World class college)
Changed name as Cheju Halla University
Approved for establishing 4 year Bachelor's Course in the dept. of Nursing
2010
overseas employment agreement with Shiga Koken Hotel Association, Japan
An employment agreement with Jeju Tourism Organization
Selected as Outstanding College by the Korea Foundation for the Promotion of Private Schools
Host to the Jeju Free International City Cultural Tourism Academic Symposium
Special recognition by Local Social Service Youth Association (Ministry of Health and Welfare, Jeju)
2008
Operation of joint education program with Nursing School at Newcastle University, Australia
Selection by National IT Industry Promotion Agency as IT Specialist Training Enterprise
Most Outstanding Specialized Technical College Award (Ministry of Education, Science and Technology)
2008 Excellent College for Graduate Employment Award (Ministry of Education, Science and Technology)
Selected as Most Outstanding Technical College - Department of Music (Korean Council for College Education)
Approval for operation of Bachelor's Degree programs - Dept. of Tourism and Dept. of Computers and Communications Technology
Conclusion of cooperative exchange agreement with Jeju Naval Defense Headquarters
Change of title from dean to president and vice-dean to vice-president
39 students graduate from bachelor's degree programs
Selected for support in providing suitable employment for graduating female students (Ministry of Gender Equality and Family)
Selected as the 2009 Best Career Support College(Ministry of Labor)
Official opening of the Confucius Institute
Most Outstanding Technical College Providing Excellence in Education Award (Ministry of Education, Science and Technology)
Special recognition as cultural organization for participatory cultural development
Selected for specialized cultural contents education
A MOU with Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality (SSTH) to provide dual-degree program
Selected as managing organization of Small and Medium-sized Business Training Consortium
A MOU with KCTV and Jeju Special Self-Governing Province to jointly develop Chinese news program
A MOU with the University of Chichester to provide a collaborative education program and a dual degree program
2007
Academy-industry agreement formed with Jeju MBC
Recognition for excellence in graduate employment rate (Ministry of Education, Science and Technology)
Approval for operation of Bachelor's Degree programs - Dept. of Nursing and Dept. of Health Sciences (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
2006
Award for contribution to designation of Jeju as Safe and Healthy City through Core Skill-TLP education in nursing program (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Award for On-demand Education (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development) 1,807 enrolled students
2005
Support for program of restructuring academic curriculum for IT majors (Ministry of Information and Communication)
Extension of program for supporting cultural-content organizations (Ministry of Culture and Tourism)
Extension of program for educating nursing professionals through Problem Based Learning (PBL) method
Award for collaboration with industry in expanding 'On-site Training Academy'
Sponsor college for New University for Regional Innovation (NURI) program (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Sponsor college for Regional Innovation System (RIS) (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy)
Specialized College in Generating Student Potential in Digital Content Award (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy)
2003
Special recognition for practicing 'simulation learning system' to enhance student capability in nursing and public health (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Special recognition for nurturing experienced and professional human resources through the 'Problem Based Learning' (PBL) method (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Award for Industry-Demand Structured Education System (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
High School-College Collaboration Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Special recognition for excellence in hosting vocational high school open contests (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
2002
Excellent Internet Education Programs Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Special recognition for the Problem Based Learning method (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Excellent College for Industry-Demand Education Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Award for Excellence in Hosting Vocational High School Open Contests (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Special recognition for IT program (Ministry of Information and Communication)
2001
Emergency Medical Personnel Education Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
Special recognition for adoption of the Problem Based Learning (PBL) method (Ministry of Education and Human Resources)
IT Specialists Education Award (Ministry of Information and Communication)
2000
Establishment of Emergency Medicine Education Center and Excellent Management Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)

1990

1999
Culinary Arts Department receives Excellence in Specialization Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
International Tourism Education Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
1998
School name changed to Cheju Halla College
Nursing and Health Care Personnel Education Award (Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development)
1991
School name changed to Halla Junior College

1980

1985
Campus moves to 1534 Nohyeong-dong, Cheju City
1983
Government authorization to change name to Cheju Nursing and Health Sciences Junior College
1982
Ownership transferred to Halla Foundation

1970

1982
Government Authorization for Cheju Nursing Junior College Cheju Nursing Junior College opened
1973
Cheju Nursing Academy opened
1972
Government authorization for Cheju Nursing Academy
1971
Approval by the Ministry of Health and Welfare as a Nursing Academy

1960

1969
Government authorization for the establishment of a Public Junior Nursing Academy