History

Establishment of Graduate School of Baduk Studies (M.A. Course)

1997 Establishment of the “Baduk Instruction Studies” course as a part of the Physical Education Faculty in the College of Arts and Physical Education (20 students enrolled)
1998 Independency of the Department of Baduk Studies within the College of Arts and Physical Education
1999 Increase of enrollment quota to 30
2000 Appearance of the first Bachelor of Art in Baduk Studies
2001 Establishment of Graduate School of Baduk Studies (M.A. Course)
First International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2003 Appearance of the first Master of Art in Baduk Studies
2nd International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2005 Dispatch of the first Korean Baduk instructors overseas (Finland, Germany, Belgium etc.)
3rd International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2006 Agreement with Osaka Commercial College in Japan
Establishing a “Baduk Instruction” Course within the Lifelong Education Program
4th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2007 10th Anniversary of the Department
2008 First Korean-Japan Baduk Symposium
5th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2009 Establishment of Baduk Studies Doctoral course at Graduate School
First Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in Korea
6th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2010 7th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
2nd Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in China
Establishment of the “Global Baduk CEO” Course within the Lifelong Education Program
Academic Seminar (Myongji University and Daebul University)
Baduk Exchange with Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunication (China)
2011 8th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
3rd Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in Korea
2012 First Baduk Exchange with the Chinese Wuhan University
4th Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in China
First Baduk Exchange with North-Eastern Federal University (Russia) in Korea
2013 9th International Conference on Baduk Studies (ICOB)
5th Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in Korea
First European Baduk Instructor Workshop (Germany)
2nd Baduk Exchange with North-Eastern Federal University in Russia
First Ph.D. holder in Baduk Studies
2014 3rd Baduk Exchange with North-Eastern Federal
University (Russia) in Korea
6th Academic Exchange with Shanghai University of Foreign Studies in China
2nd Baduk Exchange with the Wuhan University in China
2015 4th Baduk Exchange with North-Eastern Federal University in Russia
Academic Seminar (Myongji University and Daebul University)
2016 Establishment of the “Baduk Character Education” course in cooperation with the Gyeonggido Provincial Institute for Lifelong Learning
Academic Seminar (Myongji University and Daebul University)