The department of Judo is a world class department that succeeds in the tradition of Korean Judo. Through the theory and practice of Judo, both the students and alumni have achieved excellent records in international competitions including Olympics so as to raise the reputation of Korea and contribute to the development of physical exercise fields in Korea.
It is possible to acquire the instructor’s license for physical exercise practice, class 2 of Judo instructor course and license of judgment after the course. After the graduation, it is possible to work as specialists in various physical exercise fields such as sports related institutes, public officers, policemen, and security service fields etc. Also, it is possible to undergo in-depth academic activities in the graduate school.
The department of Judo researches high class of technique and systematic instruction methodology so as to educate the excellent instructors to maintain and develop the uniqueness and superiority of Korean Judo.
The curriculum of the department of Judo is classified into two years of basic major and 2 years of specified major courses.
During the basic major period, there are not only basic practices of Judo but also seasonal sports class such as outdoor education and ski etc along with basic technique of Judo programs.
The specified major period prepares students for international competition based on in-depth practices as well as the final steps of Judo techniques. Also, by acquiring the rules, instruction, on-site practice, training methodology and sports education, it prepares the students for careers after graduation.
The department of Judo actively supports students based on the curriculum systems that will allow them to acquire qualification for assorted licenses.
As the only department of Judo in Korea, it is the best department for teaching the tradition of Korean Judo. With excellent records from international competitions, the alumni has contributed to the development of Korean physical exercise as well as the reputation of Judo around the world.
The department of Judo co-hosts the Yong In University Presidential Judo Competition with the Korean Judo Association so as to contribute to the development of Korean Judo as well as the reputation of Judo. It has acquired high ranks of records throughout international competitions such as the Olympics, Asian games, Universiade competitions etc so that it has raised the reputation of the department as well as Korea. In addition to this, it has shown the various activities for the popularization of Judo.