11 administrative staff from Seoul National University visited the Faculty of Engineering, Hokkaido University on Tuesday, June 25. Ms. Hitomi Sato, Director, International Affairs Office of Engineering welcomed the delegation. After the courtesy visit, the group went to a campus tour and visited Laboratory of Mineral Processing and Resources Recycling with Assist. Prof. Ilhwan Park. They looked experimental equipment of the laboratory with great interest.
SNU is the first national university in Korea and established in 1946. Around 28,000 students study on the campus including a large number of international students. HU and SNU signed University-level exchange agreements in October 1997 and Faculty/Dep.-level exchange agreements in January 2011.