Price: 22.50 euro
Publisher: Foreign Languages Publishing House, Pyong Yang, Korea
Book made in North Korea, 1982. Picture book about the Kim Il Sung university. The book is made in the English and Russian language.
The Kim Il-sung University, founded on 1 October 1946, is the first university built in North Korea. It is located on a 15-hectare (37-acre) campus in Pyongyang, the nation’s capital. Along with the main academic buildings, the campus contains 10 separate offices, 50 laboratories, libraries, museums, a printing press, an R&D centre, dormitories and a hospital.
There is a sizeable computer lab, but it has only limited internet access. The university is named in honour of Kim Il-sung, the founder and first supreme leader of North Korea. Kim Il-sung University has around 16,000 enrolled students, and provides courses in the fields of social sciences, law, arts and sciences.
Courses in both the department of social sciences and the department of natural sciences take five years to complete.
Book North Korea BNK068 Kim Il Sung University 1982