2001  06.  Foundation Committee for Mongolia International University (MIU) launched.
  10. MIU Establishment Master Plan constructed.
  11. MIU Foundation Committee meets with former Mongolian President Bagabandi.
2002 09. MIU founded with the inaugural class of 66 students.
    (36 in Dept. of International Business Management, 30 in Dept. of Computer Science)
    Dr. Dong Yeon Won appointed as the first president.
2003 09. Department of Biotechnology and Food Science established.
2004 09. Department of English Education established.
2005 09. Opening of Graduate Program in TESOL
2006 09. Dr. Oh-Moon Kwon appointed as the second president; Dr. Dong Yeon Won as honorary president.
    Language Education Institute (LEI) founded.
    Department of Fashion Design established.
2007 09. Mongolian Language & Culture Center (MLCC) established.
    Paichai Korean Language Center established.
    Art Research Center (ARC) established.
2009 05. Introduction of TEPS (Test of English Proficiency developed by Seoul National University).
2010 01. Mon-Kor Culture & Welfare Center established with KOPION.
  09. Vocational Training Center (VTC) established.
2011 09. Mongolia International School (MIS) founded.
    Academic-Industry Cooperation (AIC) established.
    Department of Energy Resource and Environment Technology established.
2012 06. MIU celebrates 10th anniversary.
  09. Opening of Truman Graduate School of Public Affairs.
2013 09. Department of Hotel Management established.
2014 05. The Silk Road Foundation for Education and Development (SFEAD) established.
2016 09. Inauguration of School of Media and Communication (SMC) and International Institute for Media and Communication (IIMC)
    Department of Music Education established.
    Department of Tourism Management established.
2017 04. Building of Global residence started.
  09. Opening of Graduate school of Computer Science
2018 06. Building of Sports Complex started.
  09. Global Residence (P building) opening ceremony.
    Department of International Relations established.
    Accredited by Mongolian National Council for Education Accreditation.
2019 03. Inauguration ceremony of sixth Chairman of Board of Trustees.
  03. ACBSP inspector visited MIU.
  04. MBA inspector visited MIU.
  04. ACBSP inspector team decision meeting.
  09. Department of Masters in Business Administration (in process)
  09. Department of Music Education (Applied Music) (in process)



  • Approximately 767 undergraduate students
  • Approximately 34% of the students are international students from more than 10 countries including USA, Russia, China, South Korea, Japan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Tuva, Yakutia, New Zealand, Germany, and Nigeria


  • Approximately 200+ full-time faculty and staff members
  • 91% of faculty hold graduate-level degrees from universities in the United States, Korea, Germany and Mongolia
  • 6.8:1 student-to-faculty ratio


  • Undergraduate Programs
    • School of Management - International Business Management (IM)
    • School of Management - Hotel and Tourism Management (HTM)
    • School of Management - Human Resource Management and Organization (HRO)
    • Computer Science (CS)
    • Fashion Design (FD)
    • Biotechnology and Food Science (BT)
    • Energy Resource and Environment Technology (ET)
    • English Education (EE)
    • Music Education (ME)
    • School of Media and Communication (MC)
    • International Relations (IR)
  • Graduate Programs
    • M.A. in Foreign Language Education (FLE)
    • Truman Graduate School of Public Administration (MPA)
    • Master in Computer Science (MCS)
    • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Language Education Institute (LEI)
  • Language Training in English, Mongolian, and Russian

International Opportunities

  • Student Exchange Programs
    • Partners include Seoul National University, Yonsei University, Sogang University, KAIST, Handong Global University, Chungnam National University, Kyungpook University, Kangwon University, and many others
  • Vision Trips led by MIU Faculty Members
    • Destinations include the United States, South Korea, and China


  • Employed at top Mongolian companies including MCS Group, Tavan Bogd Group, Just Group, Oyu Tolgoi, Khan Bank, Golomt Bank, Skytel and more
  • Pursuing graduate degrees at universities in South Korea, United States, Mongolia, England, Japan, and more