Keimyung University [계명대학교]

Mister Sunshine (2018); Love Rain (2012); Boys Over Flowers (2009)



A number of buildings from Seongseo campus’ traditional village ‘Hanhakchon Village’ (한학촌) is featured in Mister Sunshine/Mr. Sunshine (미스터 션샤인) (tvN, 2018) — one of them being Gyeongcheondang (경천당/敬天堂).

The Daemyeong campus appears as ‘Hankook University’ in the first 4 episodes of Love Rain (사랑비) (KBS2, 2012). It is where everyone goes to university the 1970s and where Seo In-ha (Jang Geun-seok) falls for Kim Yoon-hee (Yoon-a) in 3 seconds.

The Seongseo campus [Dongsan Library] and the Daemyeong campus of Keimyung University also appear as parts of Shinhwa High School in Boys Over Flowers/Boys Before Flowers (꽃보다 남자) (KBS2, 2009). The other part is filmed at the ChangeUp Campus — Yangpyeong Camp (previously part of Gyeonggi English Village).

Movie filmed here

The Daemyeong campus was also featured as ‘Shilla University’  in the movie Ditto/Sympathy/The Same Feeling (동감) (2000), which Yoon So-eun (Kim Ha-neul), Jee-in (Yoo Ji-tae) and Seo Hyun-ji (Ha Ji-won) attends in different time periods.

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Keimyung University [계명대학교], founded in 1899 by an American missionary and two local Presbyterian Church leaders, is a private university located with its three campuses — Daemyeong, Seongseo, and Dongsan campus — in Daegu.

Address: 1095 Dalgubeol-daero, Dalseo-gu, Daegu
대구 달서구 달구벌대로 1095
(호산동 1000-2)
Geolocation: 35.857452, 128.485496

Getting here: Gangchang Station [강창역], Daegu Subway Line 2, Exit 6
Alternate url: http://www.gokmu.ac.kr/intro.html

— submitted by Marion KDL
— Ditto and Mister Sunshine added by Mich KDL
— Photos of Daemyung campus taken by © Mich KDL, November 2017



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