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Korean National Research Institute for the Gifted in Arts

introduction of the Institute

KRIGA(Korean National Research Institute for the Gifted in Arts, Director : Kang TaeHi) was established to focus on special education for the gifted by the government policy with the importance of the education of great artistic talent for the future on June 3, 2005. On February 22, 2011, it was designated as Training Institute for the Gifted in Arts by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in accordance with the Promotion of Education for the Gifted and Talented Law and the related legal system.

We're looking forward to achieve special education for the gifted as a new education system to develop and cultivate creative people professionally and competently for the improvement of the national competitiveness in the 21st century with the purpose of the comprehensive support and the important role to develop and cultivate a gifted person at an early stage.

We are planning to oragnize special education for the gifted in arts by extending educational opportunities and managing the quality of educational value through various research such as the theoretical principles, the policy, the developement for the gifted in arts, the curriculum design, the support system and the strategies of Enhancing educational experts and the specialized program development, etc.

In addition, we'll approach to conduct the policy and system related to Korea's education for the gifted in arts from now on supporting a high level of R&E(Research & Education) through connection with education institutes for the gifted in arts.

How to get KRIGA

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Tel : +82.2.746.9537
Fax : +82.2.746.9589
Address : 146-37, Hwarang-ro 32gil, Seonbuk-gu, Seoul, Korea(136-716)

By Subway

Exit 1 of Sinimun Station, Line 1 (15 minutes by walk from the station)
Exit 3 of Sangwolgok Station, Line 6 (10 minutes by walk from the station to a back gate)
Exit 8 of Dolgoji Station, Line 6

By Bus

Green Bus

1215 : Wolgye-dong - K-Arts - Chongnyangni

1222 : Wolgye-dong - K-Arts - Yongdu-dong

Blue Bus

120 : Ui-dong - K-Arts - Chongyangni
147 : Wolgye-dong - K-Arts - Dogok-dong
261 : Jangwi-dong - K-Arts - Yeouido

By Car

From Cheongnyangni

Go Straight to Hankuk University of Foreign Studies(HUFS) → Keep going until you see an overhead pedestrian bridge → Turn left at a traffic signal at the bridge

From Wolgok(when you take Dongbu Expressway form Seongsu bridge)

Dongbu Expressway → Naebu Expressway → wolgok Interchange → Go straight to Taereung → Turn right at Dolgogi station intersection → Go straight toward HUFS → At Sinimun three-way junction, turn right before passing under the overhead pedestrian bridge

From Taereung(when you take Dongbu Expressway from Uijeongbu)

Dongbu Expressway → Go toward Seokgae station → Turn left at Dolgoji station intersection → Go straight toward HUFS → At Sinimun three-way junction, turn right before passing under the overhead pedestrian bridge

K ARTS 146-37 HWARANG-RO 32-GIL, SEONGBUK-GU, SEOUL, REPUBLIC OF KORE   TEL 02.746.9537     FAX 02.746.9589