Jinju is an educational city and is home to Gyeongsang National University and Chinju National University of Education, Gyeongnam National University of Science and Technology. It is also home to International University of Korea, catering mostly to foreign students.
Jinju is served by passenger service at Jinju Station along the Gyeongjeon Line. Note: currently (Autumn 2012) Jinju has two train stations. The old train station is near downtown, on the south side of the river (near Manggyeong-dong or Juyak-dong). A new train station is being built near Gyeongsang University, at the southern end of town.
Jinju (Korean pronunciation: ) is a city in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. It was the location of the first (1592) and second (1593) Sieges of Jinju by Japanese forces during the Imjin War. The Republic of Korea Air Force Education and Training Command is located in the eastern part of the city.