Located only 20 miles outside of Seoul, students who attend this six-week summer school can easily enjoy the benefits of metropolitan life while still experiencing aspects of traditional Korean culture. Students also have the opportunity to participate in a series of cultural programs, social activities and excursions to unique historical sites such as the Hwaseong Fortress.

Program Website

Course Description

Developing Management Skills 

History of North and South Korea 

Korean Culture from an International Perspective 

Korean Language 1 

Korean Language 2 

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ISEP STUDENT SERVICES OFFICER Rachel Brown 703-504-9994 | RBrown@isep.org Thanks for your interest in ISEP Study Abroad! I’m your Student Services Officer and main point of contact here at ISEP. As you search for programs, I'll be available to answer any questions you might have. Feel free to contact me at any point in your search process for help, tips or advice.


(in English)

Fields of Study

  • Area Studies

    Korean Studies

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

    Korean Language and Literature

  • Visual and Performing Arts Recommended!

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher

Special Application Instructions

Please consider the following requirements when filling out the online application:

  • Participant profile: required
  • Host request List: 
  • Placement: select "summer" 
  • Site: select "ISEP Exchange" 
  • Country: select "Korea" 
  • Institution: select "Ajou University" 
  • Program type: select "regular university courses"
  • Course request list: for course name, enter "Ajou International Summer School" and click the disc icon. 
  • Language proficiency: Are you planning to study at a host program where the primary language of instruction is different than your native language? select "no." 
  • Personal statement: required
  • Academic references: not required
  • Transcript: required

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