Located in South Korea’s capital of Seoul, Korea University’s 128-acre campus provides students with an opportunity to meet others from across the globe. Korea University boasts a Global Services Center to assist students with academic inquiries, cultural excursions and exciting club opportunities. Students seeking an unforgettable experience, including interactions with top world diplomats, will find Korea University to be the perfect international experience.

Program Website

Course Description

Students have access to a host of courses offered to Exchange students and taught in English. Click the check box if a popup blocks the page, then select "English" above the login section of the course catalog page.

Once in the Undergraduate Course Registration System page, select an appropriate major and division from the drop-downs. Note that English-taught classes have "English" in parentheses next to them. Make sure the Exchange Column, labeled "3)X", has a check mark next to the course you are interested in. If your semester does not come up, select the semester for the most recent year. For example, if you are searching for Fall 2021 classes, you may need to select Fall 2020.

Click on the course code of a class to see syllabus and course description information.

Students must have course flexibility, as courses at KU are competitive and registration for specific courses cannot be guaranteed. Check academic conditions for more information on limited fields.

Website for Course Availability

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.

Academics

Undergraduate
(in Korean)

*This program is OK for Sophomores

Fields of Study

  • Agriculture

  • Architecture

  • Area Studies

  • Biology

  • Business

  • Communication

  • Education

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

  • Health Sciences

  • History

  • International/Global Studies

  • Language and Culture

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Mathematics

  • Natural Resources/Conservation

  • Psychology

  • Social Sciences

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation

Special Application Instructions

In order to qualify for an ISEP Program at Korea University, you must:

  • Accurately complete the Korea University internal application with essential supporting documents once you are placed and confirmed with ISEP. The link to the online application form will be sent to each student in early April/October depending on semester.
  • Must be a currently enrolled student
  • Must have studied for a minimum of 2 full semesters at home institution before KU Exchange Program application period starts. This means you must apply as a sophomore or higher.

Students will have to submit documentation to KU to receive visa-related paperwork. Students from non-OECD countries will need to submit a bank statement and an academic background (certificate of enrollment) via post mail to receive their Certificate of Admission after their program is confirmed.

Graduate
(in Korean)

Fields of Study

  • Architecture

  • Area Studies

  • Biology

  • Communication

  • Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

  • Health Sciences

  • History

  • Mathematics

  • Natural Resources/Conservation

  • Psychology

  • Social Sciences

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation

Special Application Instructions

In order to qualify for an ISEP Program at Korea University, you must:

  • Accurately complete the Korea University internal application with essential supporting documents once you are placed and confirmed with ISEP. The link to the online application form will be sent to each student in early April/October depending on semester.
  • Must be a currently enrolled student
  • Must have studied for a minimum of 2 full semesters at home institution before KU Exchange Program application period starts. This means you must apply as a sophomore or higher.

Students will have to submit documentation to KU to receive visa-related paperwork. Students from non-OECD countries will need to submit a bank statement and an academic background (certificate of enrollment) via post mail to receive their Certificate of Admission after their program is confirmed.

Other Academic Conditions

Korea University will allow GPAs lower than 2.5 with an explanation

Business, international studies (including Korean culture and history) and political science courses are currently limited in space. In general, courses in finance, economics, history, film are limited. Students requesting courses in these departments must have course flexibility, as registration cannot be guaranteed.

Additionally, exchange students may not register for medicine, nursing, philosophy, education, law and MBA, art and design courses.

PASSPORT: All students must have a valid passport to participate in this program. If you do not have a valid passport, we suggest you start the application process as soon as possible.

VISA/RESIDENCE PERMIT: Most students attending this program will be required to obtain a visa/residence permit. For more information on the process and estimated cost, please review the ISEP Country Handbook here.

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