Konkuk University


建国大学

建国大学2

Today, the Seoul Campus, located in the heart of Seoul, comprises 21 undergraduate colleges and 15 graduate schools that offer a diverse range of programs. The Glocal Campus in the city of Chungju, Chungcheongbuk-do, consists of six undergraduate colleges and two graduate schools. As of 2014, a total of about 25,600 students study at the two campuses and abroad (i.e., through Konkuk’s study abroad programs), an enormous growth compared to the student population of 1950 which was only 146.

Website of university: http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/do/Eng/Index.do
Website for inbound exchange students: http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/eng/jsp/International/inter_1_2.jsp
Online academic calendar website: http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/eng/jsp/Academics/academics_1_1.jsp

ABOUT COURSE

Credit Requirement for exchange students: 17-18 credits per semester

1 Credit = 15 Class hours
1 Course = 2-3 Credits

Number of Semester Placements
2015-2016 Spring Semester: 5
2016-2017 Academic Year: 5

Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 1 course
Maximum course enrolment for exchagne students: 5-6 courses
Restricted Programs and other academic requirements: No exchange students for Law, Veterinary Science, Eduaction and some Design majors
Special Exchange Programs (summer opportunities):http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/Administration/Abroad/isp/
Grading Scale: http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/eng/jsp/Academics/academics_2_7_2.jsp#tab_1

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Deadlines: Spring: Spring: May 15/ Summer: TBA/ Fall: November 15
Eligibility : Nominated students from Konkuk’s partner universities
Language Requirement: Fluent in Enlgish or Korean
Application Process: http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/eng/jsp/International/inter_1_2_3.jsp#tab_1

DAILY LIFE

1.INSURANCE

Highly recommended to arrange own insurance before leaving China

2. ACCOMMODATION

On – Campus: Dormotiory (Guaranteed for the first one semester)
Off- Campus: Not Applicable

3. ESTIMATED LIVING EXPENSES

US$ 500 ~ 700 (including housing) per month

4. VISA REQUIREMENTS

Student Visa Required (D-2-6)

5. SCHOLARSHIPS

Not Available for Exchange Student

CONTACT INFORMATION

Exchange Coordinator for Asia
Name: Inho Song
Email: songi@konkuk.ac.kr

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