Seoul National University / ソウル国立大学

Seoul

 

Seoul

Number of students 3
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September 2020 - June 2021
Location 1 Gwanangno, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, Korea
University profile Seoul National University (SNU) is and has been the indisputable leader of advanced education in Korea since its establishment in 1946. SNU has earned this reputation by maintaining the highest standards in both teaching and research. Kwanak Campus, the main campus of SNU, accommodates four graduate schools, eleven colleges, sixty-six research institutes, and other supporting facilities. Yeongeon Campus is the medical campus which includes the University Hospital as well as other research institutes and organizations related to medical sciences. About 16,000 undergraduate students and 11,000 graduate students enroll at SNU every year. The faculty, consisting of 2,000 professors and instructors from around the world, teach students and conduct research at SNU.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students http://en.snu.ac.kr/undergraduate-programs
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students
-College of Business Administration is restricted to students who are currently majoring in Business or economics at their home institutions.
(Considering the current lack of course capacity for exchange students, CBA has decided that from Fall 2019’s admission, they will strictly control the number of accepted exchange students to CBA to provide quality education and better administrative support. In this regard, it is more likely than the past that students who apply for CBA might get rejected during the screening procedure. )
-College of Law
-College of Medicine
-Vocal Music major is restricted to students who are currently studying vocal music at their home university.
Graduate programs open to exchange students http://en.snu.ac.kr/gradaute-school
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students
Business(MBA Program) is restricted to students enrolled in full-time MBA program at their own university
Dentistry is open only to graduate students currently enrolled in a Master’s program at School of Dentistry.(Updated January 7, 2019)
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0   2.5 (Updated September 27, 2019)
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG)
Students who wish to take classes in Korean: A sufficient command of Korean to follow lectures is recommended. 
Applicants for Korean History/Psychology/Statistics/Pharmacy department major must provide a proof of either KLAT Level 5 or TOPIK Level 5.
Students who wish to take classes in English: TOEFL iBT 88 or IELTS 6.0
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2020 FALL SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early September
  Classes end: Mid-December
2021 SPRING SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: Early March
  Classes end: Mid-June
Important university website for exchange students http://oia.snu.ac.kr/
http://oia.snu.ac.kr/page/exchange_program.php
Scholarship information
None provided by SNU
Students are eligible to apply for BXAI scholarship. 
Dormitory information https://dorm.snu.ac.kr/eng/
Other information Fees for taking Korean Language Program (KLP) offered by SNU Language Education Institute will be fully (Korean-major) or partially supported by SNU.