Yonsei University / 延世大学

 

Yonsei Yonsei
Number of students 1
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September 2017 - June 2018
Location 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-749, Korea
University profile In addition to gaining access to academic excellence, international students are also exposed to a beautiful and culturally rich environment. Yonsei University is particularly fortunate to be situated in a spacious, quiet, and well-wooded environment which includes a mountain, located just in the center of Seoul's metropolitan area. Its scenic campus has recently been described as "one of the most beautiful campuses in the world" by CNN's special program, EYE ON SOUTH KOREA. In addition to enjoying the lovely environment, students can share special memories and experience Korean culture by participating in various Yonsei clubs and activities for international students.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students Korean Studies, East Asian Studies, Politics, Business & Economics, and Science & Engineering
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Music, Law, and MBA except through direct agreement with School of Business MBA program.
Graduate programs open to exchange students Korean Studies, East Asian Studies, Politics and Culture, Business & Economics, Science & Engineering, and Korean Language (KLI)
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Music, Law, and MBA
Minimum GPA (UG) 2.5 on a 4-point scale
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) For students taking courses in Korean: Official Korean language proficiency proof (KLAT Level 4 or TOPIK Lvel 4)
For students taking courses in English: TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.0
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar 2016 FALL SEMESTER:
  Orientation date: Late August, 2016
  Classes begin: Early September, 2016
  Exams end: Late December, 2016

2016 SPRING SEMESTER:
  Classes begin: February 24, 2016
  Exams end: June 21, 2016
Important university website for exchange students http://oia.yonsei.ac.kr
International Students -> Exchange/Visiting Program
Scholarship information A living stipend of KRW 1,620,000 and dorm fee of KRW 1,785,000 (per semester) is provided.
Dormitory information http://ih.yonsei.ac.kr