Yonsei University / 延世大学

Yonsei

Yonsei

Number of students 2 *Updated August 30, 2023
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September - June
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 - Liberal Arts
- Commerce and Economics
- Business: Only students majoring in business at their home institution are allowed to take up to 4 business courses at Yonsei.
- Underwood International College: Common Curriculum (Sinchon Campus), UD-Comparative Literature and Culture, UD-Economics, UD-International Studies, UD-Political Science and International Relations, UD-Life Science and Biotechnology
* Courses offered at the Songdo Campus are unavailable.
* Exchange/Visiting students will be given access to UIC course enrollment on a space available basis after Yonsei students finish their enrollment.

- Science
- Engineering
- Life System
- Theology
- Social Science
- Human Ecology
- Sciences in Education
- Korean Language (KLI)

*Courses within the Computer Sciences have limited capacity and not guaranteed.
* Related Link http://oia.yonsei.ac.kr/intstd/exCourse.asp http://portal.yonsei.ac.kr(Course Catalogue)
* The course list for each term is not finalized until 2 months before each term begins so please refer to past course lists for reference.
* Due to the nature of class, some courses offered from each faculties are not available for enrollment to exchange/visiting students.
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students

- Medicine / Dentistry / Nursing / Pharmacy
- Music
- MBA
- Law
- Pharmacy
- Global Leadership Division
- Courses offered in Songdo International Campus
* Please note that the restrictions may vary depending on the type/level of exchange. (Eg. Students coming through faculty-specific agreements may be allowed to take courses from the faculties listed above)

Graduate programs open to exchange students Very limited.
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students

- Medicine / Dentistry / Nursing / Pharmacy
- Music
- MBA
- Law
- Pharmacy
- Global Leadership Division
- Courses offered in Songdo International Campus
* Please note that the restrictions may vary depending on the type/level of exchange. (Eg. Students coming through faculty-specific agreements may be allowed to take courses from the faculties listed above)

Minimum GPA (UG) 2.5
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency (UG) Students who wish to take classes in Korean: KLAT Level 4 or TOPIK Level 4
Students who wish to take classes in English: TOEFL iBT 79 or IELTS 6.5
*All tests must have been taken within 2 years of the start date of the semester.
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar FALL SEMESTER:
  Orientation date: Late August
  Classes begin: Early September
  Exams end: Late December
SPRING SEMESTER:
  Classes Begin: Early March
  Exams End: Late June
Important university website for exchange students http://oia.yonsei.ac.kr
Study at Yonsei -> Exchange/Visiting Program
Scholarship information A living stipend of KRW 1,980,000 and dorm fee of KRW 1,785,000 (per semester) is provided.
Dormitory information https://dorm.yonsei.ac.kr/en/
塾生コメント

▪キャンパスが広く、建物ごとに食堂やカフェが入っていて、銀行・郵便局・美容室・靴の修繕...本当に何でもあり、街に出なくても生活できる。
▪学生達は韓国のエリート大に入って来たということで、競争意識も強く、授業も真面目に聞いている。韓国の学生は政治などについてよく知っていて自分の意見を持っているので、こちらも話せるようにしていると良い。

国際センターコメント ▪延世大学派遣生用の奨学金あり。