Sungkyunkwan University (Seoul)
Sungkyunkwan University (Seoul) is a universitywide partner in Seoul, South Korea.
General information for exchange students
2017 Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) (YouTube)
Semester I: 3rd week of February – 1st week of June
Orientation generally commences mid February for Semester I and the last week of August for Semester II.
Exams take place late May for Semester I and early December for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
The GPA requirement at this university is 2.7. This is comparable to an average grade 6.7 or above at Utrecht University. You need to fulfil this requirement at the time of application at UU.
There is no specific language requirement for this destination.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All, except for:
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
English or Korean.
Exchange students can apply for on-campus housing, but this is not guaranteed. More information will be provided after application.
For information about housing assistance please see the information on this page.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs per month are around €800, depending on accommodation and lifestyle. (Estimate from 2021)
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
6-8 places per year
Selection was necessary in the past few years.
You are advised not to place this exchange destination as a second or third choice.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.