Sungkyunkwan University is a universitywide partner in Seoul, South Korea.

Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of March – 3rd week of June

Semester II: 1st week of September – 3rd week of December

Requirements

Minimum GPA 2.7/4.0 (or a 6.7/10).

Areas of study open to exchange students

Many, for example:

Art, Business Administration, Economics, Education, Engineering, Communication & Information, Law, Liberal Arts, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences.

Courses at Master’s level

Yes

Language of instruction

Courses are taught in English.

Housing assistance

For information about housing assistance please see the information file under 'Resources' on this page.

Estimated living costs per month

About €4000 for a semester.

Please note:
Visa requirements: proof of financial means = €4000.* Please ask the local Korean Consulate for the most up-to-date details.

Credits

Normal study load per term

in credits: 9 – 18 (1 credit = 48 hrs)
in courses: 3 - 6

Grading system:

Grade     GPA    GRADE   GPA
A+            4.5      C+             2.5
A             4.0       C               2.0
B+           3.5       D+             1.5
B             3.0       D               1.0

Number of places available

6 places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.

                     

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Contact

If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.