South Korea Exchange – Hanyang University
Program Dates (subject to change)
Experience Seoul, South Korea one of Asia's most high tech and modern cities. A complex blend of both Western modernism and traditional Eastern culture, Seoul is a city of contrasts that offers many unique experiences. Hanyang University is one of the leading private universities in Korea and is most famous for its strong record in the field of engineering. Comprised of 32,000 students, 23 colleges, 15 graduate schools, 2 hospitals, and 43 research institutes, Hanyang has developed an extensive international exchange program and has agreements with universities in 18 countries. It is a high tech campus that offers state of the art libraries and facilities.
Hanyang University has been striving to promote internationalization and consequently, over 500 courses instructed in English per semester by 150 foreign professors are now available. Also, through Hanyang University International Summer School, which offers more than 40 courses taught in English from renowned educators, Hanyang University hosts more than 600 students from all over the world. Efforts such as these have allowed Hanyang to recruit about 3,800 international students, and the University also has formal relations with over 400 universities around the world.
For Fall 2019 Semester:
For Spring 2020 Semester:
- KSU Application deadline: April 1
- Fall Semester program dates: September - December
- Student check in dates: 3-4 days before semester starts
Program Cost (subject to change)
- KSU Application deadline: October 1
- Spring Semester program dates: March - June
- Student check in dates: 3-4 days before semester starts
- Students are required to pay KSU tuition and fees for a minimum of 12 credit hours. To calculate your tuition costs, please refer to the Bursar’s website here: http://www.kennesaw.edu/finance/bursar/tuitionfees.html
- Students will be responsible for their own airfare, study abroad insurance, passport fees, meals, housing, transportation, and any additional charges incurred while on the program.
- A $150 nonrefundable administration fee is due at the time of application. Please note: you will NOT be considered for this program until you have paid this fee!
Do you meet the eligibility criteria
? Apply now
Hanyang University offers on-campus housing for exchange students. Single rooms are available, and all rooms are furnished with air conditioning, internet access, and a bathroom. On-campus housing is available at an additional cost set by HYU. Costs are to be announced by HYU closer to application deadline dates.
Off-campus housing is available at the student's discretion.
Safety & Security
The U.S Department of State offers excellent travel, health and safety information for specific countries. For up-to-date information on South Korea, please visit: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/SouthKorea.html
The Center for Disease Control also provides useful information for travelers and a list of vaccinations and/or health concerns for specific countries: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/extended_student/south-korea?s_cid=ncezid-dgmq-travel-single-001
Registering for Courses
Students participating in the Hanyang University Exchange Program are required to register for a minimum of 12 credit hours
, and no more than 15 credit hours.
If you are interested in the program, contact Cynthia Tatis (email@example.com
) to set up an appointment to discuss preparing your application and registering for courses.
For a list of courses available through Hanyang University, check out their academics page here
. Click on a college, then a department to display the selection of courses. You can also find more information on their exchange program website
NOTE: All undergraduate students must have and maintain at least a 2.75 GPA to be eligible for this program. If taking this course for graduate credit, students must have and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA to be eligible.
International Programs Specialist
EDUCATION ABROAD REFUND POLICY & PROCEDURES
All application fees are non-refundable, except in the case of:
*Program cancellation by Kennesaw State University
*A wait-listed student who is not added into the program
*A student who has applied to one education abroad program and clearly notifies the Education Abroad Office--in writing and prior to the application deadline--of his/her desire change the application to an alternate KSU program
Refunds for application fees will be issued in the same form of payment originally used for purchase. Please be sure to retain all account information used for purchase and notify the Education Abroad Office (EAO) in advance if there is a problem with your account. The EAO will not be responsible for refunds sent to closed accounts.
Upon registration for the KSU faculty-led education abroad academic course(s), the designated program fee (distinct from tuition) is charged to the student's account. The student has up to one month to pay the program fee in full, following a specific payment schedule. Failure to pay the program fee in full by the stated deadline may result in deletion from the program.
All program fees are non-refundable. In all cases, the student will only receive recoverable fees, subject to the rules/policies of external service providers. Any such refund will not include the initial application fee and will not be issued until after the education abroad program is completed.
Payment and refund of tuition will follow the normal processes establish by the Offices of the Registrar and Bursar. Students wishing to withdraw from any study abroad program or course must submit their request in writing through the Education Abroad Office.