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SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITY (SKKU)

Basic Information

Name of University SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITY (SKKU) Year of Establishment 1398
National/Public/Private Private IEQAS* University YES
Website http://www.skku.edu/eng_home/index.jsp Website for Language Institute http://koreansli.skku.edu/ksli/index.jsp
* International Education Quality Assurance System
Number of international students
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 123 486 148 2,513 0 3,270
Number of students and professors
Professors Professor/ Associate professor Assistant professor/ Full-time lecturer Adjunct professor/ Visiting professor Part-time lecturer Etc. Total
Number of professors 999 198 159 39 498 1,893
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 1,034 4,739 1,046 18,088 0 24,907

International Student Support Program

Possible Language Courses
Availability Yes
Name of course Korean Language Programs(Regular)
Quota 600
Period of study 2 months per semester
Qualifications High school graduate
Tuition fee per semester($) 1500
montly fee($) 750
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : EunJin Kim / Staff email : skkuen@skku.edu
Office number 8227600027 / Fax number : 8227600030
Availability Yes
Name of course Korean Language Programs(3 weeks)
Quota 100
Period of study 3 weeks
Qualifications High school graduate
Tuition fee per semester($) 700
montly fee($) 700
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : EunJin Kim / Staff email : skkuen@skku.edu
Office number 8227600027 / Fax number : 8227600030
Scholarship Support
Scholarship support for international students
Name of scholarship Samsung Global Sungkyun Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered 100% of tuition + monthly stipend
Qualifications
◾ Freshman applicants who submitted all required and optional documents (e.g. university entrance exam of his/her country, extracurricular activities, etc.) for English Track(A,B) or Korean-English Selective Track (for those who enter with English language proficiency) application
◾ Admitted students will be evaluated for the scholarship without any additional application and scholarship recipient will be informed individually
◾ Evaluation will be based on the submitted documents but interviews may take place when needed
◾ Submission of optional documents to prove eligibility is mandatory
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : EunJin Kim / Staff email : skkuen@skku.edu
Office number 8227600027 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship Undergraduate Admission Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered Entrance fee+10~100% of first semester tuition
Qualifications
Separate application for Admission Scholarship is not required and applicant can check the nomination
result and amount he/she will receive at the time of admission announcement.
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Jee Eun Kim / Staff email : skkucn@skku.edu
Office number 8227600025 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship Undergraduate Merit Based Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered 30~70% of tuition
Qualifications
Average GPA of previous semester 4.0 or above: 70% tuition waiver
Average GPA of previous semester 3.5~4.0: 50% tuition waiver
Average GPA of previous semester 3.0~3.5: 30% tuition waiver

* For international freshmen who take ISC program (Intensive Study Course for International students), scholarship based on average GPA 3.0 ~ 3.5 (30% of tuition fee) is not given.
* Students who receive "F" in the previous semester for one or more classes will not be eligible to receive merit based international student scholarship.
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Daun Kim / Staff email : oisshs@skku.edu
Office number 8227600024 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship Graduate STEM Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered up to 100% of tuition+settlement fund
Qualifications
Student who have successfully attended Natural Sciences, Engineering or Medical departments, satisfied specific qualifications, and received recommendations from the advising professor at SKKU.
*It is necessary to contact the advising professor prior to applying
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Sung Wan Hong / Staff email : intlgrad@skku.edu
Office number 82312905024 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship Graduate Admission Scholarship (Humanities, Social Sciences, Art)
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered Entrance fee+10~100% of first semester tuition
Qualifications
Students who have successfully attended Humanities, Social Sciences or Art departments and are selected according to the application results by the International Affairs Division.
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Sung Wan Hong / Staff email : intlgrad@skku.edu
Office number 82312905024 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship Graduate Merit Based Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered 30~50% of tuition
Qualifications
Average GPA of previous semester 4.2 or above: 50% tuition waiver
Average GPA of previous semester 3.8 ~ 4.2: 30% tuition waiver
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Daun Kim / Staff email : oisshs@skku.edu
Office number 8227600024 / Fax number : 8227600030
Name of scholarship GKS-G Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered
Qualifications
◾ University Track applicants are able to apply for only one department
◾ Applicants recommended by SKKU faculty are preferred
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Sung Wan Hong / Staff email : intlgrad@skku.edu
Office number 82312905024 / Fax number : 8227600030
Dormitory Support
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity 4000
Dormitory monthly fee($) Average 350
Qualifications SKKU Students
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Jee Eun Kim / Staff email : skkucn@skku.edu
Office number 8227600025 / Fax number : 8227600030
Part-time Job Opportunities
Availability No
Name
Quota
Qualifications
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Field of Special Courses & Courses in English

Field of Special Course
- Global Business: Exclusively designed courses and Dual degree programs (100% English)
- Global Economics: Educating global finance experts (100% English)
- Semiconductor Engineering: Collaboration with Samsung Electronics
- Global Biomedical Engineering: Convergence with Neuroscience and Engineering(100% English)
- Software: Collaboration with Samsung SDS
Courses in English
- Undergraduate: Overall average proportion of English taught class is 47%.
Also have English only courses such as Global Business, Global Economics and Global Biomedical Engineering

- Graduate: Most Natural Sciences and Engineering courses offer their education and research in English.
Courses in other Foreign Languages

School facilities

General Dormitory
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $670.00 $350.00 $0.00 $150.00
Capacity of Dormitory 4,000
Etc.
- KGSP Dormitory fee Support : 200,000 Won per month will be reduced from dormitory fee
- The above data is per semester (Twin room/Double Occupancy)
- For more information, please visit https://dorm.skku.edu/en_skku/
Dormitory for International Students
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $670.00 $350.00 $0.00 $0.00
Capacity of Dormitory 1,000
Etc.
- The above data is per semester (Twin room/Double Occupancy)
- For more information, please visit https://dorm.skku.edu/en_skku/
Student Cafeteria
Divsion Breakfast Lunch Dinner Average cost per meal($)
Offered or not Y Y Y 3.0

Tuition Fee per Sememter($)

Affiliation(Department) Bachelor's Master's Doctorate Combined master's and doctorate Etc.

Facilities




1. Several auditoriums and theaters equipped with Audio and Video facilities are available.
2. Self-Help Center : Free fax(incoming & outgoing), scanner and PC use available (free umbrella and sports equipment rental service)
3. Female Student Lounge : Female student-only rest area
4. Student Gym
5. Student Cafeteria
6. Welfare shops : Snack bar, Gift shop, Stationery shop, Travel Agency and etc.
7. Global Zone: Lounge of cultural exchange

Special Course for International Students

Name of curricula International Summer Semester Language
Period of study 4 weeks Enrollment period June
Quota 800 Application period Feb. to June
Tuition fee 2200 Scholarship Scholarship for partner universities
Required documentation Online Registration is available. Please visit http://summer.skku.edu
Note The program aims to develop student's global engagement by providing opportunities to share different perspectives on global issues, to make friends with various cultural backgrounds, and to explore Korea's history, culture, and people.

Admission information(Master's)

Enrollment period March, September of every year
Application period May, October Period of study 2 years
Admission Guidelines
Note
A. Degree
(1) Master / Combined Master & Doctorate course applicants
① Master''s course applicants: Those who have earned a Bachelor''s degree.
② Those who are expected to earn a Bachelor''s degree before starting their study in SKKU

(2) Doctoral course applicants
① Those who have earned a Master''s degree.
② Those who are expected to earn a Master''s degree before starting their study in SKKU

B. Qualification for applicants
(1) Those who both applicants and their parents have foreign citizenship.
(2) Applicants with foreign citizenship and have completed entire education courses(elementary, junior high, high school, and university) outside of Korea.
(3) Applicants who are citizens of Korea and have completed entire education courses(elementary, junior high, high school, and university) outside of Korea.
(4) Applicants who are the new settlers from North Korea.

※ Please visit the below website for admissions guide and more detalied information.
※ http://admission-global.skku.edu

Information of department

Number Name of University Affiliation(Department) Department/Major Quota 영어전용
강좌여부
Etc.
1 Dance
2 Fashion Design
3 Design
4 Film, Television & Multimedia
5 Fine Arts
6 Acting for Theatre, Film, and TV
7 Actuarial Science
8 DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
9 GSB
10 Economics
11 Statistics
12 International Trade
13 Chemical Engineering
14 Advanced Materials Science & Engineering
15 Architecture
16 Landscape Architecture
17 Industrial Engineering
18 Civil, Architectural and Environmental System Engineering
19 Nano Science and Technology
20 Polymer Science & Engineering
21 Mechanical Engineering
22 Electronic, Electrical and Computer Engineering
23 Department of Korean Language and Literature
24 Department of German Language and Literature
25 Department of Russian Language and Literature
26 Department of Library and Information Science
27 Department of History
28 Department of English Language and Literature
29 Department of Chinese Language and Literature
30 Department of Philosophy
31 Department of French Language and Literature
32 Department of Korean Literature in Classical Chinese
33 East Asian Studies
34 Political Science and Diplomacy
35 Journalism and Mass Communications
36 Sociology
37 Social Welfare
38 Consumer & Family Science
39 Psychology
40 Child Psychology & Education
41 Human Resource Development
42 DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE
43 Eastern Philosophy
44 Eastern Philosophy
45 Confucian and Oriental Studies
46 Life Science
47 Mathematics
48 Physics
49 Chemistry
50 Biotechnology & Bioengineering
51 Human ICT
52 Interaction Science
53 Law
54 Education
55 Sport Science
56 Pharmacy
57 Industrial Pharmaceutical Sciences
58 Energy Science
59 Global Biomedical engineering
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Last modified : 2019-10-21