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HANKUK UNIVERSITY OF FOREIGN STUDIES

Basic Information

Name of University HANKUK UNIVERSITY OF FOREIGN STUDIES Year of Establishment 1954
National/Public/Private Private IEQAS* University YES
Website www.hufs.ac.kr/eng/ Website for Language Institute www.korean.ac.kr
* 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 0 0 0 850 0 850
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 458 235 137 1,223 195 2,248
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 506 3,246 0 17,042 0 20,794

International Student Support Program

Possible Language Courses
Availability Yes
Name of course International Summer Session in Korean & East Asian Studies
Quota
Period of study
Qualifications International students who are currently enrolled in a university
Tuition fee per semester($) 2,500
montly fee($)
Department in charge Office of International Student Services / Staff in charge : Hye young Lee / Staff email : hylee@hufs.ac.kr
Office number 0221732066 / Fax number :
Availability Yes
Name of course Intensive Korean language course
Quota
Period of study
Qualifications International students who graduated from a high school (over 18)
Tuition fee per semester($) 1,400
montly fee($)
Department in charge Center for Korean Language and Culture / Staff in charge : Kim Mi-Ok / Staff email : cklace@hufs.ac.kr
Office number 82221732260 / Fax number :
Scholarship Support
Scholarship support for international students
Name of scholarship Merit Scholarship for International Students
Coverage of scholarship 80 students / year
Amount of scholarship offered KRW 1,000,000 ~ 1,500,000
Qualifications
Semester GPA over 3.0
Must hold an official TOPIK score (TOPIK Level 4 or above preferred)
Name of scholarship HUFS Freshman Scholarship A
Coverage of scholarship Tuition waiver (1st semester)
Amount of scholarship offered KRW 3,400,000 ~ 4,200,000
Qualifications
Top 5% students after final admission evaluation
Must hold TOPIK level 4 or above
Name of scholarship HUFS Freshman Scholarship B
Coverage of scholarship Full waiver for Admission Fee
Amount of scholarship offered KRW 1,000,000
Qualifications
Top 10% international students after final admission evaluation
Must hold TOPIK level 4 or above
Dormitory Support
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity 200
Dormitory monthly fee($) 250
Qualifications international students
Department in charge Globeedorm Management Team / Staff in charge : JANG Heykyung / Staff email : hkj@hufs.ac.kr
Office number 82221732218 / Fax number :
Part-time Job Opportunities
Availability Yes
Name Work Study Program
Quota 1
Qualifications International students holding D-2 Visa High level of proficiency in Korean and English
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Field of Special Courses & Courses in English

Field of Special Course
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) was established in 1954. In addition to its focus on the theory and practice of foreign languages, HUFS also encourages students to use the language skills that they have acquired to study the politics, economy, society and culture of each region of the world. HUFS is a specialized university that educates students to become creative experts, international Koreans and independent researchers who will contribute to the development and exchange of culture.

HUFS is the birthplace of foreign language education in Korea and teaches 45 major languages of Asia, the Middle East and other major regions of the world. HUFS graduates now play vital roles in international trade and diplomatic affairs.
Courses in English
Around 35% of all undergraduate courses are taught in a foreign language other than Korean. Please refer to the list of majors/departments which offer many courses in English

1. Division of International Studies (100%)
2. College of English
3. College of Business Administration
4. College of Business and Economics
Courses in other Foreign Languages
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies offers a variety of foreign language courses in 7 different colleges (College of Occidental Languages, College of Oriental Languages, College of Chinese, College of Japanese, College of Interpretation and Translation, College of International and Area Studies, College of Central and East European Studies)

School facilities

General Dormitory
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $230.00 $185.00 $0.00
Capacity of Dormitory 662
Etc.
Accommodation on campus is available.All rooms are air-conditioned and come equipped with Bed, Desk, Closet, Security Locker, Telephone, Refrigerator - Free Internet access (Lan-line / Wifi) and separate Toilet / Bathroom.
Dormitory for International Students
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $230.00 $185.00 $0.00
Capacity of Dormitory 400
Etc.
Accommodation on campus is available.All rooms are air-conditioned and come equipped with Bed, Desk, Closet, Security Locker, Telephone, Refrigerator - Free Internet access (Lan-line / Wifi) and separate Toilet / Bathroom.
Student Cafeteria
Divsion Breakfast Lunch Dinner Average cost per meal($)
Offered or not Y Y Y 2

Tuition Fee per Sememter($)

Affiliation(Department) Bachelor's Master's Doctorate Combined master's and doctorate Etc.
Natural Sciences 3,400 4,370 4,370 0 Undergraduate KRW 3,858,000 / Master's and Ph.D. KRW 4,801,000
Humanities / Social Science 3,629 4,313 4,313 0 Undergraduate KRW 3,629,000 / Master's and Ph.D. KRW 4,313,000
Language & Linguistics 3,060 3,810 3,810 0 Undergraduate KRW 3,363,000 / Master's and Ph.D. KRW 4,191,000
Engineering 3,840 5,090 5,090 0 Undergraduate KRW 4,221,000 / Master's and Ph.D. KRW 5,594,000
Interpretation and Translation 3,670 4,990 4,990 0 Undergraduate KRW 4,039,000 / Master's and Ph.D. KRW 5,488,000
International and Area Studies 0 4,350 4,350 0 Master's and Ph.D. KRW 4,779,000
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Facilities




Obama Hall
The Multi-purpose Obama Hall can accommodate up to about 2,000 people. This multi-purpose Hall can host major events like entrance and commencement ceremonies, job fairs, or briefing sessions on admission requirements. The hall is suitable for every type of performance as it is equipped with all necessary sound and lighting facilities.

Minerva Fitness Center
The 397m² Fitness Center is furnished with latest sport equipment and facilities. It is the ideal place for students who want to stay physically fit. This center is located in the Minerva complex.

Big Apple Lounge
The Big Apple lounge built for maximum natural lighting and ventilation between buildings has been designed to also serve as a rest and networking area for all domestic and international students

Audio-Visual Education Center
The Audio-Visual Education Center was established in September 1962 in accordance with the founding ideas of the University which are to contribute to international cultural exchange and development by teaching and researching theories and practices according to the different countries' politics, economics, society, culture and science and languages.

BRICs Hall
This hall can accommodate around 150 students and a lot of cultural events are regularly held in this hall.

Special Course for International Students

Name of curricula Intensive Korean Language Program Language
Period of study 10 weeks. 4 terms per year Enrollment period Dec. Mar. Jun. Sep
Quota 400 Application period See the website
Tuition fee $1,400 per term Scholarship
Required documentation - Application form (Download from the center's website) - Copy of Passport - Graduation Certificate from the highest degree attained & Official Transcript - 1 Photo If you are from China or one of Southeast Asian countries, additional papers should be submitted at the time of application. Please contact our center via email.
Note Please visit our Korean language center's website to find further details about application procedures http://www.korean.ac.kr Contact via email cklace@hufs.ac.kr
Name of curricula International Summer Session in Korean and East Asian Studies Language
Period of study 5 weeks Enrollment period July
Quota 150 Application period Until May
Tuition fee $2,500 Scholarship Merit, Partner Institution, Korean Studies Scholarships
Required documentation This special summer program is open to any international students who have completed at least one semester of college. Application is accepted only through the online system.
Note Please visit this program's website to find further details and apply directly for this prpgram http://summer.hufs.ac.kr If you have further questions, please contact our manager via email (summer@hufs.ac.kr)
Name of curricula Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language (Double Major) Language
Period of study 3 years Enrollment period March
Quota 20 Application period 1st semester of Sophomore year
Tuition fee Scholarship
Required documentation Online application through the HUFS student portal. This major is only open to international students
Note The official Korean language teacher certificate will be granted to those who successfully complete this program and obtain a TOPIK Level 6

Admission information(Master's)

Enrollment period March/September
Application period October~November/May-June Period of study 2 year
Admission Guidelines
Note
Please find out more application materials and information for students who wish to apply for the Master's and Ph.D. programs at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies on the website below;
http://www.hufs.ac.kr/eng >> Admissions >> Graduate

Information of department

Number Name of University Affiliation(Department) Department/Major Quota Etc.
1 Korean Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
2 Japanese Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
3 Chinese Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
4 Indian & ASEAN Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
5 Middle East & African Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
6 U.S. & Canadian Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
7 European Union Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
8 U-PEACE *HUFS-UPEACE Dual Master's Program *Concentration : International Law & Human Rights / Media, Peace & Conflict Studies / Sustainable Development
9 International Development Studies Concentration: Indian and ASEAN/Middle East and African/Russian and CIS/Latin American Studies
10 Russian & CIS Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
11 Latin American Studies Concentration: Politics / Economics / Society & Culture
12 English Literature
13 French Language and Literature (French Linguistics / French Literature)
14 German Language and Literature German Linguistics / German Literature)
15 Russian Language and Literature ( Russian Linguistics / Russian Literature)
16 Spanish Language and Literature (Spanish Linguistics / Spanish Literature)
17 Italian Language and Literature (Italian Linguistics / Italian Literature)
18 Portuguese Language and Literature (Portuguese Linguistics / Portuguese Literature)
19 Scandinavian Languages and Literature (Swedish Linguistics / Swedish Literature)
20 TESOL
21 Japanese Language and Literature (Japanese Linguistics / Japanese Literature)
22 Chinese Language and Literature (Chinese Linguistics / Chinese Literature)
23 South and Southeast Asian Languages and Literature (Hindi Linguistics/ Hindi Literature / Malay-Indonesian Linguistics / Malay-Indonesian Literature / Thai Linguistics / Thai Literature / Vietnamese Linguistics / Vietnamese Literature)
24 Middle East Languages and Literature (Arabic Linguistics / Arabic Literature / Turkish Linguistics / Turkish Literature / Persian Linguistics / Persian Literature)
25 African Languages and Literature (African Linguistics / African Literature)
26 Central and East European Languages and Literature (Polish / Romanian / Hungarian / Yugoslav /Czech / Bulgarian Linguistics or Literature)
27 Korean Language and Literature (Korean Linguistics / Korean Literature / Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language)
28 Linguistics and Cognitive Science (Linguistics)
29 Philosophy (Western Philosophy / Oriental Philosophy(Asian Studies))
30 History (Korean History / Asian History / Western History / History of Science)
31 Information and Archival Science Archival Science
32 Global Culture & Contents
33 International Affairs (Politics / Economics / Socio-culture)
34 Political Science and International Relations (Political Science)
35 Public Administration
36 Law (Public Law / Private Law)
37 Communication and Information
38 International Economics and Law
39 Economics ( Economics / Financial Economics)
40 Management (Business Administration)
41 Management Information Systems
42 International Business
43 Mathematics (Mathematics / Financial Mathematics)
44 Physics
45 Chemistry (Chemistry,Biological Chemistry)
46 Statistics
47 Environmental Science and Engineering
48 Bioscience and Biotechnology
49 Information Communication Engineering (Information and Communications Engineering)
50 Electronics Engineering (Electronics Engineering)
51 Industrial Management Engineering (Industrial and Information Systems Engineering / Management Technology)
52 English Linguistics
53 English Translation
54 Computer and Electronic System Engineering (Computer Engineering / Electronic Systems Engineering)
55 Global Sport (Global Sport Management / Global Sport Science)
56 Turkic, Central Asian and Mongolian studies (Politics⋅Economics/Socio⋅Humanities)
57 Korean Translation as a Foreign Language Major Interdisciplinary Program/Only foreign students can apply
58 Global Multi-modal Convergence Major Interdisciplinary Program
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