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  • 1. Admission Schedule for Academic Year 2010
Spring Semester (March) Fall Semester (September)
Application Submission November 2-4, 2009 April 28-30, 2010
Application Deadline November 4, 2009 April 30, 2010
Document Review Result November 18, 2009 May 14, 2010
Interview November 25-26, 2009 May 26-28, 2010
Acceptance Announcement December 4, 2009 June 11, 2010
  • Please submit the application by mail or in person to the Office of Admissions.
  • 2. Eligibility Requirements
  • Applicants should meet the following three requirements.
Nationality
Requirement
Both applicants and applicant's parents should be non-Korean since at least from the beginning of the applicants' elementary school education. (Dual citizenship with Korea in not allowed.)
Education
Requirement
First-Year
Students
Applicants should have completed 12-year (or more) primary and secondary education outside of Korea or in international schools.
Transfer
Students
Applicants should have completed primary and secondary education and have received at least two years of university education at a four-year university outside of Korea.
Language
Proficiency
Requirement
Applicants (except for applicants in International Studies) should have a 5th level certificate from the Korean proficiency test (KPT or TOPIK) or, have completed (or expected to complete) level 5 or higher of Korean curriculum at Korean language institutes whose curriculum are approved by admissions office of Korea University.
Applicants should hold English proficiency test scores of the TOEFL CBT of 213 points, PBT 550, IBT 80, TEPS 557, IELTS6.0, TOEIC 685 or higher.
Applicants whose first language is Korean are exempt from demonstrating proficiency in that language.
Native speakers of English are not required to demonstrate proficiency in English.
  • There are separate requirements for applicants from the institutes which have an affiliation agreement with Korea University
  • 3. Fields of Study
Anam Campus (Seoul)
College/Division Major
College of Engineering
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering
  • Industrial Systems and Information Engineering
  • 4. Application Review Process
Application Review Process
  • First Round : Document review
  • Second Round : Only applicants who pass the document review will be proceed to the interview process.
  • 5. Requirement Documents
For Both First-Year and Transfer Students
  • Application Form, Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Official Graduation Certificate of high school
  • A score report of an English proficiency test (TOEFL, TEPS, TOEIC or IELTS)
  • Official transcript of Korean language course ora score report of an Korean proficiency test (TOPIK or KPT)
  • A copy of the applicant's passport
  • Copies of both parents' passports or other official documents indicating parents' nationality
  • Official document indicating parent-child relationship between the applicantand his/her parents (Family Register, Birth certificate, etc)
  • Applicant's Certificate of Facts Concerning the Entry and Exit
  • Certificate of bank deposits for over USD 10,000 from the applicant or the parents (should be issued within three months before the submission of the application)
  • Other certificates proving applicant's scholastic achievements*
    (Score reports of recognized tests, prize records, Letters of Recommendation, etc)
First-Year Students
  • Official Transcript(s) of High school
  • Results of a national examination for college entrance*
  • Certificate of admission from other university*
First-Year Students
  • A letter of recommendation from applicant's professor
  • Official university transcripts of academic records
  • Official certificates of attendance from university
  • Optional
  • Documents which are not in Korean or English should be translated and notarized In Korean or English.
  • The application Fee of KRW 100,000 or $100 should be paid when the application is submitted.
  • Global KU Scholarship
Visitingstudentprogram scholarship 90% of Tuition fee Visiting student
program applicant
Attending university
abroad(within 1 year)
Duplicate benefits
available
Overseas training
scholarship of Division of
International Studies
90% of Tuition fee Dispatch program
applicant of Division
of International Studies
Attending university
abroad(within 1 year)
Duplicate benefits
available
  • Scholarship for international students
International student
scholarship
Type A
All (including entrance fee) & allowance of 500,000(KRW) monthly Above 250 score in TOEFL(CBT) recommendation letter from president of University or principle of high school

Transfer students:

GPA 4.0 at former university

New students:

scores of the upper 5% in high school
8 semesters Above 3.8 12 Credits
International student
scholarship
Type B
50% of
school fee
Above 213 score in TOEFL(CBT) Recommendation letter from the principal of high school

Transfer students:

average ofGPA 3.5 in former university

New students:

scores of upper 10% in high school
8 semesters Above 3.3 12 Credits
Malaysian Government
scholarship
program for
Malaysian students
Allowance of 16,000(KRW)monthly Selected among Malaysian students Supply in the case of an average of GPA3.0 for each semester Above 3.0
Exchange student 1,200,000 (KRW) Selected among all
exchange students
Once
Travelling scholarship Flight fee (up to USD $1,000)