The Ewha International Summer College is a month-long program designed for international students who desire to pursue both academic and cultural endeavours. Academically, Ewha’s summer program is renowned for its dedicated and experienced professors, not to mention a broad array of courses that provide students with effective learning opportunities in many disciplines. During the program, students participate in dynamic field trips in and out of Seoul that allow them to have a glimpse of the tradition and everyday life of Korea.

Fields of study

UQ students are able to participate in the International Co-Ed Summer College: 4 Week Track The following fields of study are available:

  • Korean Language and Culture & Humanities
  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Technology
  • Science

More information regarding the program and courses can be found on the host university website. 

Credit Equivalent

3 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 4 UQ Units if 6 credits are successfully completed (pending UQ faculty approval).

Visa Information

It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct visa for the country where you will be studying. As the Global Experiences team is not a visa-issuing authority we cannot provide visa advice.

Contact Ehwa Womans University for visa and immigration information.

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the standard Global Experiences Student Eligibility Criteria and the Ehwa Womans University requirements.  

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Tuition is approximately $2, 490 - $4, 725AUD. More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website.

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Several $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants are available for eligible participants. Applicants will be notified by mid-May if they are eligible for travel grants and scholarships awarded by the Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your global experience.


Accommodation is available at an additional cost. More information regarding accommodation can be found on the host university website. 

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 10 March 2020
Host: 15 May 2020

Program Dates

Start: 24 June 2020
End: 22 July 2020

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Credit: For-credit only
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

*Postgraduates can attend the program as not-for-credit only


If you participate in a short-term program you may also be eligible to submit an application for an OS-HELP loan if your program is for-credit and you are enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student. 

Application Deadlines

15 January for overseas study commencing March to August
15 March for overseas study commencing May to October
15 June for overseas study commencing August to January
15 September for overseas study commencing November to April

Refer to the funding page for more information on eligibility requirements and loan amounts. 

Global Experiences Information Sessions

Students are encouraged to register and attend an information session to receive more details on the short-term application process, eligibility criteria, funding etc.