Korea University International Summer Campus (KU ISC) provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn about Korea through academic and cultural immersion during the northern hemisphere's summer months.

It offers one semester's load of work condensed into six weeks and four weeks, during which renowned academics teach both domestic and international students. Several $3,000 scholarships are available to eligible students. 

Fields of study

  • Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Science
  • Law

Credit equivalent

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

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and the KU ISC entry requirements. The 6-week program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2018 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates. 

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UQ students are able to complete a variety of courses within one of two programs:

Four week program
  • Start date: 26 June 2018
  • End date: 19 July 2018
  • Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit
Six week program
  • Start date: 26 June 2018
  • End date: 02 August 2018
  • Credit: For-credit only

More information regarding specific courses available can be found on the host university website


Tuition is approximately $2,000-$4,700 AUD.

Several $3,000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants are available for eligible participants. 

More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website


Accommodation is available at an additional cost but may be limited. For more information regarding accommodation, please see the host university website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2018
Host: Varies - 16 May 2018

Program Dates

Start: 26 June 2018
End: Varies - see Program Details

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad​
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Credit: For-credit or not-for-credit 
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate*

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