Korea University International Winter Campus (KU IWC) provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn about Korea through academic and cultural immersion.

Participate in the newly reformatted KU IWC 2020-2021, including both online and in-person learning experiences. Online classes will be delivered via live-streaming with recordings available on-demand. In-person classes and extra-curricular experiences are available for those students who are able to attend in Korea.

Field of Study

  • Business
  • Humanities
  • Korean Language & Culture
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Film and Media Studies
  • Engineering

More information can be found on the host university website

Summer 2020/2021 Short-term Global Experiences (Virtual Offerings)

Virtual short-term global experiences offered during the Summer 2020/2021 application round are only available on a not-for-credit basis. The Global Experiences Team will not be assessing applications for credit in this round.

UQ may have a range of available summer course offerings (external and internal mode) for you to enrol in over the end of year period. Should you have any questions, please contact your Faculty directly.

Eligibility and Application

All applicants must meet the UQ short-term experience eligibility criteria and the KU entry requirements.

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The tuition fee is approximately AUD $1035. More information regarding fees can be found on the host university website. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by late-October if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your global experience.

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: 15 October 2020
Host: 20 November 2020

Program Dates                                                                                                    

Start: 28 December 2021
End: 15 January 2021

Fast Facts

Type: Study
Mode: Study abroad
Location: Virtual
Credit: Not-for-credit
Cohort: Undergraduate and postgraduate

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.​