The SNU International Summer Institute presents a unique opportunity for students to experience academic life at Seoul National University, Korea's most prestigious university and one of the leading universities in the world. 

SNU International Summer Institute's intensive six-week summer program offers participants the chance to learn in depth from experts on Korea and East Asia, as well as a range of topics from the disciplines of Economics and Business Management to History, Politics, Sociology, and Arts. The program also provides courses on Korean language and traditional arts, for students wishing to advance their Korean language abilities while immersing Korea's contemporary and traditional culture.

Fields of study

  • Humanities
  • Business
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Science

More information regarding specific courses available 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).

Eligibility and application

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

This program impacts on UQ semester 2, 2017 dates, UQ students must meet the additional special conditions for programs that impact on teaching dates.

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Cost

Tuition fees will be approximately $2,100 - $4,200 AUD. Accommodation and administration fees are an additional cost. More information regarding program fees can be found on the host university website.

UQ students are eligible for a 10% discount on tuition fees. 

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding.

Accommodation

Accommodation can be provided as part of the program at an additional cost. For more information regarding accommodation, please see information on the host university website

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 30 April 2017
Host: 08 June 2017

Program Dates

Start: 27 June 2017
End: 29 July 2017

Fast Facts

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