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

The 2018 program has been revamped in order to highlight growing interest in the arts, culture, and humanities while also offering cutting-edge classes in management and economics, global issues, history and social sciences, and science and technology. Students must complete a minimum of 2 courses while on the YISS program. Several $3,000 NCP scholarships are available to eligible students. 

Fields of study

  • Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Technology
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • 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).

Students are required to take 2 courses under the 4-week track. 

Eligibility and application

All applicants must meet the standard UQ Abroad Student Eligibility Criteria and the YISS entry requirements. This 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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Costs

Tuition is approximately between $3,800 - $4,200 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 

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

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ Abroad: 10 March 2018
Host: 16 May 2018

Program Dates

Start: 03 July 2018
End: 26 July 2018

Fast Facts

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