The Winter 2022 Yonsei University International Summer School: Online will be offered virtually.

* This experience may require live attendance at lectures, webinars and group work sessions, at a time decided by the partner organisation. No special considerations will be extended to any successful applicant if an approved experience coincides with the commencement of Semester Two studies at UQ. We strongly recommend you consider the time zone differences prior to application. You can find session times via the host university website.

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 2022 program offers 4-week and 6-week online courses within areas of humanities and social sciences, politics, international relations and computer science and cutting edge courses in science and technology. 

Fields of study

  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Politics
  • International Relations
  • Computer Science


More information about available courses can be found on the host university website.

Credit equivalent 

3 Credits = 2 UQ Units. Maximum of 2 UQ Units after successful completion of experience (pending UQ faculty approval). 

Eligibility and application

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

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Tuition is approximately $1,900 AUD for one course, to $3,600 AUD for two courses.

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


New Colombo Plan Virtual Mobility Grant 

New Colombo Plan Virtual Grants may be available for this experience. More information will be available in the coming weeks.

When you submit your application to the Internships and Global Experiences team, you are automatically considered. There is no additional application required. Applicants will need to submit supporting documentation (host acceptance, bank details) by the relevant deadline.

This grant is not guaranteed even if all selection criteria are met.

Widening Participation Grant

Applicants may also be eligible for UQ-specific funding. Applicants will be notified by mid-May (for winter programs) or late-October (for summer programs) if they are eligible for grants and scholarships awarded by the Internships and Global Experiences Team. Please do not rely on this funding to support your experience.

BEL Faculty Credit Assessment

Credit must be confirmed with BEL Faculty to check suitability for your program requirements. You should consult with International Mobility Coordinator prior to submitting an application. The credit precedents information on this site is provided as a guide only. Please see Credit Precedents Disclaimer for further details.

Yonsei Summer School - onlineBEL Faculty Assessment
4-week Track 
IEE3585 Entrepreneurship and ManagementTIMS3302 Entrepreneurship
ECO3112 Korean EconomyUnspecified Level 3 BEcon Flexible Core Course (2 units) / Unspecified Level 3 BEcon Elective (2 units)
6-week Track 
ECO3104 Econometrics IECON2300 Introductory Econometrics
IEE3224 Introduction to Investment ManagementFINM2416 Asset Pricing
IEE2074 Global Marketing ManagementUnspecified Level 2 BBusMan Marketing Major Elective (2 units)
IEE3358 Operations ManagementIBUS3303 Global Production and Logistics
SOC3706 Economic SociologyUnspecified Level 3 BEcon Flexible Core Course (2 units) / Unspecified Level 3 BEcon Elective (2 units)
ECO3127 Law and EconomicsUnspecified Level 3 BEcon Flexible Core Course (2 units) / Unspecified Level 3 BEcon Elective (2 units)
NOT Supported 


IEE3343 Financial Accounting

IEE3375 Introduction to Accounting Information Systems and Data Analytics

STA1001 Introduction to Statistics

ECO2101 Macroeconomics

IEE2028 Marketing (Periods 2 & 3)

IEE3334 Microeocnomic Policy

ECO2102 Microeconomics

ECO1104 Principles of Macroeconomics

IEE2040 Principles of Managerial Accounting

ECO1103 Principles of Microeconomics

IEE3347 Corporate Finance

IEE1115 Introduction to Corporate Finance

Key Dates

Application Deadlines

UQ: Winter 2022 Applications Closed
Host: 22 April 2022

Program Dates

4 Week Track
Start: 28 June 2022
End: 21 July 2022
For-credit and not-for-credit

6 Week Track
Start: 28 June 2022
End: 4 August 2022
For-credit only

Fast Facts

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

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

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.