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Sungkyunkwan University (Semester)
Seoul, South Korea (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Program Description:
SKKU 2015
General Language of Instruction Courses Housing Contact
  Quick Facts Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
General Founded in 1398 by the Joseon Dynasty and is located in the heart of central Seoul SKKU
Location Seoul, South Korea
Language of Instruction Korean, English Seoul, South Korea
Eligibility Minimum 3.0 GPA Seoul, South Korea Map
Dates of Instruction Fall: September - December

Sungkyunkwan University is the oldest university in East Asia and was founded at the beginning of the Joseon Dynasty in 1398 as the highest national educational institute in the early years of the Joseon Dynasty in Korea. SKKU's main ideology teaches that SKKU students strive to perfect themselves as leaders and contribute to our society. SKKU is currently engaged in achieveing what it refers to as VISION 2020. VISION 2020 represents SKKU's dream and successfull efforts to become one of the Global Leading Universities in the world. SKKU will strive to realize this vision by providing world-class education and producing world-class research outcomes that are recognized globally. Through these endeavors, SKKU aims to become the global hub university for knowledge and human networks. 
Language of Instruction:

The official language of instruction at SKKU is Korean, however, over 30% of the courses offered at SKKU are taught in English.

SKKU also provides exchange students with two types of Korean Language Courses: RKP (Regular Korean Program) and RKP for Exchange Students. A tuition waiver is provided for both programs to all exchange students.

For a comprehensive list of courses that students may be able to enroll in while at SKKU, please visit the SKKU website.


On campus housing is available for exchange students. Students can also find housing off campus if they wish.


For general questions and concerns please visit the Semester Exchange FAQ page.

All other questions and concerns should be directed to:

Jamie Welling
Associate Director of Study Abroad
Global Opportunities
American University Washington College of Law
4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Suite Y360
Washington, DC, 20016 USA
Telephone: (202) 274-4177

Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
This program is currently not accepting applications.