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A cherry tree with bright pink flowers seem to explode off the tree with Gyeongbokgung Palace reflecting in the water in Seoul, Korea.

Program at a Glance

Yonsei University

Country Korea
City Seoul
Class Level So, Jr, Sr
Experience Type International
Minimum GPA 2.0
Term Summer
Taught In English, Korean
Language Prereq no
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About The Program

Join students from around the world in lectures, cultural activities and a multi-day field trip. Learn from Korean and international visiting professors in a wide range of courses taught in English. Seoul is a friendly city for visiting students and easy to explore on foot.

Where you'll study

Yonsei University is a private research university set on the former site of a royal palace. Referred to as one the “SKY” universities, Yonsei University is among the three most prestigious schools in South Korea. Yonsei University also has one of the most beautiful campuses. Recently renovated, the modern and historical buildings are surrounded by various gardens, fountains, and monuments. The main quad area resembles an Ivy League university with gothic stone buildings. Apart from the campus, Yonsei university is located right in front of Shinchon, a lively college neighborhood full of restaurants and exciting nightlife. The Shinchon area is especially popular amongst students from nearby universities.