Domestic Academic Exchange 
Application Period 
Fall Semester Middle of Aug. (Middle of July for Seoul National University) 
Spring Semester Middle of Feb. (Middle of January for Seoul National University) 
  • The application form must be submitted to academic affairs office of the relevant college with the approvals of the academic advisor and the head of department. 
Partner Universities
Kyunghee, Korea National Defense , Duksung, Seoul National, Univ. of Seoul, Seoul Women, Sookmyung Women, Yonsei , HUFS, Univ. of Science & Technology, KIST, KAIST, Academy of Korean Studies, Sunkyunkwan 
Application Procedure
Browse available 
courses of partner
credits, professor 

Submit the
application form
to the academic
affairs office

The Graduate School 
delivers applications
to the partner

Approval from
the partner Univ.
Notify results to
individual applicants
Maximum 3 credits
earned per semester.
Maximum credits
earned until graduation
MS:  6 credits/
Ph.D:12 credits
Study Abroad 
Application date and procedure at :
  Spring Semester Fall Semester 
Application Date  End of February Beginning of March Fall semester of that year End of August Beginning of September  Spring semester of following year
Application Procedure Application starts Interview & its announcement  Sending Application Starts  Interview & its announcement  Sending 
Korea University has academic partnership with 623 universities and institutions, research centers in 78 countries in the world as of April 2011. (More details at :
•Korea University's Office of International Affairs is in charge of whole program curriculum and its management. 
•Please be aware of your graduation schedule in case studying abroad at partner university with different semester system (academic calendar). 
•Maximum credits earned : 9 for MS / 18 for PhD 
•Transfer credit must be processed right after returning to Korea. (submitted to relevant department office)
*Please refer to KUBS website regarding KUBS student exchange program