Selection Process
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Korea University Business School (KUBS) students can study at partner international universities for one semester and can receive academic credit approval. 
- KUBS students who completed two semesters or more
(The most recent two semesters’ GPA of 3.0 or above)
- Student on a leave of absence (But, applicant must be enrolled for exchange semester)
- Students who completed one semester (two modules) or more including MBA students (The most recent two modules’ GPA of 3.0 or above)
- Every process and other details should be confirmed with  
Graduate School Program Manager before applying for SEP
Not eligible: Students who will graduate right after the  
exchange semester, Business Dual Majors and Minors
Not eligible: Students who will graduate right after the   
exchange semester  

Applicants cannot apply for both KUBS SEP and KU SEP at a time

Application Process
In January and July, online application and hard copy documents should be submitted to KUBS International Office in accordance with instructions on KUBS homepage announcements.

Required Documents

1. SEP Online Application
2. English Resume
3. English Academic Plan DOWNLOAD
    (A. Statement of Purpose, B. Study Plan & Future Plans)
4. Copy of Passport
5. Original Copy of TOEFL iBT / IELTS Score Report
6. English Proof of Enrollment
7. English Transcript
8. Proof of Activities/Experiences
9. Agreement on the Collection and Use of Personal Information
Available Number of Universities to Apply
- Applicants can apply total of 5 universities.
- Applicants can only apply for 3 English-speaking country*.
- Students who previously studied at English-speaking country cannot reapply for English speaking country.
- Students who previously studied as exchange student cannot reapply for same country.
*English-speaking country (USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand)

KUBS Selection Criteria
100 points
25 points
15 points
English Interview
30 points
Korean Interview
30 points
Program Procedure
Exchange Departure
After Exchange
Spring: July
Fall:  January
Spring: March
Fall:  September
Spring: August
Fall:  January
Spring: January
Fall:  August
Information Session
Appliction Submission
•Korean/English Interview

Placement of Students
Appilcation Submission to Exchange Universities
Acceptance Letter
Visa/Purchase Plane Ticket
Course Review
Airfare Scholarship Application
Pre-departure Ceremony*
Report of Arrival
Exchange Fair
Submission of Report of Return and Feedback
SEP Review Submission
Credit Approval
(Students can check credit approval result on portal after 5 to 6 weeks of submission)

*Orientation and Pre-departure Ceremony are mandatory events

Period of Exchange
One semester exchange
- Students can be placed for only one semester at English-speaking country (USA, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand)
- If students wish to extend exchange semester, students must consult with Outbound Program Manager beforehand.
  (Exchange semester can be extended to total of 1 year).
- Students cannot receive confirmation of one-year exchange before departure but can consult the possibility of extension.
- Extension is only allowed when students receive a confirmation.

*Extension is only allowed when the next semester’s TO of exchange university is not affected and if student is notified that their extension will affect the TO, they need to apply for the KUBS SEP once more.
*Graduate Students cannot extend their exchange semester.