About the Program
Konkuk University, conveniently located in Seoul, is one of the leading private universities in Korea and generally regarded as one of the top 10 universities in Korea out of over 370 universities and colleges. The university has over 1,000 full-time faculty members and over 1,100 part-time instructors, offering 120 undergraduate, 69 graduate, and 55 doctoral degrees. The university has an enrollment of about 25,000 students including around 3,000 graduate students. The university is renowned for its research, having over 30 research centers and institutes. Some of the best known academic disciplines include Real Estate, Economics, Business & Public Administration, Political Science, Humanities, Veterinary Medicine, Aeronautical Engineering, Bio-molecular Science, Industrial Design, Animal Bioscience and Technology.
|Language of Instruction||English, Korean|
|Language Proficiency||No Language Proficiency Required|
|Program Type||Exchange: Students select courses offered by partner institution|
|Program Dates||Fall, Spring, Academic Year|
|Living Arrangements||Independent Arrangement|
|Application Deadline||March 1 for Fall/Academic Year Admission; October 1 for Spring Admission|
|Tuition Rate||$3,085 per semester for NY residents; $9,795 per semester for non-residents|
|Program Fee||$750 per semester|
|Administrative Fee||$200 (non-refundable)|
|International Health Insurance||$55 per month approximately|
$2,950-$4,750 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)
$1,450-$1,850 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)
Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.
Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.
Cost Comparison: The average cost for a full time Stony Brook Student including tuition, insurance, housing, and meal plan is approximately $10,445 in-state and $15,735 out-of-state.
Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.
Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.
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