About the Program
Korea University (KU), founded in 1905, is widely acknowledged as one of the country’s oldest, largest and top-ranked universities in Korea. Its reputation for quality is based on excellence in teaching, research and service to Korean society. An eminent faculty, outstanding students and internationally recognized research programs all contribute to the KU’s academic fame. As a major comprehensive university, KU offers a rich variety of courses in Liberal Arts and Sciences as well as in all professional fields, including Law, Medicine and Business Administration.
|Language of Instruction||Korean, English|
|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|
|Other Requirements||SBU students only|
|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|
$3,350-$5,350 (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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