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Korea University

 
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    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. 

    *Stony Brook University Students Only

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    Location Seoul, South Korea
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Fall, Spring, Academic Year
    Language of Instruction Korean, English
    Budget Available upon request
    Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement



    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.
    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.

     Requirements

    GPA 3.0
    Other Requirements

    Stony Brook University Students Only

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.

    Applicants must have 2 semesters completed with grades from SBU to be considered.

    South Korean citizens currently in South Korea are eligible to apply for the Fall 2020 SBU Home Abroad Program. 

    Spaces for this program are limited. Students that are not selected will be placed in their second program choice.

    Application Deadline

    Fall/Academic Year Admission: March 1 

    Spring Admission: October 1

    Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
    Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad
  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Academic Policies

    • Students must maintain full-time status while abroad
    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • Grades earned in a Partner University program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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