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Yonsei University July Short-term Study Abroad
Seoul, South Korea (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter (Jul)
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Program Type:
Non-Exchange Short-Term
Anticipated Places:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences, Business, Science
Short-term Type:
Coursework, Field Trip, Internship
Short-term Duration:
5-6 weeks
Program Description:

Yonsei University - Short-Term Study Abroad
Yonsei International Summer School (YISS)

SKorea - Yonsei U - Campus

Location Seoul, South Korea
Program description University of Sydney students have the opportunity to spend 5 1/2 weeks of their winter holidays undertaking classes and cultural activities at Yonsei University, South Korea.

For more information on the courses available, please click here.

Program dates 28 June - 3 August 2017

IMPORTANT: Program end dates impact on Semester 2 2017 lectures (commencing on Monday 31 July 2017). Students must ensure they adhere to their individual attendance requirements for all units of study at the University of Sydney. No special consideration will be given by the faculty for assessment extensions or deferred exams because of their late commencement. If you are unsure of the requirements of your University of Sydney course please consult your faculty. Special permission may be required in some circumstances.
Application deadline 17 March 2017
Places available TBC
Eligibility criteria Please refer to the University of Sydney's website for full eligibility criteria here.
Credit / Not-for-credit You will be emailed credit application instructions for your faculty once you have expressed interest in this program with the form linked at the bottom of this page. Please allow 1-2 weeks for this information to be sent through.
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Fees and scholarships
2017 Program fee:  KRW 3,700,000 (~AUD$4,218)
Inclusions:  Application Fee KRW 100,000 plus Tuition fee KRW 3,600,000

Additional costs (not included in program fee):
On-campus housing KRW 840,000 (~AUD$958)
Field trip to Gangwon Province 24-26 June 2017 KRW 600,000 (AUD$684)
Airfare, travel insurance, visa, personal expenses, extracurricular activities and additional travel.

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.
About the university Yonsei University:
  • Renowned for its global outlook and international reach
  • Established in 1885, it has a long standing history
  • A student population of 28,100 with the largest number of international students in Korea
  • Member of the prestigious “SKY” trio, the “Ivy League” of Korea.
 Location overview A huge city of more than 10.5 million people, Seoul is an economic and business powerhouse that also boasts a unique history and numerous pleasant pastimes. You can hike on Namsan, see architectural innovation at the UNESCO City of Design, visit the Demilitarized Zone and sample the city’s history with numerous temples, palaces, tea houses and galleries. The food is wonderful, as is the nightlife, and the art and culture.
Contact for more information Sydney Global Mobility Team
The University of Sydney

This program is currently not accepting applications.