knu / Kyungpook National University
Republic of Korea
Program A/B
2020 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 80%

General Information

Host Institution

Kyungpook National University is a national university representing Daegu Metropolitan City and Gyeongbuk Province in South Korea . It is located in the Daegu Metropolitan City, which is the capital city of the Gyeongbuk Province, South Korea. 
Kyungpook National University was founded on September, 1946 by upgrading the Colleges of Education, Medicine and Agriculture in Daegu to the National College. In October, 1951, Colleges of Education, Medicine, Agriculture, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Law and Political Sciences combined into Kyungpook National University. Other departments including Engineering and Dentistry were established sequentially to create what is now known as Kyungpook National University.

Refer to:

Republic of Korea
Mailing Address
R.m. 608, Global Plaza, Kyungpook National University, 80 Daehak-ro, Buk-gu , , Daegu

Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:10/Jul/2019
2nd cycle: 19/Sep/2019
Contact information

Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 09/Jan/2020 07:25:25
Outline ID 293

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Teaching Language English or Korean
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 02/Mar/2020 To: 19/Jun/2020
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English

Academic Field
Area Studies
--Asian Studies, --Chinese Studies, --French Studies, --German Studies, --Japanese Studies, --Korean Studies, --Regional Studies (U.S., Canada, Foreign), --United States Studies,
--Accounting, --Actuarial Science, --Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, --Auditing, --Business Communications, --Business Management, --Business Statistics, --Construction Management, --E-Commerce, --Economics, --Entrepreneurship, --Fashion Merchandising, --Finance, --Human Resources Management, --Insurance, --International Business/Trade/Commerce, --Labor and Industrial Relations, --Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, --Management Information Systems, --Marketing, --Organizational Behavior Studies, --Organizational Leadership, --Real Estate,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Intercultural Communication, --Journalism, --Mass Communication/Media Studies, --Photojournalism, --Public Relations, --Publishing, --Radio and Television, --Speech Communication and Rhetoric,
Computer and Information Sciences
--Artificial Intelligence, --Computer and IT Support Services, --Computer Applications Programming, --Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications, --Informatics, --Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation, --Web Page/Multimedia Design,
English Language and Literature
--American Literature (United States), --English Literature (British and Commonwealth), --General Literature,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--German Language and Literature, --Japanese Language and Literature, --Korean Language and Literature, --Linguistics, --Russian Language and Literature,
International/Global Studies
--International Relations and Affairs,
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Social Sciences
--Geography, --Political Science and Government, --Sociology,
GPA 80 / 100 (80%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
There is a scholarship program the Korean government is offering for exchange students called “GKS(Global Korea Scholarship)”. Please refer to the website of National Institute for International Education (NIIED) site-- for further information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

  • You will be assigned a place in the on-campus dormitories if you apply. KNU student dormitories house both Korean and international students to provide an international atmosphere. The dorm rooms are double occupancy with twin beds and there are NO single rooms. In addition, a wardrobe, a desk, and a small bookcase are provided for each person.
Housing charge
Local currency
  • KRW650000 for whole seemster(meal plan is seperate)
  • USD $150 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 300 - 400 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process It is the responsibility of the individual student to obtain the right type of visa needed to attend KNU based on using the Certificate of Admission from the university. If you are coming from abroad to study in Korea, you should apply for a student visa (D-2).

Please inform prospective dates of acceptance if the dates would be later than UMAP's Timeline for onlire placement period. It helps students to choose their preferences.

Link to the Course List available for international students / Other related links

Regular Academic Calendar (indicate the period)

First Semester
From:02/Mar/2020To:19/Jun/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:31/Aug/2020To:18/Dec/2020(4 months)
Third Semester
Fourth Semester
Website of academic year

Semester Load in Credits/Units

1UCTS = 1Credit/1.5ECTS/3CATS *What's UCTS?


General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation

Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program

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