hgku / Hongik University
Student Exchange Program
Seoul Republic of Korea
Program A/B
2020 Fall (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 66.7% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Established in 1946, Hongik University fosters leaders who pioneer the future. Industry meets art at Hongik. A futuristic Multi-Campus that spans from Seoul and Sejong City th Daehakro and Hwaseong. We pioneer global trends by the connection of education and research. 140,000 alumni of Hongik University play a pivotal role in various fields, realizing their passions and dreams. Hongik University fosters independent, dreative, and cooperative person who contribute to the advancement and welfare of the community.

Republic of Korea
Mailing Address
Q107, 94, Wausan-ro, Mapo-gu , Seoul , Seoul



Study Abroad Year
Fall Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:06/Jan/2020
2nd cycle: 16/Mar/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 5students / Semester
Accept Program B

0students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 14/Nov/2019 06:24:14
Outline ID 329

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Engineering / Architecture / Business Administration / Liberal Arts / Law / Economics / Fine Arts and Design / Public Relations / Game
Teaching Language Classes are mainly taught in Korean, but English courses are also available.
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Sep/2020 To: 14/Dec/2020
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEIC: 670 - 785, TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86, IELTS: 5 - 5.5 or
TOPIK(Test of Proficiency in Korean): 3 / 2(Prerequisite)

Academic Field
--Environmental Design/Architecture, --Landscape Architecture, --Urban Planning,
--Advertising, --Digital Communication and Media, --Public Relations,
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,
Construction Trades
--Building Construction Technology, --Construction Site Management, --Furniture Design and Manufacturing, --Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology, --Woodworking,
--Automotive Engineering Technology, --Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering, --Ceramic Sciences and Engineering, --Chemical Engineering, --Civil Engineering, --Computer Engineering, --Computer Software Engineering, --Electrical and Electronics Engineering, --Industrial Engineering, --Mechanical Engineering, --Mining and Mineral Engineering, --Petroleum Engineering, --Robotics, and Automation Engineering, --Systems Engineering, --Transportation Engineering,
English Language and Literature
--American Literature (United States), --English Literature (British and Commonwealth), --General Literature, --Professional/Technical Writing, --Rhetoric and Composition, --Writing,
Foreign Languages and Literatures
--Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other, --French Language and Literature, --German Language and Literature,
Law/Criminal Justice
--Business Law, --International Business, Trade, and Tax Law, --International Law, --Legal Studies, --Pre-Law Studies,
Visual and Performing Arts
--Apparel and Textiles, --Art History, --Art Studies, --Ceramics, --Cinematography and Film Production, --Design and Visual Communications, --Digital Arts, --Drama and Theatre Arts, --Drawing, --Fashion/Apparel Design, --Film Studies, --Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other, --Game and Interactive Media Design, --Graphic Design, --Industrial and Product Design, --Interior Design, --Metal and Jewelry Arts, --Painting, --Photography, --Printmaking, --Sculpture,
GPA 3 / 4.5 (66.7%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
Local currency
  • KRW
  • USD $300 per month
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 600 - 700 per month
Medical Insurance Required (For student)
Visa Process

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:12/Jun/2020(4 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Sep/2020To:14/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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