BUFS / Busan University of Foreign Studies
Undergraduate Program & Korean Language Program
Geumjeong-gu Republic of Korea
Program A/B
2021 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 66.7%

General Information

Host Institution

Our mission, based on Christianity and democratic ideology, is to contribute to the development of the nation and human society by fostering creativity and personality of a leader and by studying and lecturing the theory and practice of foreign languages and foreign culture to raise talent who will actively react to the diversified international society.

Republic of Korea
Mailing Address
A202, 65, Geumsaem-ro 485beon-gil , Geumjeong-gu , Busan




Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:03/Jul/2020
2nd cycle: 22/Sep/2020
Contact information


Accept Program A 2students / Semester
Accept Program B

10students / Semester

approx USD $2390

Local currency2863000won

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒1200

Update date 01/Jun/2020 04:43:38
Outline ID 703

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content 1. Korean Language Program
2. Cultural Events and Activities
a. Clubs(K-pop dance, drama performance, calligraphy, badminton, ect.)
b. Student Support Buddy Program
c. Cultural activites
d. Hangul Day Celebration Events for International Students
3. Variety of extracurricular program
Teaching Language English : Division of International Studies
Korean : All of Other Majors
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 27/Feb/2021 To: 18/Jun/2021
2nd Semester
From: 28/Aug/2021 To: 17/Dec/2021
*Students can choose either 1 semester study or 2 semesters study

Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEFL iBT: 57 - 71, IELTS: 5 - 5.5 or
TOPIK(Test of Proficiency in Korean): 3 / 2

Academic Field
GPA 3 / 4.5 (66.7%)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
1st Semester
-Full Waiver of admission fee & 30% tuition waiver
(Applicants from sister institutions)
-TOPIK 3 or IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 53 : 30% tuition waiver
-TOPIK 4 or IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 69 : 40% tuition waiver
-TOPIK 5 or IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 86 : 50% tuition waiver
-TOPIK 6 or IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 98 : 60% tuition waiver
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

  • On campus Dorm, Off campus Dorm
    Students can find off campus accommodation by themselves
Housing charge
Local currency
  • 210000Won
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 500 - 600 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:01/Mar/2021To:18/Jun/2021(4 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Sep/2021To:17/Dec/2021(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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