AU / Ajou University
Exchange Program for International Students
Suwon Republic of Korea
Program A/B
2022 Spring (1st,2nd Cycle)
GPA 66.7% (Prerequisite)

General Information

Host Institution

Ajou University, established in 1973 under the motto of "Asia's best university for the 21st century", is a leading research university with 11 colleges in Korea. Located in Suwon, about 30km south of Seoul, Ajou has 14,000 students (9,700 undergraduate, 3,700 graduate, and 500 in other courses).

The strength in Ajou's academic programs and research lies in Engineering, IT, BT, NT, Medical Science, Business and International Studies. Ajou is widely recognized for its innovative international programs and strong support for international students and has collaborative partnership with over 322 universities in 65 countries. There is a wide range of international programs at Ajou including student and faculty exchanges, international summer school, Korean language program, etc. International students are taking courses offered in English by various majors. Today Ajou is welcoming about 750 international students a year.

Republic of Korea
Mailing Address
206 Worldcup-ro, Yeongtong-gu , Suwon , Gyeonggi

Study Abroad Year
Spring Semester
Nomination Deadline
1st cycle:08/Oct/2021
2nd cycle: 08/Oct/2021
Contact information

Accept Program A 5students / Semester
Accept Program B

5students / Semester

Local currency exchange rate

1USD ≒

Update date 28/Oct/2021 22:02:41
Outline ID 798

List of study programs that are open for international exchanges

Content Ajou University's Student Exchange Program is designed to offer a one-semester or one-year study abroad program for students from foreign countries to study at Ajou University. Consistent with its emphasis on global education, Ajou University offers a variety of courses taught in English on a regular basis. They are designed to provide an excellent opportunity for both international and Korean students to study their chosen fields in an international atmosphere.
Teaching Language English
Exchange Duration
1st Semester
From: 01/Mar/2022 To: 20/Jun/2022
Language Proficiency Requirements

Accept Native English
TOEFL iBT: 72 - 86, IELTS: 6 - 6.5

Ajou University receives students based on the nomination and recommendation of partner universities for students that meet the English requirement. If students do not have an official English score, a recommendation letter by a faculty will be needed to prove the student's English proficiency.

Academic Field
GPA 3 / 4.5 (66.7%)(Prerequisite)
Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Scholarship information
Housing Type
  • Dormitory

Housing charge
Local currency
  • Korean Won
Cost of living

Estimated living cost per month excluding Housing Fee

$ 600 - 700 per month
Medical Insurance Others
Medical Insurance is required for students. As of March 2021, all international students are automatically subscribed to National Health Insurance in Korea once they receive their Alien Registration number. We recommend students be covered by international insurance between students' arrival to automatic subscriptions. This information is subject to change.
Visa Process We will send an Admission Package which will contain the necessary documents for the students to apply for a visa. Students can visit the Korean Embassy in their country to apply for a student visa.

Due to COVID-19, program details and dates are subject to change. Therefore, please contact for confirmation.

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/2022To:20/Jun/2022(4 months)
Second Semester
From:01/Sep/2022To:21/Dec/2022(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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