Inbound Programs

Welcome to the SNU Office of International Affairs (OIA) website!
The OIA provides services to international scholars and students at SNU,

Visiting Program Overview

Visiting program is for students in non-partner universities who wish to study at SNU for one or two semesters and transfer credits to their home institution. Visiting students must apply individually and will pay the tuition fee to SNU.

Eligibility

QUALIFICATION

  • completed at least 1 semester in their home university
  • must be from non-partner universities of SNU
    * Students from universities that have student exchange agreement with SNU can participate in exchange program only

RESTRICTION


Application Procedure

Application Procedure
STARTING
SEMESTER
APPLICATION
DEADLINE
SCREENING
PROCEDURE
NOTIFICATION
OF ACCEPTANCE
ACCEPTANCE
PACKAGES
SPRING SEMESTER Sep 20 Sep-Oct Late Oct Nov
FALL SEMESTER March 20 March-April Late April May
* Application schedule will be posted from the middle of January to March 20 (for Fall admission) and from the middle of July to September 20 (for Spring admission) on the homepage of the OIA website.

Document Submission

IMPORTANT NOTES :Visiting program candidates must complete Both Online Application and Postal Submission of the documents.

All documents should be submitted and posted in ORIGINAL or verified as an official copy, and should be in Korean or in English. If your documents are not in Korean or in English, please have your document translated in Korean or in English and have confirmed and sealed by an authorized body.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS ARE NON-RETURNABLE ONCE THEY HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE OIA.

Please be aware that we will be unable to continue processing your application if you do not submit ALL the required application documents.

The required documents for applicants are as follows:
  LIST OF DOCUMENTS REQUIRED TO BE POSTED Notes
A On-line Application
*In order to start the on-line application, exchange candidates must be officially nominated by their home institution by e-mail. The nominated students will receive detailed information on how to log in and apply online by the designated SNU coordinator.
 
B A Certificate of Enrollment from the current university you are attending  
C Official University Transcript  
D Letter of Recommendation from a professor at the current university
(Please use the SNU’s template.)
- SNU template available
E A Statement of Purpose (a free essay in English or Korean)  
F A Copy of Applicant's Passport
(Personal Information Page)
G Only for Fine Arts, Music, and Physical Education applicants :
Photographs of works/recording of performances
For more detailed information, please see the FAQ menu (http://oia.snu.ac.kr/page/visiting_program_faq.php) or contact Ms. Bae, Go Oon (hindoo1@snu.ac.kr).

2018.01.12