Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea


June 25 - July 20, 2018

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why summer at skku?

Sungkyunkwan University's International Summer Semester (ISS) is a unique academic program dedicated to sharing and experiencing the fascinating story of Seoul, korea's 600-year-old capital. The program aims to develop students' global engagement by providing opportunities to share different perspectives on global issues, to make friends with various cultural backgrounds, and to explore Korea's history, culture and people. Take advantage of the excellent program we offer; it will help you to expand your mind and change your world.


-Early Bird Online Registration Ends : March 31, 2018
-Registration Deadline : June 8, 2018
-Orientation : June 25, 2018
- Classes Begin : June 26, 2018
-Classes End : July 18, 2018
-Graduation & Farewell Ceremony : July 20, 2018


Mandatory Fees
1.Application Fee: KRW 100,000 (approx. USD 90)
2.Course Tuition & Extra Xurricular Activities :
-KRW 1,400,000 for 1 course (approx. USD 1,250)
-KRW 2,400,000 for 2~3 courses (approx. USD 2,140)

Optional Fees
-Housing : KRW 650,000 (approx. USD 580)

*Various scholarship benefits may be given to student from partner/non-partner universities. Please consult the ISS Office via e-mail or phone for more information


-Choose from a wide variety of courses in the fields of business and management, economics, social sciences, engineering, computer science, data science and Korean studies.
-Each course is taught by distinguished SKKU professors and those from prestigious universities from around the world.
-The language of instruction is English.
-ISS courses are worth three academic credits (Korean courses are worth two): students can take up to three courses.

cultural activities

-Korean Folk Village Tour
-Barbecue Party
-Korean Food Festival
-Mud Festival
-Old City Tour
-K-POP Dance
-Taekwondo Experinece
-Amusement Park


SKKU manages a number of dormitories. All SKKU dormitories are either located on campus or within a 20-minute commute (by walk or public transportation). Students can choose the SKKU dormitories with roomates they want.

sungkyunkwan university

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) has been a leading Korean educational institution since 1398. In modern times it has partnered with Samsung. This has enabled SKKU to develop dynamic academic programs which have made it a driving force in the technological revolution. As a university with a combination of tradition and innovation, SKKU is the place to rediscover the past and set a course for the future
About SKKU
No. 1 among Korean private comprehensive univ. in 2017-2018 Times Higher Education ranking

No. 1 among Korean private comprehensive univ. in 2017 US News & World Report

THE's Top 25 Universities over 400 Years Old
SKKU In Ranking


June 25 - July 20, 2018