Overview

Seoul National University

City: Seoul
Language of instruction: English, Korean
  • South Korea's first national university
  • Ranked as the 50th best university in the world by the Times Higher Education in 2008
  • 32 000 students
  • 1 500 faculties
  • Main campus, Kwanak Campus, houses the University Administration and most of the constituent organizations
  • Located on the southern outskirts of Seoul, at the foot of the majestic Kwanak Mountain
  • Seoul is the capital city and largest metropolis in the country

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Partner university's areas of study

ArtsCommerce (UBCV)Fine ArtsForestryLand and Food SystemsManagement (UBCO)Science

Notes on Language of Instruction

  • Majority of courses are taught in Korean but each college or department offers number of courses in English
  • COMM courses are in English Law courses are in Korean with few English courses
  • Applicants, who apply for the Korean History major, must provide a proof of Korean language ability
  • A satisfactory level of Korean language ability should be either (1) Level 5 or above of official Korean Language Proficient Test or (2) Level 5 or above of the Korean Test conducted at the SNU Language Institute
  • Korean Language Education Center courses are fee paying to the Centre

ELIGIBILITY AND TIMING

Terms offered

Term 1Term 2Full year Term 1 + 2 (UBC Term 1 start)Summer

Who can go?

  • Exchange students can take coursework in most areas of study
  • This university is also open to Commerce students
  • Commerce: When applying to Go Global, UBC-V Commerce students must select 'Seoul National University-COMM' on their Go Global application
  • IMPORTANT: Appeals to grades eligibility will not be accepted for this institution
    • Students who have less than 70% average in any term of their academic history, will not be considered for this institution
    • Starting Spring 2017, commerce students applying to Seoul National University will be required to have an 83% cumulative average to be considered
  • Please research applicable course restrictions on SNU's exchange website

Term dates

  • Fall semester: Late August to Mid December
  • Spring semester: Late February to Late June
  • SNU ISI Summer semester: Early July to Mid August (fee paying to SNU)
  • NOTE: Special Summer and Winter sessions are not open to exchange students who are not attending the regular academic year
  • Summer students must attend as fee-paying to ISI

Timing

  • Students going on exchange in summer must attend the International Student Program and pay fees to SNU

Summer program

Courses + Transfer Credits

Credits

Course equivalency formula

  • Same as UBC
  • NOTE: for SNU graduate law school, 12 SNU credits = 15 UBC credits
  • Undergraduate law is same as UBC

Passing grade

D-

Grading scheme

  • Undergraduates usually take two exams per semester: the mid-term exams (April, Oct) and final exams (Jun, Dec)
  • Quizzes and test may be given by the professor at any time, and are particularly frequent in mathematics and science courses
  • You will receive a scholastic warning if your grade point average (GPA) falls below 1.7 or if you received an "F" in more than 3 classes
  • For further information, click here

Credit transfer process

The transfer credit process takes approximately 16 weeks following each submission deadline.  You should allow sufficient time to meet important deadlines that may affect you (e.g., application for graduation, registration in courses that require prerequisites that you took on exchange, entry to a major/honours program, etc.)

Information about the transfer credit portal.

Course Information

* Students who have special requirements or require academic accommodation should contact a Go Global advisor regarding their needs at least six weeks prior to the application deadline.

Type of Go Global Experiences

Exchange (pay UBC tuition)Graduate research

Full course load information

  • 18 credits for undergraduate
  • 12 for graduate

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Transfer credits and equivalent courses at this university

Check out the courses that students have successfully transferred back in the last 3 years. If you don't see a course you need listed, it simply means you need to submit the course to be evaluated through the Transfer Credit Portal while on exchange.

* Areas of study at partner universities are subject to change. This list is to be used as a general guideline and is not exhaustive; research the partners' websites for additional course information.

UBC Vancouver

Applied Science (Architecture and Landscape Architecture)
UBC course: ELEV 3rd
Title: Activity and Space
Partner course code: ARCH 4012.531
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2015-08-27
UBC course: GEOG 2nd
Title: Green City and Community Design
Partner course code: 009.018
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-03-05
Arts
UBC course: ARCL 103
Title: The Origins of Human Culture
Partner course code: arth L0547.0002
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-03-21
UBC course: ARTH 225
Title: Western Art: Ancient and Medieval
Partner course code: ARTH 116.218
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2013-12-03
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: Advanced English: Culture and Society
Partner course code: ENGLISH 032.024
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-25
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: introduction to cinema
Partner course code: THTR 042. 031
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-11-17
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: Understanding Popular Arts
Partner course code: N/A 042.033
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-04-28
UBC course: ARTS 2nd
Title: 20th-Century American Literature
Partner course code: 103.338A 001
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-15
UBC course: ARTS 2nd
Title: Modern Korea Society and Culture (Soft Power and Korean Wave)
Partner course code: Arts 3rd year
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-19
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Cross-cultural Explorations in East Asia (Global Communications)
Partner course code: 211.402A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-05
UBC course: ASIA 2nd
Title: Korean Architecture and Urbanism
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-12-11
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Korean Traditional Music and Culture
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-06-04
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Topics in West Asian Civilization
Partner course code: M2752.0005
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-05
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Establishment and Development of East asian culture (China)
Partner course code: Hist 004.021A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2013-11-26
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: philosophy of Buddhism
Partner course code: Relg 004.093-00
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2013-11-26
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Introduction to Korean Literature
Partner course code: 055 007
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-12-01
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Korean History
Partner course code: 043.007
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-05
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: The Korean Language
Partner course code: 055.002
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-01
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Two Koreas: Modern Korean History and Society
Partner course code: 055.016
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-10
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Topics in Korean History 1
Partner course code: 109.311
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-08-23
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Korean Literature in a Global Context
Partner course code: M1232.0002
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-12-11
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: A New Perspective on Korean History
Partner course code: N/A N/A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-08-23
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Appreciating Korean Visual Arts
Partner course code: 003.069A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-06
UBC course: ASIA 3rd
Title: Reading Korean History through Old Maps
Partner course code: 004.014A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-06
UBC course: CHIN 3rd
Title: Chinese Conversation1
Partner course code: CHIN 010.020A
Language of instruction: Chinese
Evaluated date: 2013-11-29
UBC course: CHIN 3rd
Title: Chinese Conversation2
Partner course code: CHIN 010.094
Language of instruction: Chinese
Evaluated date: 2013-11-29
UBC course: CLST 333
Title: Ancient Religions
Partner course code: 114.412
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-12-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Patent and Technology Entrepreneurship
Partner course code: 054.028
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-04-11
UBC course: ECON 355
Title: International Trade
Partner course code: ECON 016-111
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-23
UBC course: ECON 355
Title: International Economics
Partner course code: ECON 212.213
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-10-06
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Korean Economic History
Partner course code: ECON 212.314
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-02-22
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Economics of Catch-Up
Partner course code: 212.467A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-19
UBC course: ECON 450
Title: Government Revenues
Partner course code: ECON 212.343
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-03-02
UBC course: ELEV 3rd
Title: Psychotherapy
Partner course code: PSYC 207.315
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2017-03-03
UBC course: FIPR 133
Title: Digital Video Workshop 1
Partner course code: Media 211.320B
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2017-09-25
UBC course: FMST 314
Title: Marriage and Family
Partner course code: 045.029
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2017-03-23
UBC course: FREN 101
Title: French for beginner( introduction to French)
Partner course code: FREN 032.027
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-08-07
UBC course: FREN 1st
Title: Understanding of the Francophone Culture
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-12-12
UBC course: GEOG 3RD
Title: Regional Studies of Asia
Partner course code: 713.421
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-04
UBC course: GEOG 3RD
Title: Studies in Developing Country
Partner course code: N/A 208.422
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-08
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: Teaching of Economic Geography
Partner course code: 713.228
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-03-09
UBC course: HIST 1st
Title: History of Western civilization
Partner course code: HIst 004.045A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2013-11-29
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: New Perspective on Korean Cultural History
Partner course code: HIST 043.003
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-29
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Ancient Korean History
Partner course code: 109.219
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-06-02
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: History of Germany
Partner course code: 112.310
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-06-02
UBC course: JAPN 1st
Title: Intensive Japanese 1
Partner course code: N/A 1003.271
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-08-11
UBC course: KORN 1st
Title: Korean Language
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-08-23
UBC course: KORN 1st
Title: Elementary Korean
Partner course code: N/A 032.001
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2017-11-20
UBC course: KORN 1st
Title: Beginners Korean
Partner course code: KLEC 100
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-02-25
UBC course: KORN 1st
Title: 15-Week Korean Language Program Level 1.5
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-02-22
UBC course: KORN 2nd
Title: Korean Language Level 2
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2015-10-19
UBC course: KORN 2nd
Title: Intermediate Korean 1
Partner course code: KORR 032.002
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-07-27
UBC course: KORN 2nd
Title: Intermediate Korean 2
Partner course code: KORN 032.003
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2015-07-27
UBC course: KORN 2nd
Title: 15 week special program (Level 3+4)
Partner course code: KLEC 3-4
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-06-05
UBC course: KORN 2nd
Title: Korean level 2
Partner course code: 55.016
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-08-23
UBC course: KORN 3rd
Title: Korean Language Level 5
Partner course code: 008.199
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2015-10-19
UBC course: KORN 3rd
Title: Language Education Institute Level 3
Partner course code: LEI Level 3
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-04
UBC course: KORN 4th
Title: Korean Language - Level 4
Partner course code: 055.001
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-12-01
UBC course: KORN 4th
Title: Public speaking
Partner course code: KORN 010.082
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-06
UBC course: KORN 4th
Title: Advanced Korean
Partner course code: 032.004
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-11-10
UBC course: KORN 4th
Title: Love in Modern Korean Literature
Partner course code: L0545.0002
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2015-12-11
UBC course: KORN 4th
Title: Language Education Institute Level 4
Partner course code: LEI Level 4
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-04
UBC course: MUSC 328
Title: Introduction to Korean Musical Culture
Partner course code: 054-212
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-23
UBC course: MUSC 4th
Title: Korean Music
Partner course code: 650.103
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-12-08
UBC course: PHIL 1st
Title: Philosophy at Crossroads: Philosophy East and West
Partner course code: 100.176
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-12-03
UBC course: PHIL 1st
Title: Culture and Philosophy
Partner course code: 004.118 004.118
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-02-17
UBC course: PHIL 330
Title: State and Justice
Partner course code: 714.428
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-02
UBC course: PHIL 433
Title: Biomeical Ethics
Partner course code: PHIL 004.105A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-04-28
UBC course: POLI 260
Title: Introduction to International Relations
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-21
UBC course: POLI 2nd
Title: International Relations and Peace-building on the Korean Peninsula
Partner course code: 200.203
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-08-25
UBC course: POLI 320
Title: Decision-Making Process in US Politics
Partner course code: POLI 216B.335A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-27
UBC course: POLI 335
Title: Studies in Comparative Federalism
Partner course code: POLI 216B.513
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-27
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The United States and Asia
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-09-01
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: International Relations in East Asia
Partner course code: EAST ASIA
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2013-12-21
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: China in World Affairs
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-09-01
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: The Politics of Space and Geopolitics
Partner course code: 208.407A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-03-21
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Law and Democracy
Partner course code: M1320 000600
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-01-16
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Division of Korea and Korean War
Partner course code: 004.005 004.005
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-21
UBC course: POLI 4th
Title: US and East Asia
Partner course code: POLI
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-09-01
UBC course: PSYC 1st
Title: Introduction to Psychology
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-10-18
UBC course: PSYC 1st
Title: interrelationship psychology
Partner course code: PSYC 045.013
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-12-01
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Neuroscience
Partner course code: 207.223
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2017-02-16
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Abnormal Psychology
Partner course code: PSYC 207.209P
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-19
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Perception of Visual Art
Partner course code: PSYC 207.233
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-19
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Applied Developmental Psychology
Partner course code: 207 421B
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-04-28
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Psychology of Perception and Lab
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-03-30
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Human Factors and Engineering Psychology
Partner course code: M1308.0009
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-15
UBC course: PSYC 401
Title: Clinical Psychology and Practical Practices
Partner course code: PSYC 207.323
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-09-08
UBC course: SOCI 2nd
Title: Culture and Society of Korea
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-04
UBC course: SOCI 2nd
Title: Culture and Society of Korea
Partner course code: 100.203
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-08
UBC course: SOCI 3rd
Title: Sociology of International NGOs: Understanding and Participation
Partner course code: SOCI 205.346A
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2018-03-02
UBC course: SPAN 101
Title: Elementary Spanish 1
Partner course code: span 010.043B
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-28
UBC course: VISA 1st
Title: Korean Art and Asian Painting
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-11-30
UBC course: VISA 1st
Title: Introduction to Drawing
Partner course code: VISA 052-205
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-01-30
UBC course: VISA 3rd
Title: Mixed Media and Installation 3
Partner course code: VISA 602.344
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-01-15
UBC course: VISA 3rd
Title: Understanding of Sparial Art
Partner course code: VISA M1767.0001
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2016-01-15
Commerce
UBC course: COMM 296
Title: Introduction of Marketing
Partner course code: CBA 250.695
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-10-16
UBC course: COMM 2nd
Title: Career Advancement and Planning Program
Partner course code: COMM 251.338
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-21
UBC course: COMM 371
Title: Investments
Partner course code: 251.422
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-10-28
UBC course: COMM 371
Title: Investments
Partner course code: 251.422
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-10-18
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Global Fashion Business
Partner course code: 353.335
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2015-08-04
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: International management
Partner course code: COMM 251.322
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date:
UBC course: COMM 457
Title: Principles of Accounting
Partner course code: COMM 251.205
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-13
UBC course: COMM 459
Title: Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
Partner course code: 251.613
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-01-26
UBC course: COMM 462
Title: Advertising Management
Partner course code: 251.425
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2014-08-25
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Strategic Management
Partner course code:
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-02-04
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Strategic Management
Partner course code: 251.424
Language of instruction: Not available
Evaluated date: 2016-03-30
Law
UBC course: PSYC 3rd
Title: Psychology and Law
Partner course code: M1308.0001 001
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-08-15
Population and Public Health
UBC course: HEAL 3rd
Title: Principles of Epidemiology
Partner course code: 900.504A
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
UBC course: HEAL 3rd
Title: Global Health Epidemiology
Partner course code: 902.701
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
Science
UBC course: BIOL 1st
Title: Biology Lab
Partner course code: BIOL 010.325
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-02-13
UBC course: BIOL 345
Title: Human Evolution and Ecology
Partner course code: BIOL 3346.416
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-05-08
UBC course: CPSC 1st
Title: Introduction to Computer Science
Partner course code: 400.208
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-10-06
UBC course: CPSC 314
Title: Computer Graphics
Partner course code: 4190.410
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-11-07
UBC course: CPSC 317
Title: Computer Networks
Partner course code: 4190.411
Language of instruction: Korean
Evaluated date: 2014-11-12

UBC Okanagan

Arts and Sciences
UBC course: ARTS 2nd
Title: Intermediate Korean 1
Partner course code: KORR 032.002
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Korean Traditional Music and Culture
Partner course code: M1803 000400
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-04-29
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Two Koreas: Modern Korean History and Society
Partner course code: 55.016 55.016
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-04-29
UBC course: BIOC 304
Title: Biochemistry 1
Partner course code: 300.312
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
UBC course: ECON 101
Title: Principles of Economics
Partner course code: 200.105
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
UBC course: ENGL 379
Title: Contemporary Novels of the English-Speaking World
Partner course code: 103.421
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-04-19
UBC course: MGMT 3rd
Title: Global Fashion Business
Partner course code: HUMECO 353.335
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-07
UBC course: SOCI 3rd
Title: Aging and Social Welfare
Partner course code: 209.311
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-08
Management
UBC course: ANTH 3rd
Title: Globalizing Korea
Partner course code: ANTH M1307.0004
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-12
UBC course: MGMT 3rd
Title: Global Fashion Business
Partner course code: HUM 353.335
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-07
UBC course: MGMT 3rd
Title: Fashion Merchandisin
Partner course code: HUMECO 353.336
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-07
UBC course: MGMT 3rd
Title: Legal Aspects of Business 1
Partner course code: 250.514A 4th year
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-24
UBC course: MGMT 412
Title: Negotiation: Theory & Practice
Partner course code: CBA 251.328
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-10-04
UBC course: MGMT 412
Title: Negotiation: Theory & Practice
Partner course code: CBA 251.328
Language of instruction: Chinese
Evaluated date: 2016-10-04
UBC course: MGMT 482
Title: International Business Management
Partner course code: CBA 251.322
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-01
UBC course: MGMT 482
Title: International Business Management
Partner course code: CBA 251.322
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-06
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Operations Management
Partner course code: CBA 251.320
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-09-08
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: SPECIAL TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT
Partner course code: CBA 251.328
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-08
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Insurance and Risk Management
Partner course code: CBA 251.339
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-07
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Corporate Strategy
Partner course code: CBA 251.424
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-01
UBC course: MGMT 4th
Title: Studies in Financial Insitutions
Partner course code: 252.505 4th year
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2014-01-24
UBC course: mgmt 419O
Title: Service Operations Management
Partner course code: CBA 251.436
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2015-05-27
Tuition, Fees and Awards

Exchange tuition

  • 15 credits or equivalent full-time program fee per term, paid to UBC
  • For summer programs, tuition and other fees, aside from the application fee, are paid directly to SNU
  • Korean Language Education Center courses are fee paying to the Centre
  • The Center's standard tuition is 1,580,000 KRW (Morning), 1,420,000 KRW (Afternoon) per semester for the regular courses and 580,000 KRW per semester for Evening Program
  • The Korean Language Program is fee paying to SNU
  • For all exchange students who apply for the KLP, 50% of the KLP tuition fee will be subsidized by SNU (Office of International Affairs)
  • However, you should pay full tuition fee by the deadline and OIA will reimburse half of the tuition after full payment is received
  • Some exceptions may apply

Scholarships + awards

The Go Global award $1000

All students accepted to Go Global for Exchange, Research Abroad, or Study Abroad programs are automatically considered for this award. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you'll be notified of your award after you're accepted to Go Global and after you get nominated to apply to the partner university.

Additional awards

Students who are eligible for awards may receive one UBC or UBC-affiliated international learning award. If you're eligible, you are always offered the highest-value award. Unless stated otherwise, you need to meet eligibility criteria set out by the University Senate regarding awards.

Check out international learning awards and eligibility.

Information for US students

If you are a student from the United States, please check the US Department of Education Lookup Tool to ensure that any partner institution you wish to attend on Exchange is Title IV ‘eligible’ forFederal Student Aid for the year in which you intend to study there. For institutions outside of the US, select “Foreign Country” from the “State” dropdown menu.

If you attend an eligible institution, then you may receive Title IV federal student loans while on Exchange.

If you attend an ineligible institution:

  • You will not be eligible for US federal student loans,
  • You may invalidate any US student aid you have previously received for your studies at UBC,
  • You may be required to immediately begin repaying your US student loans, and
  • You may not be eligible for any future US student aid for the remainder of your studies at UBC.

Additional fees

  • Some partner fees may apply
Housing

Types of accommodation available

On-campus

Housing notes

  • Due to high demand, exchange students are NOT GUARANTEED on-campus accommodation with SNU
  • While there is housing available, you may have to find alternate accommodations for your exchange period
  • On-Campus Housing:
    • The Gwanak campus is the main campus of the SNU
    • Most colleges and schools are located at the Gwanak campus except for the College of Medicine, which is located at the Yeongun campus in northern part of Seoul
    • Exchange students have a right to apply for the Gwanaksa (Gwanak campus dormitory), but it is not guaranteed to eventually get a room
  • Off-Campus Housing:
    • Off-campus housing is available around the campus
    • SNU does not provide an assistance to find off-campus housing, and it is students’ own responsibility to find accommodation outside campus

Information on accommodation

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