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    KUBS leads the future of business education and research in Korea
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* [Graduate School] Spring 2017 Language Examination Exemption Request
Spring 2017 Language Examination Exemption Request (Graduate School)   Based on Chapter 4, Article 38 of the Constitution & the Internal Regulations of the Graduate School, KUBS is now accepting applications for exemption from Foreign Language Exam to submit a dissertation.   1. Eligibility: M.S., Ph.D., and Integrated M.S. & Ph.D. Programs (prospective students entering in Spring 2017 can apply for exemption once their admissions are confirmed)   2. Application Period: February 8, 2017 (Wed) – April 7, 2017 (Fri); 17:00    3. Submission Location: The Administrative Office of Graduate School (Central Library—Graduate School, Room 127)   4. How to Apply A. Complete the Application for Exemption from Language Examination and submit with an official English Proficiency Test Score report or an official foreign university diploma. * If you cannot submit your official document, bring an official and copy of your document to the office. An authorized staff will certifiy a copy of your document as genuine). B. Acquire a grade of B or above in the language course (Korean included) offered by KU Institute of Foreign Language Studies (exemption application is not needed – students can check their exemption status on the portal). C. Students who completed Korean Language Regular Program should submit the exemption application and transcript (Institute of Foreign Language Studies Website: D. Of admitted students before 2014, those have submitted their official English Proficiency Test Score report should turn in the exemption application after scores are certified by an affiliated department office. E. Starting with the Entering Class of 2014,  scores can be confirmed by the Administrative Office of Graduate School. F. Starting with the students who entered the university in March 2015, the passing criteria for French and Russian languages have been changed. Please refer to the Exemption Table. G. The English Proficiency Test Scores are recognized only if acquired within 2 years from the date of application.  
Mar 16, 2017
# 3244
[Graduate School] Spring 2017 Comprehensive Examination
Notice of Comprehensive Exam for the Spring Semester of 2017 1. Types of Exam (Substitutes for or Exemptions from Comprehensive Exam is abolished) A. Written Test : Three and more subjects for those who are in the Master’s degree program, and four and more subjects for the Doctoral degree program as well as the Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program B. Oral Test : The test will be conducted in accordance with internal regulations of each department considering major and dissertation. ※ More details on exams of each department need to be referred to revised plan for comprehensive exam, or be asked to the head of department.    2. Exam Qualification A. Master’s degree program: Those who acquired 18 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA B. Doctoral degree program: Those who acquired 27 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA C. Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program: Those who acquired 45 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA ※ Only major subjects are counted as necessary credits. (Research Guidance, prerequisite or advisor designated courses are not counted) ※ Regardless of language exam result, students can take the comprehensive exam. ※ Department can limit students from taking comprehensive exam when those students should finish prerequisite or advisor designated courses. Students studying in the department need to check the requirements before applying for the comprehensive exam.  3. Application Form Issue and Submission A. Period: March 13(Mon.) ~14(Tue.) B. Place: Online application or academic affairs office of each department(Anam) / academic affairs office of each department of each college(Sejong) C. Online application: KUPID > Registration&Graduation > Application/Verification for exams > Application for Comprehensive Exam  D. Students concerned shall fill out the application form for comprehensive exam(written/oral) and submit it.  ※ Applicants need to fill in all blanks in the form, and should get signature from advisor and the head of the department before submission. 4. Time and Place of Written Test The test will be conducted between April 3(Mon.) and April 10(Mon.). The exact time and place will be designated by each department.    5. Announcement of Successful Applicants Applicants who pass the comprehensive exam will be announced at PM 2:00 on April 17 (Mon). The list will be posted on the bulletin board of the academic affairs office.   March, 2017 Dean of the Graduate School, Korea University
Mar 09, 2017
MS PhD Academic
# 3227
NEW Application for Spring 2017 Graduate Teaching and Research Assistants
KUBS is now recruiting Spring 2017 graduate teaching and research assistants. Please see below for more information. 1. Application Period: January 2, 2017 (Mon) – January 9, 2017 (Mon); 16:00 PM   2. Eligibility: - Full-time graduate students in MS/PhD/Integrated MS & PhD program of Business Administration or International Business (students on leave of absence excluded) - Students whose GPA for the previous semester or cumulative GPA (grade “F” included) is at least 3.5 - Students who have earned a minimum of 8 credit (3 courses) hours per semester ※ New students cannot apply for the Research Assistant positions  3. How to Apply (1) Complete the application form online (be sure to meet the deadline; applications submitted after the deadline will not be accepted) New Students :  Click Here to Apply  Current Students :  Click Here to Apply  (2) Please submit your supporting documents (the forms for ①~③ are provided below) to the Department Office of Business Administration (Room 103 in KUBS Main Building) ① Letter of recommendation  ※ New students will be automatically assigned Professor Woochan Kim (Associate Dean) as their advisor. Thus, his name and signature will be made by the Department Office. ② Assistant Pledge From ③ Confidential Pledge Form ④ Transcript ⑤ 4대 사회보험 가입자 가입내역 확인서 1부 (Korean only) ※ 4대 사회보험 정보연계센터 사이트(에서 발급 4. Notes - Online application and all supporting documents must be submitted within the application period - Full-time: students who are currently unemployed or on unpaid leave (international students must hold a D-2 visa) - Assistantship cannot overlap with other scholarships - If documents are insufficient, the application process will be canceled. - Signature/stamp for a letter of recommendation will be provided by the Department Office of Business Administration (current students must receive a signature/stamp from their advisor as well) - The assistantship will be paid out later; thus, please make a tuition payment first within the payment period 5. Work Period February 20, 2017 (Mon) – August 18, 2017 (Fri) ※ Please note that the work period is subject to change due to KUBS schedule. 6. Announcement of Final Results 2nd or 3rd week of August 2016 (tentative); the results will be notified via email ※ Please note that results for research assistants and teaching assistants may be announced separately.   Contact Us: Jina Jeon, Department Office of Business Administration; 3290-1365 /  
Dec 30, 2016
# 3164
NEW English Name Registration and Correction for Prospective Graduates of February 2017
English Name Registration and Correction for Prospective Graduates of February 2017 KUBS would like to inform you on how to register and correct English name of prospective graduates of February 2017. For those who need to register or correct their English names, please refer to the information below.   ※ Diplomas written in English will not be issued to students who did not register their English name. ※ Only one diploma will be issued per student; a duplicate diploma will not be issued. 1. How to Register: ① Contact your department office to register or correct your English Name ② Register via email (              - Email Title: “00학과 홍길동 영문성명 변경 신청” ※ Name Confirmation: KU Portal System à Registration & Graduation à University Registration à University Registration Inquiries à Confirm your English Name   2. How to Register: Provide the following information below: (1) Student ID Number, Name (Korean), Major (2) English Name (see below) 3. Registration Deadline: Until January 26, 2017 (Thu) ※ Please note you cannot change your English name after the deadline! 4. Eligibility: Prospective graduates of February 2017 in KUBS MS/PhD Programs (Completed Research Students included) 5. Official English Name (* the names below are examples) ① Passport Holder: Write your name as indicated in your passport. ② Non-Passport Holder: (1) “Last Name” “, (Comma)” “First Name”; Write your last name in all capital letters. - Example: Smith, John (2) The first letter of your first name must be written in capital, and the rest can be written as you wish. - Examples: HONG, Gildong / HONG, GIL-DONG / HONG, Gil-Dong / HONG, GILDONG etc. ※ To stay in touch effectively with KUBS, please update your phone number and email address on KU Portal System by clicking “My Info.”   2016. 12. Dean of the Graduate School
Dec 29, 2016
# 3163
NEW Fall 2016 Thesis/Dissertation Examination Guidelines
Fall 2016 Thesis/Dissertation Examination Guidelines   1. [Library Website]Up-Load the Dissertation : 2016. 12. 12 (Mon) ~ 2017. 1. 6 (Fri) a. Up-Load the Dissertation(original version) in '[User Service]-[Submit Thesis]' section at Library Website b. After receiving an e-mail from the person in charge of library dissertation, students should print out 'the Proof of submitting Dissertation' and 'the Warrant of using Works'. c. A Reference : Tel. 02)3290-2782, 2785, 2786, e-mail : ※ Students can only 'log-in' during the period above. Therefore students must meet the deadline.   2. [At Designated Library] Submit Complete Binding Dissertation : 2017. 1. 5 (Thu) ~ 1. 6 (Fri) a. Students should hand in 'Complete Binding Dissertation' and 'the Warrant of using Works' to designated library during that period(two days) then get a signature at 'the Proof of submitting Dissertation'. b. Designated Library for submitting Complete Binding Dissertation ① Social and Human Science : Central Library(new building) Room 203, 2nd floor (Tel. 02-3290-1471, 1474) ② Natural Science : Science Library Room 406, 4th floor (Tel. 02-3290-4227) ③ Health Science / Medicine : Medical Library Serials Room, 2nd floor (Tel. 02-2286-1264) ④ Sejong Campus : Sejong Academic Information Center, Room Division of Technical Service, 2nd floor (Tel. 044-860-1803) c. The number of submitting copies ① Master - 6 copies (6 copies of Hard Cover or 3 copies of Hard Cover + 3 copies of Soft Cover) (8 copies of Hard Cover for Law, 4 copies of Hard Cover for Medicine and Health Science) ② Ph. D - 6 copies of Hard Cover (8 copies of Hard Cover for Law 4 copies of Hard Cover for Medicine and Health Science)    3. [At the Department Office] Submit a copy of inner page of Complete Binding Dissertation : 2017. 1. 5 (Thu) ~ 1. 6 (Fri) a. Submit a copy of inner page(the Inner page + the signature page of completion for dissertation examination) and the Proof of submitting Dissertation. 1. A copy of inner page of Complete Binding Dissertation - Inner page : The page which included the name of tutor professor, the subject of dissertation and the date that students submitted the dissertation - the Signature page of completion for dissertation examination : The page which included the signatures of the chief of committee and committee members.   Students keep the Complete Binding of Dissertation(Original Version)   b. Certificates and Complete Binding of Dissertation which are submitted after the deadline cannot be admitted. If the students don't hand in issertations during the period, Graduate school will handle this as a fail of dissertation examination of this semester. Therefore it's very important to meet the deadline.     2016. 12. .   The Dean of Graduate School
Dec 02, 2016
# 3146
NEW Fall 2016 Graduate School Discussion Meeting and Special Lecture on Research Ethics
Please see below for details of Fall 2016 Special Lecture on Research Ethics for the Department of Business Administration and the Department of International Business.   KUBS has been providing a special lecture on research ethics every semester, and students are required to attend this lecture. Students have an opportunity to gain an awareness of the responsible conduct of research as well as considering relevant ethical issues through this special lecture.   Please see the following information for details. Topic: Plagiarism and Research Ethics Date: December 9, 2016 (Fri); 13:30 – 15:30 Graduate School Discussion Meeting: 13:30 – 14:00  Special Lecture on Research Ethics: 14:00 – 15:30 Venue: Room B204 in Hyundai Motor Hall Speaker: Professor Hyung Doo Nam (Professor at Yonsei University Law School) ※ Attendance will be taken. Please note that students who miss the lecture may at a disadvantage when receiving a grade of their Independent Studies course and scholarship for Spring 2016.    [Notice for International Students] * As the lecture will be conducted in Korean, those who are unable to understand Korean can take the Research Ethics Education in English via BlackBoard later. The guidelines on how to register for the Research Ethics Education will be announced via email. ※ Undergraduate students, MBA students, and others are welcome to attend the lecture.   For those who are interested in participating, please click the “Register Now” button below and complete the form. Register Now * Contact Us: Jina Jeon Department Office of Business Administration 02-3290-1365/
Nov 14, 2016
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