* [Undergraduate] 2017 Summer Session Course Registration
2017 Summer Session Course Registration   1. Schedule Content Deadlines Comments Course Registration (Add/Drop Period) May 25th 10:00am ~ 29th 17:00pm   Tuition Payment May 31st 9:00am ~ June 4th 23:00pm Wire transfer to each student’s virtual account Course Cancellation and Tuition Refund Announcement June 12th   Course Registration after Course Cancellation* June 15th 9:00am ~ 16:30pm *Course Registration period for students whose course(s) is cancelled. Tuition Payment after Course Cancellation June 16th 9:00am ~ 23:00pm Tuition payment deadline for students whose course(s) has been cancelled. Summer Session Period June 22th ~ July 19th (4weeks) Classes are held 4 days a week. (Mon., Tue., Wed. and Thurs.) Course Withdrawal June 20th 10:00am ~ July 5th 23:00pm Application for withdrawal should be done at KUPID. See below on further details on withdrawal   2. Course Registration 1) Please log-in to see course list for summer session at -> Course Information. Course Information will be available from on May 15th (Mon). 2) Eligibility : KU undergraduate students, KU students who are on leave of absence and students from domestic credit exchange programs 3) Course Registration: Log-in at - KU students: Use student ID no. and Password to log-in - Domestic Exchange Student: Temporary KU ID and Password (last 7 digits of your Resident Registration no.) to log-in 4) Course Offering is based on KU academic operations regulation chapter 4. Regulation on winter/summer session course cancellation is set forth separately. 5) Guidelines for Course(s) and credit transfer - Student can take maximum of 6 credits during the summer session under the academic operations regulation Chapter49 section1. ​6) Grade(s) show under summer session which counts towards overall GPA in the academic transcript. 7) Students on leave of absence are NOT permitted to graduate even if she/he meets the graduation requirement upon the completion of summer session. 8) As for course(s) that require prerequisites, student must have completed required course prerequisites and have a grade before registering for an advanced course. 9) NOTES *Summer session is offered to students who wish to obtain extra credits outside of regular semester. *Students are NOT allowed to withdraw for personal reasons after the deadline given its short length of the program. Course Registration (ADD/DROP) is strictly limited to the deadline specified in the table. *Failure to meet the payment deadline results in the removal of student’s course information. Please be advised that students must follow specified deadlines for summer session schedule. *Since Spring of 2016, students from Sejong Campus are NOT permitted to repeat a course more than once.   3. Tuition Payment : Wire transfer at HANA bank through individual ‘virtual account’.   4. Announcement of Course Cancellation Cancellation of courses are notified at KU Portal on June 12th   5. Tuition Plan : 1 credit : 107,900KRW 2 credits : 215,800KRW 3credits : 323,700KRW   6. Course Withdrawal Period Refund 10:00 June 19th – 23:00 June 21st (Withdrawal before the session commencement) 100% 10:00 June 22th – 23:00 June 28th 2/3 of Tuition Paid 10:00 June 29th – 23:00 July 5th 1/2 of Tuition Paid Student(s) who wish to withdraw after the tuition payment deadline may receive a refund. Details of refund are as follows; *Students MUST apply for a withdrawal of course/tuition at PORTAL. *Refund process takes minimum of 2 weeks which will be wired to an account registered in student records   7. Class Schedule (50min. lecture and 10min. break) Period Time Period Time 1 9:00 - 9:50 5 13:00 - 13:50 2 10:00 - 10:50 6 14:00 - 14:50 3 11:00 - 11:50 7 15:00 - 15:50 4 12:00 - 12:50 8 16:00 - 16:50  
Apr 24, 2017
# 3745
[Undergraduate] Spring 2017 Credit Withdrawal Request
Spring 2017 Credit Withdrawal Request   1. Eligibility: - Students (leave of absence included) who enrolled in at least 7 semesters - Students (leave of absence included) who have earned at least 102 (106) credit hours (for transfer students with a prior BA degree, they must be a fourth-year student; however, students in a dual degree program are excluded)   2. Credit Withdrawal: Up to 6 credits; one time allowed before graduation (however, you cannot drop a course that you are currently taking)   3. Eligible Course Withdrawal - Courses that were taken before Fall 2013 - Among the courses that were taken after Spring 2014, those that cannot be re-taken due to its cancellation.   4. Credit Withdrawal Period - Frist Round: March 27 (Mon); 10:00 – April 14 (Fri); 17:00 - Second Round: June 27 (Tue); 10:00 – July 3 (Mon); 17:00 * Students can withdraw credits one time only, including both first and second rounds (one time allowed before you graduate)   5. How to Apply: KUPID → Registration/Graduation → Grades → Credit Withdrawal (select course(s) you wish to withdraw and submit it)   6. Notes: a. Required courses in the curriculum, such as mandatory elective courses, major required courses, teaching training courses cannot be withdrawn. b. Withdrawn course will be excluded from students’ GPA calculation; however, course title will appear on a transcript with a grade of “W.” c. A course that is currently being retaken cannot be withdrawn. Also, students cannot repeat course(s) that have been withdrawn previously. d. Students are not allowed to cancel their credit withdrawal after done applying (please confirm the graduation requirements first before applying). ※ For further information, please see the attached file below.   March 2017 Academic Administration Division  
Mar 23, 2017
# 3255
ATTN [Undergraduate] Graduation Requirements: “Human Rights and Gender Equality Education”
According to ‘Detailed regulations on educational curriculum organization and management’ No. 43 (Requirements for Graduation) amended on November 1, 2016, every undergraduate admitted from 2017 must take an off-line lecture called “Human Rights and Gender Equality”, which is “인권과 성평등 교육” in Korean, so please make sure to take it once by the end of 2017 spring semester.   For doing this, every undergraduate admitted from 2017 should register for the lecture in advance through Blackboard Learn online. For your convenience, we will open the course on every Monday and Thursday as well as other days. The last lecture will be on Thursday, June 29.   -Every lecture is provided in Korean.  -The same lecture in English will be provided, as well. The upcoming one is on March 31st for the second period (10:30 a.m. ~ 11:45 a.m.). Prior registration is not needed for this lecture on March 31st. (After then, however, students should also register for English lecture on Blackboard Learn website.) -English lecture will be opened once a month, so please check the upcoming notice on the college website (KUPID) and Blackboard Learn registration corner. -Since attendance will be checked through an electronic device, make sure to BRING YOUR STUDENT ID CARD when you attend the lecture.   Please refer to an attachment below for further information, including fixed schedules and enrollment instructions.  
Mar 16, 2017
# 3240
! [Undergraduate] Course Change for Double Major in Business Administration and Economics (Entering Class of 2016 and After Only)
The Department of Economics has changed “Principle of Economics I” and “Principle of Economics II” courses from electives to required courses for its first major/double major starting 2016 (students entering the university from 2016 onwards only). Because of this, the required courses for the first major/double major in the Department of Business Administration have been overlapped.      According to the school regulations, there can be no overlap in the coursework between first major and double major. Students majoring in Business Administration or Economics who entered Korea University from 2016 onwards and are double majoring in Economics or Business Administration must take other 6 credits of major electives from the double major department aside from “Principle of Economics I” and “Principle of Economics II.” 1) First Major: Economics, Double Major: Business Administration (for inquiries, please contact the Department Office of Business Administration; 02-3290-2702)   Before After   Major-related Elective Prerequisite Required Course Major Elective Total Major-related Elective Prerequisite Required Course Major Elective Total Double Major 9 3 24 15 51 6 0 24 21 51 ※ The “Major-related Elective” and “Prerequisite” in the “After” table are the number of credits without “Principle of Economics I” and “Principle of Economics II.” 2) First Major: Business Administration, Double Major: Economics (for inquiries, please contact the Department Office of Economics; 02-3290-5140)   Before After   Required Course Major Elective Total Required Course Major Elective Total Double Major 15 24 39 9 30 39 ※ The “Required Course” in the “After” table is the number of credits without “Principle of Economics I” and “Principle of Economics II."
Dec 20, 2016
# 3159
* [Undergraduate] Fall 2017 Interdisciplinary Major Application
Under University Constitution and Regulations in Chapter 4, section3, Article 35 (Interdisciplinary Major) & Academic Operations Regulation Chapter6, Section2, Article 2 & Guideline for Interdisciplinary Major The Interdisciplinary Major is an undergraduate degree program that combines or integrates 2 or more degree courses which may be established and managed upon satisfying the graduation requirements of 36~81 credits for the 1st major. Interdisciplinary Major is conferred with the bachelor’s degree of 2 majors from the list stated below. 1. Application Process Application ProcessApplications are reviewed by the interdisciplinary major council and each department/school that applicants belong to. Applicants’ overall GPA (including F grade) is taken into consideration. 2. Eligibility 1) Under the Constitution and Academic Regulations of Korea University, Article 35, applicants should have registered for more than three semesters(those whose first major have not been designated are ineligible) are eligible to apply for interdisciplinary major. ※ Students who are on leave of absence at the time of (or during the application period) will be disqualified even after being announced as successful applicants. 2) Transfer students can apply after completing a minimum of one semester at Korea University. 3) Students on leave of absence are not eligible to apply. 4) Students who are already in the interdisciplinary major program are ineligible to apply. Also students who are pursuing a double major or engineering authentication certificate program are ineligible to apply unless students withdraw from the program before April  7th, 2017.  3. Application Period 1) Applicants shall submit from April 12th until April 14th by 17:00. 2) Application is only accepted online at KU Portal → Registration & Graduation → Interdisciplinary Courses   4. Notes 1) The mandatory regulation of completing a second major is applied to students entering from 2004 onward. Student subject to this regulation must complete one of the followings; 1) intensive major course of first major 2)double major 3) interdisciplinary major 4)student-designed major. (Applicant who is transferred with a bachelor’s degree can choose not to complete a second major. 2) Students who withdraw second major program before applying for the interdisciplinary major and fail to enter this program should take an intensive course of the first major. 3) Intensive major course of 1st major assumes a similar form to the existing single major system. 4) Among successful applicants, those only who retain the eligibility conditions during the application semester (ie. Registration, approval of pre-taken courses, designation of independent major courses, course-registration) will be accepted to pursue Interdisciplinary Major from the following semester. However, those who take a leave of absence during the application semester will be allowed to apply for other second majors for once according to section ①, ② of Article 104 of the Korea University Academic Regulations. 5) Any application to “Bachelor of Financial Engineering” is limited to Seoul-Campus students. 6) Any questions related to the curriculum and graduation requirements should contact the relevant department or college.   5. Future adjustment to the curriculum for interdisciplinary major in which the department of law was participating in 1) LPA(Law and Public Administration)Agreement to the issue regarding name of this interdisciplinary major, name of the degree and adjustment of the curriculum has been reached. 2) PEL(Politics, Economics and Law)Request for the revision of the name of this interdisciplinary major has been filed. 3) As there has been abolishment of law department, this particular interdisciplinary major may not include law courses. 4) For this, there might be adjustment to the curriculum and participating departments of this interdisciplinary major. 6. Announcement of Successful Applicants 1) Date: May 11th After 14:00 2) Please go to KU Portal → Bulletin → Notice → Undergraduate Schedule   2017. 4. 4. Academic Administration Division Education Team
Apr 10, 2017
# 3471
[Undergraduate] Spring 2017 Faculty-Student Mentoring Day
KUBS has been offering Mentor System since 2007 by assigning an academic advisor to each student. Through this system, students can obtain information regarding studies, career, scholarship, etc. from professors.   KUBS has arranged the Faculty-Student Mentoring Day where students can meet their advisor and other KUBS students. Your participation will be deeply appreciated.   - How to Check Your Advisor: Visit KUPID > Registration & Graduation > University Registration Inquiries > Personal Information > Advisor - Eligibility: KUBS students (students who are taking “Freshman Seminar” must participate in the event) - Schedule Date Participating Professors Venue Registration April 10 (Mon); 12:00~13:00 Martin Hemmert, Seungwoo Kwon Daeki Kim, DaeSoo Kim Dong-One Kim, Byung Cho Kim Sang Yong Kim Eonsoo Kim, Dae Il Nam Kwangtae Park, Jongwon Park Chan Su Park, Mannsoo Shin Weon Sang Yoo, Seung-Weon Yoo Dongwon Lee, Doo-Hee Lee Jay Hyuk Rhee, Hosun him  Insik Jeong Ji-Woong Chung, Chris Changwha Chung Ho-Won Jung, Cecile Kyung-Ah Cho Myeong-Hyeon Cho, Seungmin Chee  Se-Joon Hong LG-POSCO Building (6F) Ahn Young Il Hall & Cuckoo Hall Registration closed April 13 (Thur);  12:00~13:00 Tony C. Garrett, Kwanghyun Kim, Young-Kyu Kim, Icksoo Kim, Jae Wook Kim, Jaehwan Kim, Jae Yun Moon, Jungbien Moon, Hyoung Koo Moon, James L. Park, Gil S. Bae, Johngseok Bae, Jinhan Pae, Kwanho Suk, Yong Keun Yoo, Dongseop Lee, Jae-Nam Lee, Jong-Ho Lee, Yi, Han Sang Yi, Jaiho Chung, Jinhee Choi, Soongsoo Ha LG-POSCO Building (6F) Ahn Young Il Hall & Cuckoo Hall Registration closed April 4 (Fri); 12:00~13:00 Kihoon Kim, Woochan Kim, Joonghyuk Kim, Tai Gyu Kim, Na Hyun Seung, Kyung Sam Park, Bumjean Sohn, Dong Wook Lee, Janghyuk Lee, Jae Uk Chun, Seok Woo Jeong, Ju Hyun Pyun, Joon Ho Hwang LG-POSCO Building (6F) Ahn Young Il Hall Registration closed Individual Meeting Yong moo Suh, Manwoo Lee, Song Oh Yoon, Hojung Shin, Jaemin Han, Kyung Suh Park       Sabbatical Year Baeho Kim, Sung Soo Yoon, Chang Ki Kim, Hicheon Kim, Gangseog Ryu, Shijin Yoo The following professors are unable to make it to the event due to their abroad sabbatical leave.   - Notes 1) Students must check their academic advisor first and sign up for the corresponding date according to their mentor professor’s attendance. 2) If your advisor is not on the table above, it means that (s)he cannot make it to the event; therefore, you must contact your advisor personally and schedule a meeting. 3) A “Letter of Confirmation” will be issued for those who have classes during the event (will be issued on the day of the event). 4) A final grade in “Freshman Seminar” will be given after a meeting with advisor. 5) If your advisor is on a sabbatical leave, the advisor for Freshman Seminar course will be changed to Associate Dean Jaehwan Kim. If your advisor is able to attend the Faculty-Student Mentoring Day, you must participate in the event as well. However, if your advisor is unable to make it, you only need to take the online seminar without participating in the Faculty-Student Mentoring Day.
Apr 04, 2017
# 3402
* [Undergraduate] Spring 2017 KUBS New Student Scholarship Application
Among the Entering Class of 2017, new students who are in financial difficulty and need a scholarship can apply for the KUBS Scholarship. Please submit the documents below. 1. Application Period: April 3, 2017 (Mon) - April 14, 2017 (Fri); 17:30 2. Eligibility Among the Entering Class of 2017, new KUBS students experiencing financial difficulty in paying tuition fees 3. How to Apply Complete the application below and submit it to the Department Office of Business Administration    4. Submission Location #103 in KUBS Main Building   5. Scholarship Amounts 100%, 50%, and 35% of tuition or other fees (within the range of tuition including the amount of National Scholarship) 6. Document Submission Be sure to check the type of document, name, and issue date when preparing the documents below. Submit all documents to the Department Office of Business Administration  International Students: - Application form - Personal Statement for KUBS Scholarship - Proof of Family Relations (e.g. Birth Certificate) - Proof of Parental Income - Proof of Current Bank Balance - Proof of Family’s Financial State (optional) Domestic Students: 가. 필수서류 1) 장학금신청서 1부(첨부파일) 2) 사유서 1부(첨부파일)(등록금 마련 방법 등 가정형편을 상세히 기술) 3) 부 또는 모 명의의 가족관계증명서 1부 ▶ 거주지 주민센터 또는 인터넷 민원24시 (에서 발급 4) 2016년도 세목별과세증명서 부,모 각 1부(총 2부) ▶ 거주지 주민센터 또는 인터넷 민원24시 (에서 발급 ▶ 부모의 과세내역이 없는 경우도 ‘세목별 과세 증명서(과세 사실 없음)’ 발급 후 제출 요망 5) 2017년도 1, 2, 3월 납부 내역이 기재된 건강보험료 납부확인서 부,모 각각1부(총2부) ▶ 건강보험공단에서 발급 ( 전화 1577-1000 문의 요망) ▶ 부모 중 한 분만 건강보험료를 내거나 기타 가족이 본인 포함 부모의 건강보험료를 납부하는 경우, 발행일자 3개월 이내의 건강보험증(가입자와 보험급여를 받는 가족사항이 기재된 면) 사본 첨부. 6) 2016년도 원친징수영수증 또는 2015년도 소득금액 증명원 부, 모 각 1부(총 2부) ▶ 원천징수영수증 : 재직회사 발급 ▶ 소득금액증명원 : 거주지 세무서 또는 홈택스(에서 발급 ▶ 소득금액이 없는 경우 2015년 내 신고 된 금액이 없음을 증명하는 ‘사실 증명’ 확인서를 발급받아 제출함. 나. 선택서류: 상기의 필수 서류만으로 가계 곤란 입증이 충분치 않을 경우 기타 가계 상황을 입증할 수 있는 서류 추가 제출 가능(예. 기초생활수급자증명서, 한부모가족증명서, 병원비 내역서, 암진단서 또는 부채 증명서 등) 7. Announcement of Final Results - At the end of April (via text message) 8. Additional Information ▶ Undergraduates wishing to receive all internal scholarships in Spring 2017 must apply for the National Scholarship first.  ▶ Prior to applying for the KUBS New Student Scholarship, students must apply for the KU Need-base Scholarship (via KUPID; by April 7)   9. Contact Us: Department Office of Business Administration; Sunyoung Park (02-3290-1301/  
Apr 03, 2017
# 3466
ATTN [Undergraduate] Application for Program-based Scholarship (Entrepreneurship Academy)
1. Introducing Program-based Scholarship The Program-based Scholarship helps KU students become a talented individual with the university’s unique competitiveness. The scholarship aims to enhance academic and research performance, develop self-development and self-planning skills, and nurture intelligent talents. The Program-based Scholarship business was selected in Spring 2017 by establishing Entrepreneurship Academy program which is focused on nurturing challenge-driven entrepreneurs.    2. Purpose and Goals of Entrepreneurship Academy The purpose of the Entrepreneurship Academy is to develop innovative educational infrastructure where “challenge-driven entrepreneurs" will be raised. To achieve this, the Entrepreneurship Academy will (i) nurture leaders with entrepreneurial spirit through education on success cases of venture business, and (ii) provide creative/integrated education consists of various studies, such as technology, society, and culture.    3. Entrepreneurship Academy  The Entrepreneurship Academy allows students to obtain information on their fields of interests (e.g. investment, establishment of company, tax accounting, etc.) through special lectures. They can also cultivate creativity and openness by participating in open seminars and building a network with startup mentors. There will be a total of three activities, and participants will be divided into two groups.   The first group will participate in Activities (1)-(2). The second group will participate in Activities (1)-(2)-(3). (1) Lecture Series • Senior and junior mentors in related fields of startup and entrepreneurial innovation will be invited to the Lecture Series every once a month. Students will have an opportunity to receive advice on current trends and startup strategy as well as building a network which is important for their startup business. Also, prospective entrepreneurs can find solutions to their concerns.  • The schedule is as follows. Notice will be announced if any changes are made.  Session Date Guest Speaker 1 April 18, 2017 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Jiwoong Park (CEO of Fast Track Asia) 2 May 18, 2017 (Thu) 16:00 – 17:00 To be announced on April 11 3 June 13, 2017 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 To Be announced on May 16   (2) Lecture on Demand • The session provides education on practical knowledge and information for job functions. • A lecturer will be invited based on demand of the selected students. The lectures will be 6 hours in total.  Session Date Guest Speaker 1 April 11, 2017 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Lawyer Ho Seok Jeong (Law Firm Seum) 2 May 18, 2017 (Thu) 17:00 – 19:00 Startup teams at Iljin Ceter for Startup Incubation 3 May 30, 2017 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Kwang Ho Kim (CEO of Idea Audition)   (3) Startup Express (Startup Competition) KUBS Startup Institute will hold the 2017 Startup Express: Summer Season (expected to be held in June). The corresponding students are required to submit their application for the Startup Express. The winning teams have an opportunity to move into the Iljin Center and receive the budget for operating expenses.      4. Scholarship Recipient/Amount • Scholarship Recipient:  - KU students enrolled in Spring 2017 (any field of study) - Fall 2016 Entrepreneurship Academy applicants are eligible to apply - However, foreigners, students on leave of absence, and B.B.A. candidates are not eligible to apply  - 3. Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2): 00 students (two-digit numbers) - 3. Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2)-(3): 00 students (two-digit numbers) • Scholarship Amount - 3. Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2): Fixed amount - 3. Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2)-(3): Fixed amount   5. Results and Evaluations When the program ends, selected students must submit the survey and improvement report (forms will be provided). Scholarship will be awarded to those who have participated in all activities from April to June 2017 and have submitted documents above.   6. Deadline and Document Submission • Application Deadline: By April 5, 2017 (Wed)  Complete the Entrepreneurship Academy Application From and send it to  When emailing, write the subject line as follows: “Entrepreneurship Academy Application (Student Number_Name) • Document Submission: Entrepreneurship Academic Application Form (see provided form below)  • Announcement of Application Screening Results: April 7, 2017 (Fri); 7:00 PM (tentative)   7. Notes • When registering for the Spring semester’s courses, please note that most activities will be held on Tuesdays afternoon. • If you miss two or more lectures out of 6 Lecture Series/Lecture on Demand, you will be no longer eligible for scholarship. • Once you apply for Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2)-(3) track, it is impossible to switch to Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2) track. However, vice versa is possible.   8. For further inquiries, please contact the Department Office of Business Administration (02-3290-1301) or Institute for Startup Business (02-3290-2551). Thank you.
Mar 31, 2017
# 3462
NEW [Undergraduate] 2017 KU International Summer Campus Registration
2017 KU International Summer Campus Registration     1. International Summer Campus, KU ISC   • Course Period  [6-Week Program] June 27, 2017 (Tue) ~ August 3, 2017 (Thu) [4-Week Program] June 27, 2017 (Tue) ~ July 20, 2017 (Thu)   • Registration Period  January 9, 2017 (Mon) ~ May 17, 2017 (Wed)  ※ For those who register early by February 28, an early bird discount(KRW 200,000) will be offered. ※ KU and other Korean university students can register during the designated period (TBA).   • Eligibility Students currently enrolled in a college/university with at least one semester of Attendance ※ An assessment will be made to select students.   • Application  Complete and submit the online application at   • Courses Appx. 120 courses in Business and Economics / Humanities / Sociology and Cultural Studies / Fine Art and Design / Science / Law, Politics and International Relations / Korean and East Asian Studies / Korean Language   • Fees and Payment    ISC 1 Course 2 Courses 3 Courses Application Fee KRW 100,000 (Appx. USD 90) Tuition KRW 1,600,000 (Appx. USD 1,380) KRW 2,800,000 (Appx. USD 2,550) KRW 3,700,000 (Appx. USD 3,360) Total KRW 1,700,000 (Appx. USD 1,470) KRW 2,900,000 (Appx. USD 2,640) KRW 3,800,000 (Appx. USD 3,450   • Special Features (1) Prominent Academics About 120 courses taught by 60 distinguished academics from the world’s top universities (2) Diversity More than 1,800 students participating from 290 institutions in about 50 countries (3) Cultural Experience Students can taste the unique culture of Korea by going on various day trips to places like Lotte World Amusement Park, Jamsil Baseball Stadium, etc. Also, there are extracurricular activities such as K-Pop dancing and Korean cooking, etc. (4) Internship Opportunity Internship opportunities will be available for students to gain ample experiences in various career fields at companies or national organizations in Korea.  • Faculty Prof. Institution Field G. Marcus Cole Stanford University Law Eugene Terentjev University of Cambridge Science Kathryn Weathersby Johns Hopkins University Korean Studies Shomu Banerjee Emory University Economics Eloundou-Enyegue Parfait Cornell University Sociology James Morrison London School of Economics Political Science Jeri L. Ahem University of Pennsylvania Humanity Thomas Lancaster Emory University Political Science   •    More detailed information on faculty is available on our website at   2. KU Pre-College • Eligibility 1. Academically motivated high school students 2. High school graduates who have never attended college-level institutions   • Fees and Payment    Pre-College 1 Course 2 Courses 3 Courses Application Fee KRW 100,000 (Appx. USD 90) Tuition KRW 1,600,000 (Appx. USD 1,380) KRW 2,000,000 (Appx. USD 1,810) KRW 2,500,000 (Appx. USD 2,270) Total KRW 1,700,000 (Appx. USD 1,470) KRW 2,100,000 (Appx. USD 1,900) KRW 2,600,000 (Appx. USD 2,360)   • Special Features 1. The first and only Pre-college program in Korea 2. Following general education program models developed by US Ivy League Institution 3. About 120 courses taught by 60 distinguished academics from the world’s top universities • Course period, Registration period, and other information will be same with KU ISC program.         3. Enquiries • Department: International Education Team • Telephone: +82-2-3290-1152,1599 • E-mail: • Fax: +82-2-953-1817 • facebook:
Mar 22, 2017
# 3251
NEW [Undergraduate] Fall 2017 Student-designed Major Application
Guidelines on Applying for Student-Designed Major in the 2017 Fall Semester   ※ School Regulations: Constitution of Korea University, Chapter 4, Article 35(Classification of Majors) & Academic Operations Regulations Chapter 3 (Student-Designed Major) & Guideline for Student-Designed Major   The ‘Student-Designed Major’ is designed to accommodate the interests and career goals of students with broad interdisciplinary interests that cannot be satisfied within one of the traditional Korea University majors. Upon satisfying the graduation requirements of both first and Student-Designed Major, students with Student-Designed Major shall be conferred with the bachelor’s degree of each major. Curriculum of Student- Designed Major should be created by combining a minimum of three Korea University majors’ and must contain 36 major credits or more in total under the guidance of academic advisor of Student-Designed Major.   I. Application Information   1. Application Dates Applicant shall submit the application to the department office of applicant’s first major via the application procedures indicated above in ① and ② by April 28(Fri), 2017, 17:00. ① Applicant designs curriculum under the guidance of Academic advisor of Student- Designed Major and fills in the applications. ② Each council for Student-Designed Major reviews the application and submit the result to the department office of applicant’s first major. ※ Academic advisor for Student-Designed Major will be assigned after a consultation with a student’s 1st major’s head of department. 2. Announcement of successful applicants - Date: June 16(Fri), 2017 - Venue: KU Portal ( - Announcement board of “Academic Calendar” 3. Note 1) The mandatory regulation of completing a second major is applied to students entering from 2004 onward. Students subject to this regulation must complete one of the following: (1) Intensive Major course of first major, (2) Double Major, (3) Interdisciplinary Major, (4) Student-Designed Major. 2) Students who withdraw second major program before applying for Student-Designed Major and fail to enter the independent major, then they should take an intensive major course in their first major. 3) Intensive major course of first major assumes a similar form to the existing single major system.  4) Among successful applicants those only who retain applicants eligibility conditions during the application semester (ex. registration, approval of pre-taken courses, designation of Student-Designed Major courses, course registration) will be accepted to purse Student-Designed Major from the following semester.   2017. 3. 21. Student Affairs Department  
Mar 22, 2017
# 3249
[Undergraduate] Spring 2017 New Advisor Assignment for Freshmen/Transfer/Dual Degree/Undeclared Majors
The Department Office of Business Administration would like to announce the results of Spring 2017 advisor assignment for freshmen/transfer/dual degree/undeclared majors. Please check your assigned advisor on the portal as follows:  Registration & Graduation > University Registration Inquiries > Personal Information > Advisor  For freshmen who are taking "Freshman Seminar," their current class section will be changed to their mentor professor class at the beginning of April. The Faculty-Student Mentoring Day(lunch) will be held on April 10 (Mon), 13 (Thu), and 14 (Fri) at 12:00 p.m. Your participation will be deeply appreciated.  This will be the first meeting with your mentor professor as well as having the opportunity to meet with other KUBS students of mentor professor.  Each mentor professor will attend the meeting on a different date. Thus, registration for Faculty-Student Mentoring Day will be available when the final schedule is confirmed. Students who are taking “Freshmen Seminar” must participate in this meeting (students missing the event may receive an “F” grade in “Freshmen Seminar”).  Students may request to change their current mentor professor once a year during the "advisor changing period (during breaks)" after they become a third-year student (earned at least 68 credits, enrolled 4 semesters or more) For other inquiries, contact the Department Office of Business Administration 3290-2703 /
Mar 17, 2017
# 3245
NEW [Undergraduate] Fall 2017 Dual Degree Application
※ Chapter 4, Section 3, Article 36 of the “School Regulation”; Chapter 3, Section 1, Article 37, Article 37, Chapter 7, Section 2 of the “Academic Operations Regulations”   1. Eligibility 1) Students who have earned a total of at least 102 credit hours (at least 34 credit hours for transfer students) 2) Students who has a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above including “F” grades 3) Students currently enrolling in Spring 2017 (those who have already been approved to pursue a dual degree cannot re-apply) However, expected officers of ROTC are not eligible to apply based on Article 8 of the “Military Personnel Management Act” 2. Applicable Departments 1) Students may apply for a dual degree program regardless of their first major. However, the program is not applicable for identical or similar departments (divisions). 2) Excluded Departments (Divisions): College of Law, College of Medicine, College of Nursing, Department of Cyber Defense, and College of Pharmacy 3) Restricted Departments (Divisions): College of Education—those who earned credit hours in the College of Education only (students majoring in Computer Education cannot apply) 4) Other: ① Only 4 departments, which are Biomedical Engineering, Biosystem and Biomedical science, Health and Environmental Science, and Health and Policy Management, in College of Health Science are eligible for the dual degree program (cannot apply for other existing majors) - For students in the College of Health Science, the entering classes of 2006 to 2013 are ineligible to apply for different majors and new majors within the College of Health Science. ② Students may apply for the dual degree program of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in the College of Informatics as the result of creating a new department. College of Computer Science & Communication Engineering (in the College of Information and Communication) is not applicable for the dual degree program. 3. Maximum Period of Enrollment 1) Students in the dual degree program will have a two-year extension beyond the maximum period of enrollment (the Department of Architecture have a six-year extension). 2) Leave of absence and dismissed periods are not included in the maximum period of enrollment. 3) Students exceeding the maximum period of enrollment shall be expelled and will be ineligible for re-admission. 4) For those who exceeded the maximum period of enrollment and earned required credit hours, but did not fulfill other graduation requirements indicated in Article 57, such as graduation examination, graduation paper, English test score, Chinese test score, those periods of staying at school will be included in the maximum period of enrollment. 4. Procedure 1) Departments (Divisions) of Humanities and Natural Sciences: Document screening and interview (English interview for Division of International Studies) 2) Departments (Divisions) of Arts and Physical Education: Document screening and interview or performance test   5. Fee 1) Payment Period: March 15, 2017 (Wed); 09:00 – March 17 (Fri); 14:00 2) Fee: 20,000 KRW (the name of payer must be the applicant) KU Bank Account: 391-910000-50504 (Hana Bank/Korea University) ※ Prior to the application, make a fee payment to the KU bank account (If students fail to pay their fees by the deadline, application for the dual degree program will be cancelled).   6. Application 1) Period: March 20, 2017 (Mon); 10:00 – March 22, 2016 (Wed); 17:00 2) Procedure: Korea University Portal to Information Depository (KUPID) → Registration & Graduation → University Registration → Application for Dual Degree ※ Submissions after the deadline will not be accepted under any circumstances whatsoever (please complete your application as early as possible to avoid system errors).       7. Interview 1) Period: March 27 (Mon) – March 29 (Wed) 2) Venue: TBA(to be announced) * Interview date and venue will be conducted between March 27 and March 29 by each department (division). ※ Interview dates will be announced on the noticeboard of each department (division) after the application period.   8. Announcement of Final Results 1) Date: April 14, 2017 (Fri) 14:00 (tentative) 2) Venue: The information will be posted on “KUPID → 게시판 → 공지사항 → 학사일정” (only available on the Korean KUPID)     March 6, 2017 Academic Affairs
Mar 08, 2017
# 3226
NEW [Undergraduate] Recruitment for the 6th KUBS Student Ambassador (KUBE)
Recruitment for the 6th KUBS Student Ambassador "KUBE" KUBS is now recruiting members for the 6th KUBS Student Ambassador "KUBE" for the Spring 2017. KUBE members will be participating in various activities to enhance the university image. Any KUBS undergraduate students who are interested in developing KUBS brand power with school spirit and self-esteem, please refer to the guidelines below.    1. Recruitment Vacancies 10 students or less Minimum Qualifications KUBS undergraduate students with school spirit, high self-esteem, and loyalty (your first major must be Business Administration) Willingness to participate in organizing events to promote KUBS Students who are able to serve for full one-year term (including summer and winter vacations) Students who are able to attend general body meetings, which will be held every Monday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., and informal meetings Ability to speak and understand basic Korean Preferred Qualifications (put down in your application) Ability to speak a second language fluently Proficient in Microsoft Office, photo and video editing Additional Information If you do not complete the designated terms (two semesters), a certificate will not be issued The Entering Class of 2017 can apply in Fall 2017   2. Selection Schedule and Procedure   Online Application February 27 (Mon) - March 6 (Mon); 13:00 (late submission will not be accepted) Download “Application for the 6th KUBE” form and email to When emailing your application, save the file name as “[6th KUBE] Name_Student Number” (example: [6th KUBE] John Smith_2016120XXX) Application Screening Results March 7 (Tue) - The results will be announced to successful applicants individually Interview Either March 10 (Fri) or March 11 (Sat) ​Interview questions will be based on your application Interview schedule will be announced to successful applicants individually Final Results March 12 (Sun) Orientation and Workshop for Successful Applicants March 18 (Sat) - March 19 (Sun)  ​The final results and training schedule will be announced to successful applicants individually The results will be cancelled if you miss orientation   3. Details about KUBE and Benefits Major Activities KUBS campus tour and school event support Protocol for guests visiting KUBS Organizing “KUBS Tour and Teen Gathering” event during semesters Organizing “KUBS Teen Mentoring Day” event during vacations Managing KUBS Facebook page and online posting Organizing offline events, such as running a booth during the festival, for KUBS students Participating in creating promotional posters and videos Benefits Certificate of Participation will be issued in the name of KUBS Dean Extra points will be given when applying for exchange student programs   4. Contact Us KUBS Public Relations: 02-3290-1688 KUBE President Jong In Lee: 010-4502-1528
Mar 02, 2017
# 3211
ATTN [Undergraduate] Spring 2017 TNT (Tutor & Tutee) Program Application
Korea University Business School is now accepting applications for KUBS TNT (Tutor & Tutee) Program. KUBS offers a program where students can receive a scholarship by tutoring domestic and international KUBS students who have difficulty in studying their majors.    KUBS is recruiting tutors who are able to supplement domestic and international KUBS students with their majors, and tutees who are experiencing difficulty in studying their majors. A study group is offered to build rapport and improve students' academic performance.    Your participation will be deeply appreciated.   1. Eligibile Applicants A. Tutor 1) KUBS students whose cumulative GPA and the last-semester GPA are 3.75 or above.  2) Students who received a GPA of 4.00 or above in the tutoring course  3) The position is available to 3rd and 4th-year students only 4) Tutors may request up to 3 courses 5) Tutors will be selected based on their GPA and financial needs 6) Required Documents: - International Students: ① Application ② Personal Statement ③ Transcript ④ Proof of Family Relations (e.g. Birth Certificate) ⑤ Proof of Parental Income ⑥ Proof of Current Bank Balance ⑦ Proof of Family’s Financial State (optional) - Domestic Students: ① 신청서(소정양식)1부 ② 자기소개서(소정양식)1부 ③ 성적증명서 1부 ④ 부 또는 모 명의의 가족관계증명서 1부 ⑤ 원천징수영수증 또는 소득금액 증명원 부모 각 1부 * 소득이 없는 경우 신고된 금액이 없음을 증명하는 ‘사실증명원’을 발급받아 첨부 ⑥ 세목별(비)과세 증명서(거주지 주민센터 발행)부모 각 1부 ⑦ 건강보험료 납부확인서(최근3개월분) 부모 각1부 * 부모 중 한 분만 건강보험료를 낼 경우 건강보험증 첫 장(가족 등재사항이 기재된 부분)을 첨부 ⑧ 기초생활수급자 증명원 등 기타 가계형편을 증명할 수 있는 서류(해당자에 한함)   B. Tutee 1) KUBS students who have difficulty in studying their majors (international students, exchange students, undeclared majors, and dual degrees included) 2) Students whose last-semester GPA is below 3.5 (students who are placed on academic probation can apply as well) 3) All undergraduate students can apply 4) Tutees may request up to 2 courses 5)  Required Documents: ① Application (provided form) ② Personal Statement (provided form) ③ Transcript   2. Application Period A. Tutor: February 28, 2017 (Tue); 10:00 - March 7, 2017 (Tue); 16:00 B. Tutee: February 28, 2017 (Tue); 10:00 - March 9, 2017 (Thu); 16:00 (students can apply anytime)   3. How to Apply: Apply online and submit all documents to the Department Office of Business Administration (Room 103 in KUBS Main Builindg)   Apply Online   4. Number of Tutors and Tutees A. Tutor: Up to 15 students B. Tutee: Up to 45 Students   5. Program Period: March 13, 2017 (Mon) - June 9, 2017 (Fri) (mid-term and final exam periods excluded) 6. About TNT Program A. Tutor-Tutee Ratio of 1:3 B. A total number of tutoring hours must be 24 hours or 48 hours during a semester; at least 2 hours per week; maximum of 6 hours) C. Students may request up to 2 tutoring courses per semester ※ Both tutor and tutee may have up to 2 courses per semester; however, a total number of tutoring hours must be within 24 hours or 48 hours) D. Tutor-Tutee-TA must discuss first and then make a schedule (weekdays 9:00 – 21:00; when changing the schedule, you have to inform the corresponding manager 3 days before. Please note that you cannot change your schedule more than 3 times). E. Tutors must submit weekly reports on the last day of month. F. Tutors must submit a final report when the TNT program ends G. Both tutor and tutee must submit a survey 7.  Notes for Tutee A. If a tutee drops out of the TNT program or misses a session, (s)he can no longer apply for the program, and there may be penalties when applying for KUBS scholarships and Student Exchange Program. B. Tutees may request up to 4 courses during their entire undergraduate study. 8. Benefits for Tutor A. Scholarship will be granted when submitting weekly reports on the last day of month (400,000 won/month - 2 hours, twice a week) B. Ceritifcate will be issued  when submitting a final reprot  ※ The scholarship will be terminated if the tutor is irresponsible (examples: cancelling sessions without notice, not submitting reports (delay submission), etc.)   9. Contact Us: or 02-3290-1301  
Feb 28, 2017
# 3216
ATTN [Undergraduate] Course Registration for Spring 2017 “Business English”
[Undergraduate] Course Registration for Spring 2017 “Business English” KUBS offers Business English courses for Spring 2017 Semester. For those who are required to take the course, please refer to the guidelines below.   1. Course Period: March 15, 2017 (Wed) - June 13, 2017 (Tue)(a 12-week course; no class during the midterm examination period)   2. Eligibility: Students from Entering Class of 2008 to 2017 who have not taken Business English I and II (starting Entering Class of 2008, all students must take Business English to fulfill the graduation requirements). ※ Students can check their status on KUPID → Registration & Graduation → Graduation Requirements Status. ※ The level of Business English will be determined based on the results of New Student English Examination.  - Elementary Level: Must take both Business English I and II - Intermediate Level: Exemption for Business English I, but must take Business English II - Advanced Level: Exemption for both Business English I and II    3. Course Schedule: Please select one of the following options 1) Mon and Wed: 08:00 – 08:50  2) Mon and Wed: 12:00 – 12:50  3) Mon and Wed: 18:30 – 19:20 4) Tue and Thu: 08:00 – 08:50  5) Tue and Thu: 12:00 – 12:50  6) Tue and Thu: 18:30 – 19:20 ※ However, the class sections which have less than 10 students may be cancelled. Thus, you may not be assigned your registered class section. ※ Classrooms and instructors will be announced after the class assignment (available on March 10, 2017 (Fri)) 4. Course Registration Period: February 28, 2017 (Tue); 10:00 – March 9, 2017 (Thu); 16:00 ※ You can drop class via email only by March 14 (Tue); 15:00 ( 5. How to Register: Click the “Application” button below and fill out the information. <Click Here to Register!> 6. Contact Us:  Sun Young Park from the Department Office of Business School Office: 02-3290-1301 E-mail: * Attention *   1. Please understand that students may not be assigned their preference schedule due to the professor’s schedule.   2. Once the term begins, student cannot withdraw from their course for personal reasons. Course Withdrawal is available until March 14 (Tue); 3:00 p.m. via email at After the withdrawal process, a withdrawal confirmation email will be sent out (if you do not receive one, you must contact the Department Office of Business Administration). When class begins, students cannot take a leave of absence or cancel their course for personal reasons, and may receive penalty.   3. Students who fail the course must pay a 100,000 KRW penalty after class ends (students are advised to put their own name when transferring the fee. If the name of a payer is different, students must contact the department office) Please make an electronic payment to Hana Bank, 391-904544-21137 Those who have failed the course previously must pay a 100,000 KRW penalty in order to receive a final grade. In other words, even if you have completed the course, final grades will not be given until the penalty is paid.    4. Students missing more than three lectures will fail the course. Arriving more than 10 minutes late to class will count as absent (three “lates” equal one absence). 
Feb 28, 2017
# 3215