[Undergraduate] Fall 2017 Interdisciplinary Major Application
Apr 10, 2017
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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 , 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
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Academic Administration Division Education Team