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Sungkyunkwan University
Seoul, South Korea (Outgoing Program)
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Restrictions: OU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
University Exchange Language of Instruction: English, Korean
Housing Type: Student Dormitories Minimum GPA: 2.7
Non-English Language Learning Option(s):
Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Russian Study Abroad Adviser: Wyatt Schmitz
University Name:
Sungkyunkwan University
Language Category:
Language Category B
Study Level: Graduate, Undergraduate
Program Description:

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  • Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) has two campuses in Seoul, South Korea - the Seoul campus and the Suwon campus
  • You can take classes in English in a large variety of departments. Korean language study is also available for no extra cost
  • Sungkyunkwan University is a top-rated university in South Korea
This program is ideal for students of all majors and backgrounds looking for Korean language in addition to major coursework in English!

Program Requirements
  • 2.7 Combined GPA
  • Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
  • 2 Recommendation Letters from OU professor, instructor or TA
  • Host University Application
  • Visa
Sungkyunkwan University offers a number of courses in English for exchange students! Visit and click on Academics for a list of departments and a course catalog.

To see courses previously taken by OU students at Sungkyunkwan University and their OU equivalents, click the following link: Sungkyunkwan University - Course Equivalency Information

Exchange students can live on either campus, preferably on the campus where you are taking classes. 

Money Matters
Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to Sungkyunkwan University.

Use this Sungkyunkwan University Budget to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!

There are number of scholarships available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started!

Get Started
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101 information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, log in to to schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for Sungkyunkwan University to move on to Phase 2!

Student Blogs: here and here.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017 09/18/2016
09/23/2016 02/24/2017 06/21/2017
Academic Year 2017-2018 02/19/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2017 02/19/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed