South Korea

  • Capital City: Seoul
  • Poplulation: 51.25 million
  • Official Language: Korean
  • Currency: South Korean Won
  • HPU has exchange partner schools in Asan, Chungju, and three in Seoul
  • Check out this wikitravel page about Asan made by a former HPU student who studied there!
  • CIEE and TEAN also have programs in Seoul
  • SIT offers a summer program in South Korea focusing on digital futures

Partner Schools in South Korea

About
Located in Seoul, EWHA Womens University offers "International Exchange and Study Abroad Program" for exchange and visiting students (both male and female). This program has been established for students who are interested in a wide-range of studies including topics on Asia and Korea, and is open to undergraduate and graduate students from any accredited institution of higher education. Students have the option to study for one or two semesters at EWHA as a non-degree seeking student. All international students may register in any of the courses offered by EWHA, either in English or Korean, depending on their language proficiency.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

 

About
The university has two campuses one in Seoul and one in Chungju. The main campus Chungju is a two hour shuttle ride from Seoul. The campus offers a great academic and fitness facilities including a gymnasium, health care center, and library. Chungju campus is surrounded by lots of convenient shops and banks. Students can enjoy Korean culture offered by many clubs in martial arts, music and art. The university currently enrolled over twenty five thousand students and offers a large variety of degrees. Outside the campus Chungju has natural parks such as Mt. Wolaksan and Suanbo Hot Springs. Chungju is a proud host of the World Martial Art Festival since 1998.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

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Located in Seoul, Sogang University is nationally ranked highly overall in the Korean educational system. It is a Catholic school with great strengths in their schools of business and economics, placing emphasis in their English speaking courses and international appeal. The university offers 75 student clubs to participate in for extracurricular activities. These clubs range from cultural oriented activities such as traditional Korean dance and Taekwondo, to general interests such as sports and music. The university's student body numbers around 15,000 undergraduates and graduates, 470 of the total are international students.

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Cost

This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

About
Located in Sinchang-myeon, Asan, Soonchunhyang University (SCH), originally founded as a medical college in 1978, now offers undergraduate degrees from the colleges of humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering and medicine. The name ‘Soonchunhyang’ (순천향) means ‘the peaceful hometown complying with the will of heaven’. Located in a rural town on the central west coast of South Korea, Soonchunhyang University is surrounded by quaint mountains and is near historical cultural attractions. Seoul is about 90 minutes by bus and near a famous resort area. It also offers many study abroad programs as they are the only university in South Korea to hold a Global Village. Graduate programs are also offered. SCH has a reputation for particularly strong medicine and medical sciences departments, along with four teaching hospitals known for their advanced technological capacity in the bio-tech industry.

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Cost

This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other

Program Specific Scholarships

About
Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in South Korea. It has two main campuses and exchange students study at the Humanities and Social Sciences campus, home to around 400 professors and 11,000 students, in central Seoul.

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Cost

This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other

Affiliated Programs in South Korea

Student Experiences in South Korea

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