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Introduction of IEQAS

IEQAS certified means more chances to benefit from the Global Korea Scholarship program by suggesting ideal standards for the recruitment and management of the international students

International Education Quality Assurance System

Background

  • Need a system management to improve International Education Quality Assurance for Korean Universities

Developing Content

  • Implement evaluation for certification to undergraduate degree, associate degree and *graduate degree courses every year

Follow-up

  • Granting incentive to IEQAS universities and enforce to take a disciplinary action with Ministry of Justice to insincere university for limit visa issuance, consulting, corrective order, etc.

Procedure of IEQAS Certification

Procedure of IEQAS Certification
Any junior colleges, universities, graduate schools that have international students can apply for the evaluation.

  1. 1st round of evaluation
    - Evaluate core criteria
  2. 2nd round of evaluation
    - Check the institution (If needed)
  3. 3rd round of evaluation
    - Final evaluation from the committee

Core Criteria of IEQAS

Core Criteria of IEQAS
Core Criteria for certification Universities 4-year undergarduate degree Associate degree Graduate School
1) less than 1% of illgal stay or less than 6% of stduent wastage rates (mandatory criteria)
2) Diversity of international students less than 90% meet the criteria 4 out of 5    
3) Ratio of providing dormitory for freshmen more than 25% meet the criteria 3 out of 4  
4) Ratio of payment of tuition fee for international students more than 80% meet the criteria 2 out of 3
5) Ratio of getting a health insurance more than 80%
6) Linguistic ability (Korean/English) more than 30%
Benefits of Certified schools:
Provide the simplify procedures of evaluating documents for applying visa and extend the period of part-time work permit through consultative meeting with the Ministry of Justice Give preference to select supporting project for universities and GKS programs under the Ministry of Education
Valid date for certification:
The validity of the certification is one year as of registered in 2015.
※ The institution which obtained the certification in 2014 and have passed the interim evaluation, the validity will maintain for 3 years.
IEQAS Universities in 2015
IEQAS Universities in 2015
Classification
(Number of Universities)
IEQAS Universities (104)
Undergraduate degrees
(83)
existing universities
(44)
BUSAN UNIVERSITY OF FOREIGN STUDIES,
CHANGWON NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
CHUNGNAM NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
DAEJIN UNIVERSITY,
DANKOOK UNIVERSITY,
DONG-EUI UNIVERSITY,
DONGGUK UNIVERSITY,
DONGSEO UNIVERSITY,
Gachon University,
Gangneung-Wonju National University,
HALLYM UNIVERSITY,
HANDONG GLOBAL UNIVERSITY,
HANKUK UNIVERSITY OF FOREIGN STUDIES,
HANNAM UNIVERSITY,
HANSUNG UNIVERSITY,
HOSEO UNIVERSITY,
JEJU NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
JEONJU UNIVERSITY,
KAIST,
KONGJU NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
KONYANG UNIVERSITY,
KOOKMIN UNIVERSITY,
Korea Maritime and Ocean University,
Korea Polytechnic University,
KOREATECH,
KYUNG HEE UNIVERSITY,
KYUNGPOOK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
KYUNGSUNG UNIVERSITY,
MOKWON UNIVERSITY,
MYONGJI UNIVERSITY,
PAI CHAI UNIVERSITY,
PUKYONG NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
PUSAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
SANGMYUNG UNIVERSITY,
SEMYUNG UNIVERSITY,
SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY,
SEOUL WOMEN'S UNIVERSITY,
SILLA UNIVERSITY,
Soonchunhyang University,
Soongsil University,
SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITY,
SUNGSHIN UNIVERSITY,
SUNMOON UNIVERSITY,
THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF KOREA,
New additional universities
(39)
BAEKSEOK UNIVERSITY,
CHONBUK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
CHONNAM NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
CHOSUN UNIVERSITY,
CHUNG-ANG UNIVERSITY,
CHUNGBUK NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES,
KOREA UNIVERSITY,
DAEGU HAANY UNIVERSITY,
DAEJEON UNIVERSITY,
DONGGUK UNIVERSITY( Gyeongju Ccmpus),
DUKSUNG WOMENS UNIVERSITY,
EWHA WOMANS UNIVERSITY,
GYEONGSANG NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
HANYANG UNIVERSITY,
INCHEON NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
INHA UNIVERSITY,
INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF KOREA,
KANGWON NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
KEIMYUNG UNIVERSITY,
KONKUK UNIVERSITY,
KONKUK UNIVERSITY GLOCAL CAMPUS,
KOREA UNIVERSITY,
NAMSEOUL UNIVERSITY,
PYONG TAEK UNIVERSITY,
SANGMYUNG UNIVERSITY(CHEONAN CAMPUS),
SEOKYEONG UNIVERSITY,
SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
SOGANG UNIVERSITY,
SOOKMYUNG WOMEN`S UNIVERSITY,
SUNCHON NATIONAL UNIVERSITY,
TONGMYONG UNIVERSITY,
UNIST,
UNIVERSITY OF SEOUL,
UNIVERSITY OF ULSAN,
WONKWANG UNIVERSITY,
WOOSONG UNIVERSITY,
YEUNGNAM UNIVERSITY,
YONSEI UNIVERSITY,
YONSEI UNIVERSITY(WONJU)
Associate degrees
(13)
exisiting universities
(5)
KYUNGBUK COLLEGE,
GUMI UNIVERSITY,
SEOUL INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS,
CHEJU HALLA UNIVERSITY,
KOREA UNIVERSITY OF MEDIA ARTS
New additional universities
(8)
BUSAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY,
DONGYANG MIRAE UNIVERSITY,
HALLYM POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY,
HANYANG WOMEN`S UNIVERSITY ,
HOSAN UNIVERSITY,
INHA TECHNICAL COLLEGE,
JEONJU KIJEON COLLEGE,
YEOJOO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Graduate degrees
(8)
ASIA LIFE UNIVERSITY,
CHEONGSHIM GRADUATE SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY ,
Graduate School of Cancer Science and Policy,
KDI School of Public Policy and Management,
KEPCO International Nuclear Graduate School,
TLBU Graduate School of Law in Seoul,
Torch Trinity Graduate University,
UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
List of 2015 IEQAS lower ranking universities
List of 2015 IEQAS lower ranking universities
Classification
(Number of Universities)
limit of visa issuance(3)
Undergraduate degrees
(2)
GYEONGNAM NATIONAL UNIVERSITY ,KWANGSHIN UNIVERSITY
Associate degree
(1)
TAEGU SCIENCE UNIVERSITY
* Inquiry about IEQAS +82-44-203-6805

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