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KYUNGSUNG UNIVERSITY

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

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Admission Counseling Office - Contact Information

Admission Counseling Office - Contact Information
Address

309 Suyeong-ro, Namgu, Daeyeon-dong, Busan, Republic of Korea (Kyungsung University, 1st Nuri Dormitory, International Programs Office #201)

Website KGSP Scholarship Program : http://cms1.ks.ac.kr/eng/Contents.do?mCode=MN0016
General Information: http://cms1.ks.ac.kr/eng/Main.do
Korean Language Course: http://cms1.ks.ac.kr/eng/Contents.do?mCode=MN0015
Contact Info KGSP Scholarship Program : Sarah Cho(Manager), Tel : 82-51-663-4065, E-mail : sarahcho@ks.ac.kr
Kyungsung Korean Language Center : Hana Lee(Manager), Tel : 82-51-663-4063, E-mail : hanalee@ks.ac.kr
English-based & Korean-based Undergraduate Programs : Bongjoo Kim(Manager), Tel: 82-51-663-4064, E-mail: bongjoo@ks.ac.kr
Graduate Programs : Minhwan Jeon(Manager), Tel: 82-51-663-5572, E-mail: mhjeon@ks.ac.kr

Guide of Admission

Admission for Undergraduates

- Undergraduate Programs Offered for International Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Programs Offered for International Students
CollegeCategoryCodeFaculty(Department)Major
The College
of
Liberal
Arts
Liberal
Arts
01 Human Civilization Korean Language & Literature
Japanese Language & Literature
Korean Literature in Classical Chinese
History
02 Glocal Cultural Studies Culture Planning
Culture Contents
Culture Service
03 English Language & Literature  
04 China Studies  
05 Library & Information Science  
06 Education  
07 Early Childhood Education  
08 Ethics Education  
The College
of
Law and
Political
Science
09 Law, Public Adminstration & Politics Law
Public Administration
Political Science & International Relations
10 Communication Mass Communication
Advertising & PR(Public Relations)
11 Social Welfare  
The College
of
Commerce
and
Economics
12 Economics, Finances, & Logistics Economics & Finances
Business Administration
13 Business Administration  
14 International Trade & Commerce  
15 Accounting  
16 Hotel & Tourism Management Hotel & Tourism Management 
Food Service Management
The College
of
Science
Natural
Science
17 Mathematics & Applied Statistics Mathematics
Applied Statistics
18 Chemistry & Life Science Chemistry
Life Science 
19 Energy Science  
20 Physical Therapy  
21 Nursing Science  
The College
of
Engineering
Engineering 22 Civil, Urban, and Environmental Engineering Environmental Engineering
Civil Engineering
Urban Engineering
23 The Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Electrical Engineering
Electronic Engineering
24 Mechatronics, Industrial & Management Engineering Mechatronics Engineering
Industrial & Management Engineering
25 The Faculty of Food Biotechnology & Nutrition Food Science & Biotechnology Engineering
Food Nutrition
26 Architecture & Design Architecture
Interior & Architectural Design 
27 Computer Science & Engineering  
28 Information & Communication Engineering  
29 Advanced Materials Engineering  
The College
of
Arts
Arts 30 Sports & Health Science Physical Education
Sports Medicine
31 Music  
32 Design Visual Communication Design
Industrial Design
33 Theatre & Film Art Theatre
Film
34 Screen Arts Image Moving Image
Animation
35 Digital Media Digital Media
36 Fine Arts  
37 Crafts Design  
38 Dance  
39 Photography  
 Theology 40 Theology  

- Eligibility Requirements on Nationality and Education Background

Eligibility Requirements on Nationality and Education Background
EligibilityMinimum Years of Residence AbroadRemarks
StudentParentsSpouse
educationresidencesojourneducationresidencesojournresidencesojourn
International students whose parents are both foreigners Foreign Passport Korean Speaker
International students who completed elementary, junior-high school, and high school education 12Y 12Y 12Y - - - - -
< Basic Education Background >
Those who have completed 12 years of elementary and secondary school education or have an equivalent educational background
< Accrediation >
International students who completed all elementary and secondary education in countries having less than 12 years of elementary and secondary school system (Article 9, Section 1, Clause 98 of the Elementary and Secondary Education ACT)

- Eligibility Requirements on Korean Proficiency

Eligibility Requirements on Korean Proficiency
ClassficationMinimum Score
Korean Language TOPIK Level 3 or Kyungsung TOPIK Level 3
(Test of Proficiency in Korean)
※ GKS Applicants : N/A

※ The standard terms and condition on Korean Proficiency are not applicable to those who are recommended or guaranteed by Kyungsung Korean Language Institute (including offshore branches).

- Required Documents

Eligibility Requirements on Korean Proficiency
Required DocumentsRemarks
No.Title of DocumentsFreshmenTransfer
students
1 Application Form  
2 Self-Introduction and Study Plan  
3 Affidavit of Financial Support  
4 High school diploma or a certificate certifying that applicants are due to graduate high school   [Consulate Authentication] or [Apostille Confirmation] should be submitted
5 Academic transcript of Elementary, Middle and High schools    
6 Copy of Alien Registration    
7 One of the list below
- College or University Degree (Expected)
- Certificate of registration
- Certificate of completion
  Consulate authentication or Apostille should be submitted
(excluding those who attended colleges or universities in Korea)
8 One of the list below
- College or University Degree (Expected)
- Certificate of registration
- Certificate of completion
  Consulate authentication or Apostille should be submitted
(excluding those who attended colleges or universities in Korea)
9 Copies of Passport and 5 Passport-size photos  
10 ID Card Copy of an applicant and his/her parents Can be replaced with Certificate of Family Relations issued at Foreign Governments
11 Certificate of the Facts concerning Exit and Entry of the applicant ※This is to confirm the first entry date and is issued by the Immigration Office. Applicants outside Korea are required to submit upon arrival.
12 Bank Balance or Remittance/Currency Exchange Receipt USD 1,200 or more
(Applicants should submit Bank Balance issued from bank)
※ GKS Applicants : n/a
13 Proof of employment or tax payment of a financial guarantor  
14 TOPIK(Test Score Report) TOPIK or Kyungsung TOPIK: Level 3 or higher
※ GKS Applicants : n/a
15 Completion Certificate of Korean Language Institute    
16 Copies of Family Registration Book of Applicant and his/her parents   Only for Chinese Applicant
Important Notes
1. Applicants can apply for the program through more than one institution in charge of recommendation of qualified candidates, but s/he SHOULD BE RECOMMENDED by ONLY ONE INSTITUTION.
2. Submitted documents will not be returned to the applicant.
3. Any required documents not submitted within the designated period of application or false documents will lead to an admission failure.
4. Photocopied document should be checked against the original by the recommending institution.

Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs
DivisionDepartmentField of StudyRemarks
Master'sDoctoral
Humanities
and
Social
Science
Korean Language and Literature Korean Language and Literature Korean Language and Linguistics,
Korean Literature, Korean Education
above TOPIK Level 4
English Language and Literature English Language and Literature English Linguistics, English Literature  
Chinese Language and Literature Chinese Language and Literature Chinese Linguistics, Chinese Literature  
Japanese Language and Literature Japanese Language and Literature None  
History History None  
Library and Information Science Library and Information Science Library and Information Science  
Education Education Education  
Early Childhood Education Early Childhood Education Early Childhood Education  
Philosophy Philosophy None  
Theology/Christian Studies Theology Christian Studies (Christian Theology) Reference Letter written by minister
Law Law Law  
Public Administration Public Administration Public Administration  
Political Science and International Relations Political Science and International Relations None  
Social Welfare Social Welfare Social Welfare  
Mass Communication Journalism, Broadcasting, Advertising Journalism, Broadcasting, Advertising  
Economics Economics Economic Theory, Real Estate Finance, Labor Relation  
International Trade International Trade International Economics, Trade Management, International Business Management  
Business Administration Business Administration Personnel Organization, Marketing, Accounting, Financial Management, Service Management, MIS  
Accounting Accounting None  
Management Information Systems Management Information Systems None  
Hotel & Tourism Management Hotel & Tourism Management Hotel & Tourism Management  
Food Service Management Food Service Management Food Service Management  
Korean Studies Korean Studies Korean Historiography, Korean Classics  
Cultural Programming, Administration & Theory Cultural Theory, Cultural Programming & Administration Cultural Theory, Cultural Programming & Administration  
Natural
Science
Mathematics Mathematics Mathematics  
Physics Physics Physics  
Chemistry Chemistry Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry,
Inorganic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry,
Biochemistry
 
Biology Biology Biology  
Computer Science Computer Science None  
Home Management Home Management None  
Fashion Design & Merchandising Fashion Design & Merchandising History of Costume & Psychology of Clothing,
Fashion Design, Clothing Construction,
Textile Science, Fashion & Beauty Marketing
 
Pharmacy Pharmacy Medicinal Chemistry, Biological Pharmacy,
Applied Pharmacy
 
Opto-Electronic Device Engineering Opto-Electronic Device Engineering Opto-Electronic Device Engineering  
Life Sciences None Welfare of Child Development·Food Living Culture, Consumer·Housing Living Culture  
Arts
and
Physical
Education
Music Music Musicology, Musical Performance  
Fine Arts Fine Arts None  
Theater and Film Theater and Film None  
Physical Education Physical Education None  
Church Music Church Music None  
Formative Arts None Formative Arts  
Dance Dance None  
Eligibility for Application
Prospective applicants must meet the following qualification criteria:
1. Must be a citizen of the country to which scholarships are offered, which is also applies to his/her parents.
※ Applicant must not be a holder of Korean citizenship.
2. Have adequate health, both physically and mentally.
※ Applicants who have a severe illness may not apply.
3. Should be under 40 years of age as of September 1, 2013.
4. Have finished at least 16 years of education as of August 31, 2013(equivalent to elementary, middle, high, undergraduate)
5. Possess above 80% (out of 100%) of a grade point average (G.P.A.) over all school years
6. Preferential selection for applicants who have Korean Language Test Score(TOPIK, KLPT) or English Language Test Score(TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS)
7. Preferential selection for applicants who applied for natural sciences or engineering fields if qualifications are equal.

- Required Documentation( ○ : must submit, △ : optional )

Number of copies for submission: One original document (placed in a separate envelope) and 3 extra copies
Document must be translated in to Korean or English and notarized if the are not written in Korean or English.

Required Documentation
Required DocumentationMaster CourseDoctoral Course
One Completed Application Form
One Self-introduction Essay
One Study Plan
Recommendation Letter
One NIIED Pledge
One original Personal Medical Assessment
One original Copy of Bachelor degree diploma
One original Copy of Transcript from undergraduate school
One original Copy of Master's degree diploma -
One original Copy of Transcript from graduate school -
One original Copy of a Certificate of Korean Proficiency(if applicable)
One original Copy of a Certificate of English Proficiency(ifapplicable)
One original Copy of the Applicant’s Passport
Presented Thesis (1 or 2 for relevant persons)
Award Certificate (1 or 2 for relevant persons)
A certificate of parents' nationality (Korean residents abroad Only)
A Certificate of Adoptor (Korean adoptors abroad Only)
Important Notes
1. Applicants can apply for the program through more than one institution in charge of recommendation of qualified candidates, but s/he SHOULD BE RECOMMENDED by ONLY ONE INSTITUTION.
2. Submitted documents will not be returned to the applicant.
3. Any required documents not submitted within the designated period of application or false documents will lead to an admission failure.
4. Photocopied document should be checked against the original by the recommending institution.

Curriculum

Korean-Based Undergraduate Programs

Korean-Based Undergraduate Programs
CollegeFaculty(Department)CollegeFaculty(Department)
The College
of
Liberal
Arts
Human Civilization The College
of
Engineering
Civil, Urban, & Environmental Engineering
Glocal Cultural Studies Electrical and Electronic Engineering
English Language & Literature Mechatronics, Industrial & Management Engineering
China Studies Food Biotechnology & Nutrition
Library & Information Science Architecture & Design
Education Computer Science & Engineering
Early Childhood Education Information & Communication Engineering
Ethics Education Advanced Materials Engineering
The College
of Law
and
Political
Science
Law, Public Adminstration & Politics The College
of
Arts
Sports & Health Science
Communication Music
Social Welfare Design
The College of Commerce and Economics Economics, Finance & Logistics Theatre & Film Art
Business Administration Screen Arts
International Trade & Commerce Digital Media 
Accounting Fine Arts
Hotel & Tourism Management Craft Design
  Dance
  Photography
  Fashion Design & Merchandising
The College
of Natural
Science
Mathematics & Apllied Statistics Theology Theology
Chemistry & Life Science
Energy Science
Physical Therapy
Nursing Science

English-Based graduate Programs

                                    English-Based Undergraduate Programs                      
Business Administration major (only)

 

 

Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs
Deparment of Korean Language & Literature Department of English Language & Literature
Department of Chinese Language & Literature Department of Japanese Language & Literature
Department of History Department of Philosophy
Department of Education Department of Law
Department of Public Administration Department of Political Science International Relations
Department of Social Welfare Department of Economics
Department of International trade Department of Business Administration
Department of Accounting Department of Management Information System
Department of Mathematics Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry Department of Biology
Department of Home Management Department of Fashion Design & Merchandising
Department of Computer Science Department of Food Science and Biotechnology
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Department of Environmental Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering Department of Civil Engineering
Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Department of Computer Engineering
Department of Pharmacy Department of Urban Engineering
Department of Music Department of Fine Arts
Department of Physical Education Department of Theater and Film
Department of Korean Studies Department of Mass communication
Department of Theology Department of Cultural Program, Adm & theory
Department of Opto-Electronic Device Engineering Department of Library and Information Science
Department of Early Childhood Education Department of Hotel Tourism Management
Department of Mechatronics Engineering Department of Climate Change Policy
Department of Dance Department of Church Music
Department of Christian Studies Department of Life Sciences
Department of Formative Arts  

Curriculum for International Student

Korean Language Program

1. Timetable

- 4 hours a day (Mon - Fri) / 4 semesters / a total of 800 hours an year
Korean Language Program Timetable
 MonTueWedThuFri
09 : 00 - 09 : 50 Korean Grammar, Reading, Listening, Writing, Speaking
10 : 00 - 10 : 50
11 : 00 - 11 : 50
12 : 00 - 12 : 50

※KLC has 1,2,3,4,5,6 level classes
(If there are less than 5 students per class KLC can't open the class)
※KLC has Korean Culture classes(2 times per semester)
Korean Grammar, Reading, Listening, Writing, Speaking

2. Cost

Tuition Fee : 1,100,000 Won / 10 weeks
- Year(40 weeks) : 4,400,000 Won
- 6 Months(20 weeks) : 2,200,000 Won
(If the student complete one year(40 weeks) course the student will have right of 50% discount tuition fee)

Insurance(For an year) : About 150,000 Won / year

Dormitory Fee : About 300,000 Won(Changeable / Charges separately paid)
※According to school rule you should pay your school tuition and dormitory fee before you start the semester. Textbook and insurance fee may pay after start the semester.
※Students should live in the dormitory for 6 months since their first entry into Korea.

3. Schedule

Korean Language Program Schedule
TermDuration(Class Period)ApplicationLevel Test
Spring March-May January 31 Early March
Summer June-August April 30 Early June
Fall September-November July 31 Early September
Winter December-February October 31 Early December

Tuition Fee & Scholarship

Undergraduate Programs Tuition Fee

Undergraduate Programs Tuition Fee - USD($)
College/SchoolAdmission FeeTuitionScholarship
Liberal Arts Social Science About $500 About $2,800

Tuition fee waivers of 40% ~ 50%

Natural Science About $3,400
Engineering About $4,000
Art About $4,100

※ Admission fees must be paid once enrolled.
※ Some departments may charge extra fees such as instructional materials/ laboratory fees for classes.

Scholarships
A. International Students Scholarship : International students will be offered tuition fee waivers of 40% ~ 50%. (students with GPA. of 2.0 or higher)
B. External Scholarships
- National Scholarships : International students with TOPIK level 4 or higher are eligible to be recommended to apply for National Scholarships.
- Others : students showing outstanding academic performances will be recommended to apply for other scholarships.

Dormitory

General Information

State-of-the-art Kyungsung Nuri Dormitory is established on January 31, 2006 starting construction in 2004. This is to provide students with welfare facilities and amenities. Nuri Dormitory is a building with fifteen stories above ground and two underground levels. Every room has a shower booth, a bathroom, a mini refrigerator, beds, desks, chairs, bookshelves, drawers, shoes closets, telephone, LAN etc..

Main features

Main features
 Number of RoomsOccupancy
(persons)
 Amenities
Dorm Student Room 359 718 Heating, Air Conditioning and Hot water Lounge, Internet Cafe, Study Room, Beauty Room, Floor Lounge, GYM, Table Tennis Court, Landry, Ironing
Guest Room 16 -
Cafeteria Student Cafeteria Restaurant 300명    

Student Room Pictures

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Dormitory Fee Plans

A. During Semester(4 months) - USD($)

During Semester(4 months)
 FeeRemarks
Room About $ 770 $190/month X 4 months
Meal About $ 480 $2/meal × 52 meals/month× 4 months
Resident Dues About $ 10  
TotalAbout $ 1,260 

B. During Vacation(2 months)

During Vacation(2 months)
 FeeRemarks
Room About $ 380 $190/month × 2months
Meal About $ 230 $2/meal × 52meals/month × 2months
Resident Dues -  
TotalAbout $ 620 

Location

How to Get to Kyungsung University

How to Get to Kyungsung University
Address 309 Suyeong-ro, Namgu, Daeyeon-dong, Busan, Republic of Korea 48434
Tel 051) 663-4114
Fax 051) 663-4089

BUS

BUS
Bus No.Section in service
10 Sajik-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Pukyong Univ
20 Seomyun ↔ KSU ↔ Fleet Command
22 Sujeong hree-way intersection ↔ KSU ↔ Fleet Command
24 Seomyun ↔ KSU ↔ Fleet Command
27 Chungmu-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Fleet Command
39 Gijang Gyo-ri ↔ KSU ↔ Nam-gu Sport center
40 Gudeok Stadium ↔ KSU ↔ Gijang Cheonggang-ri
41 Chungmu-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Millak-dong
42 Busanjin Market ↔ KSU ↔ Hoedong-dong
51 Busan Univ. of Foreign studies ↔ KSU ↔ Guseo-dong
83 Bujeon Market ↔ KSU ↔ Millak-dong
83-1 Sajik-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Millak-dong
108 Eomgung-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Millak-dong
131 Oryukdo ↔ KSU ↔ Guseo-dong
155 Seo-dong ↔ KSU ↔ Yongdang-dong
1001 Hadan ↔ KSU ↔ Gijang Cheonggang-ri
1003 Busan Univ. Hospital ↔ KSU ↔ Gijang Gyo-ri

TAXI

TAXI
Starting PlaceTime requiredTaxi FareNote
Busan Station 20 minutes 6,000 won Take a taxi at Busan Station side
Gimhae International Airport 30 minutes 15,000 won  
Nopo-dong bus Terminal 50 minutes 16,000 won Take Urban highway and Hwangnyeong Tunnel
Sasang-gu bus Terminal 45 minutes 16,000 won Go on Dongseo Overpass and Hwangnyeong Tunnel

SUBWAY

(1) Take the green line(line 2) and get off at "Kyungsung Univ. & Pukyong Nat'l Univ." (2) Exit out on #4 or #6. (3) The front entrance gate of KSU is very close to the exits #4 and #6.

Airport Limousine Bus

Airport Limousine Bus
Section in serviceBuses runFareTime required
Gimhea Airport ↔ Namcheon-dong 20-minute intervals 7,000 won 40 minutes

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Driving

From Gimhae International Airport :
Nakdong Bridge → Dongseo Express Way → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel → Kyungsung Univ.
From Gimhae :
Choseondae → Gupo Bridge → Saneop Road → Hakjang-Dong → Dongseo Express Way → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel → Kyungsung Univ.
From Yangsan-1 :
Dosi Highway → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel → Kyungsung Univ.
From Yangsan-2 :
Yangsan → Namyangsan → Dongseo Express Way → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel Kyungsung Univ.
From Masan :
Namhae Highway → Dongseo Express Way → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel → Kyungsung Univ.
From Changwon :
Namhae Highway → Dongseo Express Way → Hwangryeongsan Tunnel → Kyungsung Univ.

Notice

I recommend you to download the Map Apps such as google map. Each smartphone has its GPS service. it’s GPS interworking with your Map Apps will indicate your current location on the map. For example, If you use the Google Map, you can easily figure out where you are and simply know where you head to. By simply typing your destinations in the map, you’re able to know the nearest busstop or subway and which point you should transfer to reach the destination.

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