Seoul Korea, Republic of
|Hanyang University, an Influential Center for Nurturing Global Talents
A great number of talented people who are gaining recognition at leading Korean companies and organizations like Samsung, LG, and Hyundai graduated from Hanyang University.
Hanyang University is the successor of DongA Polytechnic Institute, which was established in 1939, as the first engineering college in Korea. In 1959, the Institute became more comprehensive and was upgraded to university status. Today, Hanyang is home to about 37,000 students in 22 colleges and 16 graduate schools.
To continue its momentum of progress, Hanyang University has been striving to promote internationalization and consequently, 15% of the total courses instructed in English per semester are now available. Efforts such as these have allowed Hanyang to recruit about 6,000 international students, and the University also has formal relations with over 800 universities worldwide.
222 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 04763, Korea
◆UMAP Contact Person
Office of International Affairs
◆Regular Academic Calendar
02 March 2019
21 June 2019
01 September 2019
21 December 2019
◆Semester Load in Credits/Units
20 HYU Credits * Graduate students has different maximum credits depends on their major
◆General Timetable and Requirements for Graduation
·Total Number of Credits Needed for Graduation
Normally 130 for undergraduate students
·Number of Years Typically Needed to Complete Undergraduate Program
◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges
◆Exchange- Related Information
One or Two semester(s)
·Language Proficiency Requirements
"Language Proficiency (Korean or English)
Korean: TOPIK Level 3 or
English: CEFRL B2 (IELTS 5.5, TOEIC 785, IBT 72, ITP 543)
* Exception: Korean Citizenship holders or Students from universities in English-speaking Countries (US, Canada(except Quebec), UK, Australia, Iceland, and New Zealand)"
·Instruction Facilities and Other Supports
Wifi, convenience stores, restaurants, coffee shops, sports facilities, exchange student counselling and assistance
Single, Double, Triple or 4 beds room
Off Campus Assistance:
Either Home insurance or application upon arrival is required
around 150,000 KRW per semester.
Application for Visa is possible with certificate of admission provided by Hanyang University. Students who are staying in Korea longer than 90 days have to apply for a Foreigners Registration Card. Even though students already have a visa, they still need to register. The registration must be completed within 90 days of arriving in Korea. More information provided upon arrival.
Application Submission Deadline: Spring: 15 October 2018, Fall: 15 April 2019