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Hanyang University

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

Mr. Seungwoo Hong
Office of International Affairs

◆Regular Academic Calendar

·First Semester
From: 02 March 2019
To: 21 June 2019
·Second Semester
From: 01 September 2019
To: 21 December 2019

◆Semester Load in Credits/Units

·Minimum 3 HYU Credits
·Maximum 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

4 academic years

◆List of Study Programs that are open for International Exchanges

◆Exchange- Related Information

·Exchange Duration
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

Home stay:


Off Campus Assistance:

·Medical Insurance
Either Home insurance or application upon arrival is required around 150,000 KRW per semester.
·Visa Process
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