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The detailed guidelines of 2019 fall semester are still considering. After it is over, the new guidelines will be posted (the beginning of June), please prepare your documents according to the guidelines of 2019 spring semester.

Admissions Guide for Freshman Students  Admissions Guideline

Admissions Guide for Transfer Students   Admissions Guideline

◎ Application Schedule

  • Application Schedule - First Intake
    Procedure Schedule Remarks
    Submission of Application materials June 19, 2019 ~ July 10, 2019 - Mailing address:
    International Student Services Office
    2nd floor of International Building
    Yeungnam University
    280 Daehak-ro, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk
    38541, Republic of Korea
    Notification of Admission July 23, 2019 Result will be posted on
    Registration July 24~26, 2019 - Invoice of tuition fees will be available at
    - Register at Daegu bank
    Orientation August 2019 - Please wait for further notice.
    Start of Semester September 2, 2019


◎ Selection Criteria

  • 1) Admission will be made through a screening process of the application documents.
    ※ If deemed necessary during the document screening process, individual interviews or performance tests can be conducted.
  • 2) If there are issues with document authenticity, eligibility, exam cheating, etc., admission will be revoked.

◎ Admission Procedure

Submission of Application Materials
Document Screening and Eligibility Verification
Notification of Admission
Payment of Tuition
Issuance of Certificate of Admission
Class Registration
Entry of University

◎ Scholarships

  • ■ Freshmen Scholarship for the 1st Semester
    Scholarships - 2nd Semester and Afterwards
    Scholarship Eligibility
    100% Tuition Waiver Applicants who have a TOPIK level 5 or 6
    70% Tuition Waiver Applicants who have a TOPIK level 4
    50% Tuition Waiver All other international students
    • The scholarship criteria for enrolled students may be subject to change.
  • ■ 2nd Semester and Afterwards
    Scholarships - 2nd Semester and Afterwards
    Scholarship Eligibility
    100% Tuition Waiver TOPIK level 4 or above and GPA 4.3 ~ 4.5
    70% Tuition Waiver TOPIK level 4 or above and GPA 4.0 ~ less than 4.3
    50% Tuition Waiver Those who are without TOPIK 4 and GPA 3.0 ~ less than 4.0
    30% Tuition Waiver GPA 2.5~ less than 3.0

◎ On-campus Housing

  • 1) All international students must live in on-campus housing for one (1) year for the first academic year.
  • 2) On-campus Housing Fees
      (The following fees are based on Fall semester of 2018. They may be subject to change)
      * Gyeongbuk Global Exchange Center (For 6 Months)
    Gyeongbuk Global Exchange Center (For 6 Months)
    Type of Room Boarding Fee Deposit Meal Plan(optional)
    Double KRW 1,290,000 Single Payment : KRW 100,000
    Divided Payment(in 6 months) : KRW 300,000
    KRW 747,500
    (4 months, 3 meals a day)
    KRW 613,200
    (4 months, 2 meals a day)
  • 3) Information of Gyeongbuk Global Exchange Center (
  • 4) Dormitory cancellation penalties may apply in case of cancelling a dormitory application due to personal matters.
  • 5) Meal plan: 3 meals or 2meals a day including weekends (offered during the semester)
      - Students staying during summer or winter vacations who wish to have a meal plan must pay additional costs.

◎ 1stYear Basic Curriculum for the International Students(Required)

  • - Internationl students admitted as freshmen must complete ‘the 1st Year Basic Curriculum for the International Students for graduation.
  • - Curriculum formation : Korean, Korean culture, Society related and other common required generals (about 30 credits in total)
  • ※ Students who completed a 12-year education(from elementary to high school) in Korea will be exempted to ‘the 1stYear Basic Curriculum for the International Students’

◎ International Students Insurance (Required)

  • - International Students of Yeungnam Unviersity must sign up for insurance.
  • - Insurance information is scheduled to be shared during the orientation after enrollment.
  • - Members of National Health Insurance and other insurances must notify to International Student Services during orientation.
  • - Insurance Cost: Approximately KRW 150,000 KRW (on a yearly basis).
  • - Students without insurance may have disadvantages during course registeration and in other ways.
  • - Detailed information will be provided during the orientation.

◎ Certification of Admission and VISA

  • ■ Certification of Admission will be issue after the tuition payment is confirmed.
  • ■ VISA Issuance for Students Overseas
    • - The following documents will be sent to the admitted students : Certificate of admission, university registration certificate, certificate of tuition payment, etc.
    • - VISA : Apply for visa by submitting documents from Yeungnam University and others as requested by the Korean Embassy.
    • - Each Korean Embassy may request additional documents for issuing a Visa. In this case, contact your local Korean Embassy or consulate before applying for the Visa.

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