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PROGRAM SUMMARY

Hanyang University’s visiting student program allows any undergraduate student to take classes at Hanyang University. Start during the spring or fall semester with the opportunity to extend your study period. Choose from courses offered in English or Korean with available Korean language courses as well. Earn credit for completed courses and take advantage of on-campus housing while you study!

 

What is the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

The Hanyang University visiting program is similar to a study abroad exchange program. Your home university/college does not need a formal agreement with Hanyang University to take advantage of the visiting program.

 

How is the Hanyang University Visiting Program different from the Hanyang University Exchange Program?

The Hanyang University visiting program is very similar to the Hanyang University exchange program. The visiting program allows any undergraduate student to study at Hanyang University. No formal student exchange or study abroad program is required between your home university/college and Hanyang University.

 

What’s the minimum requirement to attend the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

To attend the Hanyang University visiting program, you should be enrolled in university/college outside of Korea and have finished at least 1 semester. There is no GPA or language proficiency requirement for the Hanyang University visiting program.

 

How much is the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

The tuition for the Hanyang University Visiting Program is KRW 4,000,000 per semester.

 

What’s included with the tuition for the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

The tuition for the Hanyang University visiting program only includes the class fees and you can register for up to 20 credits per term.

 

When can I start studying at the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

The Hanyang University visiting program has 2 terms which start during March and September. These terms are the same as the regular undergraduate course terms at Hanyang University.

 

What documents do I need to provide to apply to the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

Below are the documents you need to provide in order to apply for the Hanyang University Visiting Program:

  1. Passport ID Photo
  2. Scanned copy of your passport information page
  3. Official transcript from your home university
  4. Bank statement showing the equivalent of USD 4,000 per term you apply for
  5. Health Insurance Certificate that provides international coverage valid during your study period.

*Please note that Hanyang University may ask for more documentation based on your nationality and background. Please contact the Go! Go! Hanguk Student Coordinator for more information.

 

When should I apply for the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

You should apply for the Hanyang University Visiting Program during the following periods for each of the starting terms.

March term: Oct 1 ~ Nov 30

September term: Apr 1 ~ May 31

During the application period dates, you must submit all the required documents and pay for the tuition for the Hanyang University visiting program. You will be invoiced for the tuition once you submit all the documents for the Hanyang University Visiting Program.

 

Where will I study for the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

Most classes will be at Hanyang University’s Seoul Campus. However some courses may be offered only at Hanyang University’s ERICA campus which is in Ansan, outside of Seoul.

 

How long can I study at the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

For the Hanyang University Visiting Program, you can apply for 1 term or 2 terms at first. You can extend your study period later if you wish.

 

What visa do I need for the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

Hanyang University will sponsor a D-2-8 student visa for students in the visiting program.

 

Is there scholarship support?

Hanyang University does not offer any scholarship support for the visiting program.

 

What classes can I attend during the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

The Hanyang University visiting program will have class registration online before the term starts. A detailed guideline will be given for registration after you are accepted into the visiting program

 

How many classes can I attend during the Hanyang University visiting program?

During the Hanyang University visiting program, you can take up to 20 credits per term. The class choice is totally up to you.

 

Will the Hanyang University Visiting Program have classes taught in English or Korean?

The Hanyang University visiting program features classes in both English or in Korean. Hanyang University has 124 departments with over 1,000 courses offered in English.

 

How can I get college credit for attending the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

After the final term, Hanyang University will give you a transcript. You will need to apply for the credit from your home institution. We strongly recommend checking with your home university before you enroll in the Hanyang University visiting program.

 

How can I transfer the credits to my home university/college from Hanyang University’s visiting program?

In order to transfer credit to your home university/college from Hanyang University, please check with your local university regarding their processes and procedures.

 

How many credits can I take per term at the Hanyang University visiting program?

You can take up to 20 credits per term during the Hanyang University visiting program. There is no minimum credit amount per term during the visiting program.

 

Can I get a diploma/certificate from the Hanyang University Visiting Program?

No you cannot receive any diploma or certificate from the Hanyang University visiting program, however, if you want to, you can transfer as a full-time undergraduate student at Hanyang University.

 

What accommodations are available for the Hanyang University visiting program?

Hanyang University offers a student dormitory. Hanyang University offers a private room up to a 4 person room.

 

Do I need to pay any service fee for applying for Hanyang University’s visiting program?

You do not have to pay any service fee to use Go! Go! Hanguk’s service in order to apply for the Hanyang University visiting program. The fees are directly what Hanyang University charges. You will need to pay everything to Hanyang University directly except for the application fee which is paid to Go! Go! Hanguk.