SNU International Summer Program (ISP) presents a unique opportunity for students to experience academic life at Seoul National University, Korea's most prestigious university and one of the leading universities in the world.

SNU ISP's intensive five-week summer program taught by distinguished SNU and visiting faculty members offers its participants the chance to learn in depth from experts on Korea and East Asia, as well as a variety of topics ranging from economics and business management to history, politics, sociology, and arts. SNU ISP also provides courses on Korean language and traditional arts for students wishing to learn or advance their Korean language abilities while becoming immersed in Korea's contemporary and traditional culture.

○ Program Dates: June 23 – July 24, 2020 (5 weeks)

○ Program Features:

Courses taught by SNU full time faculty and emeritus faculty

Prestigious academic environment and friendly atmosphere

Unforgettable summer in one of the greatest metropolitan in the world


○ Application Period: January 13 – May 31, 2020 at http://summer.snu.ac.kr (Application fee to be waived when registering by February 29)


○ Course Catalog: http://summer.snu.ac.kr/page/courses.php


○ Fee & Payment: http://summer.snu.ac.kr/page/fees.php

- Tuition fee is charged by the number of credits students take. Students can take up to 8 credits (= 3 modules).

- To students from SNU's partner universities, we offer 10% discount of the tuition fee.

- Accommodation and field trips charge additional fee payment.


○ Field Trip Sites: DMZ Tour, Han River Cruise, Korean Professional Baseball Game Watching, and K-POP events (subject to change)


○ Housing: Students can additionally apply for on-campus housing. http://summer.snu.ac.kr/page/accommodation.php


○ Scholarship: http://summer.snu.ac.kr/page/scholarships.php


○ General Information on SNU: http://oia.snu.ac.kr/page/int_fact.php


If you need any further details on the program, please see the website (http://summer.snu.ac.kr) or directly contact summer@snu.ac.kr .