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South Korea

Kyungpook National University - Exchange

Term To Study: Academic Year 2020-2021
Application Deadline: Mar 18, 2020
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Exchange
Link 1: Kyungpook National University
Link 2: Scholarships & Financial Aid
Link 3: KNU Exchange Student Information
Program Locations: Daegu
Contact Phone: 508-531-6183
Contact Name: Bridgewater Study Abroad Office
Contact Email:
What is Included: Tuition & fees paid to BSU
Housing and living expenses paid to Kyungpook University
What is not Included: Personal and additional travel expenses
Passport & visa (if applicable)
International travel/health insurance
Estimated Costs: BSU Semester Tuition & Fees
Varies Housing and living expenses (including airfare)
Program Description

KNU is a student exchange partner with BSU! Applications are competitive with limited number of exchange spots per semester.

Open to all BSU majors; 2.75 minimum GPA; 24 credits completed.

Kyungpook National University (KNU) is consistently ranked number one among Korean National Universities. Daegu, where KNU is located, is considered the birthplace of Korean culture and tradition.

BSU students enroll as visiting exchange students at KNU for one semester or an academic year. Students take an equivalent of 12 credits (minimum) per semester to maintain full-time status and course offerings vary depending on department availability. Students work with BSU’s Study Abroad Office and the KNU International Office to determine course availability.

Students earn BSU transfer credit for their courses at KNU and are required to complete BSU transfer credit forms prior to departure.

Students reside in the KNU campus residence halls.

Quick Facts

Population: 48860500
Capital: Seoul
Per-capita GDP: $ 32100
Size: 99720 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 09:00 hours) Osaka, Sapporo, Tokyo

US State Department

Travel Warning: YES
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