Semester Exchange - Sookmyung Women's University

Semester Exchange - Sookmyung Women's University

Sookmyung Women's University is Korea's first national private women's school. It was founded in 1906 during the latter stages of the Korean empire, one of the most difficult periods in the nation's history. We have worked tirelessly to meet our motto 'save our nation through women's education' and today, we boast over 100,000 alumni and 13,000 students and have grown to become Korea's leading women's university. Throughout its 107 year history, Sookmyung has accumulated invaluable educational experience, research capabilities, and community service experience. We plan to build on this tradition and become a global leader in women's education. To achieve this mission, we will put forth every ounce of effort into the following

Country: Korea, Republic of (South)
Program Dates: Spring semester: March - July; Fall semester: September - December
Type of program: Semester Exchange
Length of Program: 5 months
Language of Instruction: English and Korean
Accommodation: Please refer to the accommodation website
More Information: Please refer to this website Sookmyung Women's University

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher (varies each program), 
  • Completion of at least 12cp at the time of application. 18cp to go abroad, 
  • Enough credit points remaining to complete the program, 
  • Comply with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Student Exchange Policy

How to apply

Applicants must complete an online Application form

You'll need to include:

Your personal details, One University preference, It should take around 2 - 3 minutes to complete an application.

Important notes:

Application Fee and Payment Options: For all exchange programs (semester and short term), there is a compulsory application fee. For more information and payment options please refer to the Cost and Funding Website.

Insurance: It is a requirement of the exchange program that all students must purchase their own travel insurance to cover them for the duration of their entire journey overseas. More information will be given to students upon acceptance.

Program Costs: You remain enrolled at Macquarie University and continue to pay your tuition fees to Macquarie University. As an exchange student you pay no tuition fees to host university. However, you must also always be prepared for unexpected expenses, and should consider how you will be dealing with the expenses of your exchange before you leave your home country. Prior to departure, you will need to save sufficient funds to cover all of your expenses for the duration of your exchange. Some costs to consider include: airfares, students visa (if required), travel health insurance, accommodation, food, additional travel, entertainment, textbooks, incidental expense. If you wish to work while you are away, it is important to note that work rights for international students vary from country to country. For further information about your visa restrictions please contact the consulate or embassy of your host country.

*Disclaimer: Macquarie University does not ensure the quality or reputation of activities run externally, should students choose to undertake these activities they take on the full risk and responsibility. All students need to undertake their own risk assessment before departure, considering wisely their personal health and safety risks. Ultimately participation in these activities is at the students’ risk.

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Summary
Sookmyung Women's University is Korea's first national private women's school. It was founded in 1906 during the latter stages of the Korean empire, one of the most difficult periods in the nation's history. We have worked tirelessly to meet our motto 'save our nation through women's education' and today, we boast over 100,000 alumni and 13,000 students and have grown to become Korea's leading women's university. Throughout its 107 year history, Sookmyung has accumulated invaluable educational experience, research capabilities, and community service experience. We plan to build on this tradition and become a global leader in women's education. To achieve this mission, we will put forth every ounce of effort into the following

Area of study
Business; Engineering and IT; Environment; Law, security and intelligence; Science; Society, history and languages

Eligibility
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Tags
Macquarie, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Sookmyung Women's University, Semester Exchange, Korea, Business, Society, history and languages, Engineering and IT, Law, Science, Environment

Benefits
Travel Grant

Value
AU$1,500 minimum

Phone
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Email
mi.exchange@mq.edu.au

Apply URL
https://mqedu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6xtWaFwZoUxHDQ9

Closing dates URL
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Level of study
Undergraduate; Postgraduate

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