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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Area of Study: Business, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing
Instruction Language: English, Korean
Program Description:
Click "Apply for Exchange" to complete an exchange nomination application, which will be reviewed on a competitive basis after the deadline.  Within the application, you will be able to indicate your interest in up to three exchange programs.
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This exchange program is currently only open to students in the Jindal School of Management (JSOM).  If space is available, others may be considered.
Program Overview New Program Overview
Located in the heart of Seoul, the capital city of Korea, Dongguk University has played a crucial role in the development of science, culture, and society. Students and professors from around the globe enhance the quality of education at Dongguk by bringing together dramatically diverse life experiences and cultures toward a common educational mission.
  • Prestigious private school and only Buddhist university in Korea
  • Consistently ranks among Korea's top universities
  • World-class institution that bridges East and West
 Learn more about Dongguk University
About City  About Seoul
Dongguk University is situated in Seoul, the capital and largest metropolis of the Republic of Korea, commonly known as South Korea. The city of Seoul is a center for Korean history and culture but is also considered a rising global city, home to some of the world's largest technology companies. The history of Seoul stretches back more than two thousand years, and the city boasts five UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Changdeok Palace, Hwaseong Fortress, Jongmyo Shrine, Namhansanseong and the Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty.
Dongguk City
For more information, visit the Living in Seoul webpage.
Academic Programs Academics and Courses
Exchange students are able to choose from a variety of courses offered in English and Korean within the School of Business. Generally, grades are assessed through attendance, reports and assignments, presentations, a midterm exam, and a final exam.

Exchange students are also able to enroll in an intensive Korean language program offered by the Dongguk University Korean Languages and Education Center. The program provides opportunities to experience and understand Korean culture through intensive language study, field trips, activities, and a buddy program.
Full-Time Semester Course Load 12-18 Dongguk credits
Course Listing Dongguk Course List 2017-18
For more information, visit the Academic Programs webpage.
Housing Housing
Exchange students are offered accommodation options both on and off campus. The on-campus residence halls consist of double occupancy rooms, which are fully furnished.  Shared amenities include student lounges, seminar rooms, a computer area, laundry room, gym, and cafeteria.
For more information, visit the Accommodations webpage.
Student Visa Student Visa
Depending on nationality and length of stay, exchange students accepted to study at Dongguk University will typically need to apply for a student visa (D-2) prior to their arrival in Seoul.  Since visa rules and regulations change frequently, consult the nearest embassy or consulate of the Republic of Korea for the most up-to-date information.
For more information, visit the Student Visa webpage.
Campus Location Campus Map

Resources Program Resources
Click the links below for more information about the program:

Dongguk University Fact Sheet 2018-2019
Dongguk Fall 2018 Housing

Program Contact Information
Dongguk University
Office of International Affairs 
Dongguk University, 30 Pildong-ro, Jung-gu
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Tel: +82-2-2260-3463~5

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Education Abroad
Student Services Building (SSB) 3.400
Click here to open an exchange nomination application:

Apply for Exchange

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 07/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 03/02/2019 06/21/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants may be notified of their acceptance prior to the application deadline.