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KNU Global Summer School

About the Program The KNU 4-week Global Summer School brings together students and academics from all over the world for a unique intercultural learning experience and special taste of Korean culture. All courses are taught in English, and you will take courses with Korean students as well as other participants from all over the world.

1. Schedule

June 26 ~ July 23, 2016

※ The schedule is subject to change.
※ All classes are scheduled in the morning, and all cultural activities are scheduled in the afternoon.

2. Courses for 2016 KNU Global Summer School

Courses for 2015 KNU Global Summer School
Course Title Credits Time Lecturer Home University Syllabus
English Composition 3 M-Th, 9-12 Tim Hibsman Indiana University of Pennsylvania
English Reading on International Politics 3 M-Th, 9-12 Arvind Kumar Manipal University
History of Science 3 M-Th, 9-12 Jeffrey Hollifield Lander University
Business Ethics 3 M-Th, 9-12 Uyi Lawani​ Marshall University
E-business 3 M-Th, 9-12 Peter Trkman University of Ljubljana
Marketing 3 M-Th, 9-12 Christakis Liasidis University of Sheffield
C++ Programming 3 M-Th, 9-12 Paul Doyle Dublin Institute of Technology
Microprocessor 3 M-Th, 9-12 Benaoumeur Senouci ECE
Materials of Polymer 3 M-Th, 9-12 Valerio Causin University of Padova
Global Affairs 3 M-Th, 9-12 Lincoln Davies​ University of Utah
Global Business 3 M-Th, 9-12 Justyna Majewska Univeristy of Economics in Katowice
Global Communication 3 M-Th, 9-12 Kamila Ludwikowsk Wroclaw University of Technology
Global Culture 3 M-Th, 9-12 Walter Hakala University at Buffalo, SUNY
South Korea and International Relations 3 M-Th, 9-12 Alexandra Jaskolska Warsaw University
Korean Language 1 3 M-Th, 9-12 Youngmi Kim Kyungpook National Univeristy
Understanding Languages:
Introduction to Translation
3 M-Th, 9-12 Kang Myoung Sook Kyungpook National Univeristy

3. Housing

All participants will be assigned a double-occupancy room in the KNU on-campus dormitories (2 students per room). Rooms are furnished with beds, mattresses, cabinets, desks, chairs, and bookshelves. Breakfast is provided at the dormitory cafeteria.

4. Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees
Tuition USD300 Waived for students from partner universities
Registration Fee USD50 Non-refundable
Housing Fee USD350 Including breakfast
Cultural Activities Fee USD400

5. KNU Buddies

Your personal guide to KNU and Korean culture: your buddy will contact you via e-mail prior to your departure for Korea.

6. Important Dates

Important Dates
Application Deadline May 1, 2016
Letter of Acceptance & Invoice posted May 20, 2016
Payment of Tuition & Fees June 10, 2016
Dormitory Check-in June 26, 2016
Transcript posted to home university End of August

7. How to Apply

  1. 1)KNU partner universities (International Offices) are asked to nominate their students via e-mail to by April 20, 2016.
  2. 2)All applicants are required to complete an on-line application at the KNU web site (click here) by May 1, 2016.
  3. KNU will issue a Letter of Acceptance and Invoice, which will be e-mailed to each applicant.

8. Refund Policy

Important Dates
Cancellation before June 10, 2016 100% Refund *
Cancellation before June 17, 2016 50% Refund *
Cancellation after June 18, 2016 No Refund

* Registration fee is non-refundable.

9. Contact Information

KNU Office of International Affairs
Tel: +82-53-950-6543
Fax: +82-53-950-6093
Web Site:

On-line application

Kyungpook National University

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