Office of International Programs

Busan University of Foreign Studies

Busan, South Korea

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Located on the southeastern tip of the peninsula, Busan is the second largest city in South Korea, and its deep harbor and gentle tides have become the largest shipping port in the country and the fifth largest in the world. Busan's natural endowments and rich history have resulted in the city's increasing reputation as a world class city of tourism and culture. 

BUFS is a private institution founded in 1981 and today has seven (7) colleges and nearly 8,000 students. Apropos to its origin as primarily a school for languages, BUFS teaches a myriad languages, with options as diverse as English, German, Russian, Turkish, Azeri and Arabic.

Terms Available:

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Academic Year

Language of Instruction: 

Korean, English

Subjects Available:

  • Area Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Korean Language and Culture

Course Search:

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Residence halls 

Estimated Total Costs:

Estimated Costs – Busan University of Foreign Studies [link to file]

Partner Website: Busan University of Foreign Studies 

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