Office of International Programs

Yonsei University

Seoul, South Korea

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Seoul has been a capital city since 1394, when it was named the capital of the Cho-son Dynasty. The city is ideally located between mountains and along the Han-gang River, and is home to one quarter of the nation’s population. 

One of South Korea’s oldest and most prestigious universities, Yonsei University was founded in 1885 by Christian missionaries. The main campus is located in a picturesque and natural setting in the heart of Seoul. The University is minutes away from the business district, national historical landmarks, and cultural hot spots.

Terms Available:

  • Fall Semester
  • Spring Semester
  • Academic Year

Language of Instruction: 

  • Korean
  • English

Subjects Available: 

  • Communication
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • History
  • International Business
  • Korean Language and Culture
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Science and Technology 

Course Search: 

Yonsei Portal 

  1. Click Course Catalog and Syllabus: Undergraduate & Graduate
  2. Select Undergraduate Programs from the drop-down menu
  3. Select term (Semester 1 = Spring; Semester 2 = Fall)
  4. Check English Course Only, if desired.
  5. Select Course Title from drop-down menu.
  6. Enter keyword.
  7. Click the purple icon in the search results for the course syllabus. 


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Estimated Total Costs: 

Estimated Costs – Yonsei University

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