The 36th & 37th AKS Summer Program for International Students

01-29-2024 10:00 AM - 02-23-2024 4:00 PM

The 36th & 37th AKS Summer Program for International Students

As an important part of our mission is to cultivate young leaders, who can contribute to the development of Korean studies, the academy has organised an intensive summer program for international undergraduate students in Korean studies. This program is composed of various components, such as special lectures on Korea, intensive Korean language courses, field trips, excursions, and traditional cultural activities. Since its starting in 1993, we have held the program 35 times and 982 students from over 70 countries have attended the program.


If you want to participate in AKS Summer Program for International Students that will be held twice during summer vacation, please refer to the following and apply.


๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—บ ๐—ฃ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ฑ
โ–ถ๏ธ The 36th: July 1 (Mon) โˆผ July 19 (Fri), 2024 (3 weeks)
โ–ถ๏ธ The 37th: August 5 (Mon) โˆผ August 23 (Fri), 2024 (3 weeks)

ย ย ย โ—๏ธPlease choose one that is more convenient for you. You CANNOT select both.ย 

  • Language of the Program: Korean

ย ย ย โ—๏ธThe participants are recommended to possess basic Korean language skills.


๐—™๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฆ๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜

โ–ถ๏ธ The Academy of Korean Studies will cover the cost of registration, lectures, accommodations, and meals during the program as well as expenses incurred during field trips and excursions.


โ–ถ๏ธ All participants are responsible for their own travel expenses including the round-trip airfare, transportation fee between airport and AKS and medical insurance.


๐—˜๐—น๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ถ๐—ฏ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐˜๐˜† ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—พ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐——๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐˜‚๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ โ—ฆ ๐—˜๐—น๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ถ๐—ฏ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐˜๐˜†

Undergraduate students of second year or above from universities abroad who are majoring or minoring in Korean Studies and/or those who took Korea-related courses from their universities.

  • Those who are in graduate school or hold Korean nationality are not eligible for this program.
  • For those who took Korea related courses, the course names should be specified in the transcript.
  • If an applicant's university does not offer Korean Studies major or Korea-related courses, Korean language institute certificate can be substituted for a university transcript.

โ–ถ๏ธ Required Documents
ย  1) Application form
ย  2) Certificate of Enrolment

ย ย 3) Official University Transcripts
ย  4) โ€œKorean Proficiency Evaluation Sheetโ€ included in the application form (No.7)
ย  5) (Optional) Certificate(s) to prove Korean language proficiency

ย ย ย ย ย - TOPIK(Korean Proficiency Test) Score Report (Level 3 or higher) or - Certificate of a Korean language program

ย ย ย โ—๏ธAll documents should be written in Korean or English. If not, translation of the document into Korean or English should be submitted as well.


โ–ถ๏ธ Application Period

January 29 (Mon) [10AM] ~ February 23 (Fri) [4PM], 2024

ย ย ย โ—๏ธKorea Standard Time

ย ย ย โ—๏ธApplications received after the deadline will not be considered.

โ–ถ๏ธ Application Method
Apply through here โ–ถ๏ธย 

โ–ถ๏ธ Notification of the Acceptance
โ—ฆ The result will be announced individually via e-mail on March 29 (Fri), 2024.


Ms. Yaelim Han (Program Coordinator) - Phone: +82-31-739-9714
- E-mail: