International Students


* Please apply during the designated application period.


Admissions Timeline (Spring 2019)

Step Timeline & Details
Online Application Oct 5th(Fri), 2018 10:00 ~ Nov 9th(Fri), 2018 (by 17:00 KST)
  • The program begins on March 4, 2019.
  • Click “Online Application” located above and create an account.
  • Please note the online application is open during the designated application period.
Submission of Documents Oct 5th(Fri), 2018 10:00 ~ Nov 16th(Fri), 2018 (by 17:00 KST)
  • All documents must either be post mailed or delivered in person. Please refer to pages 4-8 for documents that must be submitted.
  • The documents must arrive at the Korea University GSIS Administration Office by the designated deadline.(Late delivery of supporting documents WILL NOT be accepted for any reason.)
Announcement of Admissions Decision December 17th(Fri), 2018
  • An interview may be conducted at the request of the admissions board. If an interview is required, applicants will be notified in advance.
  • Results will be announced through email you used for online application.
Tuition Payment January 9th(Wed) ~ January 11th(Fri) 2019
Orientation February 20th(Wed) 2019



  • Application Schedule and Information : DOWNLOAD
  • Application Guideline : DOWNLOAD
  • Recommendation Form : DOWNLOAD
  • Statement of Financial Sponsorship : DOWNLOAD 
  • Guidance of Visa Screening : DOWNLOAD
  • Check List for K-12 Education : DOWNLOAD 
  • Fact Sheet for Exchange Students: DOWNLOAD
  • Release of Information Form (Admitted Students Only) : DOWNLOAD
  • Agreement for Collection and Use of Personal Data:  DOWNLOAD 


Korea University GSIS Administration Office

Telephone +82-2-3290-1391~2
Mailing Address
English Room 223,International Studies Hall, Korea University 145
Anam-ro,Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, KOREA 02841
Korean [02841] 서울특별시 성북구 안암로 145 고려대학교 국제관 223호
Office Hours  Weekdays, 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM (Lunch Break: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)


Applicants will receive an email when their application has been received and reviewed. This process may take up to several weeks. All documents must arrive by the deadline.

The above information was last updated as of January 10, 2019. Though the content of this website has changed, the admissions process remains the same. If you have any questions regarding your application, please contact