Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)Department of Software (SWE)
- Department of Computer Science and Engineering
- Department of Software
- College of Information and Communication Engineering
- Sungkyunkwan University
Language of Instruction
All courses in the College of Information Science and Engineering are taught in both English and Korean.
One or two semesters
|Fall||Early September to mid December||Included|
|Spring||Early March to mid June||Included|
Note that a one-term exchange in the Dalhousie Fall term (SKKU Fall semester) works best with this program. A two-term exchange, or a one-term exchange in the SKKU Spring semester is feasible provided that you can plan to put the breaks following SKKU semesters to good use.
Exchange students must take a full time course load of 9 to 18 SKKU credits per semester.
|Course Catalogue||http://www.skku.edu/eng_home/global/edu/inbound_2.jsp > Course Information
Exchange students are normally allowed to take courses only at undergraduate level unless approved otherwise.
For courses with pre-requisites, a student must have taken courses considered equivalent to the pre-requisites.
Some courses with capacity limits do not accept exchange students.
Exchange students may take any SKKU courses, subject to approval and language of instruction.
Exchange students may apply for accommodation in student residence, however, residence accommodation is not guaranteed.
On-campus housing information: Shin-gwan residence (Suwon campus)
A D2 visa is required. The default is a single-entry visa. If you intend to travel outside the country during your exchange period, you can request an alien card after arrival in Korea.
Health insurance is required, and must be obtained before arrival in Korea.
|Recommended arrival dates (Fall)||a couple of days before late August orientation
(August 27 in 2015)
|Recommended arrival dates (Spring)||a couple of days before late February orientation
(February 26 in 2015)
|Is airport pick-up service available?||Yes (KRW 50,000)|
- Residence (four months, double occupancy): US$1,900 with meal plan; US$1,500 without meal plan
- Living expenses (per month, not including accommodation): KRW 450,000 – KRW 600,000
- Times Higher Education: 153
- QS World University Rankings: 118
- Shanghai Jaio Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities: 201-300