Study Abroad

Exchange/Visiting Student Program

How to apply

Exchange/Visiting Student Program is for students who wish to study at Soongsil for up to two semesters and transfer credits to their home institution.

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Exchange/Visiting Student Program

Exchange Student Program, Visiting Student Program
Exchange Student ProgramTuition fee waived
Visiting Student ProgramTuition fee is applied (Up to 50% tuition waive scholarship availble)

Application Procedure

The application process consists of three phases. Therefore, it is important for nominated students to be attentive their email throughout the application process.

Starting Semester, Application Starts, Application Deadline, Screening Result Announcement, Acceptance Package Sent
Starting SemesterApplication StartsApplication DeadlineScreening Result AnnouncementAcceptance Package Sent
Spring01-Sep15-NovLate NovemberEarly December
Fall01-Mar15-MayLate MayEarly June
  1. Step 1On-line Nomination by Home University

  2. Step 2Complete the first part of on-line Applications

    Required Documents

    ✽ Please prepare following materials before you start on-line application process.

    • a. Passport-sized photo: Must be in jpeg or jpg format
    • b. Passport: Must be clearly legible when scanned
      and Passport's validaity date should include designate date : Spring semester : end of September, Fall semester : end of March
    • c. Official Academic Transcript
    • d. Statement of Purpose (max 1,000 words) Download
  3. Step 3Pay the tuition fee (Only for visiting students)

  4. Step 4Receive a Letter of Admission via e-mail

  5. Step 5Receive a Letter of Admission

  6. Step 6Complete the second part of on-line applications

    Required Documents

    ✽ Please prepare following materials before you start on-line application process.

    • a. Arrival Information
    • b. Medical Certificate
    • c. Medical Insurance Certificate (needed if you are not planning to purchase an insurance from us.)

※ All documents submitted and posted should be in their original or verified as an official copy (stamped) form, and should be in Korean and English. If your documents are not in Korean or in English, please have your document(s) translated into Korean or English, and have them confirmed and sealed by an authorized body.

Visiting Student Program

2020 Spring Tuition and Fees (Applicable for Visiting Student Program Applicants)

1Tuition and Fees

※ Estimate Budget per Semester

Tuition and Fees, Housing (On-campus Residence Hall), Meals, Transportation, Books and supplies, Total
Tuition FeeFrom 1,885,000 to 2,639,000 KRW
Housing (On-campus Residence Hall)1,400,000 KRW
Meals1,500,000 KRW
Transportation200,000 KRW
Books and supplies200,000 KRW
TotalFrom 5,185,000 to 5,939,000 KRW

✽ All costs above are subject to change without prior notice.

2Payment Procedure

1) Payment Method

Once you receive an admission letter and invoice, please remit the program fee to the following bank account via bank wire-transfer.

Category, Bank Account Number, Bank Information
CategoryBank Account NumberBank Information
Tuition fee

2,400,000 KRW

270-493047-18-235Name of Bank: Woori Bank Soongsil Univ. Branch
Beneficiary: Soongsil University
Swift Code: HVBKKRSE
Address: 203, Heohyundong-1GA, Jung-Gu, Seoul, Korea (Phone: +82-2-820-0848)

(At least 10,000 KRW of Remittance Charge will be deducted by Woori Bank in case of International Wire Transfer.)

2) Payment Deadline

  • Spring semester: November 25
  • Fall semester: May 25
  • ✽ Payment Procedures may vary by semester. For the specific details, you can email