Dankook University accepts exchange students from other sister universities from worldwide. Exchange students are able to stay at Dankook for a semester to a year and obtain credits that can be applied to the student’s affiliated university.

Beneficial programs for exchange students at Dankook University

  • Free Korean Lectures provided by the International Center (Tuesday ~ Thursday, 3hrs per day)
    • Students can earn maximum of 6 credits by taking Korean Lectures
  • Opportunities to connect with Dankook students with Buddy Program by the Global Talent Network (GTN)
  • Various Korean events offering cultural experience


  • A student who is recommended by the sister university that is contracted with Dankook University about exchange student programs.
  • A student who meets the criteria to be in the sister university’s student exchange program
  • A student who has a healthy mind and body to follow the policies of Dankook University


  • Exchange student program advisors from both schools consult about their exchange student selecting season, number, criteria, and etc.
  • Questions about the exchange student program notices and support are asked to the exchange student program department of the student’s affiliated university.
  • Student recommendation is made to Dankook University after the affiliated school’s evaluation of the student.
  • The student applies to Dankook University online and mails other related documents. (Must be done through the affiliated department of the student’s university)
  • After the Dankook University International Office receives all documents, the student’s acceptance to the university is confirmed and a standardized admission letter is mailed out.
  • The student receives a visa from the Korean Embassy in his/her home country and registers for health insurance.
  • After entering Republic of Korea, the student is assigned to a dorm and goes through orientation.
  • The student starts attending Dankook University

Deadline for Documents

Deadline for Documents
Spring (1st Semester) Fall(2nd Semester)
Mid- November Mid-May
  • ※ As each university’s affiliated departments have different student selecting season and standards, please make inquiries to your university directly.
  • ※ All applications and documents must arrive to Dankook University prior to the deadline.