We are not offering 4-week Academic Program in year 2021-2022.

2 weeks : December 27, 2019 ~ January 9, 2020

Learn conversational Korean language and enjoy cultural activities

Open to international students who are already in college/university

Cultural activities
● Included: Seoul tour, musical “NANTA”, K-pop dance, Korean movie, making Kimchi, visit to SIM
● Optional: snow sledding, amusement park, DMZ/JSA tour, etc.

Program fee: USD1200
● Fee for partner university students: USD1000

Korean Language Classes

  • Total 30 hours, mostly morning classes (9:00am-1:00pm)
  • Brief placement test during orientation, if needed.

Cultural Activities

  • Included: Seoul tour, musical “NANTA”, K-pop dance, Korean movie, making Kimchi
  • Not included (optional): snow sledding, amusement park, DMZ/JSA, etc.
    - You can sign up for these optional activities during the orientation.


  • 2 credits for  "Korean Language" + 1 credit for "Korean Culture"
  • To transfer credits, students are advised to consult with an academic advisor of their home university and obtain pre-approval to receive credits for coursework from DKU

Program Fee: USD1200

  • Included: registration fee, Korean language classes, cultural activities, accommodation
  • Not included: meals, local transportation, optional cultural activities, insurance, personal expenses, etc.
  • Participants from partner universities of DKU, ISS or IWS returnee or DKU Alumni Family will receive USD200 discount on program fees.
  • Airport pick-up is available upon request. Pick-up fee is not included.
    - From Incheon Internatioal Airport (ICN): 15,000won
    - From Gimpo International Airport (GMP): 10,000won