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Name of University DANKOOK UNIVERSITY Year of Establishment 1947.11.3
National/Public/Private Private IEQAS* University YES
Website Website for Language Institute
* International Education Quality Assurance System
Number of international students
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 63 300 10 751 0 1,124
Number of students and professors
Professors Professor/ Associate professor Assistant professor/ Full-time lecturer Adjunct professor/ Visiting professor Part-time lecturer Etc. Total
Number of professors 365 136 124 628 341 1,594
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 529 2,802 46 16,102 0 19,479

International Student Support Program

Possible Language Courses
Availability Yes
Name of course Korean Language course
Quota 14
Period of study 10 weeks a semester, Quarter
Qualifications Those who have graduated from High education courses or equivalent qualifications
Tuition fee per semester($) 1,130
montly fee($) 452
Department in charge GLOBAL EDUCATION TEAM / Staff in charge : KIM HOJIN / Staff email :
Office number 03180052103 / Fax number : 03180217120
Scholarship Support
Scholarship support for international students
Name of scholarship Scholarship for Foreign Students
Coverage of scholarship 25%~100%
Amount of scholarship offered 25%~100%
•Top rated among the Foreign students in previous semester
- Full tuition fee + Dormitory fee or 80% living expenses for the semester
•Student with an average GPA of 4.0 or higher in previous semester
- 45% tuition fee + Dormitory fee or 80% living expenses for the semester
• Students with an average GPA of 3.5 or more less than 4.0 in previous semester
- 35% tuition fee + Dormitory fee or 80% living expenses for the semester
• Students with an average GPA of 3.0 or more less than 3.5 in previous semester
- 25% tuition fee + Dormitory fee or 80% living expenses for the semester
• Students with an average GPA of 2.0 or more less than 3.0 in previous semester
- Dormitory fee or 80% living expenses for the semester
Department in charge Global Education Team, Office of International Affairs / Staff in charge : LEE BYOUNG MIN / Staff email :
Office number 031-8005-2154 / Fax number : 031-8021-7120
Dormitory Support
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity
Dormitory monthly fee($)
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity
Dormitory monthly fee($)
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity
Dormitory monthly fee($)
Part-time Job Opportunities
Availability No

Field of Special Courses & Courses in English

Field of Special Course
- The regular course(bachelor's degree)-
1. International Studies

1) International Business Administraion

Mathematics for Business, Psychology, Principles of Economics,Financial Accounting,Organization Behavior, Information Technology in Business, Strategic Management, Business writing & Presentations, International Management, Consumer Behavior Analysis, Business Law, International Business Administration Major Seminar1, Corporate Finance, International Business Administration Major Seminar3, Domestic Internship1(Int'l Business), International Internship(Int's Business), Field Training1(Int's Business), Field Training2(Int'l Business), Global Supply Chain Management, Overseas Market Development
Business Statistics, Business Today, Operations Management, Basic Marketing, Managerial Accounting, Cross-Cultural
Leadership, World Regions: Problems & Perspectives, International Marketing, International Finance, Quality
Management, International Tourism & Hospitality Management, Internation Business Administration MaJor Seminar2,
International Relations

2) Mobile-communication engineering
It is new major for which freshman students have been accepted since 2011

Basic Programming1, Applice Engineering Mathematics,Object-Oriented Programming, Discreramming,Discrete
Mathematics,Basic Mobile Project1,Logic Circuits,Corporate Finance,Advanced Mobile Project1,Electronic Circuits,Operating Systems, Communication Network1, Multimedia Signal Processing1,Mobile systems engineering Major Seminar1,2,Mobile System Final Project1,Mobile Multimedia Project,Algorithm,Mobile Programming2,Embedded System,Mobile systems engineering Major Seminar3,Domestic Internship1(Mobile System Engineering),International Internship1(Mobile System Engineering),Field Training1(Mobile System Enginering),Field Training2(Mobile System Engineering)

Applied Engineering Mathematics2,Basic Programming2,Probability and Statistics,Basic Mobile Project2,Basic Electronics,Data Structure,Basic of Window Programming,Basic Marketing,Advanced Mobile Project2,Mobile Programming1,Communication Network2,Multimedea Signal Processing2,Mobile systems engineering Major Seminar2,Mobile Processors,Business Today,Mobile System Final Project2,Industry and institute Co-opproject,Mobile Internship2,International IInternship2,Field Training1,Field Training2

3. Native speaker course
English Conversation 1,2,3,4
Practical English Composition
English Pronunciation and Listening Training

- The regular course(Masters)-

TESOL graduate school

<Open subjects per semester>

First semester: Modern English Grammar
Second Language Acquisition Theory
Advanced Listening & Speaking
Elective; Teaching Pronunciation

Second semester: ESL for Children
Expository Writing
Education and Technology (Computer-based Language Teaching)
Language& Culture (Impact of Cultural Differences in ESL)

Third semester: Introduction to Linguistics
Applied Linguistics: Methods of Teaching ESL
Descriptive Aspects of English Phonetics & Phonology
Developing Teaching Material

Fourth semester: Masters Thesis
Courses in English
Other foreign language courses

High class Chinese conversation
Middle class Chinese conversation 1,2
Japanese sentence structure practice 1,2
Middle class Japanese conversation 1,2
Courses in other Foreign Languages
Field of specialization

DKU was established in 1947 and is now led by the project Dankook vision 2017 + challenge and creation which is a development strategy to become one of the leading universities in the world. Jukjeon campus, which is the main campus aims at specialization in IT(Information Technology), CT(Culture Technology), the Cheonan campus heads to aim at specialization in BT(Bio Technology).

1. IT field specialization
* Establishment of the department of technology of mobile communication(award all-expense ~ 50% scholarsh provides dormitori English class with major courses)
* Research of information and communications fusion technology(RICT) * Light energy research center * Global software fusion center(designated by Gyeonggi-do)
* Dankook-Samsung mobile research center * DKU App Center establishment, Training Mobile App specialist * The top university in the whole country for mobile web service

2. CT field specialization
* Media contents researcher(IMC) *Institute of Oriental studies, the world's largest Korean-Korean unabridged dictionary was published.
* The only clothing museum in Korea - SeokJuseon Memorial Museum
* The Korea Institute of culture Technology, selected as an important institute by ministry office
* Holding of the world authors festival, invite great scholars (the poet Ko-eun and etc...)
* Institute of ceramics, Ministry of Knowledge Economy 66 hundred million project pursue
* Craft design Business Incubator center

3. BT field Specialization
* Life Science Technologies Laboratory(IBST)
* WCU(World Class University) 212 hundred million won research fund investment, Nano-bio medical science research conducted
* Biotechnology Business Incubator center *Institute of Technology of neogenesis, ministry office 82 hundred million project pursued
* Study of Harmful Material general institute, 63 hundred million won government expenditure invested * the only one of its kind in Korea(medicine-bio jobs camp)
* The largest in Chungboo - region Dankook University Hospital, Dankook University dental hospital. Dental college Jukjeon dental hospital
* College of Pharmacy, completion ofan advanced pharmacy hall

School facilities

General Dormitory
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $269.00 $0.00 $156.00
Capacity of Dormitory 2,454
Woongbi Hall(double room)-1,078
Jilli Hall(Quad room)-922
Jiphyunjae(Quad room)-454
Dormitory for International Students
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $269.00 $0.00 $156.00
Capacity of Dormitory 530
The purpose of establishment

Jiphyunjae & Jinrikwan at Dankook University were established to provide the convenience of room and board for outstanding students.
Student Cafeteria
Divsion Breakfast Lunch Dinner Average cost per meal($)
Offered or not Y Y Y $3

Tuition Fee per Sememter($)

Affiliation(Department) Bachelor's Master's Doctorate Combined master's and doctorate Etc.
Humanities and Social Science 6,178 8,571 8,571 8,571
artistic talents 8,121 11,308 11,308 11,308
natural sciences 7,482 10,880 10,880 10,880
physical education 8,121 10,880 10,880 10,880
engineering 7,956 11,232 11,232 11,232
International studies 9,033 0 0 0
technology of mobile communication 9,630 0 0 0


'Amenities for cultural and physical activities
1) Various amenities in student union building(lounge, cafeteria, photo studio, stationery store, bookstore, gift shop, electronic computers shop, and etc..)
2) Cafeteria for students and faculties, snack bar , cafeteria, coffee shop, vending machines
3) Gym, tennis court, and basketball court
4) Library: Internet cafes, language laboratory, lounge
5) Arts performance halls of various sizes
6) SeokJuseon Memorial Museum, College of Music
7) Post office, bank, health clinic, Broad casting studio, newspaper publishing office, copy center'

Special Course for International Students

Admission information(Master's)

Enrollment period March, September
Application period November, May. Education Period of study 4semesters
Admission Guidelines
'1. Standards for application
①Foreignerswith both parents as foreigners
②Foreigners or overseas residents who have completed total education process which is same the as the Korean education system(16+ years) from outside of Korea.

2. Standards for application (those affected by each clause)
①More than 3rd level qualification from Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK)
②English Proficiency Test : Those whose grade is more than TOEFL 550, CBT 210, IBT 80, IELTS 5.5, TEPS 550, native language is English, or you need to be a successful candidate for state-certificated English ability test (You need to get more than 6 months Korean training at Dankook international language institutes)
③Government aid scholarship students from your country, recommended students from the President sister university, Arts major applicants (You need to get more than 6 months Korean training at Dankook international language institutes)
④Korean university graduates(Korean graduate school) (need to submit a required interview confirmation document from applying major''s head of department)

3. The documents for submission (prescribed form below from Dankook University website, only for foreigners and overseas residents)
①an application form (prescribed form from Dankook graduate school)with a photo
②a resume (prescribed form from Dankook graduate school)with a photo
③a study plan (prescribed form from Dankook graduate school)
④a diploma (graduate certificate)
⑤an academic transcript
⑥More than 4th level qualification from Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) or documentary evidence for English ability test
⑦a state scholarship student from affected country, a recommended student from sister university''s president (those affected by it)
⑧an interview confirmation document from a head professor of a majorfor which you applying (those affected by it)
⑨applicants for an arts course need a qualification for their practice ability (those affected by it)
⑩one copy each of your passport or parents'' passport or ID card(can be substituted for nationality confirmation document)
-A copy of certificate of domestic relation(Chinese nationalists need a copy of Hogooboo or Geominjeong)
⑪A copy of certificate of alien registration (foreigners who live/work in Korea )
⑫overseas residents need copy of overseas residents confirmation document from official residence
⑬certificate of bank balances(in or out side Korea) of applicant or parents (More than 10,000,000 Korean won or same amount USD) one copy($,¥,₩)
-It has to be deposited more than 1 month (alternative to $10,000 USD exchange certificate in Korea)
-Only for foreigners whoare require standard acceptance letters to obtain an overseasstudyvisa(D-2)

4. Application procedure
Submit application documentations and application forms
-Application documentation evaluation
-Announce result of application documentation evaluation

5. Scholarship system for foreigners
50% tuition waiver provided for regular courses (4 semester)

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Last modified : 2019-08-20