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WONKWANG UNIVERSITY

Basic Information

Name of University WONKWANG UNIVERSITY Year of Establishment 1946. 5. 1
National/Public/Private Private IEQAS* University NO
Website http://eng.wku.ac.kr/ Website for Language Institute langcenter.wonkwang.ac.kr
* 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 579 174 241 373 357 1,724
Students Doctorate Master's Combined Master's and Doctorate Bachelor's Etc. Total
Number of students 476 1,196 62 22,657 0 24,391

International Student Support Program

Possible Language Courses
Availability Yes
Name of course Korean Language Course
Quota
Period of study 4 semesters / year
Qualifications Students who want to learn Korean or Foriegner
Tuition fee per semester($) $1100
montly fee($) $440
Department in charge Center for Korean Education / Staff in charge : Park Sung-Ran / Staff email : bon6033@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5793 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Scholarship Support
Scholarship support for international students
Name of scholarship TOPIK Scholarship
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered from 100 to 40% reduction in tuition
Qualifications
-TOPIK Scholarship to new students for an excellent language score.
(Only for the first semester)
1) TOPIK Level more than 5 : 100% of instruction fee
2) TOPIK Level 4 : 60% of instruction fee
3) TOPIK Level 2~3 : 40% of instruction fee
- A student with Grade 2 TOPIK certification must take 250 hours of Korean Language Classes at the first year.
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Name of scholarship High School Grade(Arts or sports major)
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered from 40 to 60% reduction in tuition
Qualifications
For the Arts or sports major student, a merit scholarship is applied depending upon a student’s High school Grade&Interview points.(Only for the first semester)
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Name of scholarship TOPIK Scholarship for existing students
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered KRW 100,000~400,000
Qualifications
TOPIK score From Level 3 to 6
‣ Level 6 : KRW 400,000
‣ Level 5 : KRW 300,000
‣ Level 4 : KRW 200,000 (Student who has no Level ~ Level 3, gets Level 4)
‣ From Level 4, when a student rises one level, KRW 100,000 will be granted as scholarship.
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Name of scholarship GPA Scholarship(From the following semester)
Coverage of scholarship
Amount of scholarship offered from 30 to 60% reduction in tuition
Qualifications
From the second semester, a merit scholarship is applied depending upon a student’s grade point average, from 30% to 60%, based on the Wonkwang University International Student Scholarship Regulations.
- Student whose GPA is 2.0 ~ under 2.5 : 30% of instruction fee waived
- Student whose GPA is 2.5 ~ under 3.0 : 40% of instruction fee waived
- Student whose GPA is 3.0 ~ under 3.5 : 45% of instruction fee waived
- Student whose GPA is 3.5 ~ under 4.0 : 50% of instruction fee waived
- Student whose GPA is 4.0 ~ under 4.25 : 55% of instruction fee waived
- Student whose GPA is 4.25 ~ under 4.5 : 60% of instruction fee waived
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Dormitory Support
Availability Yes
Dormitory capacity 3532
Dormitory monthly fee($) $1150 per semester meals included.
Qualifications wonkwang university student who is no other reason for disqualification
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
Part-time Job Opportunities
Availability Yes
Name Assistant, Work scholarship student, Researcher, Lecturer
Quota
Qualifications Wonkwang University Students.
Department in charge Center for International Affairs / Staff in charge : Lee Hyun-Soo / Staff email : kkachim@wku.ac.kr
Office number 82-63-850-5752 / Fax number : 82-63-850-5753
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Field of Special Courses & Courses in English

Field of Special Course
Biomedical
- Various project of ongoing medical program.
- Specialized thesis and research work of biotechnology
Courses in English
There are some classes in foreign languages ​​in each major and liberal arts.
Courses in other Foreign Languages
There are some classes in Chinese and Japanese ​​in some subjects.

School facilities

General Dormitory
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $287.00 $0.00 $0.00 1
Capacity of Dormitory 3,532
Etc.
Food expense is included.
Exclusion food is available.
Dormitory for International Students
Divsion Single Double Triple Room for 4 Etc.
montly fee($) $0.00 $331.00 $0.00 $0.00 1
Capacity of Dormitory 208
Etc.
Food expense is included.
Exclusion food is available.
Student Cafeteria
Divsion Breakfast Lunch Dinner Average cost per meal($)
Offered or not Y Y Y 1.84

Tuition Fee per Sememter($)

Affiliation(Department) Bachelor's Master's Doctorate Combined master's and doctorate Etc.
Medicine, Dental Medicine and Oriental Medicine 0 5,660 5,927 5,660 (Semester,$) Admission fee is not included.
Humanities· Social Sciences 2,590 3,117 3,523 3,117 (Semester,$) Admission fee is not included.
Physical Science ·Physical Education 3,057 3,739 4,273 3,739 (Semester,$) Admission fee is not included.
Engineering·Fine Arts 3,523 4,367 4,800 4,367 (Semester,$) Admission fee is not included.
Department of Pharmacy 0 4,367 4,800 4,367 (Semester,$) Admission fee is not included.

Facilities




① Museum, Botanical Garden, Network Information Center, Art Gallery
② Library lends various media materials including movie and language practicing materials.
③ Athletic room, Exercise room, Table Tennis room, Tennis court
④ Student Center facilities : Auditoriums, Various Club Rooms, Student Cafeteria,Newspaper, Clinic service
Convenient facilities : Banks, Post Offices, Travel Agencies, Convenience stores, Bookstores, Stationery Stores, Studio, Barber Shops, Cosmetic Shops
⑤ Wontop Bakery, Bakery House, Beauty Parlor
⑥ Open Air Theater
⑦ University Lake and Cafe
⑧ Each college have its own computer room and language laboratory.
⑨ Grand Stadium
⑩ Oceanside Training Center
⑪ Student Support Center Facilities: Study Room for International Students

Special Course for International Students

Name of curricula Intensive Korean Program Language
Period of study 4semesters/year (10weeks/semester) Enrollment period March, June, September, December
Quota 00 Application period nonscheduled(rolling) admission
Tuition fee $1,100/Semester Scholarship
Required documentation 1. Application form(1 Photo) - Wonkwang University Language Center(WKULC) 2. Self Introduction - WKULC 3. Original copy of diploma from the last school attended 4. An official trascript of your final degree 5. Apostille, Consul confirmation or Chsi(or cdgdc) 6. Translator Confirmation letter 7. A copy of ID card 8. A copy of passport 9. Certificate of Family Relations 10. Certificate of Bank Balance - Over $3,000(USD) 11. 4 Photos(35mm X 45mm) 12. Application fee KRW50,000(non-refundable)
Note Tel:82-63-850-5793 E-mail:bon6033@wonkwang.ac.kr Staff in Chrge: Mrs Sungran Park

Admission information(Master's)

Enrollment period March, September
Application period April, October Period of study 4 Semester
Admission Guidelines
Note
1. Required documents for all applicants
①Application form
②Certificate of graduation (scheduled) from university(master)
③Official transcripts of entire university
④Study plan
⑤Four photos (color 3.5cm*4.5cm)
⑥Certificate of graduation from university
or Grade report of entire courses in university
⑦Consent of Level of education inquiry(학력조회 동의서)
⑧Recommendation letter
⑨Personal Statement
⑩documents verifying financial capability of the applicant
⑪A copy or scanned file of applicant’s passport
⑫A copy of Alien registration card
⑬The official document of language test

2. Eligibility
1)Foreign nationals born of foreign national parents-A foreign student, born of foreign parents and graduated from university in Korea or overseas.
2)North Korean defector under law about protection and support for "sae tomin"
3)Foreign nationals who completed the primary, secondary and university education abroad-A student of foreign nationality who completed the entire primary and secondary education overseas. Parents’ nationality does not matter.

3. Master & Combined Master’s and Doctorate
1)Graduated from a 4-year college or a graduate-to-be in Feb, 2013.
2)Who recognized by the law equally or more educated
3)Major in university(master) does not matter.

4. Application Procedure
Online application(www.wonkwang.ac.kr)->Submit application form and required documents->Admission test and Korean Language Proficiency Test->Admission result announcement

Information of department

Number Name of University Affiliation(Department) Department/Major Quota Etc.
1 Medicine
2 Dentistry
3 Oriental Medicine
4 Dept. of Archeology and Art History
5 Dept. of Education
6 Dept. of Korean Language and Literature
7 Dept. of German language and Literature
8 Dept. of Creative Writing
9 Dept. of Buddhism Won-buddhism, Buddhism, Vexillology, Yoga
10 Dept. of Korean Culture Eastern Culture, Culture Contents, Conservation and Restoration of Painting Cultural Assets
11 Dept. of French Language and Literature
12 Dept. of History Korean History, Oriental History, Occidental History, Records Keeping
13 Dept. of English Language and Literature
14 Dept of early childhood Education
15 Dept. of Japanese Language and Literature
16 Dept. of Philosophy Philosophy and Esthetics
17 Dept. of Korean Chinese & Classic Korean Literature in Classical Chinese, Oriental Classics
18 Dept. of Business Administration
19 Div. of Economy
20 Div. of Police Administration
21 Dept. of Commerce and Trade
22 Dept of Law
23 Div. of Public Health and Public Administration
24 Dept. of Social welfare
25 Dept. of Mass communication & Journalism
26 Dept. of Management of Information System
27 Dept. of Political Science and Diplomacy Political Science
28 Div. of Public Administration
29 Dept. of Accounting
30 Div. of Fire Service Administration
31 Dept. of Special Education
32 Dept. of Family and child welfare
33 Dept. of Agriculture Agriculture, Animal Application Science
34 Dept. of Bio-Environmental Chemistry
35 Dept. of Semiconductor and Display Technology Semiconductor and Display Technology, Applied Radiation Science Technology
36 Dept. of Health Sciences Health Sciences, Art Therapy
37 Dept. of Beauty Design
38 Dept. of Biology
39 Dept. of Food and Nutrition
40 Dept. of Mathematics
41 Dept. of Pharmacy
42 Dept. of Horticulture
43 Dept. of Forestry & Environmental Landscaping
44 Dept. of Fashion Design&Shoes Industry
45 Dept. of Information Statistics
46 Dept. of Oriental Pharmacy
47 Dept. of Chemistry
48 Dept. of Agricultural Chemistry Functional Food
49 Dept. of Nursing
50 Dept. of Architectural Engineering Architectural Planning and Design, Architectural Engineering
51 Dept. of Mechanical Engineering Thermal & Hydraulic Engineering, Mechanical Manufacturing & Design
52 Dept. of Urban Engineering
53 Dept. of Electronic Convergence Engineering
54 Dept. of Electrical Engineering
55 Dept. of Electronic Engineering Electronic & Communication Systems Management Engineering, Computer & Control System, Bio Medical Engineering
56 Dept. of Computer Engineering
57 Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
58 Dept. of Communication Engineering
59 Dept. of Crafts Ceramics
60 Dept. of Korean Traditional Music
61 Dept. of Metals & Jewelry Design
62 Dept. of Design
63 Dept. of Dance
64 Dept. of Western Painting
65 Dept. of Calligraphy
66 Dept. of Music
67 Dept. of Sculpture
68 Dept. of Physical Education
69 Dept. of Korean Painting
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