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Yeungnam University recruits international exchange students twice a year, in May and November. If you wish to apply for the exchange program in Spring (1st semester in Korea), you have to apply by November and if you wish to apply for the exchange program in Fall (2nd semester in Korea), you have to apply by May.


Normally, the application form with the list of required documents for the application will be filled out and required documents should be uploaded before the application period. In addition, the Office of International Cooperation at Yeungnam University informs its partner universities regarding the application process with necessary materials. Therefore, it is the best to contact the international office in charge of student exchange program to be nominated for the exchange program. It is important for you to remember that a student can be admitted to Yeungnam University as an exchange student only when he or she sends required application documents after nominated (officially approved) for the exchange program by the home university.


Who to apply : Students from YU's sister universities


How to apply :

  1. Home University to nominate exchange student candidates

  2. Students to fill out online application :

  3. Students to upload below documents on the system instead of sending them by post.

      - Certificate of Enrollment

      - Academic Transcript

       - Certificate of Language Ability(If any)

      - Copy of Passport 

 [Appendix] Departments and majors of YU


Whom to contact : more information >


Application Procedure

Application Procedure


Spring SemesterFall Semester

Nomination Deadline

November 15th

May 15th

Application DeadlineEnd of NovemberEnd of May
Issuance of Acceptance LetterDecemberJune
Visa ApplicationJanuaryJuly
Book Flight TicketJanuaryJuly
Arrival in KoreaMid-FebruaryMid-August


2 weeks

2 weeks

Orientation1st week of March1st week of September
Meeting with Buddy
Field TripMayOctober
Midterm ExamMid-AprilMid-October
Final ExamEarly JuneEarly December
VacationMid-June to End of AugustMid-December to End of February