Language Education Institute

Seoul National University


SNU Five-Week Summer

Korean Language Program

June 25 – July 27, 2018



The 5-Week Summer Korean Language Program is designed for students who wish to learn the Korean language and experience Korean culture during the summer. The program provides students with opportunities to learn contemporary Korean and discover traditional and modern aspects of Korean culture through various cultural activities.


Course Description

This course focuses on developing students’ conversational skills through student-oriented projects and cultural activities.

         5-week course

         Monday to Friday

         4 hours per day (9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

         Beginner’s level to Advanced level

         Average class size of 12

         Credit transfer (3 credits)


2018 Academic Schedule

Course duration                            June 25 – July 27

Application deadline                                 May 25

Notification of acceptance (e-mail)         May 30

Placement test                               June 25


Tuition Payment

Application Fee      KRW 60,000 (non-refundable)

Tuition Fee             KRW 1,470,000


Buddy Program

Each student will have a buddy, a student of Seoul National University, who will assist the learner with his/her language study and the various aspects of campus life during the program.


Cultural Experiences

       Korean Traditional Culture (cooking class, seal making, paper craft)

       Korean Contemporary Culture (K-pop, DMZ field trip, city tour)

* Subject to change

For More Information

Website      lei.snu.ac.kr/klec

E-mail         klp@snu.ac.kr

Tel               +82-2-880-5488, 8570

Fax              +82-2-871-6808