Hanyang University



Named after Korea’s ancient capital city (renamed Seoul), Hanyang University is one of South Korea’s leading private higher education institutions that boasts the largest international summer school program in the nation.


HISS at a Glance

City: Seoul, Korea
Partner: Hanyang University (Seoul Campus)
Period: 4 weeks in July
Language: English
Website: www.hanyangsummer.com

What is unique about this program?

As the biggest edu-tainment program in Korea, Hanyang International Summer School provides an excellent opportunity for students from all over the world to engage in credit-bearing academic courses and to learn about Korea through interactive cultural activities. Being part of the HISS program means learning from qualified professors, having new friends from all over the world, and experiencing Korea in a unique way.

+130 courses Offered

Over 130 credit-bearing courses cover a wide range of subjects in 10 fields of disciplines within the schools of Business & Economics, Communication & Media, Engineering etc. All courses are 100% taught in English by HYU professors and International faculty members from prestigious universities. Students may choose up to 3 courses and earn maximum 9 credits.


6 Cultural Activities

6 different fun activities are ready for students to explore all corners of the Korean culture. Students may choose up to 3 activities for free, taking part in these activities every week is a brilliant way to give students a well-rounded snapshot of the contemporary Korean lifestyle.



Calling out for HISS 2020 Faculty!


Hanyang University is now calling out for professors to teach at HISS 2020. A PhD degree holder with over 5 years of teaching experience at a higher education institution is eligible to apply for HISS 2020 Faculty. Experiences with teaching courses in English or at oversea institution is preferred. Faculty of HISS will be provided with round-trip ticket to Seoul, accommodation for the whole stay during the program, remuneration for teaching and many more benefits! Check out the faculty call for more information on HISS faculty application and meet your new students from all around the world this summer at Seoul, Korea!