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Study Abroad Programs

Kyung Hee University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with over 380 sister Universities across 65 countries, including Harvard University, Keio University, Cambridge University, the University of British Columbia, and University.This vast array of excellent universities provides exemplary opportunities for GSP students to study abroad either as exchange or dual degree students. Read More ”·

Student Exchange Programs

This program allows GSP students to study abroad for one to two semesters in one of our excellent sisteruniversities.Our partner universities include but not limited to the following:

  • Renmin University (China)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (U.S.)
  • University of Osaka (Japan)
  • Hochschule Osnabruck, University of Osnabruck (Germany)
  • University Paris-Est Creteil(UPEC) (France)
  • Friendrich-Alexander Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg (FAU)

Eligibility

  • Completion of at least one semester at GSP
  • At least a 3.5 GPA and at least an 850 TOEIC score or equivalent
  • Students must pay tuition to GSP prior to their departure
  • Students will be selected based on their study plan, interview evaluation, language proficiency and previous academic performance.

Application Period

GSP sends students twice a year at the beginning of March and the beginning of September. The application information may change every semester and is announced on the GSP homepage just before the process starts. Note: Detailed information on the application period will be posted on the GSP homepage (http://gsp.khu.ac.kr/). Some host universities may demand additional requirements.

Exchange Program
Type Exchange
University Osaka University (Japan) School of International Studies, Renmin University (China) Friedrich-Alexander Unversitat Erlangen-nurnberg (Germany)
Tuition paid at home university paid at home university paid at home university
Application
Deadlines
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Spring semester : 10/31
  • Fall semester : 3/31
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Spring semester : 10/15
  • Fall semester : 3/31
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Spring semester : 10/15
  • Fall semester : 3/31
Semester
  • Spring semester : Apr ~ Aug
  • Fall semester : Oct ~ Feb
  • Spring semester : Mar ~ Jul
  • Fall semester : Sep ~ Jan
  • Summer semester : Apr ~ Jul
  • Winter semester : Oct ~ Feb
Qualification
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
Remarks
  • Related Major: International Public Policy
  • Quota: 2
  • Living Costs
    • - Dorms are not offered, students have to secure accommodations by themselves
    • - Private accommodations: ”Ķ35,000-60,000 per month
    • - Food: ”Ķ30,000 per month
  • Website: http://www.osaka-u.ac.jp/en
  • Related Major: International Relations
  • Quota: 2
  • Website: http://sis.ruc.edu.cn/static/en/
  • Related Major: Development Economics, International Development Cooperation, International Trade and Commerce
  • Quota: 2~3
  • Living Costs
    • - Room: 140~250 Euro per month
    • - Food: 200 Euro per month
    • - Study materials: 50~100 Euro per month
  • Website: http://www.fau.eu/international/from-abroad/exchange-students/
Notes: Detailed information on application period will be posted on the GSP homepage (http://gsp.khu.ac.kr/). Some host universities may demand additional requirements.

Foreign Visiting Professors

  • Prof. Ian Park, University of Essex, UK, 1999
  • Prof. Reinhard Huenerberg, University of Kassel, Germany, 1999
  • Prof. Cuauhtemod Thomas Lara Vargas, Metropolitan University, Mexico, 2000
  • Prof. Noboru Mizumoto, Soka Univesity, Japan, 2000
  • Prof. TW Kim, California State University, USA, 2001
  • Prof. Luc Recylear, University Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2001, 2005
  • Prof. Gustaaf Geeraerts, Free University of Brussels, Belgium, 2003
  • Prof. Carlos Gomez, University of Santiego, 2005
  • Prof. Luis Marcelo ORTEGA, University of Chile, Chile, 2006
  • Prof. Zulma Espinola Gonzalez, National University of Asuncion, Paraguay, 2008
  • Prof. Peter Kilby, University of Oxford, USA, 2011

Dual Degree Program

Students participating in this program can study abroad in one of GSP's sisteruniversities for two years. The benefits of our dual degree program are that the student can graduate with two M.A degrees, one from GSP and another from the partner university in just two years. Students can apply to universities that offer courses of their interest.Our partner Universities include but not limited to the following:

  • Business Management and Social Sciences, Hochschule Osnabruck, Germany
  • Public Affairs, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA
  • Paris Est Creteil (UPEC), France
  • School of International Studies, Renmin University, China

Eligibility

  • Completion of at least two semesters with at least 24 credits earned.
  • A GPA of at least 3.5 in the semester the application for the program is submitted
  • Proficiency in the language required by the foreign university and a score of 850 or above on the TOEIC.
  • Permission to travel outside Korea (related to visa issuance and duration of sojourn).

Application Period

The application information may change every semester and is announced on the GSP homepage just before the process starts.

Dual Degree Programs
Type Dual Degree
University School of International Studies, Renmin University (China) Hochschule Osnabruck (Germany) School of Public Affairs, University of Missouri-Columbia (U.S.A) Paris Est Creteil Universiy (France)
Tuition paid at home university paid at home university paid at home and host university paid at home university
Application
Deadlines
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Fall semester: 4/15
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Summer semester: 10/15
  • Winter semester: 4/30
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Spring semester : 10/30
  • Fall semester : 4/15
”“GSP Recruitment”µ
  • Fall semester : 4/15
Semester
  • Fall Semester: early Sep - mid Jan
”“Semester Duration”µ
  • Summer: Mar - Aug
  • Winter: Sep - Feb
”“Lecture Period”µ
  • Summer: Mar 1st - Aug 31st
  • Project Week: May
  • Summer Exam: June - July
  • Winter: Sep 1st-Feb 28th
  • Project week: November
  • Winter Exam: January
”“Semester Duration”µ
  • Spring: Jan - May
  • Summer Session: June - July
  • Fall: Aug - Dec
”“Lecture Period”µ
  • Spring: Jan 20 - May 7
  • Summer Session: June 8 - Jul 31
  • Fall: Aug 24 - Dec 18
”“Semester Duration”µ
  • 1st session: Sep - Nov
  • 2nd session: Jan- Mar
  • Internship: April~
  • Writing Thesis: September, October
Qualification
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
  • At least 1 semester finished and 12 credits attained
  • GPA 3.5 or above
  • IBT TOEFL 90, TOEIC 850, IELTS 6.5 or Above
Remarks
  • Major : International Relations
  • Quota : 6 students
  • Website
    • - SIS: http://sis.ruc.edu.cn
    • - Program: http://chiastudies.ruc.edu.cn
    • - Library: http://www.lib.ruc.edu.cn
  • Major : Business Management and Social Sciences,
  • Quota : 3 students / year
  • Graduation Requirement : 60ECTS, Thesis
  • Living Costs
    • - Housing : 160 ~ 270 Euro per month
    • - Food : 50~70 Euro per month (in Osnabruck student restaurants)
  • Major : Public Affairs
  • Quota : 3 students / year
  • Tuition : 9credits $8,780 per semester
  • Graduation Requirement (No thesis, No internship required) : 30 Credits (6 credits can be transferable from GSP)
  • Living Costs (per semester)
    • - Room & Board : $4,653
    • - Books and supplies : $500
    • - Personal expenses : $1,140
  • Major : Development Economics & International Project Management
  • Quota : 3 students / year
  • Graduation Requirement : 60ECTS, Thesis, Internship
  • Living Costs : 400 Euro per month (Accomodation + Food + etc)
Notes: Detailed information on application period will be posted on the GSP homepage (http://gsp.khu.ac.kr/).Some host universities may demand additional requirements.