Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University

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Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University

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Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University

ISP (International Summer Program)

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Join the 2024 CAU International Summer Program!

Why CAU (Chung-Ang University)?

  • CAU is a prestigious university, ranked as No.7 University overall, and No.1 University in performing arts in South Korea.
  • CAU is located at the center of Seoul Capital City, which is the heart of Korean culture, economy, politics, arts, and everything else!

CAU International Summer Program (ISP)

  • ISP welcomes students from all around the world who want to enjoy various courses covering Korean culture, arts, and technology while earning major course credits.
  • Students will have the opportunities to do numerous cultural and experiential activities diving right into Korean culture and make lasting friendships with fellow CAU students.

Program Period/Important Dates

Content Session 1 Session 2
Nomination

~ May 5th

~ June 9th

Payment & Online Application

~ May 19th

~ June 23rd

Dormitory Check-in

June 25th

August 6th

Welcoming Ceremony/Orientation

June 26th

August 7th

Class & Activity

June 27th

~

July 20th

August 8th

~

August 21st

Farewell Ceremony

July 21st

August 22nd

Check-out

July 22nd

August 23rd

Course Information

1) Session 1 : Students will take the Major A as well as the Major B, and the transferable credits will be 6 in total.

Overview
Course Credits Description
Major A 3 Students may select 1 major course among the courses below.
Major B 3 Special Lectures along with Cultural Activities
Major A Courses (To be updated!)
Professor Course Syllabus
TBA [Korean] Basic Korean Language TBA
TBA [Korean] Intermediate Korean Language TBA
TBA [Korean] Advanced Korean Language TBA
Kyungwoo Chun Photography-Now : Seminar and Pratice of Art Photography and K-Photography TBA
TBA TBA TBA

2) Session 2 : Students will take the Major A as well as the Major B, and the transferable credits will be 5 in total.

Overview
Course Credits Description
Major A 3 Students may select 1 Korean language course among the courses below based on your Korean skills.
Major B 2 1 Special Lectures along with Cultural Activities
Major A Courses (To be updated!)
Professor Course Syllabus
TBA [Korean] Basic Korean Language TBA
TBA [Korean] Intermediate Korean Language TBA
TBA [Korean] Advanced Korean Language TBA
TBA TBA TBA

Calendar(*subject to change)

Session Calendar
Session 1 (June 25th ~ July 22nd) TBA
Session 2 (August 6th ~ August 23rd) TBA

Cultural Activities

  • K-Pop Dance Lesson

  • Hanbok Palace Tour

  • Namsan N Tower

Fees

Fees Session 1 Session 2
Category Non-partner University Partner University Non-partner University Partner University
Application Fee 60 USD 0 60 USD 0
Tuition 3,400 USD 1,700 USD 3,000 USD 1,500 USD
Dormitory 350USD 350USD 250 USD 250 USD

※ Personal expenses including flight tickets and daily meals are NOT included.

※ We do NOT offer any scholarships or discounts other than partner university discount written above.

Application Process

STEP1 Check whether if your school is partner with CAU.
STEP2
  • A

    If you are student from a partner university, please inquire your school for nomination.

  • B

    If you are not from a partner university, please directly inquire us by email (causummer@cau.ac.kr).

STEP3
  • CAU will send out a link for online application, so please wait for our notice.

  • For online application, you will need the digital copy of following documents:

  • A

    A copy of your photo

  • B

    A copy of your valid passport

  • C

    A copy of certificate of enrollment at your home university

  • D

    A copy of transcript

STEP4 Please transfer the fee in a designated period after you receive an invoice from CAU.

Important Notice

  • The entire program, courses, lectures, and etc. are conducted in English only(except Koirean language courses). So certain level of English ability is required to participate in the program. (However, students are not required to submit an official English certificate for the program.)
  • Students can only accommodate in the dormitory during fixed period of time(no early check in/out).
  • Program schedule including cultural activities can be canceled or modified due to inevitable incidents, such as COVID19.
  • CAU dormitory offers 2 people room for the program. Roommate assignments are done randomly.
  • CAU dormitory requires documents including TB test results(chest x-ray) results when moving in. Detailed information about the documents will be informed to the applicants.
  • CAU does NOT offer airport pick-up/drop off. However, we do offer pre-departure guideline on how to find our campus.

Refund Policy

Content Session 1 Session 2
100% refund ~ June 2nd ~ July 7th
80% refund ~ June 9th ~ July 14th
60% refund ~ June 16th ~ July 21st
40% refund ~ June 23rd ~ July 28th
Non-refundable June 24th ~ July 29th ~
  • 1) The application fee is non-refundable in any circumstance.
  • 2) Additional documents will be required for the refund, and the process can take approximately 1~2 months.

Contact Us

  • Email: causummer@cau.ac.kr
  • Website: http://oia.cau.ac.kr