Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University


Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University


Office of International Affairs,
Chung-Ang University

IWP (International Winter Program)

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Why CAU (Chung-Ang University)?

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 Winter Program (IWP)

  • IWP welcomes students from all around the world who want to enjoy Korean culture while taking 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 Date

~ December 9th


~ December 23rd

Dormitory Check-in

January 31st

Welcoming Ceremony/Orientation

February 1stst

Class & Activity

February 1st


February 9th

Farewell Ceremony

February 9th


February 10th

Course Information

Course Credits Description
Major A 2 Students may select 1 Korean language course based on your Korean skills.
Major B 1 2 Special Lectures along with Cultural Activities

- Students will take the Major A as well as the Major B, and the transferable credits will be 3 in total.

Major A (*students may select only 1 course depending on their Korean skill)

Professor Course Syllabus
Cho, Yoon-jeong [Korean] Basic Korean Language Download
Kim, Eun-jin [Korean] Intermediate Korean Language Download

Major B Special Lectures (*all manatory)

Lecturer Title/Company Theme
Ace Youm CEO & Founder/ XOGAMES Inc Fast dive into the Korean Game Industry & Technovalley
Hebbang Cartoonist Instagram Cartoon in Korea



Cultural Activities

  • Hanriver Cruise

  • Hanbok Palace Tour

  • Ski Trip


Category Non-partner University Partner University
Application Fee 60 USD 0
Credit Fee 2,000 USD 1,000 USD
Dormitory 150 USD 150 USD

Application Process

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

STEP3 CAU will send out a link for application, so please wait for our notice.
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. So certain level of English ability is required to participate in the program.
  • Students can only accommodate in the dormitory during fixed period of time, which is January 31st ~ February 10th.
  • Program schedule including cultural activities can be canceled or modified due to inevitable incidents, such as COVID19.

Refund Policy

  • Students may receive 100% refund if they withdraw the program by January 24th, 2023.
  • Students withdrawing the program after January 25th will receive a refund depending on the cancellation period.

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