Undergraduate

Application Schedule

  • Spring Semester

    Mid October ~ Early January

  • Fall Semester

    Mid April ~ Early July

* Please refer to the guideline or website(http://iat.kookmin.ac.kr)for more detailed information.

Application Process

  • On-line application

    uwayapply.com

  • DocumentsSubmission

    KMU

  • Document Evaluation,Interview or Performance Test

    Time & Venue (TBA)

  • Announcement ofSuccessful Candidate

    KMU Homepage

  • Registration

    Bank

Eligibility

Nationality Applicant and his/her parents must have foreign citizenship.
Education Freshmen Applicants who have completed or will complete regular high school(graduate or graduate-to-be)
Transfer A. transfer to the 2nd year

* Applicants who have completed (or are expected to complete) the 1st year (or 2 semesters) or more and earned (or are expected to earn) more than 1/4 of the credits required for graduation in a regular 4-year university course (a bachelor’s degree course) abroad.
* Applicants who graduated (or are expected to graduate) from a college in Korea or abroad.

B. transfer to the 3rd year

* Applicants who have completed (or are expected to complete) the 2nd year (or 4 semesters) or more and earned (or are expected to earn) more than 1/2 of the credits required for graduation in a regular 4-year university course (a bachelor’s degree course) abroad.
* Applicants who graduated (or are expected to graduate) from a college in Korea or abroad.

Language Freshmen Applicants must meet one of the followings;
  • - Applicants who acquired the certificate of TOPIK
  • - Applicants who acquired the certificate of completion from the Korean Language center
  • - Applicants who has any other documents for the Korean language proficiency
Transfer Applicants must meet one of the followings;
  • - Applicants who acquired TOPIK Level 4 or higher
  • - Applicants who completed the Level 4 or higher in Korean language center run by a four-year university
  • - Applicants who studied in a university in Korea for 1 year(2 Semester) or more
  • - Applicants who have passed the Korean Proficiency Test held by Kookmin University

* Applicants for transfer should study the same or similar majors in previous undergraduate school.

Evaluation Criteria

Course Document Evaluation Interview Performance Test Total
Freshmen Admission All admission units 100% - - 100%
College of Design - 80% 20% 100%
College of Arts - 100% - 100%
Transfer Admission 100% - - 100%
Freshmen Admission
Document
Evaluation
Interview Performance
Test
Total
All admission units
100% - - 100%
College of Design
- 80% 20% 100%
College of Arts
- 100% - 100%
Transfer Admission
Document
Evaluation
Interview Performance
Test
Total
100% - - 100%

Required Documents

Documents Freshmen Transfer
1 Application form
2 Self-introduction essay and study plan
3 High school graduation(or expected graduation) certificate -
4 High school transcript -
5 Certificate of graduation or completion from previously attended college or university -
6 Official transcript of previously attended college or university -
7 Copy of the applicant‘s passport and ID card
8 Copy of the ID card of parents
9 Copy of the applicant‘s passport and foreigner registration ID
10 Copy of applicants’s alien registration card(if applicable)
11 Certificate of entry and exit issued by the Korean Immigration Office(if applicable)
12 Official documents verifying of the relationship between the applicants and parents
13 Certificate of Korean proficiency
14 Certificate of English proficiency(KIBS applicants only)
15 Copy of Korean bankbook

Scholarship

Freshmen Scholarship
Category Eligibility Amount of Scholarship
(For the first semester only)
Freshmen Admission Admission Scholarship All freshmen students 20% of Tuition fee
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 6
Students who are equivalent to IELTS 8.0 or higher
100% of Tuition fee
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 5
Students who are equivalent to IELTS 7.5 or higher
70% of Tuition fee
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 4
Students who are equivalent to IELTS 7.0 or higher
50% of Tuition fee
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 3
Students who are equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or higher
30% of Tuition fee
Transfer Admission Admission
Scholarship
All transfer students(Depending on the admission scores) 20~50% of Tuition fee
TOPIK
Scholarship
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 6 Living allowance ₩2,000,000
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 5 Living allowance ₩1,500,000
Students who acquired TOPIK Level 4 Living allowance ₩1,000,000
Freshmen Admission / Transfer Admission KMU Korean Language Center Scholarship Students who finished 2 terms or more at KMU Korean Language Center 50% of Tuition fee
Students who finished 1 term at KMU Korean Language Center 30% of Tuition fee
Scholarship for Current Student
Type Criteria Amount of Scholarship Requirements
SungKok 1st ranked student in each College(or School/Department)
※ GPA over 3.8 is required
100% of Tuition fee *Type of Scholarship will be determined based on a relative evaluation among international students who fulfilled he below requirements
- Earned 12 or more credits without F(Fail) in the previous semester
-GPA over 2.5 for the previous semester
-Medical Insurance Holder
-TOPIK requirement
(Except for KIBS)
Top of the Class 2nd ranked student in each College(or School/Department) 70% of Tuition fee
Grade Type 1 A certain number of students 50% of Tuition fee
Grade Type 2 A certain number of students 30% of Tuition fee
TOPIK TOPIK Level 4~6 ₩1,000,000~2,000,000 According to TOPIK Level

Contacts

  • Tel : +82-2-910-5835
  • e-mail : enterkmu@kookmin.ac.kr
  • Addr : International Affairs Team, Room202, Global Center, Kookmin University, 77 Jeongneung-ro, Seougbuk-gu, Seoul 02707, Korea
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