Office of International Affairs and Education

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Oversea Exchange Students



This is a transfer system of students between Dongguk University and her foreign sister universities according to a mutual agreement of academic exchange. Students who are transferred under the above system are called “Visiting Transfer Students” and register for regular courses for one or two semesters (four semesters four those with double majors) in Dongguk University. Grades and credits that students earn at Dongguk University are credited to their home university.


Division Category 1 Category 2 Category 3
Oversea sister University Exchange students Language training class Undergratuate Class Language Training class + Undergraduate Class
Visiting Exchange students


Maximum 1 year (1 Semester or 2 semesters)

Selection period

Every year March~April or September~October

Admission Eligibility

  • Freshman undergraduate: Those who completed 2~6 semesters.
  • Transfer undergraduate: Those who completed more than 2 semester from our university
  • Post-graduate: Those who completed more than 2 semesters
  • Those who achieved more than GPA 3.0 or earned 15 credits or more per semester. (Those unfulfilled applicant may apply, but shall meet the above requirements immediately before dispatch)
  • Those who can produce foreign language proficiency certificate and grade scores required by the Partner University.
  • Those who has the education skills required by the partnered university (a grade, a foreign language proficiency, a certificate of qualifications, etc.
  • Those who do not have a reason to disqualify for overseas travel


  • Tuition waiver and Tuition fee reduction scholarship
  • Conditions may vary based on the time of outbound, outbound country and university of the applicant


Process Schedule Note
1st semester 2nd semester
Application notice Mar~Apr Sep~Oct University Homepage
Presentation Apr Oct
Application Apr~May Oct~Nov U-DRIMS
Interview screening May Nov
Selection of successful candidate May Nov
Orientation Jun Dec Pre-training
Outbound overseas Sep~Dec Mar~Jun
Return to Outbound Jan Jul
Transcript report Jan Jul Student→ Office of international affairs
Request credit recognition Feb Aug International Exchange and Cooperation→ College(Department)→ Academic Affair Office