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Why University of Seoul? “Study at the heart of Seoul”

Located in Seoul, the University of Seoul is widely regarded as one of the best public universities in Korea. Ever since its establishment in 1918, the University of Seoul has contributed to developing Korean society through the education and training of students and academic research as a Think Tank for the Seoul Metropolitan Government. The University of Seoul as one of the top comprehensive universities in Korea offers a variety of courses with 8 Colleges and 9 Graduate Schools.

About Seoul International Summer School

Seoul International Summer School (SISS) program at the University of Seoul (UOS) was first established in 2000, and it has provided international students with a great opportunity to learn about Korean culture and tradition. Reorganized in 2005, SISS has been receiving an increased amount of funds from the Seoul Metropolitan Government and offers various incentives to participants coming from UOS partner universities and many other prestigious universities all over the world.

Culture Activities

Peer Advocate Program SISS offers a buddy program “Peer Advocate” for international students. Peer Advocates are UOS Korean students who help international students adjust to life in Korea. With weekly Team Mission, you can Explore Seoul with your Korean Buddies. In 2022, you can build a global network by making many friends from Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, China, Columbia, Finland, France, Germany, Indonesia, Hungary, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, Portugal, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UK, USA, and more. Field Trips and One-day Classes To learn about Korea’s past, present and future, you can experience various kinds of activities while visiting meaningful spots in Korea such as Jeonju’s Hanok Village, Chuncheon, Gangwondo(famous filming location by the ocean). Full of joyful experience as participating various one-day classes such as cooking class and enjoying hot summer at the Amusement Park will give unforgettable memories as well. Field Trip Destinations and One-day Classes are subject to change due to Covid-19 and other circumstances

Study with top renowned Professors Around the World!

UOS Seoul International Summer School offers a broad set of courses across a variety of different disciples, taught by top renowned professors around the world

Korean Government Scholarship Program Guide for International Students(2019)
2022 SISS Program Brochure word download

Contact Information

Seoul International Summer School Team  Tel: +82-2-6490-6662  E-mail: uossummer@uos.ac.kr