International Town at Sejong Program
ITS (International Town at Sejong) is a language and culture exchange program that benefits both our visiting international students and the students at Korea University. This is where ITS can be your doorway to learn the Korean Language and experience living in one of the leading vibrant economies in the world.
While studying at Korea University Sejong Campus, you earn course credits with scholarship support. International students who participate in ITS will earn transferable credits based on the agreement between their universities and KU. There are more than 120 courses offered each semester that are taught in English by top-tier professors at Korea University Sejong Campus. ITS Also offers Korean Language classes that make living in Korea a more rewarding and enjoyable experience for international students.
Come and enjoy a number of exciting activities at Korea University Sejong Campus. The diversity of our students organizations ranges from the technical such as HAM and ICARUS, a model airplane club, to the internationally minded such as UNESCO.
For those who are artistically incline, there are a variety of clubs to introduce you to the world of Korean art, such as Sorimadang and torch, two folk music clubs, Greenmac, a folk are club, and Taltaram, a Korean mask are performance club. Other clubs that might strike your interest are Sum, a drama club, Aramsore, a classic guitar club, K.U.K.L.S., a literature club, Youngsangnol, a movie club, and FINDER, an analog photography club.
For the athletic type, there’s Korea University Tennis Club, Konong, a basketball club, TEMPEST, a baseball club, and S.U.L.M.A.E.K., a ski club. There are also martial arts clubs, such as Muho and TTI AT TAEKYUN, a traditional martial arts club.
ITS offers the the exchange student the unique opportunity to learn Korean language. Our Korean language classes will help you to develop an effective understanding of the language which in turn will facilitate your learning other Asian languages. Our program also offers classroom and practical activities that will provide you with a profound understanding of the ancient yet contemporary, rich Korean culture.
Visiting international students participate in a number of cultural experiences including but not limited to the following:
- Residing with two Korean students in a 3 bedroom dormitory
- 1:1 mutual mentoring sessions with KU students
- Club meetings with a group of studnets of an academic, athletic, or aesthetic inter
- Field trips to a variety of cultural and industrial sites
Scholarship is provided to all participants in the ITS Program. It includes airfare, room and board. Come and enjoy the ITS advantage.