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FAQ

Q. Can I apply to Dong-A University as an international students?

Yes. International students can apply to undergraduate program that has seats available for international applicants if s/he meets admission requirements(Refer to “Eligibility”)

 

You can find out which programs have seats available for international applicants (Refer to “Department Information”

 

If you do not have Korean language proficiency, you can take Korean language program first. (Refer to “Korean Language Program”)

 

 

Q. What is eligibility for undergraduate admission to Dong-A University?

If you're interested in entering Dong-A University as a freshman or a transfer student, you'll have to satisfy these requirements:

 

 

A. Nationality Standard

 

Applicant and both parents must be non-Korean citizens.

A Taiwanese applicant with one parent of Taiwanese citizenship is classified as an international student for application purpose      (Not available from Spring 2020 admission)

 

B. Academic Standard

 

1) Freshmen

Must have graduated from high school or will graduate before enrolling

2) Transfer(Sophomore)

Was enrolled and completed in a 4 year university for more than 1 year or 2 semesters(excluding summer and winter terms)

Was enrolled in a 2~3 year community college either internationally or domestically and received or is expected to receive a            degree

Was earned credits more than a quarter for graduation

 

3) Transfer(Junior)

Was enrolled and completed in a 4 year university for more than 2 years or 4 semesters(excluding summer and winter terms)             with more than 65 credits or more\ (70 credits or more required for engineering applicant)

Was enrolled in a 2~3 year community college either internationally or domestically and received or is expected to receive a              degree

Was earned credits more than half for graduation

C. Language Requirement

 

Must meet one of the following condition

TOPIK level 3 or higher

The applicant who completed the intermediate 2 or higher level of Korean language course at Dong-A University

  (Original copy of the certificate must be submitted)

The applicant with higher than level 3 in the Dong-A Korean proficiency assessment

※ Notes on Qualification

Application is restricted to the students with dual nationality

The above standards only recognize regular educational courses accepted under the law of either Korea or the corresponding            country

Those who already entered Dong-A University through international students admission or are taking a leave of absence in Dong-     A university can not apply for this admission.

The certificate of language proficiency test is only recognized for the test taken within 2 years

For the admission consideration, you have to submit the following documents and photos.

Q. What is required application documents?

Documents

  • Application Form

  • Personal Statement

  • A Copy of Photos(3cm× 4cm)

  • A Copy of Passport

  • Evidential document for language proficiency

  • Certificate of (Expected) graduation High school

  • High school official academic transcript

  • Certificate of Family Relationship

  • Copy of identification card

  • A Copy of Alien Registration Card (Only for holders)

  • Bank statement

  • Agreement form for school register verification

  • Financial Certificate

  • Checklist

Verification is needed

Notarization is needed

Notarization is needed

both parents and applicant

Back &Front copy

USD 18,000 equivalent and above

Attach one photo

Applicant’s

Q. How much does it cost to apply and how do I pay for it?

Fees can be paid by KRW 40,000.

Bank account information will be provided on the payment information of the guideline

Tuition (per semester)

(Unit:KRW)

Humanities/Social Science

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 2,857,000 (About USD 2,500)

Media Communication

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 3,011,000 (About USD 2,600)

Math

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 3,122,000 (About USD 2,700)

Natural Science/Physical Education

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 3,387,000 (About USD 3,000)

Engineering

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 3,876,000 (About USD 3,400)

Arts

Admission fee (A): 791,000 (About USD 700)

Tuition(B): 3,947,000 (About USD 3,500)

※ Admission fee : One-Time Fees at the Time of Enrollment. The above table shows the fees for Fall 2018 enrollees and may be changed for Fall 2019 (It may be changed when the applicants pay for the tuition)Admission fee : One-Time Fees at the Time of Enrollment. The above table shows the fees for Fall 2018 enrollees and may be changed for Fall 2019 (It may be changed when the applicants pay for the tuition)

Q. What scholarships are available to international students?

Scholarship

  • First semester

Full Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those who have TOPIK level 5

50% Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those who have TOPIK 3~4

30% Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those who do not correspond to A and B

  • Post Enrollment (From the second semester)

70% Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those ranked within top 10% in terms of academic performance in the previous semester.

40% Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those ranked within top 40% in terms of academic performance in the previous semester.

20% Tuition Fee Scholarship: Those ranked within top 60% in terms of academic performance in the previous semester.

※ scholarship will be awarded to the international students who maintain a minimum GPA each semester.

※ For the students who are admitted to the university by international undergraduate admission

※ For the Applicants who are from the partner institutions, scholarship may be changed according to the agreement between Dong-A University and the partner institution.

※ Terms of scholarship is subject to change according to the scholarship standard of Dong-A University

Q. Can I apply for dormitory and how can I apply for it?

 

Dormitory will be avaliable for the applicant who has applied for “Dormitory Application” when making online application

 

We offer two types of dormitory to the international students

Hanlim Dormitory

  • Facilities

A. Basic facilities: bed, desk, chair, drawer (mirror, shoe rack), LAN cable

B. Other facilities: cafeteria, lounge, internet cafe, laundry room, reading room, exercise room

  • Fee

  • Meal

  • Room Type

Approx. KRW 1,000,000 (6 months)

Not included (Meal bouchers can be purchased)

Double room ONLY

Seokdang Global House (International Student Dormitory)

  • Facilities

A. Basic facilities: bed, desk, closet, shoe rack, storage closet, etc.

B. Other facilities: lounge (kitchenette), laundry room, prayer room, etc.

  • Fee

  • Meal

  • Room Type

Approx. KRW 1,400,000 (6 months)

Not included (Kitchenette available)

Double room/Single room (limited)

Dormitories are assigned by the International Affairs division. Students cannot select their dormitories.

The fees listed above are approximations based on the academic period. The entire fees may change based on your entry date.           The accurate cost of dormitory fees will be available on your entry date.

The dormitories do not include individual blankets. You can purchase the blankets upon entry, or you can also bring your                     blankets with you. However, the Seokdang Global House provides blanket rentals, so you can borrow blankets upon entry.

Seokdang Global House Homepage: http://globalhouse.donga.ac.kr

 

Hanlim Dormitory Homepage http://hanlim.donga.ac.kr/

 

Q. How can I apply for student(D-2) visa?

 

Applicants should apply for a student visa in their home country by themselves

 

Eligibility

 

You are eligible to apply for this visa if you are;

 

A person who plans to enroll for education of Bachelors, Masters, or Ph. D at a community college or above, or an academic institution established in accordance with the Higher Education Act or Special Act

 

How to Apply

 

Applicant submits visa application documents to Korean Embassy or Consulate in the applicant’s country (or area) of residence.

 

Documents to be submitted

 

① Visa Application Form, passport, a photo in a standard format, fee

② A copy of Business Registration Certificate (or Registration Number Certificate) of a respective education institute (Sent from          the university)

③ Standard Acceptance Letter* (issued by the university)

④ Original copy of document indicating the final level of education

⑤ Original copy of document proving your financial ability to support yourself (one-year tuition fee and the living expenses for a          year)

When submitting a parent's bank statement, family relation certificate is required to submit.

 

※ The head of Korean diplomatic missions abroad may request for additional documents depending on the condition of the                     country of residence/jurisdiction if it is deemed necessary for visa evaluation

※ An applicant needs to get a proper visa to study before the beginning of the semester. If not, we may cancel his/her admission           at our university.

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