Academic Affairs

International Student Orientation &Sharing Party (only for Engineering Students)

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Dear International Students,
The Spring Semester 2016 is about to begin, and we would like to use this opportunity to inform you about events and activities organized for the international community of the College of Engineering at Seoul National University. We extend a special welcome to the international members joining us as degree or exchange students in this semester. We are very happy to have you at our college, contributing to a growing international community on our campus and bringing in valuable expertise and ideas from abroad.

As usual, we start the semester with the student orientation and pizza sharing party this coming Friday, March 4th. The informational part begins at 16:00 and targets foremost students who are new at the College of Engineering. All international students are invited for the Pizza Party starting at 16:45. In order to make sure we have enough Pizza for everyone, please RSVP by visiting the following address:

We are happy to be able to provide free Korean language classes for beginner and intermediate levels again this semester. The classes start in the third week of March; more information and an application form is attached to this email.

Last but not least, please take note of the upcoming events this semester below.

Have a great spring semester at the CoE of SNU!

Bernhard Egger, Director for International Affairs
Heesun Kim, International Program Manager

1. International Student Orientation & Sharing Party (only for Engineering Students)


Location: 1st basement floor(Rm-B103) of the CoE main building (at Bldg. 39) (location, campus map)
Date & Time: March 4th, 16:00 - 18:00
▶ Program
    16:00 ~ 16:05  
Welcome note by our Dean, Professor Kunwoo Lee
    16:05 ~ 16:35   Welcome speech by the Dean of CoE, Professor Kunwoo Lee
    16:35 ~ 16:45   Introduction of the Student Exchange Coordinators and staff members
    16:45 ~ 17:00   Introduction of the Career Development Center
    16:45 ~ 18:00   Pizza (vegetarian pizza provided)
Please RSVP at the following address:

2. Korean Language Classes


▶ Course Levels: Level 1 (for beginners starting with the Korean alphabet) and Level 2 (intermediate)


▶ Course Duration: twice a week for two hours, 10 weeks (March 14 ~ May 20)
     beginner course: Tuesdays + Thursdays, 19:00~21:00 (first class: March 15. by Ms. KM Kang, HS Kim)
     intermediate course: Wednesdays + Fridays, 19:00~21:00 (first class: March 16, by Ms. YM Kim)


▶ Location: Building 39, room 114


▶ Sign-up Fee : KRW100,000 (first class, 100% refunded if you attend over 80% of the classes)


▶ Application deadline: March 18, 2016
more information and an application form are attached to this email. (Textbooks will be announced at the first class) 

CoE.Korean Language Classes.Spring 2016.pdf 190.1 KB


3. Upcoming Events and Activities

Friday, March 4 Int'l Student Orientation and Pizza Party
week of March 14 start of Korean classes
Friday, April 8 Cherry-blossom Walk
Saturday, May 14 Visit to the Bongeun temple
Friday, June 17 Semester-End Party
Friday, July 15 Summer picnic

※ it's unlikely, but dates may be subject to change



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