Pukyong National University (PKNU) – SOUTH KOREA

Pukyong National University is located in the most beautiful and dynamic city in Korea and surrounded by lively and exciting culture. The school is one of the most prestigious national universities in Korea. With more than 30,000 students, PKNU is one of the ten large-scale national learning institutions and has developed partnerships with over 290 universities from around the world. The International Summer School offers students opportunities to experience Korean culture and make new friends from all around the world. Participants will be able to learn more about current global affairs by discussing and sharing ideas with both Korean and international students.

$3,000 Be World Ready Scholarship Available


Each participant can select up to two classes, whereas the Global Culture course is mandatory. Options to choose from include courses in Korean language or culture, an introduction to sailing, a course about understanding International Relations or Global Marketing. Many cultural activities and field trips accompany the program and students can take part in Dado, a Korean Tea Ceremony, exercise in Taekwondo, join Samulnori, a traditional Korean percussion quartet or cooking Korean food with their peers.

  • July 7, 2019                                        Day of arrival and dormitory Check-in
  • July 8 – July 26, 2019                        Program and Course
  • July 27, 2019                                      Check-out and day of departure

Program fees are US$ 1,200.00 ($ 1,600.00)

Included in program fee:

  • 15-day academic program (instruction, arrangements and administrative support)
  • Transportation from Gimhae International Airport to Pukyong National University
  • Accommodation in a twin room
  • Meals (3 meals a day including weekend)
  • Field trips and leisure activities




*Price may increase or decrease depending on exchange rates, final vendor quotes and number of participants.


Seoul, South Korea


Open to all full-time current/returning Niagara College students, in good academic standing.

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*Note: if we will be flying through the United States of America, you must have permission to enter and leave the United States. If you require a U.S travel visa it is your responsibility to obtain this document and email [email protected] a copy/photo.