Study Abroad & Exchange
Text size 글자작게 글자크게 출력하기


Application Process

1. Consultation with the Exchange Program Manager

Students from non-partner universities must first confirm with HGU whether they may participate in the visiting program.


If interested, please contact us for more information.


Contact Information  Mr. Juwon An / exchange@handong.edu
Required Information

 1. Student name   *Must match the name on the passport 

 2. Gender

 3. Date of Birth

 4. Email Address

 5. Information on Home Institution

 6. Nationality

2. Online Application

Once the visiting program is confirmed with the HGU exchange program manager, the student will receive application guidelines from HGU via email.


The application consists of two main parts:

1. Online Application using Google Form

2. Submission of Required Documents

- Academic transcript (since freshman year)

- A scanned copy of the student's passport

* Should not be in photo form

Recommendation Form

Handong Pledge Form

- A photo of the student

3. Application Screening


After a screening procedure by the Office of International Affairs (OIA), the results will be sent to students and their home institutions via email.


Students who are accepted will receive an Acceptance Letter along with further guidelines.

4. Visa Preparation

All visiting students must hold a D-2 Student Visa to study in Korea.

Visa documents, including those needed for the Visa interview, will be sent to the Home Institution.


More about Visa Information

5. Before Coming to Korea


Detailed guidelines will be sent to students via email, including:

# 1. Guidelines on Obtaining a Visa
# 2. Guidelines on the Academic Calendar
# 3. Guidelines on Housing
# 4. Guidelines on Course Registration and Intranet Registration
# 5. Guidelines on Required Documents
# 6. Guidelines on Payment and Fees
# 7. Orientation Information


Download the International Student Guidebook


Handong Global University 558 Handong-ro Buk-gu, Pohang Gyeongbuk 37554 Republic of Korea
Copyright (c)Handong Global University. All Rights Reserved.