Exchange: Yonsei University

Yonsei University, located in Seoul, South Korea, is consistently ranked within the global top 150 of the QS World University RankingsĀ® and within the top 20 of the QS University Rankings: Asia. Yonsei has 3,500 eminent faculty members who are conducting cutting-edge research across all academic disciplines. Students have taken courses here in subjects such as Commerce, Economics, and East Asian Studies.

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Credit Equivalency: 30 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available Courses: Check here. *Courses in Computer Science, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence have limited availability for exchange students.

Restricted Programs: Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Music, MBA, Law School, Some courses offered at the Songdo International Campus (mostly UIC courses)

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed, but the host institution will assist in securing housing. Please find more information here.


Country(ies): South Korea
City: Seoul
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Mar-Jun), Year-long (Sep-Jun)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English, Korean
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.5 (Undergraduate) or B (Graduate)
Language Requirement: depending on course selection, Korean KLAT4/TOPIK4 may be required
Undergraduate students must have completed at least 2 semesters at U of T at the time of the application.
Graduate students must have completed at least 1 semester at U of T at the time of the application.