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Academic Programs in Busan

Students may choose from the following Academic Program options:

Academic Year

Semester + Semester options are available for certain programs in this city. In these instances, students will receive a discount off of the second term. ISA support services, housing and insurance are not included during the interim period between sessions but may be added for an additional charge. To see if this option is available for your specific program of interest, please review that program's semester pages or contact ISA for more information.

Semester / Trimester

An ISA Busan semester program allows students to select courses from a variety of fields, focused on Business, East Asian Studies, and Korean Language, as well as several other options each semester. Semester programs in Busan are conducted through Pusan National University (PNU), with courses taught in English as part PNU's English track program. Students will enroll in courses with other ISA, international, and local students.


Students participating in the summer program in Busan will have the opportunity to take courses in a variety of subjects at Pusan National University including Korean culture, Korean language, international relations, and more. Students from around the world will be taking courses alongside other ISA and international students, making this a multicultural experience for all involved.

Back To Back

This option allows students to combine the two summer programs for varying academics and a longer length of stay.