Academic Programs in Seoul

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

The ISA semester programs in Seoul offer students a large number and wide range of English courses from which to choose. Students in the sciences, arts, humanities, social sciences, applied sciences, and even those from more specialized fields will have the opportunity to take courses for their major, minor, and even courses that can count toward their general education requirements at their home school. All courses will be taken with local students at either Konkuk University or Korea University.


Students participating in one of the summer programs in Seoul will have the opportunity to take courses in a variety of subjects at Korea University or Hanyang University. Courses are available in a wide array of subjects, including business, economics, Korean culture, Korean language, sociology and many others. Students from around the world will be taking courses alongside ISA students, making this a multicultural experience for all involved.