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Konkuk University Internship and Cultural Experience Program
Seoul, Korea (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
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Estimated Costs: Summer
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Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 2.5
Academic Level: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
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Internship and Cultural Experience Program (ICE) at Konkuk University

This internship at Konkuk Univerity is a four-week long program intended to invite students from English-speaking countries such as the US, Canada and England and to offer hands-on internship experience through teaching English to the university students during summer vacation at Konkuk University in South Korea.
This program is especially suitable for students majoring in teaching fields or TESOL programs and is especially valuable for those having a general interest in South Korea.


  • Hands-on internship experience
  • Low-cost housing at the International House
  • Strong academic and administrative support from International Programs and KU Language Institute (KLI) at Konkuk University
  • Airport pick-up
  • Orientation program
  • Cultural activities (optional)
  • Financial support of 1,000,000 Korean Won (approx. $900) per student provided after arrival
  • Teaching assistance through pre-workshop and daily workshops
  • Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of the program
  • Timed to make it possible to attend the separate International Summer Program after completion (optional). This is a great opportunity to spend the summer in South Korea and earn credit!

About Konkuk University

Konkuk University's main campus is situated in the downtown area of Seoul and welcomes students from all over the world. Students can study at Konkuk for a semester, a year, or take part in the International Summer Program.
The International Summer Program (ISP) at Konkuk University is a one-month-long summer program that provides a great opportunity to learn and experience the unique culture of Korea. The ISP offers a variety of courses in English  in such areas as international relations, science & engineering, arts, economics, business and the humanities. There are also field trips to historical and beautiful places in Korea, weekly cultural workshops and weekend programs with buddy students to enhance your understanding and experiences in Korea.

About Seoul, Korea

Today the Seoul Campus, located in the heart of Seoul, comprises 15 colleges and 11 graduate schools, offering a diverse range of subjects while the Glocal Campus, also part of the university, consists of 7 colleges and 2 graduate schools. About 26,000 students from all around the world study at the two campuses, a stark contrast with the size of the class of 1950: just 146.


This program is an internship and does not include credit.

Notes about the Language of Instruction

This internship offers the opportunity to help students practice English. Programming and activities are English-language based.


This is a non-credit internship and is not eligible for financial aid assistance. Please see the cost sheet for a breakdown of the costs associated with this program.

» Summer Costs


» Program Dates and Schedule

Program Dates

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The standard summer term for this program lasts from late June  to late July.
  • 2014 Summer Program: June 45-July 25, 2014
    • Arrival and Departure Dates: Arrival date is Tuesday, June 24 and the dormitory closes on July 28.
    • See the Program Brochure in the Downloads and Brochure section on the right side of the page for more dates and details.
  • To apply for a semester or year term, see the semester Konkuk University program page.

Konkuk Entrance
Konkuk Entrance

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Konkuk Library

Konkuk University Hospital
Konkuk University Hospital

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2016 03/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** This program follows a rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.