South Korea

South Korea

‌The University has been a popular choice with students from South Korea since 1880. Since then the University has forged close links with top Universities in the country, such as Korea University, our Universitas 21 partner, and more recently with Seoul National University, Yonsei University and EWHA.

The Glasgow University Korean Society (GUKS) supports the academic, cultural and social needs of its members in Glasgow. Join them to take part in their exciting series of special events throughout the year.

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate

The University of Glasgow will consider students who taken GCE A Levels, International Baccalaureate, a recognised foundation or access programme or equivalent.

International A-Levels, IB, SAT and AP are also accepted.

Postgraduate Taught

We will consider applications to Masters degrees from graduates of national quality Korean universities with a GPA of 3.0 or above or an average score of 80% and above.


UCAS Clearing Vacancies 2019

There’s still time to apply to a range of our Undergraduate degrees for September 2019 entry. Find out more about our UCAS Clearing vacancies.

Partnerships

We  have a partnership with Korea University through Universitas 21.


Study Abroad and Exchange opportunities at Glasgow

We welcome over 1500 students every year via the long-established Study Abroad and exchange programmes

Korea University, South Korea

Available Subjects
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Aerospace Engineering/Sciences
  • Archaeology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computing Science
  • Digital Media & Information Studies
  • Earth Science and Geology
  • Economic & Social History
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Film & TV
  • Geography
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Life Sciences
  • Maths
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Psychology
  • School of Interdisciplinary subjects Dumfries
  • Scottish Literature
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theology & Religious Studies
  • University Wide
  • Urban Studies/Public & Social Policy

Information for incoming participants: Study Abroad and exchange at Glasgow

Seoul National University, South Korea

Available Subjects
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Aerospace Engineering/Sciences
  • Archaeology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computing Science
  • Digital Media & Information Studies
  • Earth Science and Geology
  • Economic & Social History
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Film & TV
  • Geography
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Life Sciences
  • Maths
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Psychology
  • School of Interdisciplinary subjects Dumfries
  • Scottish Literature
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theology & Religious Studies
  • University Wide
  • Urban Studies/Public & Social Policy

Information for incoming participants: Study Abroad and exchange at Glasgow

Yonsei University, South Korea

Available Subjects
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Aerospace Engineering/Sciences
  • Archaeology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computing Science
  • Digital Media & Information Studies
  • Earth Science and Geology
  • Economic & Social History
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Film & TV
  • Geography
  • History
  • History of Art
  • Life Sciences
  • Maths
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Psychology
  • School of Interdisciplinary subjects Dumfries
  • Scottish Literature
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Theatre Studies
  • Theology & Religious Studies
  • University Wide
  • Urban Studies/Public & Social Policy

Information for incoming participants: Study Abroad and exchange at Glasgow

If you want to come to Glasgow for a year abroad and your country does not have an existing agreement please look at our incoming Study Abroad Programme options

Meet Us

Representatives

Students who choose to be counselled by an agency should expect the following standards of service:

  • Representatives will support students throughout the application process, providing advice and assistance in the preparation/submission of documents. It is, however, the applicant who must remain ultimately responsible for their account and the management of communications.
  • Representatives will have full access to student data contained within the application form and may manage a student application by discussing all aspects of the application with the University of Glasgow.
  • Representatives should be honest and accurate in communicating information about the University to the student and vice versa. At no time should representatives disseminate false or misleading information to the student or to the University.
  • Representatives will conduct themselves with fairness and integrity at all times and are subject to a rigorous selection and ongoing training process by the University of Glasgow.
  • Representatives are paid by the University for their services and will not pass on charges to prospective students.

IDP Education (Chongno)

4th fl, Gyewon Bldg, 32-7 Gawncheol-dong, Chongno-gu
Seoul
110-111
South Korea
82 2 739 7246
info.seoul@idp.com
http://www.uk.idp.com/

IDP Education (Gangnam)

4F, Wooshin Building 1304-5 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu
Gangnam
Seoul
South Korea
82 2 533 7246
info.gangnam@idp.com
http://www.uk.idp.com/

People Loving Education

#403 (Samhaeng Bldg) 18, Gangnam-daero 94 gil, Gangnamgu
Seoul
06134
South Korea
+82 2 566 9184
seoul@peopleloving.co.kr
http://www.peopleloving.co.kr/xe/home

UKEN Co. Ltd

607, Oseong Bldg., 113, Yeoksam-ro, Gangnam-gu
Seoul

06242
South Korea
+ 82 2 2052 1221
uken@uken.kr
http://www.uken.kr

We would be happy to welcome you to our historic main campus in the heart of Glasgow, where we host open days and campus tours for you to experience our University in person. For more information, go to: http://www.gla.ac.uk/about/visit/.


Contact Us

Mhairi Macfarlane, Senior International Officer (based in Glasgow)
mhairi.macfarlane@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 7020

Adri Hortobagyi, International Recruitment Coordinator (based in Glasgow)
adrienn.hortobagyi@glasgow.ac.uk
+44 (0)141 330 8764


International Summer School

You can also apply to join our International Summer School. This is an excellent introduction to studying at a world renowned university.  The summer school offers a variety of credit and non credit-bearing courses including Mathematics and Physics, Theatre and Performance and International Business. The International Summer School website details all courses on offer.

Summer study allows you to:

  • Explore a particular topic in more depth
  • Experience teaching from world-class academic staff
  • Supplement your studies and gain international experience and credits at a world-class university

To attend the International Summer School for most courses, but not all, you must meet the following criteria:

  • You should be a current student or a graduate of an international higher education institution*.
  • If your first language is not English, we require a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent)
  • You should have a GPA of at least 3.0 (or equivalent)

Special circumstances may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Please refer to individual course descriptions for courses that vary from the standard criteria.

Applications:

  • Applications for 2019 are currently open

Find out more


High School Counsellor Tour 2020

High School Counsellor Tour 2020

Sunday 23rd February – Friday 28th February 2020

Host Universities:

  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Stirling

The Universities of Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Stirling invite high school counsellors to join us for the Scotland Counsellor Tour 2019. This is a unique opportunity to visit 3 Scottish campuses and tour facilities, meet with staff and students, and find out more about the Scottish higher education system. The itinerary also includes a day of social activities to allow counsellors to explore some of Scotland.

The programme includes transportation between the universities, 5 nights’ accommodation (Sunday-Thursday), some meals, and the day excursion. Unfortunately the universities are unable to assist with flight expenses but participants will be transported back to Glasgow at the conclusion of the tour.

Scotland Counsellor Tour 2020 Itinerary

 

Sunday, 24 Feb: Arrival in Glasgow and Welcome Dinner

Monday, 25 Feb: University of Glasgow Campus Visit

Tuesday, 26 Feb: University of Stirling Campus Visit

Wednesday, 27 Feb: Scottish Cultural Experience (Day Excursion)

Thursday, 28 Feb: University of Aberdeen Campus Visit

Friday, 1 Mar: Transfer back to Glasgow mid afternoon

Apply

To register interest, please complete the online application form by 15th October 2019. Selected participants will then be notified in November.

Contact

For questions, please contact us at ScotlandCounselorTour@gmail.com