Hongik University

Swinburne has a student exchange arrangement with Hongik University. Learn more about courses available, semester dates, credit equivalency and how to apply.


Institution name Hongik University
Location Seoul, South Korea
Semester dates Spring: March - June
Fall: September - December
Courses available for exchange students

All courses are available to exchange students. Only a limited number are taught in English. Courses in the art department are conducted as workshops, so lack of ability in Korean might not be a big problem.

Per semester course load: Minimum 3 credits, maximum 18 credits.

1 credit = 1 hour per week for 15 weeks.

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Credit equivalence

15 credits = 50 CP
12 credits = 37.5 CP


Dormitory on campus. 1 room for 2 people 250,000 KRW per month (not including meals).

Off-campus housing costs 400,000 to 800,00 KRW per month.

Additional information

Included activities for exchange students per semester: A culture trip, a snack party, a farewell dinner.