Office of International Affairs, Honam University

Introduction of Office of International Affairs

  • Dean: Dr. Wanyi Son (professor, Dept. of Chinese Department)


  • Internatioal Exchange&Cooperation Team: academic and cultural exchanges with universities&institutions in overseas
    • Plans for exchanges with universities and institutions in overseas & Partnership agreements
    • International student recruitment
    • Student/Faculty exchange program: Inbound / Outbound
    • Student short-term language and culture program in overseas
    • Protocol and interpretation for visiting delegations
    • Visa/immigration service for all the international students


  • Internatioal Education Support Team: International student admission & Educational supports for int'l students
    • International student admission
    • Short period inbound programs from sister universities in overseas
    • King Sejong Institute (Hangzhou/Osh)
    • Programs and events for international students – special Korean lecture, job camp, ect.
    • Managing the activities of the international student union


  • Korean Language Center:  Korean language education institution for foreigners
    • Korean language&culture lectures and programs for international students
    • Training of Korean language instructors
    • General management for TOPIK     


History of Office of International Affairs

  • 2020: Promotion to the Office of International Affairs
  • 2012: International Exchange Headquarters (directly under the President)
  • 2010: China Exchange Headquarters renamed (Affiliated to Admissions Office)
  • 2006: Established the China Exchange Center (Affiliated with Admissions Office)