Tuition and Scholarship

  • Foreign students in exchange agreement universities
    • According to the university's regulations and agreements with sister universities
  • Foreign students who have completed at least 6 months (400 hours) in the Korean Language Institute of our university or obtained TOPIK level 3 (Art and Physical Education level 2)
    • 30% of the enrollment amount, excluding the enrollment fee, is paid as a scholarship.

      ※ However, if the amount is less than 2.0 in the previous semester, the scholarship is not eligible.

  • Others
    • Full tuition is paid for the first semester of admission, and scholarships are provided according to the TOPIK score.

Dormitory information

  • Eligibility for Application:  Foreign students may first enter the dormitory if they wish.
  • Dormitory Fee (Unit: KRW)
    • KRW 1,070,000 (per room for 5 people in the dormitory/International hall),
    • KRW 1,138,000 (per room for 4 people in the Academy)

※ The above amounts are management fees for the use of dormitories, and meals are not included.

※ Food fee: breakfast and dinner are available from Monday to Friday

  • Dormitory facilities
    • Basic facilities: bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, washroom, shower room, laundry (washing machine installed), etc.
    • Welfare facilities: lounge, convenience store, gym, table tennis court, squash market, restaurant, etc.

Tuition Refund

  • Period: After registration, until the day before the start of the semester
  • Place: Office of International Affairs
  • Justification:Cases that the applicant cannot enter the country(Korea) due to rejection of visa issuance or the applicant have any other acceptable reasons such as an illness or accident after registration.
  • Required documents
    • A receipt for tuition that shows completed payment of tuition to Honam University
    • A form(fixed form of Honam University) indicating give-up on registration/enrollment in Honam University
    • A photocopy of the applicant's ID or legal guardian's ID

Foreign freshmen/transfer student scholarship

  • Applicable period: From September 2019 admission
  • Applicable to: New and transfer foreign students
    Foreign freshmen/transfer student scholarship
    Divison Application period Scholarship requirements Scholarship Details Remarks
    New/Transfer Students Applies only to the first semester of admission TOPIK level 3 not acquired
    (Applicants who passed the Arts and Physical Education and Honam University Academic Proficiency Test)
    Arts and Physical Education TOPIK Level 2 30% discount in tuition  
    From the first semester of admission TOPIK Level 3 30% discount in tuition
    TOPIK Level 4 50% discount in tuition
    TOPIK Level 5 60% discount in tuition
    TOPIK Level 6 70% discount in tuition
    Those who have completed at least 6 months (400 hours) of Korean language course at Honam University Freshmen and transfer students only apply for the first semester TOPIK level 3 not acquired(Applicants who passed the Arts and Physical Education and Honam University Academic Proficiency Test) 30% discount in tuition -The same scholarship as other new and transfer students from the next semester
    TOPIK Level 3 60% discount in tuition
    TOPIK 4급 이상
    Above TOPIK Level 3
    70% discount in tuition
    Those who have completed more than 6 months of King Sejong Institute Freshmen and transfer students only apply for the first semester Those who have completed more than 6 months of King Sejong Institute Scholarship for freshmen and transfer students 10% additional discount -The same scholarship as other new and transfer students from the next semester

    ※ For self-financed exchange students, 50% discount of Honam University tuition fee is limited to students who pay tuition at the same time during the enrollment period.

    ※ Full admission fee exemption upon admission

    ※ 50% discount in tuition fees for non-Chinese students studying at Korean Language Education Center since 2018 and obtaining TOPIK Level 3