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Hankuk University

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) is a private research university located at Imun-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea. The university was started in year 1954. HUFS  focusses on foreign languages and social sciences. It has about 50 departments. HUFS also offers online courses in English, Japanese and Mandarin, Chinese, Business administration and mass communication etc.

Hankuk University​ (HUFS):


107 Imun-ro, Imun-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea, Tel: +82 2-2173-2114.

Hankuk University Website:

Academic courses:

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies has undergraduate school, Graduate school,

Auxiliary educational organizations and Research programs.

Undergraduate school:

This school offers different kinds of subjects like

  • English,

  • Occidental languages (French, German, Russian, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch and Scandinavian languages),

  • Oriental languages (Malay-Indonesian, Arabic, Thai, Vietnamese, Hindi, Turkish and Azerbaijani, Persian and Mongolian),

  • Chinese,

  • Japanese,

  • Social sciences (Public administration, Political science and Diplomacy and Media communication),

  • Law course,

  • Business and

  • Economics course,

  • Business administration course,

  • Language and trade course Humanities,

  • Interpretation and Translation etc.

Graduate schools:

Law school, School of business, Politics, Government and communication courses etc.

Research Institute:

Research institute has four centers which includes

  • Center for Foreign Language and Literature research,

  • Center for International Area Studies research,

  • Center for specialized field studies research and

  • Convergence and Integration research center.

Hankuk University HUFS Admission process:

Undergraduate admission process:

Procedure: Application submission, Submission of documents Admission notification and Interview notification

Test and Final admission followed by registration.

Eligibility: Applicant should have completed education in Primary and Secondary schools.

Further information: HUFS has no fixed entrance quota for all departments    except college of education. It is possible to apply for different campuses at a time. You can visit the below link

Graduate schools admission procedure:

 For Master degree or Ph.D. program, applicants should have bachelor degree. For doctoral program applicant should have master degree.

Admission process: Application submission, Documents submission, Evaluation of documents, Interview, Results announcement and registration. Below link has additional information

HUFS Campuses:

The university is composed of two campuses,

  1.  Seoul Campus located in the eastern region of Seoul (main campus).

  2.  Yongin which is the Global Campus.


Hankuk University of Foreign Studies has academic exchange program agreements with 431 universities and 139 institutions throughout 88 nations.


  • In 2007, HUFS won third place of Korean universities on the National Customer Satisfaction Index.

  • Year 2008, HUFS got second rank in Korea for its research, faculty, reputation and alumni representation among schools without medical schools.

  • In 2010, the university was ranked as the best Korean university on the subject of globalization in the QS World University Rankings.

Financial Aid:

HUFS provides various programs to assist those students in need of financial aid as well as to grant further incentive to bright students. These programs, both internally and externally funded. Financial assistance enables students to concentrate on their academic pursuits to attain the level of leading academic scholars. You can see more information here

Hankuk University students:

27,000 undergraduate students, 3,500 graduate students, and over 1,300 international students from around the world came out successful from the University.

Hankuk Notable Alumni:

  • Kim Joon:  Kim Joon is a South Korean rapper and actor

  • Soo Ae:  Soo Ae, is a South Korean actress

  • Oh Se-hoon: Oh Se-hoon is a South Korean politician

  • Kim Chong-in: Kim Chong-in is a South Korean economist and politician.

Hankuk University

Campus Life:

Hankuk University provide good environment for students on campus. Double rooms will be assigned for international exchange/visiting students. All rooms are air-conditioned and come equipped with following items: Bed, Desk, Closet, Security Locker, Telephone (free International call available), Refrigerator, Free Internet access (Landline). You see here for more information.

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