Office of International Affairs, Kyungpook National University invites international faculty to submit course proposal for 3 week Summer School

Summer School Dates:  July 1 – July 19, 2019.

Teaching Commitment:

Each visiting scholar will be required to teach 1 three-credit course (45 hours of class contact) over a period of 3 weeks, which is scheduled as 3-hour classes, 5 times a week (Mon-Fri).

Class Information:

Linked with KNU Summer School, we attract students from partners from all over the world. It will be a mixture of KNU and international students.

Where possible, we would like to encourage the use of interactive teaching methods. Given the short duration, we prefer that students are given handouts, instead of being required to purchase a text book.

Financial Arrangements:

KNU will provide:

– Fixed amount for roundtrip airfare (paid upon arrival) from USD 500 to USD1,800 depending on the region

– Campus accommodation  (June 29 ~ July 21)

– Stipend of USD 2,500 – (paid at the end of the course)

Cultural Experience

Various cultural excursions will be arranged during the summer school, along with the chance to attend introductory Korean language classes.

Application Procedure:

Please apply online ( by

December 7, 2018. The selection process will be finalized by early January. Applicants will be informed by email. KNU will try our best to make sure many students enroll in the classes. Classes rarely can be canceled if the student enrollment is less than 10 and the applicant will be informed in April in this case.

Contact: Ms. Heejoung Woo, Office of International Affairs,


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