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Session I 

Session I is a month-long program designed for globally-minded students who desire to pursue both academic and cultural endeavors. Academically, Ewha’s summer program is renowned for its dedicated and experienced professors, not to mention a broad array of courses on offer that provide students with effective learning opportunities in many disciplines.

During the program students take exciting hands-on field trips in and out of Seoul that allow them glimpses into the tradition and everyday life of Korea.

Courses and credits

Students choose 1 or 2 courses from the 3 categories below to earn 3 or 6 credits. Although most institutions outside Korea accept credits earned at Ewha ICSC, students are recommended to check with an international program officer in their home institution before applying.

Credits: Each course is 3 credits.

  • Category I : Academic Courses taught in English
    Around 30 Courses on Korean Studies, East Asian Studies, Women’s Studies, Music, Art & Design, North Korean Studies and other
  • Category II : Korean Language Courses
    4 levels of Korean from Basic to High Advanced
  • Category III : Academic Courses taught in Korean
    Around 200 courses on Humanities, Arts & Sciences, Sociology, Foreign Languages, Architecture, Engineering, Arts & Design, Business, International Studies, Law, Natural Sciences, and more.


Day Track Time
Monday - Thursday AM : Category I & III 09:00 - 11:30
PM 1 : Category I & III 12:30 - 15:00
PM 2 : Category II(Korean Language Courses) 14:00 - 17:00
Friday & Saturday Field Trips & Cultural Excursions