Hongik University Scholarship for International Student 2021

Tuition & Scholarship

1. Tuition & Fees per Semester

CampusField of StudyTuition fee(including admission fee)
SeoulHumanities4,450,000 KRW
Sciences/Arts5,518,000 KRW
SejongHumanities4,446,000 KRW
Sciences/Arts5,516,000 KRW

2. Scholarships


Hongik University runs diverse scholarship programs for students who excel academically and also for low-income family students. The university also provides Hongik global scholarship grants to encourage studies undertaken by foreign students.

Facts and statistics (as of 2014)

Highest scholarship/tuition rate among private universities in Seoul : 27.79%

Average scholarship per undergraduate student : 3.6million KRW per year

Types of scholarship

1) University scholarship (28 categories)

2) Connection to private funding sources and related scholarships (over 70 categories)

3) Hongik Global Scholarship

Foreign students whereby both parents are foreigners will be awarded the Hongik Global Scholarship as follows :

First semester : 900,000 KRW is awarded to all students excluding students enrolled in the College of Architecture and the College of Fine Arts

From the second semester : A partial tuition fee will be awarded to students depending on the GPA of the previous semester (including students in the College of Architecture and the College of Fine Arts) who have acquired more than or equal to 12 units.

GPA of the previous SemesterPercentage of Scholarship
4.0 or higher100% of Tuition
3.5 or higher but less than 4.080% of Tuition
3.0 or higher but less than 3.560% of Tuition
2.5 or higher but less than 3.040% of Tuition
2.0 or higher but less than 2.5

1,200,000 KRW