Seoul Hwaegi
    Kyung Hee University Regular Course
    USD 1,450.34 /Semester
    Application Fee USD 49.73InformationIcon
    Application Fee USD 49.73InformationIcon

    Application Period
    D-462023-05-22 ~ 2023-07-21

    Fall2023-09-25 ~ 2023-12-07
    Winter2023-12-14 ~ 2024-02-27

    Morning / Afternoon class
    Morning/Afternoon classes available

    Dorms available
    You may apply for dorm housing at this university.

    Certified university
    This school has a very well-developed and recognized international program.

    Application Period
    D-462023-05-22 ~ 2023-07-21

    Fall2023-09-25 ~ 2023-12-07
    Winter2023-12-14 ~ 2024-02-27

    Today we will introduce Kyung Hee University's language school, famous for its beautiful campus. If you have always wanted to take Korean classes, but had a hard time researching and applying, this blog post is for you! Creatrip offers a very useful service for those who want to apply to the language school at your desired Korean university. 


    We will inform you in great detail about all the documents needed for the application process.

    We will fill out the application form for admission to the language school based on the personal information and documents you provide.

    If you pay for the language school admission fee and tuition through Creative, we will deliver it to the school right away. You don't have to use the expensive and long-term overseas remittance service.

    Things To Keep In Mind

    This article details how to apply for the language school and curriculum. If you are interested in applying for the language school, we highly recommend acsessing this thorugh your computer. 

    Only regular courses at the language school can be applied through Creatrip. 

    Creatrip is not responsible for student visa work. You should refer to the embassy's website of your country prepare it accordingly. 

    Please email help@creatrip.com for additional questions. 


    Kyung Hee University is famous for its beautiful campus for foreigners, but it is also famous as one of the best universities in Korea.

    Kyung Hee University has been attended by many talented people, boasting not only a beautiful campus but also a great curriculum. In addition, it is the first Korean language education institution to open and operate a "Korean language helper system", continuously developing effective methods for Korean language education.

    Kyung Hee University's language school provides not only Korean language studies but also various cultural experience activities, so you can learn more about Korea.

    Reasons For Recommendation

    In order to provide the best Korean language education, you can receive excellent Korean language classes at institutions that are constantly developing Korean language education methods.

    So far, a total of more than 50,000 foreigners have completed Korean language courses at Kyung Hee University.

    It supports not only Korean classes but also various cultural experiences, so you can enjoy learning about Korean culture as a whole.

    Application Eligibility 

    A person with a high school diploma or higher or equivalent educational background. 

    More than 18 years old. 

    Creatrip Service Procedure

    STEP. 1
    Fill out the application form
    Please select the semester, dormitory application, and basic information.
    Based on the information you entered, Creatrip will fill out the application form for you so please fill out every single one carefully.

    STEP. 2
    Upload scanned copy of the submission
    Please refer to the list below for the list of documents.
    Depending on the situation, the school may request additional documents for you to submit.

    STEP. 3
    Pay admission fee
    * The admission fee is paid to the school when registering, separate from the tuition fee.

    STEP. 4
    Required information and submission documents are reviewed by Creatrip. (It takes 2-5 business days).
    * if there is a problem with the information you submitted, we will contact you by email.

    STEP. 5
    If you receive an online document confirmation email from Creatrip, 

    submit an offline document by mail (EMS, DHL, etc). 
    (Postal charge will be paid by the applicant).

    * If there is no problem with the online submission document, we will request you to submit it offline by email.
    *When the documents arrive at Creatrip, we will review them one more time and deliver them to the school.

    Address to send document: 서울 특별시 강남구 강남대로 484 7층 702호 (06120)
    Room 702, HK B/D, 484, Gangnam-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea (06120)

    STEP. 6
    Fill out the application form and deliver the documents to the school
    After completing the offline document screening, Creatrip will complete the admission and deliver the documents to the school. (The school takes 2-3 weeks to screen each application).

    STEP. 7
    Notification of acceptance and payment

    STEP. 8
    Visa and dormitory applications

    STEP. 9

    Enter the country, take the admission test and attend orientation. Take Korean classes!

    Things to Keep In Mind

    Reviewing the required information and documents takes about 2-5 business days.

    The school's document screening takes 2-3 weeks from the date of receiving the documents.

    If there is a problem with the materials you have submitted, or if you have any other questions, you can contact us by email. Please check your mailbox regularly.

    If the school requests additional data, you may have to send additional documents. All postage costs will be paid by the applicant.

    The original document is kept by the school, so it may not be returned to the applicant. (Different by school).

    The applicant must apply for the visa themselves.

    If you have any additional inquiries, such as applying for quarantine or applying for a dormitory, please contact us at help@creatrip.com or the school you applied to.

    Application Checklist

    Online Application Form
    If you enter basic information, Creatrip will fill out the application form on your behalf. 
    ID Picture
    White background, take in the last 6 months. 
    Copy of Passport
    Colored Copy recommended, the passport number must be clear.
    Copy of Alien Registration Card
    Only applicable if you already have one. 
    Latest Academic Graduation Certificate
    Submit an English original certified copy, or Apostilled. 
    Bank Statement
    Submit the original English version. 
    10,000 USD or more. 
    Issued within 30 days.
    Family Relationship Certificate
    When submitting a bank statement of your family member. 

    * The submission documents vary depending on the nationality. Please inform your nationality to help@creatrip.com before applying and inquire about the specific list of submission documents.
    * In addition to the required submission documents, additional documents may be requested by schools or government agencies without prior notice.

    Document Notarization Guide

    What is document notarization? 

    It refers to the public recognition of the credibility of documents as they come and go between countries. Notarized documents will be effective as official documents in both countries A and B.

    If you wish to use documents issued in country A in country B, you should generally obtain 1) certification from the government agency in country A and 2) certification from the ambassador (consul) of country B in country A.

    As the number of Apostille members increases, the above general document notarization process is used only for document exchange with non-apostille members.

    The notarization process of documents and the department in charge of notarization may differ by country. Make sure to check the exact process with the information appropriate to your nationality

    What is Apostille?

    In order to facilitate the international use of official documents among the members of the Convention, instead of abolishing the consular verification process of foreign missions, the official document issuing country certifies the reliability of the documents. Therefore, in the case of documents certified by the issuing country between the member countries, the official document can be recognized in the other country (the country of use).

    Each country has a different government department in charge of issuing apostille. Please contact your local embassy to prepare for the detailed Apostille issuing agency and the issuance process.

    List of countries that have joined Apostille as of 2022/04


    Member of Apostille

    Asia/Oceania (19)
    New Zealand, Niue, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mongolia, Vanuatu, Brunei, Samoa, Australia, India, Japan, some parts of China (Macao, Hong Kong), Cook Islands, Tajikistan, Tonga, Palau, Fiji, Philippines
    Europe (52)
    Greece, Netherlands, Norway, Denmark, Germany, Latvia, Russia, Romania, Luxembourg, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Monaco, Montenegro, Moldova, Malta, Belgium, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, San Marino, Serbia, Sweden, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Armenia, Iceland, Iceland, Lithuania, Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan, and Turkey, Uzbekistan, and Turkey
    North America (1)
    United States (including Guam, Maurice Islands, Saipan, and Puerto Rico)
    Latin American (30)
    Guyana, Guatemala, Granada, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Dominican Federation, Mexico, Barbados, Bahamas, Venezuela, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, St. Kitsunevis, Suriname, Argentina, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, Uruguay, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Peru, Panama, and Panama
    Africa (12)
    Namibia, South Africa, Liberia, Lesotho, Malawi, Botswana, S투o Mépríncipe, Seychelles, Swaziland, Caboverde, Burundi, Tunisia
    Middle East (4)
    Morocco, Bahrain, Oman, Israel

    What is a notarized translation?

    If the document is in a language that is not recognized by Korea, you will need to translate it and get a notarization for the translation. 

    For students applying for Korean language schools in Korea, translation into "Korean" or "English" is most appropriate, and generally the two tasks are entrusted together to an administrator who is qualified for translation and notarization. 


    How To Apply

    Check the dormitory application form for admission to the Korean language course (choose between single and double rooms.

    In the case of a regular course, you can only apply for one semester regardless of the course registration period.

    Apply through email (iie@khu).ac.kr) : Select single room or double room.

    Results Posted

    Sent to email individually 14 days before class placement test.

    Application Period

    20 days before the class placement test.

    Things To Keep In Mind

    You can check the admission period announced on the website.

    There will be an additional charge for early admission or an extension.

    It is required to sign a contract in compliance with dormitory rules.

    You can connect to the internet and cook in the dormitory.


    Regular (10weeks)
    Additional fee

    (Chang Deok Ahn)

    ₩ 1,300,000
    ₩ 20,000
    ₩ 2,300,000
    ₩ 30,000
    ₩ 1,800,000
    ₩ 30,000

    D-4 Visa Information (Issued by the Korean embassy)

    Things To Keep In Mind

    Creatrip does not offer visa issuance services.

    The following information can be used for personal reference by Creatrip members when preparing visas, and please note that the contents may vary depending on the time of application.

    If you don't prepare thoroughly, you may not get a visa even if you are admitted. Creatrip and universities cannot guarantee visas, so they need to be reviewed thoroughly.

    Please refer to the embassy website (click) in your country for the latest information. Please check the documents required to issue a D-4 visa and submit them without fail. 


    The D-4 visa is a student visa for students who plan to study the Korean language for more than 6 months (2 semesters).

    You are allowed to stay for 6 months, and you must extend your visa every 3 months after entering the country.

    You can get it from the Korean Embassy in your country.

    Students who apply for only the first semester can receive a C-3-1 short-term comprehensive visa and stay for 90 days.

    You can get a D-4 visa after receiving the school standard admission letter.

    The issuance period takes at least two weeks to a maximum of two months. (You must check the time it takes to issue a visa with the local Korean embassy in advance.)

    The necessary documents below are those that must be submitted when applying for a visa and do not need to be submitted to Creatrip.

    Documents Required

    *College-affiliated language school (D-4-1): A person who has a high school diploma or higher and intends to study Korean at a language school affiliated with a higher education institution or foreign education institution established under the Higher Education Act.

    The following is a document that a U.S.A. student must submit to obtain a D-4 visa.

    The contents of the documents to be submitted may vary depending on the nationality, so please refer to the notice on the website of the Korean Embassy (or representative department) in your country for accurate information.

     Application form
    Must be signed by the applicant

    1 ID picture
    Standard specifications
    Visa application fee

    Business license of identification number of the school
    Submit a copy
    Standard admission letter from the school
    Provided by the school. (Issuance by the president or dean of the university)
    Scholarship students will be replaced by invitation letters issued by the head of the Institute of Education.
    Documents providing the contents of one's attendance or final educational background
    Certificate of enrollment or graduation certificate (for proving final educational background), etc
    Original Submission
    Degree certificate notarization (Apostille/document of proof of degree, etc. that has been confirmed by the consul of Korea in the country or the consul of the Korean embassy)
    Bank statement
    Submit original copy
    Example: balance certificate, bankbook, scholarship certificate, deposit, and withdrawal statement, etc
    The balance certificate is only valid if it is issued within 30 days.
    Submit additional family relationship certificates when submitting balance certificates in the name of parents
    Curriculum plan
    You must include a curriculum of the school, training content, etc

    Source: https://overseas.mofa.go.kr/

    We hope that this is helpful for those that are trying to come to Korea for their studies. If you have any other questions, please leave a comment below or send us an email at help@creatrip.com!


    2023 Schedule 

    SemesterApplication Period
    Class Period
    SpringVisa agreement country
    2023.02.20 deadline
    2023.03.28 - 2023.06.08
    Non-visa agreement country
    2023.01.23 deadline
    SummerVisa agreement country
    2023.04.07 deadline
    2023.06.15 - 2023.08.24
    Non-visa agreement country
    2023.03.24 deadline
    FallVisa agreement country
    2023.07.21 deadline
    2023.09.25 - 2023.12.07
    Non-visa agreement country
    2023.07.07 deadline
    WinterVisa agreement country
    2023.10.06 deadline
    2023.12.14 - 2024.02.27
    Non-visa agreement country
    2023.09.22 deadline


    MorningMon-Fri 09:00~13:00
    AfternoonMon-Fri 13:20~17:10

    *The class is conducted face-to-face. (It may be subject to change to online classes depending on the COVID-19 situation).

    The curriculum for classes by level 1 to 6 difficulty level can be found here.


    Admission Fee₩64,800
    TuitionOne semester ₩1,890,000

    *The admission fee is the amount you pay when you apply and cannot be refunded.
    *The tuition can be paid in full after you have passed the admission process.
    *Textbook fees are not included.
    *This amount includes the Creatrip fee
    *Pay the application fee as much as the number of semesters.

    Refund Policy

    If you cancel before the class starts, the full amount will be refunded after excluding the admission fee.

    If you cancel the course after the start of the semester, you will be refunded after calculating the refund cost for each number of school days according to the school regulations set by the Education Act.

    Source: Kyung Hee University

    Kyung Hee University's International Education Center not only contributes to balanced learning of language skills but also allows many foreign students to participate in various Korean-related events such as Korean Speech Contest and Foreigner Hanmadang.

    Source: Kyung Hee University

    In addition, Kyung Hee University is located near other major universities in Seoul such as Seoul National University and Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, so they are well equipped with various facilities for learning opportunities for students to enjoy their campus life. 


    Address: 서울시 동대문구 경희대로 26 경희대학교 국제교육원
    26, Kyingheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul

    Contact: +82) 2-961-0081


    Kyung Hee University is located near Exit 1 of Hoegi Station, which passes through Line 1 and Gyeongui Jungang Line. You can walk 800m along the sign to reach the main gate. Kyung Hee University is the closest station but it takes 20 minutes on foot from Hoegi Station to Kyung Hee University's International Education Center so if you want to get off close to school, you can take the bus. 

    However, if you are traveling further from Seoul, it may be faster to use the subway with fewer transfers. 

    1) Hoegi Station: Line 1, Gyeongui Jungang Line

    Hoegi Station | Things To Keep In Mind

    From Hoegi Station Exit 1, you can take bus Dongdaemun 01 and Dongdaemun 02 or walk to Kyung Hee University.

    It takes about 18 minutes by bus from Hoegi Station and 19 minutes by foot.

    Hoegi Station (Line 1)  | First Train Schedule

    Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Bound

    Weekends and Holidays
    Hoegi → Seokgye/Changdong/Uijeongbu/Dongducheon
    05:42 (Dongducheon Bound)
    05:42 (Dongducheon Bound)
    Hoegi  Soyosan
    06:10 (Soyosan Bound)
    06:10 (Soyosan Bound)
    Cheongnyangni Bound
    Hoegi  Dongdaemun/Jongno 3(sam)-ga/City Hall/Seoul Station/Guro/Incheon
    05:08 (Incheon Bound)
    05:08 (Incheon Bound)
    Hoegi → Suwon/Seodongtan
    05:22 (Seodongtan)
    05:22 (Seodongtan)

    Hoegi Station (Line 1)  | Last Train Schedule

    상행 (외대앞 방향) Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Bound

    Weekends and Holidays
    Hoegi  → Seokgye/Kwangwoon University) 
    00:12 (Kwangwoon University Bound)
    00:12 (Kwangwoon University Bound)
    Hoegi   Uijeongbu
    23:59 (Uijeongbu Bound)
    23:51 (Uijeongbu Bound)
    Hoegi   Soyosan
    23:26 (Soyosan Bound)
    23:17 (Soyosan Bound)
    Cheongnyangni Bound
    Hoegi → Jongno 3(sam)-ga/City Hall/Seoul Station/Guro
    23:41 (Guro Bound)
    23:40 (Guro Bound)
    Hoegi → Incheon
    23:00 (Incheon Bound)
    23:00 (Incheon Bound)
    Hoegi → Suwon
    22:53 (Seodongtan Bound)
    22:55 (Byeongjeom Bound)

    Hoegi Station (Gyeongui Jungang Line)  | First Train Schedule

    Jungnang Bound

    Weekends and Holidays
    Hoegi → Sangbong/Guri/Yangpyeong
    05:12 (Yongmun Bound)
    05:38 (Yongmun Bound)
     Cheongnyangni Bound
    Hoegi→ Cheongnyangni/Wangsimni/Oksu/Yongsan/Hongik University
    05:24 (Munsan Bound)
    05:34 (Munsan Bound)

    Hoegi Station (Gyeongui Jungang Line)  | Last Train Schedule

    Jungnang Bound

    Weekends and Holidays
    Hoegi  → Sangbong/Guri/Yangpyeong
    23:45 (Deokso Bound)
    24:03 (Deokso Bound)
    Cheongnyangni Bound
    Hoegi → Cheongnyangni
    / Wangsimni/Oksu/Yongsan
    24:06 (Cheongnyangni Bound)

    23:52 (Yongsan Bound)
    Hoegi → Hongik University 
    23:24 (Neunggok Bound)
    23:32 (Neunggok Bound)

    3) Subway | Main Routes 

    Departing FromHeaded Towards
    Departing from 
    Incheon International Airport T1, T2 

    1) Take the Airport Railroad (Seoul Station bound) at Incheon Airport Terminal.
    2) Get off at Gongdeok Station and transfer to Line 1 (Soyosan Bound).
    3) Get off at Hoegi Station.

    (It takes around 1hours and 40 minutes from Incheon International Airport)

    Departing from 
    Hongik University Station

    1) Take Hongik University Station Line 2 (Sinchon Bound).
    2) Get off at City Hall Station and transfer to Line 1 (Soyosan Bound).
    3) Get off at Hoegi Station.
    (It takes around 49 minutes from Hongik University Station)

    Departing from 
    Gangnam Station

    1) Get on Line 2 (Yeoksam Station Bound) at Gangnam Station.
    2) Get off at Seulleung Station and transfer to Bundang Line (Seonjeongneung Bound).
    3) Get off at Wangsimni Station and transfer to Gyeongui Jungang Line (Cheongnyangni Bound).
    4) Get off at Hoegi Station

    (It takes around 40 minutes from Gangnam Station)

    Departing from 
    Seoul Station

    1) Take Seoul Station Line 1 (Soyosan Bound).
    2) Get off at Hoegi Station.

    (It takes around 21 minutes from Seoul Station)


    Shuttle Bus | Hoegi Station > Kyung Hee University

    Step. 1
    Walk out of Hoegi Station Exit 1 and go to the bus station.
    Step. 2

    Board the bus Dongdaemun 01, Dongdaemun 02.

    Step. 3

    Dongdaemun 01 > Get off at "Kyung Hee University Healthcare System" bus station (3 stops away)
    Dongdaemun 02 > Get off at "Kyung Hee Middle & High School) bus station (2 stops away)
    (It takes around 17 minutes)

    Bus | Main Routes

    Departing from Incheon International Airport T1, T2

    ※ Currently all airport buses are suspended due to COVID-19. (As of 2020.04~current) ※

    You can't get to Kyung Hee University from Incheon Airport directly, but you can take Airport Bus No 6002.
    Get off at Cheongnyangni Station and use the subway to get to Hoegi Station.  

    (It takes around 1 hour and 30 minutes from Incheon International Airport)

    [Airport Bus 6002 Price]


    [Where to board Airport Bus6002]
    Incheon International Airport T2: Transportation Center B1 Bus Boarding Platform 30번

    Incheon International Airport T1: 1F Bus Boarding Platform 5B-4

    [6002 Airport Bus Schedule]
    From Incheon International Airport T2: First Bus 06:30 Last Bus 23:00
    From Incheon International Airport T1: First Bus 06:50 Last Bus 23:20
    Bus Interval Time: Around 1 hour (50 minutes-1 hour and 10 minutes)

    [Airport Bus 6002 Main Route]

    Departing from Gangnam Station

    1) Take bus number 420 at 'Gangnam Station' (Subway Line 2).
    2) Get off at 'Seoul Sungsim Hospital' and transfer to bus number
    261, 120, 147, N13, or 1222.
    3) Get off at 'Kyung Hee Middle & High School' Station

    (It takes around 1 hour and 18 minutes)

    Departing from Hongik University Station 

    1) Take bus number 273 at Hongik University Station.
    2) Get off at 'Kyung Hee University Entrance'.

    (It takes around 1 hour and 24 minutes)

    Departing from Seoul Station

    1) Take bus number 201 at Sungnyemun Station.
    2) Get off at 'Kyung Hee University Entrance'.

    (It takes around 1 hour)

    University District and Neighborhood Information

    1. University District Information

    Kyung Hee University is located near Hoegi Station and is very close to Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, so you can enjoy your college life with other students.

    There aren't many entertainment areas around. However, you will find various restaurants, cafes, and banks for students. They are especially known for having a lot of great restaurants that are tucked away in their alleys. 

    2. Nearby Facilities and Neighborhood Information 

    1) Jungnangcheon

    Address: 서울 중랑구 중랑동
    Jungnang-gu, Jungnang-dong, Seoul

    Source: HKBS

    When spring arrives, it is crowded with people day and night trying to capture its beautiful cherry blossom road. 

    You can take a walk along the stream any time of the year, but we highly recommend visiting during the spring.

    The cherry blossom trees in Jungnangcheon is older than other cherry blossom trees you may find in Korea so you will be surrounded by the beautiful scenic view of nature with a long history.

    In the evening, there are colorful LED lights of various colors that turn this location into a magical place.

    2) Pajeon Alley Hoegi Station

    Address: 서울 동대문구 회기로 28길 8
    8, Hoegi-ro 28-gil, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul

    Source: Sijung

    In front of Exit 1 of Hoegi Station, there is a food alley called Pajeon Alley.

    In Korea, many stores were closed down because of all the restrictions due to COVID-19. Pajeon Alley is said to be so popular that it stays open even during the holidays. 

    We hope you get to try pajeon with a cup of makgeolli on this alley! 

    3) Olive Young Kyung Hee University Branch

    Address: 서울 동대문구 경희대로 2
    2 Kyunghee-daero, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul

    If you walk out to the front gate of Kyung Hee University, Olive Young is located right there.

    You don't have to walk too far to shop for cosmetics if you're a student at Kyung Hee University. 

    Click on the links if you want to know more about Olive Young's Best Toner, Best Eye Shadow

    4) Other Nearby Universities: University of Seoul, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

    1) Univsity of Seoul

    Address: 서울특별시 동대문구 서울시립대로 163
    163, Seoulsiripdae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul

     Source: UNN News 

    2) Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

    Address: 서울특별시 동대문구 이문로 107
    107, Imun-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul

    Source: Namu Wiki

    Kyung Hee University is located near University of Seoul and Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, so you can meet many college students around this area.

    You can get great opportunities to make new friends and learn Korean at Kyung Hee University's langugae school.

    We hope that this was helpful for those that are looking to come to Korea to study and learn Korean! If you have any additional questions, please leave a comment below or send us an email at help@creatrip.com!

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