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■ Programs Offered for Admission

College & Unit Major
College of Natural Sciences Mathematical Sciences
Physics & Astronomy Physics
Biological Sciences
Earth & Environmental Sciences

※ Students are to select major after completing the first year of Physics&Astronomy Dept. course.

※ The quota for international admissions is not predetermined.

※ The College of Education offers admissions within the limit of 10% of each unit for the designated year, in accordance with the “Teacher-Training Institution Quota Adjustment” implemented by the Ministry of Education.

■ 2021 Spring Admissions Timeline(※ ALL dates are based on Korean Standard Time.)

Step Deadline

Online Application, Scan & Upload Documents 

International Admission Ⅰ: 10:00, July 20th (Mon), 2020 - 17:00, July 30th (Thu), 2020

International Admission Ⅱ: 10:00, July 20th (Mon), 2020 - 17:00, July 24th (Wed), 2020

Online Submission of Recommendation Letter Period: 10:00, July 20th (Mon), 2020 - 17:00, July 31st (Fri), 2020
  • Submission through email or post are invalid.
Performance Test

September 4th (Fri), 2020

* In such a case, the corresponding College/Department will individually notify the applicants of further details.

  • International Admissions type I, Ⅱ (Undergraduate) applicants applying for the College of Fine Art and International Admissions type Ⅱ (Undergraduate) applicants applying for the Department of Physical Education, College of Educations may be subject to a performance test.

Preliminary Admissions Decision

& Submission of Original Documents 



Announcement of Admissions Decision


After 17:00, September 25th (Fri), 2020

* Results will be posted on the SNU website(http://en.snu.ac.kr/apply/info)

Period: 10:00, September 28th (Mon), 2020 - 17:00, October 12th (Mon), 2020

* Preliminary admitted applicants must submit original documents by post or visit.

Registration February 2021 (TBA)
  • Applicants are advised to note the ‘Reference Guide for New International Students’ for further details regarding the registration process.
Korean Proficiency Test among the admitted students February 2021 (TBA)
  • SNU website will indicate those who are required to take the Korean proficiency test on the admission result announcement screen.

※ For further information about application process and admissions, please make an inquiry to ‘Office of Admissions’ email address.(snuadmit@snu.ac.kr)

※ The scheduled dates above are subject to change. Please make sure to check for any changes announced on this website.(https://en.snu.ac.kr/admission)

■ Scholarships

Before Application

The following is the scholarship programs offered for undergraduate applicants. Students may apply for the programs before or during the admission application period. Applicants may find program details via this website http://en.snu.ac.kr/apply/info or supporting organizations.

Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP)

Overseas Koreans Scholarship

After Admission

Those who received admissions from SNU may apply for the following scholarship programs. Program details are posted on SNU website (http://en.snu.ac.kr/apply/info) or Office of International Affairs Notice Board (http://oia.snu.ac.kr).

SNU Global Scholarship

Glo-Harmony Scholarship

Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) - Korean Government Support Program for Self-Financed Student

DAEWOONG Foundation Scholarship

Korean War Memorial Foundation Scholarship

International Student Scholarship

Korea-Japan Cultural Association Scholarship