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English Language and Literature

Korea University

12 months
8372 USD/year
8372 USD/year
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The Department of English Language and Literature at Korea University aims to develop critical and creative thinking skills that can contribute to social development as future intellectuals by comprehensively understanding all fields of English and English literature, and to develop the ability to communicate in English as an international language.


About the Department 

Through the history of the department for nearly half a century, the successive professors of the Department of English Literature at Korea University have been pivotal figures in Korean English literature, and this tradition continues today. 

Graduates of this English Language and Literature program can advance into various jobs in society based on their ability to communicate in English and an understanding of major fields related to English and American languages ​​and literature. Graduates went on to become professors at universities across the country and continue to walk the path of literature as poets, writers, and literary critics who are attracting attention outside of school. are actively working

Programme Structure


  •  English and American plays
  • Major English Writing
  • English phonetics
  • English and American Literature and Popular Culture
  • English Physician sociolinguistics
  • United States City
  • English development history
  • Understanding English Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant must complete regular primary and secondary education, equivalent to Grades 1 to 12 in the Korean education system, either in Korea or overseas. 
  • Completion of qualification examinations and programs such as GED, homeschooling, online courses, or language schools, and so on from the level of primary, secondary to higher education are not regarded as equivalent to a regular academic school curriculum.
  •  Official language proficiency test result (TOEFL, IELTS Academic, HSK, JLPT, JPT, DELF, DALF, TOPIK, etc.) - Standardized international admissions qualifications tests (ACT, A-level, AP, IB, SAT, 高考, etc.) -
  •  National certificate of technical qualification, state certified qualification, etc. - 
  • Documents issued during and by a high school/university: prize conferred by high school/university for activities carried out at high school/university

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4186 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    8372 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4186 USD per semester during 12 months.

4886000 KRW 

Living costs for Seoul

1853935 - 1761654 KRW /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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