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Earth Environment Science

Korea University

12 months
10132 USD/year
10132 USD/year
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At the Department of Earth Environment Science, Korea University you can study Earth Environmental Science which is a science that predicts future environmental changes based on the understanding of the Earth's constituent materials that were created about 4.6 billion years ago and the process of changes in the global environment from the past to the present. 


About the Department

The Department of Earth Environment Science, Korea University, was established as the Department of Geology in the Faculty of Science in the College of Science and Engineering in 1968. In 1969, 40 freshmen were recruited, and the quota increased to 45 in 1993. However, with the participation in the Brain Korea 21 (BK21) project started in 1999, the quota was reduced to 35. The graduate school was established in 1973, and in 1977, it was separated from the College of Science and Technology into the College of Science and its affiliation was changed to the College of Science.

Programme Structure


  • Strategic Mineral Resources
  • Environmental Geochemistry
  • Geotechnical Lab
  • Interfacial Minerals
  • Environmental Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geomicrobiology

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10132 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5066 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10132 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5066 USD per semester during 12 months.

5914000 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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