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Undergraduate Graduation Requirements

To acquire a bachelor’s degree students need to register for all regular semesters required, complete the curriculum, and pass a dissertation examination. A student expecting his/her 7th semester(For transfer students, 3th semester) is required to self-examine the graduation requirements before the start of course registration period for the corresponding semester.

Graduation Requirements for International Students who joined since 2007
Graduation Requirements for International Students who joined since 2007
Registration Credits Required for Graduation GPA Graduation Dissertation “3 PUM” (3 Qualifications)
Minimum of 8 semesters Must meet credit requirements/ qualify graduation test for one’s major 2.00 or greater Varies according to dept. International Qualification*

International students are exempt from credit requirement of International Language Courses

  • Student who entered in 2014~2015: TOPIK level 4 or above
    Student who entered after 2016: TOPIK level 5 or above
    (Transfer or English track students are exempted)

 

Course Completion
  • When a student only fulfills credit and minimum GPA requirements but fails to pass the dissertation examination, the student is marked as ‘completed’.
  • Student who is in course completion status cannot acquire a bachelor’s degree, but can only print out ‘Certificate of completion’.
  • If the completed student acquires the requirements for graduation within the next semester, a bachelor’s degree is given on the semester’s graduation date at the end of each academic semester.
  • There is no time limitation to acquire the requirements for graduation after completion.

 

Graduation Requirement
  • Depending on the department graduation requirement differs. Students must check the requirements with the department office of one’s major.
  • Students doing multiple majors should meet the graduation requirement for both the first, second, and third dept. If the student fails to fulfill any of the requirements, he/she cannot graduate.

 

Graduate School Graduation Requirements

To acquire a master’s degree and Ph.D., students should fulfill all the requirements including registering for regular semesters required, fulfilling the minimum credits for completion, passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination, qualifying Korean language ability and successfully defending dissertation examination.

General Graduate School-Master Degree Acquisition Requirements(Joined after 2006)
  • Registration(4 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Fulfilling requisite international course credits + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination
    • Students admitted by submitting proof of English proficiency should satisfy minimum requirement of Korean language ability before graduation.(from 2017 Spring semester) (Please refer to page 109 )

 

General Graduate School-Doctorate Degree Acquisition Requirements (Joined after 2006)
  • Registration(4 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Fulfilling requisite international courses credits + Obtaining GPA (over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Registration for research(4 semesters max.) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination
    • Students admitted by submitting proof of English proficiency should satisfy minimum requirement of Korean language ability before graduation.(from 2017 Spring semester) (Please refer to page 109 )

 

General Graduate School-Combined Master and Ph.D Program Graduation Requirements (Joined after 2006)
  • Registration(8 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Fulfilling requisite international courses credits(6 credits from student’s dept.) + Registration for Research(4 semesters max.) + Obtaining GPA (over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination
    • Students admitted by submitting proof of English proficiency should satisfy minimum requirement of Korean language ability before graduation.(from 2017 Spring semester) language courses.(Please refer to page 109 )

 

Professional Graduate School-Master Degree Acquisition Requirements (Joined after 2008)
  • Professional Graduate School Master Program Class of 2009 and After
    • → Registration(4 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Fulfilling requisite international courses credits(3 credits from student’s dept.) + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination
  • Professional Graduate School Professional Master Program Joined after 2008
    • → Registration(4 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Fulfilling requisite international courses credits(3 credits from student’s dept.) + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination

 

Professional Graduate School-Doctorate Acquisition Requirements(Joined after 2008)
  • Registration(4 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Registration for Research(4 semesters max) + Fulfilling requisite international courses credits(3 credits from student’s dept.) + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination

 

Professional Graduate School-Combined Master and Ph.D Program Graduation Requirements(Joined after 2007)
  • Registration(8 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits + Registration for Research(4 semesters max) + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination

 

Special Graduate School-Master Degree Acquisition Requirements
  • Dissertation Track: Registration(5 semesters) + Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits) + Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits) + Passing the dissertation submission qualifying examination + Successfully defending dissertation examination
  • Dissertation Replacement by Credits Track: Registration(5 semesters)+ Fulfilling all requirements of requisite and prerequisite course credits)+ Obtaining GPA(over 3.00 based on acquired credits)+ Completing credits to replace the dissertation(6 credits)

 

Early Completion of Combined Master and Ph.D. Program
  • Students who fulfilled credits required for completion of the CMP Program within 6 or 7 semesters can shorten their study time by 2 or 1 semesters, respectively.
  • If an applicant for early completion does not fulfill the requirements, they will fail the early completion and become subject to the same completion requirements as other students.