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Korean Studies

Details
Code korean.stud_s2s_C_en
Organizational unit Faculty of International and Political Studies
Field of studies Korean Studies
Form of studies full-time
Level of education graduate (second-cycle)
Educational profile academic
Language(s) of instruction English
Minimum number of students 15
Number of places offered 15
Duration 2 years (4 semesters)
Required document
  • higher education diploma
Application round 1 (08.02.2024 12:00 – 26.06.2024 23:59)

Please note! Applications to this programme are reviewed continuously.

About the programme

information about the programme studia.uj.edu.pl
admission statistics (previous years) statistics overview (in Polish)
application fee 100 PLN
tuition fees

For the 1st year: 8 500 PLN

For the 2nd year: The tuition fee for the 2nd year of studies is specified by the Keimyung University in Korea.

According to the agreement with the University, the fee is: 1 800 EUR

More information: fees.

harmful factors present during the course of education none

Useful information

Continuous admission process

Applications to this programme are reviewed continuously. In this admission mode we encourage all candidates to regularly check messages sent to them in their IRK accounts, which will help the process. Steps required in the continuous admission process:

  • submit your application for the chosen programme;
  • enter all required data into the system and upload documents;
  • pay the application fee;
  • confirm the application by clicking on the "Confirm" button in the “Application“ tab.
    PLEASE NOTE! Before you confirm your application, ensure that all recruitment requirements have been met (required data have been entered into the system, the documents have been uploaded, and the application fee has been paid). Once the application is confirmed, it cannot be edited.

Once all those steps are completed and requirements are satisfied, the application will be checked and reviewed. Results of the admissions process are published regularly throughout the application round (except August 2024). Each results publication includes candidates, whose correctly submitted applications were already reviewed. 

Who can apply?

Studies can be undertaken by people who hold:

  • diploma of higher education (at least Licencjat or equivalent, e.g. bachelor) awarded in the academic area of: Humanities, Social Sciences, Theology.

An international diploma has to prove the candidate’s eligibility to undertake the second-cycle programmes of study in the country of issue.   

Qualified candidates need to have graduated from the declared study programme by the time of enrolment.  

Application

To apply for your chosen programme, please click on the green "Sign up" button on the right side of the screen. 
Please remember to fill out all required data and upload the documents needed. After completing the application, you must confirm it by clicking on the "Confirm" button in the “Application“ tab.

Attention! Once the application is confirmed, it cannot be edited. Only confirmed applications are considered. 

Documents required during the submission of the application

Upon the submission of the application, candidates have to fill out a form containing questions about the:

  • the course of study they have graduated from (upon the time of enrolment),
  • declare that their diploma belongs to the area of Humanities, Social Sciences, Theology,
  • knowledge of the Korean language,
  • knowledge of the English language.
Submission of documents is not required at this stage.

Only paid and confirmed applications will be considered.

Calculating the final result

Admission rules have been established in the resolution no. 46/V/2023 of the Senate of the Jagiellonian University of 31 May 2023.

The final admission result is calculated based on the following elements:

element weight
interview 100%

Results on the document entitling to undertake studies are not considered in the calculation of the final admission result.

About the interview

An interview to check predispositions to study. It is conducted in English.

Candidates are notified of the interview details individually through their IRK accounts.

The interviews will be conducted online (via Microsoft Teams, Skype etc.). To take part in the interview, please note that you will need a stable Internet connection, a working microphone and headphones or speakers, as well as a webcam (you will be asked to show your ID card to the camera in order to verify your identity). You are also expected to answer the questions without any assistance.  

Final result and enrolment

After reviewing the application, the candidate receives information in the IRK on their final result and qualification status. 
Qualified candidates are obliged to complete their enrolment by the date specified in the admission schedule.

Documents required for the enrolment

documents to be downloaded from IRK account* (tab “Application“, link “Documents and further steps“)

  • personal questionnaire
  • form “Basis for application“
  • power of attorney (only if a candidate is enrolled by a representative)
  • declaration for the correspondence enrolment 

documents, copies of which should be provided together with the originals for inspection

ATTENTION! Please familiarize yourself with the list of required documents and prepare them in advance, as their collection may take longer than the time allocated admission to studies. 

  • valid passport or UE citizen ID card (only for inspection, no copies)
  • diploma of higher education entitling to undertake second-cycle studies*
  • certified translation into Polish or English of the documents issued in a language other than Polish or English
  • decision issued by the director of Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange or by Polish Minister

Documents which can be delivered until September 26:

  • apostille or legalization of a certificate obtained outside Poland
  • a document confirming holded medical insurance

*If the candidate doesn't have a diploma yet, in its place, he may submit a certificate of graduation, together with a declaration that he or she undertakes to deliver a copy of the diploma with the original for inspection by September 26, 2024. 

More information: documents

Tuition fee payment

A tuition fee is required from all foreigners. The fee amount is listed at the top of the page, in the “About the programme” section.

Candidates, who hold NAWA's decision entitling them to exemption from the tuition fees before the enrolment are obliged to declare correct basis for undertaking the studies during the application. It is also possible to change the rules for financing studies in case of obtaining the decision after the enrolment. More information: fees.

Contact

 

Institute of the Middle and Far East

Welcome Centre
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questions related to the programme of studies: the programme, signing up for courses, student ID, tuition fees, USOSweb password reset, etc.

questions related to the admission process: the IRK, application fees, booking enrolment dates, required documents, etc.
office hours Tuesday—Friday 9 am to 2 pm Monday—Friday 9 am to 3 pm
phone

(+48) 12 663 26 05
(+48) 12 663 26 04

(+48) 12 663 26 60

(+48) 12 663 26 61

email

sekretariat-orient@uj.edu.pl

rekrutacja@uj.edu.pl

address

Oleandry 2a, room 0.09
30-063 Kraków

Ingardena 6 (enter through Oleandry 2a)

30-060 Kraków