Graduate School of Education

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Graduate School of Education at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
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For more detailed admission information, please check the attached file above.

I. Application Dates

□ Early Decision      □ Regular Decision

II. Majors and Capacity

Course Majors Capacity
MA in Pedagogy Korean Language Education Creative and Convergent Education ○○○
Chinese Language Education Japanese Language Education
English Language Education English Education for Young Learners
History Education Social Science Education
Mathematics Education Computer Education
Counseling Psychology Early Childhood Education
Multicultural Education Spanish Language Education
Reading and Essay Writing Education

III. Criteria

A. University graduates or graduates-to-be graduating

B. BAs from foreign universities (graduates-to-be are not applicable-different graduation dates)

C. Anyone with same or more academic achievements recognized by the secretary of Ministry of Education based on other laws
Applicants can apply for different major from college. (Certificate is not achievable)

D. Foreign Applicants are required to prove their Korean proficiency level by submitting a certificate of TOPIK level 3 or higher (Students need to achieve TOPIK level 4 or higher before graduation). Otherwise, international applicants have to submit one of the following English qualifications: TOEFL (550 PBT/210 CBT/80 IBT or above), IELTS (an overall grade of 5.5 or above), FLEX (550 or above), TEPS (550 or above).

IV. Documents

[*Only the ones as valid as the original copy can be submitted in case of documents issued online]
[*Submit the documents at the office or by mail]

A. Application Form (written and printed online) 1

B. Research Proposal (GSE prescribed form) 1

C. College Diploma and Transcripts (Grades by Percentage) 1

▶ Korean verification by related embassy needed for foreign college graduates

▶Go to http://www.chsi.com.cn or http://www.cdgdc.edu.cn for Chinese college verification. First translate diploma and scripts (in English) and get them verified. (Submit both English copies and verifications)

D. Copy of Teacher’s License 1 (if applicable)

E. Certificate of Career 1 (In-Service Teachers Only)

F. Recommendation from Associated Consignor 1 (Active-Duty Soldiers Only)

G. Uploaded Photos (3x4cm)

▶ If color prints are unavailable, put them on application and identification slip and take them to the interview.

H. Others

▶ Application Fee: 80,000 won (Included Online Transaction Fee 5,000 won)

▶ Applications should be sent as registered mails and the ones received after 17:00 on the last date will not be considered.

▶ A Copy of Foreign Language Proficiency(within two years of application): English Language Education, Chinese Language Education Applicants will be granted extra scores.

Distinction Certificate Notes
English Language Education FLEX English, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS If applicants applicable. (Optional)
Chinese Language Education HSK
Foreign applicants TOPIK level 3 or higher (Foreign students need to achieve TOPIK level 4 or higher before graduation.) or English Qualification (Please refer #3 Criteria) All foreign applicants have to submit. (Compulsory)
All certificates are valid within two years of application.


◈ All submitted documents should be issued within three months of submission.

◈ Sign on the application.

◈ Documents should be submitted at the office or by mail.

◈ Take the identification slip on the day of interview.

◈ Submitted documents will not be returned.

If the documents or information are found to be incorrect, the applicant will bear all potential disadvantages.


Graduate School of Education|TEL. +82-2-2173-2419   E-Mail. hufsgse@hufs.ac.kr