MS/PhD

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ATTN [MS/PhD] Fall 2017 Thesis/Dissertation Examination
2017 Fall Semester Graduate School   Notices on Examination of Degree Dissertations   A. Important Dates and Related Notices - Apply for examination of degree dissertations online and submit the required documents to the administration office of the corresponding department within the document submission period. 1) Online Application Period for Examination of Degree Dissertations    : September11, 2017 (Monday) ~ October 18, 2017 (Wednesday) 4:00 PM   2) Application Method: Portal Login > Registration and Graduation > Evaluation for Thesis > Evaluation of Thesis (Masters and Doctoral)   3) Registration Period : October 25, 2017 (Wednesday) ~ October 26, 2017 (Thursday) 4:00 PM   4) Examination Fees: After applying, print out your bill and pay the examination fee at KEB Hana Bank during the payment period. ※ Departments of the College of Medicine, College of Health Science, and at Sejong campus must pay through the designated account instead of the virtual account number, and the name of the depositor should be the name of the student followed by the last three digits of their student number.     colleger Bank Account Number Business KEB Hana Bank accounts 5) Examination Fee Payment Period : October 25, 2017 (Wednesday) ~ October 26, 2017 (Thursday) 4:00 PM   B. Submission of Application for Examination of Degree Dissertations 1) Submission Period: October 25, 2017 (Wednesday) ~ October 26, 2017 (Thursday)  2) Submission Documents: Submit the dissertation and following documents to the administration office of the corresponding department (room 304 of KUBS main building) . Category Master’s Program Doctoral Program Notes Dissertation for Examination 1. One copy for academic advisor 2. Two copies for the administration office of the corresponding department 1. One copy for academic advisor 2. Four copies for the administration office of the corresponding department Temporarily-bound dissertation Documents for Examination of Degree Dissertations Request for Dissertation Examination and Approval for Submission of Dissertation Print out after applying online     Request for Dissertation Examination   Print out after applying online   Approval for Submission of Dissertation   1. Recommendation from academic advisor 2. Signature and seal from academic advisor, a professor from the same department, and the head of the department Separate form Recommendation from the Dissertation Examination Committee 1. Recommendation from academic advisor 2. Signature and seal from academic advisor and the head of the department Separate f Point of Contact of the external member of the dissertation examination committee Accurately record the personal information, name of bank (account number), and other pertinent information Related to examination fee payment Dissertation Examination Report Record the degree, department, student number, academic advisor, major, name, and the title of the dissertation Written by the examination committee chairperson Supplements   A certificate of publication (a copy) from one of the journals listed in the Science Citation Index (SCI) or in publications of the National Research Foundation of Korea as well as expanded publications (excluding science majors) (applicable to students admitted beginning fall semester, 2009)   Confirmation of Compliance with Research Ethics for Degree Dissertation (Prescribed Form) Examination Fee General 150,000 KRW 500,000 KRW Payment  through virtual account (with the exceptions of the College of Medicine, College of Health Science, and Sejong Campus) Academy-Research-Industry 200,000 KRW 600,000 KRW ① Recommendation from an examination committee member and the list of examination committee members must be written by the academic advisor. ② Confirmation from the person in charge of the dissertation examination request form must be verified at the administration office of the corresponding department. ③ One copy of the dissertation for examination needs to be delivered directly to the academic advisor. The remaining copies will be delivered to the committee members by the administration office of the corresponding department. ④The request form for dissertation examination printed from the portal and all the attached documents must be submitted to the administration office of the corresponding department. The department administration office will send the submitted documents from students (Forms D-7, D-10, D-13, and D-16 for doctoral students, T-6-and T-7 for master’s students) and/or copies of dissertation for examination, and dissertation examination report form to the examination committee chairperson and committee members.   C. Submission of the Result and Evaluation of the Dissertation Examination: due December 8 (Friday) - After the final dissertation examination, the dissertation examination committee chairperson will complete the report, including the result and evaluation of the examination and submit it to the academic office of the corresponding department.   D. (Library Homepage) Online Uploading of the Dissertation: December 26, 2017 (Tuesday) ~ January 5, 2018(Friday) On the library homepage (http://library.korea.ac.kr), go to User Service > Submit Thesis > http://library.korea.ac.kr >User Service > Submit Thesis.   E. Submission of Complete Bound Copies of the Dissertation to the Library and Submission of a copy of the title and signature pages of the complete bound version of the dissertation to the administration office of the corresponding department: January 4, 2017(Thursday) ~ January 5, 2018(Friday)   F. Important Notices 1) Writing Guide for the Complete Bound Version of the Dissertation: Refer to Chapter 4 Section 2, Examination of Degree Dissertations, in the Constitution of the Graduate School – Detailed Enforcement Regulations for the Graduate School (Bound dissertations should be 4 x 6). 2) A submitted request form for a dissertation examination and examination fees are not returnable. 3) Changing the title of the dissertation: The title of the complete bound version of the dissertation should match the title recorded in the final report of the dissertation examination. In case the title of the dissertation has been changed, the title should also be changed in the final report of the dissertation examination and approved by the dissertation examination committee chairperson. 4) Submission of the Complete Bound Version of the Dissertation: ① Upload the dissertation on the library homepage (http://library.korea.ac.kr) under User Service > Submit Thesis, print out the confirmation sheet and get it stamped after submitting the complete bound version of the dissertation to the designated library. ② Submit the confirmation sheet and a copy of the title and signature pages of the complete bound version of the dissertation to the administration office of the corresponding department. 5) Observance of the Submission Dates: Examination documents and complete bound versions of dissertations submitted after the submission dates shall not be registered, and such dissertations shall be marked fail if a dissertation submission confirmation sheet of dissertation submission and a copy of the title and signature pages of the complete bound version of the dissertation have not been submitted by Friday, January 5, 2017.    September 2017   Dean of the Graduate School
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ATTN [MS/PhD] Fall 2017 Comprehensive Exam
Notice of Comprehensive Exam for the Fall Semester of 2017   1. Types of Exam (Substitutes for or Exemptions from Comprehensive Exam is abolished) A. Written Test : Three and more subjects for those who are in the Master’s degree program, and four and more subjects for the Doctoral degree program as well as the Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program B. Oral Test : The test will be conducted in accordance with internal regulations of each department considering major and dissertation ※ More details on exams of each department need to be referred to revised plan for comprehensive exam, or be asked to the head of the department.   2. Exam Qualification A. Master’s degree program: Those who acquired 18 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA B. Doctoral degree program: Those who acquired 27 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA C. Integrated Master and Ph.D. degree program: Those who acquired 45 or more credits, and received 3.0 or higher GPA ※ Only major subjects are counted as necessary credits. (Research Guidance, prerequisite or advisor designated courses are not counted) ※ Regardless of language exam result, students can take the comprehensive exam. ※ Department can limit students from taking comprehensive exam when those students should finish prerequisite or advisor designated courses. Students studying in the department need to check the requirements before applying for the comprehensive exam.   3. Application Form Issue and Submission A. Period: September 18(Mon.) ~19(Tue.) B. Place: Online application or academic affairs office of each department(Anam)/ academic affairs office of each department of each college(Sejong) D. Online application: KUPID > Registration&Graduation > Application/Verification for exams > Application for Comprehensive Exam C. Students concerned shall fill out the application form for comprehensive exam(written/oral) and submit it. ※ Applicants need to fill in all blanks in the form, and should get signature from advisor and the head of the department before submission.   4. Time and Place of Written Test The test will be conducted between September 25(Mon.) ~29(Fri.). The exact time and place will be designated by each department. * Department of Business/ International Business test date : September 30(Sat.) 9 Am-    5. Announcement of Successful Applicants Applicants who pass the comprehensive exam will be announced at PM 2:00 on October 23 (Mon.). The list will be posted on the bulletin board of the academic affairs office.    September 2017  Dean of the Graduate School, Korea University
Sep 08, 2017
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ATTN [MS/PhD] Fall 2017 Language Examination Exemption Request
Based on Chapter 4, Article 38 of the Constitution & the Internal Regulations of the Graduate School, KUBS is now accepting applications for exemption from Foreign Language Exam to submit a dissertation.   1. Eligibility - MS, PhD and Integrated MS & PhD Programs (prospective students entering in Fall 2017 can apply for exemption once their admissions are confirmed) 2. Application Period - August 7, 2017 (Mon) – October 11 (Wed); 17:00 3. How to Apply - Online application ▷ KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 외국어시험 면제신청 (available on the Korean KUPID only)   4. How to Apply A. After logging into KUPID, upload your official language proficiency test score report. B. Your test score must be valid for 2 years since the test date.  (However, the test report submitted for admission will be valid even after 2 years.) C. If you entered Korea University before 2014 and submitted your language proficiency test score report for admission, please apply online first and then visit your department office to certify your test report from an authorized staff. Afterwards, submit your certified document to the Graduate School Administration Office (if you do not turn in the certified document, your exemption application will not be completed). D. If you entered Korea University in 2014 and later, you can simply apply online (please upload your admission documents in the “첨부파일” box.) E. After uploading your test report of IELTS, TestDaf, or ZMP and your diploma, you must submit the official test score report at the Graduate School Administration Office (without the official document, your exemption application will not be completed). F. If you have completed the Korean Language Regular Program, apply for exemption along with your transcript (Institute of Foreign Language Studies Website: http://langtopia.korea.ac.kr). G. Please refer to the attached file (면제신청 입력 예시.xlsx) when entering your information online.   5. Additional Notes A. Exemption application is not needed if you earn a grade of B or above in the language course (including Korean) offered by KU Institute of Foreign Language Studies (check your results on the Korean portal: KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 합격내역조회). B. Exemption application is not need if you pass the school’s Graduation Qualification English Test (check your results on the Korean portal: KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 합격내역조회). C. Students entering in March 2015 and later must check out the exemption criteria table as the passing scores for French and Russian have been changed. D. Release Date of Exemption Results for Fall 2017: October 23 (Mon) (Check your results on the Korean portal: KUPID - 학적/졸업 - 각종시험 신청/확인 - 합격내역조회)  
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ATTN [MS/PhD] Fall 2017 Course Registration Guidelines
l. The Period of Registration and Add/drop 1. Registration: 10:00 AM, 24 Aug.(Thu) ~ 5:00 PM, 28 Aug. (Mon), 2017 2. Add/drop : 10:00 AM, 7 Sep.(Thu) ~ 5:00 PM, 8 Sep.(Fri), 2017   Ⅱ. How to Register 1. Access to exclusive URL for course registration(http://sugang.korea.ac.kr/graduate/), and then choose 'Graduate School' and '2nd Semester'. 2. Guidance of Research: Guidance of Research should be chosen every semester according to the below division. <Division of 'Guidance of Research'> (1) Current Students: DKK500-division (Title: Guidance of Research) (2) Graduate Students in KIST Academy Research Industry Collaboration Program, Program in Biomicrosystem Engineering, and those who are in the 2nd or above semester of Science and Technology Studies : DKK510 for Research of Guidance 1, and DKK520 for Research of Guidance 2, 1 credit per each course (3) Completed research graduate students: DKK-600 (Title: Tutorial Research after Completion of Course Work) ※ Except for Guidance of Research credits, students who completed course works are not allowed to take other courses   Ⅲ. The Confirmation of Course Register 1. After finishing online registration under the guidance of advisor and the head of the department, please confirm your courses at 『KUPID-Information Depot-Course Information-Course Registration』. If any problems, then you must correct them within the period of add/drop. (New students will be able to access to KUPID after the beginning of the semester.) 2. If your course is closed after the period of add/drop, you can change your courses at the academic affairs office of your college. 3. You are not allowed to register, add and drop courses after the period of add/drop.   IV. Caution for Course Registration 1. Online registration must be done by him/herself. 2. Please be aware that any opportunities to register will not be given to those who did not complete the process during the period of registration and add/drop. 3. After finishing course registration, you must check (or print) the screen at KUPID whether the courses were correctly input or not. 4. Those who will return to the graduate school are expected to finish their registration in the given period. Also, the registration will be officially approved after finishing your application process to return to the school. 5. Please accurately check the academic number of courses you intend to undertake. If the course is not officially registered due to any reason such as putting a wrong number, it will not be acknowledged without any exception. 6. Graduate students are not allowed to retake the same course previously taken. If do so, the course will be seen as duplicate and cannot be officially acknowledged. You can only retake the course if you had a failing mark before. 7. You can review your results at 'Information Depot' section of the KUPID system. 8. Aside from major courses, every student has to apply for Guidance of Research(DKK500), 2 credits in each semester, so that you must acquire total 8 credits for 4 semesters. Please check whether the course is automatically registered, and change it only if it is incorrect. 9. Graduate students in KIST Academy Research Industry Collaboration Program, Program in Biomicrosystem Engineering, and those who are in the 2nd or above semester of Science and Technology Studies have to apply for both DKK510(Guidance of Research 1) and DKK520 (Guidance of Research 2) complying to their 'double-advisor system'. 10. Maximum limit of applied credits per semester is up to 12, and it can be 15 if including prerequisite courses (Eligible for school year's students before 2010) or advisor designated courses (Eligible for school year's students after 2010). (Excluding credits of Guidance of Research). 11. If you take any non-prerequisite courses from the undergraduate level, the credit will not be acknowledged. Prerequisite or advisor designated courses are not included in your major courses, and will be marked on your report card as elective courses. 12. As from the first semester in the year 2008, 'professional development in teaching' is open for doctorate candidates, so please apply for it if interested. (20 students in CTL810-00 course) 13. If you retake the same course or a retroactive course, the credit will not be acknowledged in any case. In addition, students in Ph. D. course are not allowed to register again any class completed in his or her Master course. 14. If taking a prerequisite course or an advisor designated course, please input the correct course number referring to undergraduate timetable, and clearly put the course as 'prerequisite' or 'advisor designated course'. <Within 15 credits including graduate courses> 15. Please note that course classifications (major, prerequisite, guidance of research and advisor designated course) must be correct. You may be disadvantaged if the credit is not acknowledged by incorrect input.    16. The length of class period ◆ Anam Campus 1st Period: 9:00~10:15 (75 Min.) 2nd Period: 10:30~11:45 (75 Min.) 3rd Period: 12:00~12:50 (50 Min.) 4th Period: 13:00~13:50 (50 Min.) 5th Period: 14:00~15:15 (75 Min.) 6th Period: 15:30-16:45 (75 Min.) 7th Period: 17:00~17:50 (50 Min.) 8th Period: 18:00~18:50 (50 Min.) ◆ Sejong Campus 1st Period: 9:00~ 9:50 (50 Min.) 2nd Period: 10:00~10:50 (50 Min.) 3rd Period: 11:00~11:50 (50 Min.) 4th Period: 12:00~12:50 (50 Min.) 5th Period: 13:00~13:50 (50 Min.) 6th Period: 14:00-14:50 (50 Min.) 7th Period: 15:00~15:50 (50 Min.) 8th Period: 16:00~16:50 (50 Min.) ※ Break time: 15 minutes after 75 minute class, 10 minutes after 50 minute class 17. Time and place of course can be changed depending on the circumstances. 18. If you have any questions about course registration, please contact to the academic affairs team of your college, or to the Office of Information Technology and Service(3290-4174) if there is problems in registration system.   V. According to domestic academic exchange program, you can cross-register at total 13 institutes including Kyung Hee University, University of Science and Technology, Seoul National University, University of Seoul, Seoul Women's University, Sookmyung Women's University, Yonsei University, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea National Defense University, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Duksung Women's University, The Academy of Korean Studies, and Sungkyunkwan University. Please check the timetable on their own homepages. A guide to Academic Exchange Program will be posted on the notice board of KUPID. ※ Please refer to Chapter 4 of the General Graduate School Rules for Operation (School Regulations for Graduate Schools).   VI. In the case of specialized graduate school of Korea University, you can apply for Graduate School of International Studies, Graduate School of Information Protection Studies, Green School, Medical School, Graduate School of Convergence Information Technology, Graduate School of Information Management and Security. It is allowed to take maximum of 6 credits of courses relevant to your major. (You can only take them within the range of credit acknowledgement, and you are not allowed to apply for courses not associated with your major, such as language courses.) 1. Register: In the period of course registration, you must complete your online registration, and fill out and submit a 'request form of exchange program of exchange program in the university' to the academic affair team of your college with permission from your advisor and head of department. 2. Credit Acknowledgement: It is acknowledged as major course, and total amount of acknowledged credit cannot exceed a half of minimum credit required for completion. (However, total amount of acknowledged credit including any case of credit acknowledgement listed on 'Constitution of the Graduate' cannot exceed a half of minimum credit required for completion.)   VII. Korean Language Program for International Graduate Students 1. Applicant: Any international students of Graduate School excluding undergraduate students 2. Course Registration: On-line registration should be completed by each applicant during the period of registration or add/drop. The credits from this program are not included in major credits, and students are required to change his/her class numbers during the period of add/drop if the class is divided. <Inquiry: KU Foreign Language Center (02-3290-1453)> 3. Classes in Anam Campus (Course Number/Number of Class/Credit(Hours)) (1) IFLS 108-50/ 한국어 초급Ⅰ(BEGINNER'S KOREAN I)/ 3credits (6hours) (2) IFLS 110-50/ 한국어 중급Ⅰ(INTERMEDIATE KOREAN I)/ 3credits (6hours) 4. Credit (Hours): 3credits (6hours) 5. Division of Classes (Procedure): Quota for a division is set to 25 students per one class, and the class can be divided if the number of students exceeds 30. (Placement test will be conducted during the first week after course registration. Classes will be divided after approval of the application for course division.) 6. Classes will be offered on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 7:00 to 8:15 PM (75minutes) in Woodang Hall. 7. This Korean Language program is not considered as a way to pass the Korean Language Examination for graduation of Graduate School. 8. Classes in Sejong Campus (Course Number/Number of Class/Credit(Hours)) (1) SLSC 221-00/ 한국어초급1(BEGINNER'S KOREAN I)/ 3credits (6hours) (2) SLSC 223-00/ 한국어중급1(INTERMEDIATE KOREAN I)/ 3credits (6hours) (3) SLSC 225-00/ 한국어고급1(Advanced Korean KOREAN I)/ 3credits (6hours) <Inquiry: Sejong Institute of International Affairs and Education (041-860-1661)>    ※ You can apply your Single ID at KUPID: http://portal.korea.ac.kr ※ Any notice from the Graduate School: http://graduate.korea.ac.kr
Aug 17, 2017
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