! [Undergraduate] 2017 KUBS Challenge (Business Case Competition)
Korea University Business School will host a business case competition called “2017 KUBS Challenge."   1. Eligibility - Team of four KUBS undergraduate students (including dual degree, double majors, minors) - Students who can present in English 2. How to Apply - Application Period: October 31, 2017 (Tue) – November 7, 2017 (Tue) - [Click here to apply for 2017 KUBS Challenge!] (the online application will be available starting October 31)   3. Schedule   Date Detail Remarks Online Application By November 7 (Tue); 11:59 p.m. Fill out a Google registration form.   Case Distribution November 10 (Fri); 9:00 a.m. Devise a solution for the provided case within 24 hours. The case will be distributed to your team leader’s email. Slide Submission By November 11 (Sat); 9:00 a.m. Use Microsoft PowerPoint Submit your slides to Presentation and Award Ceremony November 11 (Sat); 1:00 p.m. The presentations will be 15 minutes followed by a 10 –minute Q&A.   The award ceremony will be held after judging. Venue: Room 209 in Hyundai Motor Hall * The schedule above is subject to change. * Each team member must actively participate in the team’s presentation in English. 3. Judging Criteria: Analytical skills, logical and creative thinking, communication skills, etc.   4. Awards   Total Awards Gold 1 team Certificate and tickets to 2018 MICC Silver 1 team Certificate and prize Bronze 1 team Certificate and prize * All participants will receive a souvenir for attending.   5. Benefits - Gold winning team will have the opportunity to participate in the 2018 Marshall International Case Competition hosted by the University of Southern California, U.S.A. - KUBS will cover registration fee, airfare, accommodation, etc. for the 2018 MICC. - MICC Competition Period: February 21 (Wed) - February 25 (Sun), 2017 - MICC website: - For all winning teams, extra points will be added when applying for an international program such as KUBS Student Exchange Program and Global Internship.   6. 2018 MICC Participating Schools - U.S. Schools: Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Kenan-Flagler School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business, University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Washington, Foster School of Business. - International SchoolsHong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong), IE University, IE Business School (Spain), Korea University, Korea University Business School (South Korea), McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Business (Canada), National University of Singapore, NUS School of Business (Singapore), Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, College of International Management (Japan), Thammasat University, Thammasat Business School (Thailand), The University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong), University of Auckland, UOA Business School (New Zealand), University of British Columbia, Sauder School of Business (Canada), University of Melbourne (Australia), University of St. Gallen, School of Management (Switzerland)  7. Contact Us KUBS International Office Jenny Chang (02-3290-1621/
Nov 07, 2017
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! [Undergraduate] Fall 2017 KUBS New Student Scholarship Application
Among the Entering Class of Fall 2017, new students who are in financial difficulty and need a scholarship can apply for the KUBS Scholarship. Please submit the documents below. 1. Application Period: October 11, 2017 (Wed) - October 20, 2017 (Fri); 17:30 2. Eligibility Among the Entering Class of Fall 2017, new KUBS students experiencing financial difficulty in paying tuition fees 3. How to Apply Complete the application below and submit it to the Department Office of Business Administration    4. Submission Location #103 in KUBS Main Building   5. Scholarship Amounts 100%, 50%, and 35% of tuition or other fees (within the range of tuition including the amount of National Scholarship) 6. Document Submission Be sure to check the type of document, name, and issue date when preparing the documents below. Submit all documents to the Department Office of Business Administration  International Students: - Application form - Personal Statement for KUBS Scholarship - Proof of Family Relations (e.g. Birth Certificate) - Proof of Parental Income - Proof of Current Bank Balance - Proof of Family’s Financial State (optional) Domestic Students: 가. 필수서류 1) 장학금신청서 1부(첨부파일) 2) 사유서 1부(첨부파일)(등록금 마련 방법 등 가정형편을 상세히 기술) 3) 부 또는 모 명의의 가족관계증명서 1부 ▶ 거주지 주민센터 또는 인터넷 민원24시 (에서 발급 4) 2016년도 세목별과세증명서 부,모 각 1부(총 2부) ▶ 거주지 주민센터 또는 인터넷 민원24시 (에서 발급 ▶ 부모의 과세내역이 없는 경우도 ‘세목별 과세 증명서(과세 사실 없음)’ 발급 후 제출 요망 5) 2017년도 7, 8, 9월 납부 내역이 기재된 건강보험료 납부확인서 부,모 각각1부(총2부) ▶ 건강보험공단에서 발급 ( 전화 1577-1000 문의 요망) ▶ 부모 중 한 분만 건강보험료를 내거나 기타 가족이 본인 포함 부모의 건강보험료를 납부하는 경우, 발행일자 3개월 이내의 건강보험증(가입자와 보험급여를 받는 가족사항이 기재된 면) 사본 첨부. 6) 2016년도 원친징수영수증 또는 2016년도 소득금액 증명원 부, 모 각 1부(총 2부) ▶ 원천징수영수증 : 재직회사 발급 ▶ 소득금액증명원 : 거주지 세무서 또는 홈택스(에서 발급 ▶ 소득금액이 없는 경우 2016년 내 신고 된 금액이 없음을 증명하는 ‘사실 증명’ 확인서를 발급받아 제출함. 나. 선택서류: 상기의 필수 서류만으로 가계 곤란 입증이 충분치 않을 경우 기타 가계 상황을 입증할 수 있는 서류 추가 제출 가능(예. 기초생활수급자증명서, 한부모가족증명서, 병원비 내역서, 암진단서 또는 부채 증명서 등) 7. Announcement of Final Results - At the end of October (via text message) 8. Additional Information ▶ Undergraduates wishing to receive all internal scholarships in Fall 2017 must apply for the National Scholarship first.  ▶ Prior to applying for the KUBS New Student Scholarship, students must apply for the KU Need-base Scholarship (via KUPID by October 20)   9. Contact Us: Department Office of Business Administration; Sunyoung Park (02-3290-1301/
Oct 11, 2017
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* [Undergraduate] Fall 2017 Credit Withdrawal Request
Fall 2017 Credit Withdrawal Request   1. Eligibility a. KU student who has earned 102(106) or more credits and registered 7 or more regular semesters. b. Transfer student with a BA degree, should be classified as 4th year student. c. student in senior year pursuing dual degree is not eligible.    2. Key Points a. Maximum 6 credits can be applied. b. Credit withdrawal is allowed only once during the entire school years. c. Courses have not yet evaluated should be counted out of bound. d. Any requisite courses (general education core courses, major core courses, college of education courses, etc) can not apply for credit withdrawal. e. On the academic tran, “W” will be typed on the courses withdrawn instead of the original grades. f. Students can not apply for credit withdrawal for repeated courses. Upon withdrawal completed, the course cannot be repeated. g. Once course withdrawal is submitted it cannot be retracted.   3. Course range a. Courses taken before spring semester, 2014 b. Courses terminated eternally among course taken from spring semester, 2014   4. Application Period * Student can choose only one of the two periods. 1st application period : September 27(Wed) 10:00 – October 16(Mon) 17:00 2nd application period : December 27(Wed) 10:00 – January 5(Fri), 2018 17:00   5. How to Apply: KUPID -> Registration/Graduation -> Grades -> Credit Withdrawal. For more information, see the attachments.   September 2017 Academic Administration Division
Sep 27, 2017
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* [Undergraduate] Spring 2018 Student-designed Major Application
Guidelines on Applying for Student-Designed Major in the 2018 Spring Semester   ※ School Regulations: Constitution of Korea University, Chapter 4, Article 35(Classification of Majors) & Academic Operations Regulations Chapter 3 (Student-Designed Major) & Guideline for Student-Designed Major   The ‘Student-Designed Major’ is designed to accommodate the interests and career goals of students with broad interdisciplinary interests that cannot be satisfied within one of the traditional Korea University majors. Upon satisfying the graduation requirements of both first and Student-Designed Major, students with Student-Designed Major shall be conferred with the bachelor’s degree of each major. Curriculum of Student- Designed Major should be created by combining a minimum of three Korea University majors’ and must contain 36 major credits or more in total under the guidance of academic advisor of Student-Designed Major.   1. Application Dates Applicant shall submit the application to the department office of applicant’s first major via the application procedures indicated above in ① and ② by October 31(Tue), 2017, 17:00. ① Applicant designs curriculum under the guidance of Academic advisor of Student- Designed Major and fills in the applications. ② Each council for Student-Designed Major reviews the application and submit the result to the department office of applicant’s first major. ※ Academic advisor for Student-Designed Major will be assigned after a consultation with a student’s 1st major’s head of department.   2. Announcement of successful applicants - Date: December 22(Fri), 2017 - Venue: KU Portal ( - Announcement board of “Academic Calendar”   3. Note 1) The mandatory regulation of completing a second major is applied to students entering from 2004 onward. Students subject to this regulation must complete one of the following: (1) Intensive Major course of first major, (2) Double Major, (3) Interdisciplinary Major, (4) Student-Designed Major. 2) Students who withdraw second major program before applying for Student-Designed Major and fail to enter the independent major, then they should take an intensive major course in their first major. 3) Intensive major course of first major assumes a similar form to the existing single major system. 4) Among successful applicants those only who retain applicants eligibility conditions during the application semester (ex. registration, approval of pre-taken courses, designation of Student-Designed Major courses, course registration) will be accepted to purse Student-Designed Major from the following semester.   2017. 9. 19. Student Affairs Department  
Sep 21, 2017
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* [Undergraduate] Spring 2018 Interdisciplinary Major Application
Under University Constitution and Regulations in Chapter 4, section3, Article 35 (Interdisciplinary Major) & Academic Operations Regulation Chapter6, Section2, Article 2 & Guideline for Interdisciplinary Major The Interdisciplinary Major is an undergraduate degree program that combines or integrates 2 or more degree courses which may be established and managed upon satisfying the graduation requirements of 36~81 credits for the 1stmajor. Interdisciplinary Major is conferred with the bachelor’s degree of 2 majors from the list stated below. 1. Application Process Applications are reviewed by the interdisciplinary major council and each department/school that applicants belong to. Applicants’ overall GPA (including F grade) is taken into consideration. 2. Eligibility 1) Under the Constitution and Academic Regulations of Korea University, Article 35, applicants should have registered for more than three semesters(those whose first major have not been designated are ineligible) are eligible to apply for interdisciplinary major. ※ Students who are on leave of absence at the time of (or during the application period) will be disqualified even after being announced as successful applicants. 2) Transfer students can apply after completing a minimum of one semester at Korea University. 3) Students on leave of absence are not eligible to apply. 4) Students who are already in the interdisciplinary major program are ineligible to apply. Also students who are pursuing a double major or engineering authentication certificate programare ineligible to apply unless students withdraw from the program before October 12, 2017 (Thu); 17:00. 3. Application Period  1) Application Period: October 11, 2017 (Wed); 10:00 ~ October 13 (Fri); 17:00 2) Application is only accepted online at KU Portal → Registration & Graduation → Interdisciplinary Courses 3) Statement of Purpose: Why did you apply?/field of your interest (courses)/academic plan/other 4. Notes 1) The mandatory regulation of completing a second major is applied to students entering from 2004 onward. Student subject to this regulation must complete one of the followings; 1) intensive major course of first major 2)double major 3) interdisciplinary major 4)student-designed major. (Applicant who is transferred with a bachelor’s degree can choose not to complete a second major. 2) Students who withdraw second major program before applying for the interdisciplinary major and fail to enter this program should take an intensive course of the first major. 3) Intensive major course of 1st major assumes a similar form to the existing single major system. 4) Among successful applicants, those only who retain the eligibility conditions during the application semester (ie. Registration, approval of pre-taken courses, designation of independent major courses, course-registration) will be accepted to pursue Interdisciplinary Major from the following semester. However, those who take a leave of absence during the application semester will be allowed to apply for other second majors for once according to section ①, ② of Article 104 of the Korea University Academic Regulations. 5) Any application to “Bachelor of Financial Engineering” is limited to Seoul-Campus students. 6) Any questions related to the curriculum and graduation requirements should contact the relevant department or college. 5.Changes may occur to interdisciplinary majors that are related to "Law." 6. Announcement of Successful Applicants 1) Date: Novebmer 11, 2017 (Thu); after 14:00 2) Please go to KU Portal → Bulletin → Notice → Undergraduate Schedule   Academic Administration Division Education Team  
Oct 11, 2017
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! [Undergraduate, MS/PhD] McDonnell International Scholars Academy at Washington University in St. Louis
McDonnell International Scholars Academy at Washington University in St. Louis   Washington University in St. Louis provides networks and is in partnership with over 30 universities from around the world through the McDonnell International Scholars Academy. As Korea University is one of the partner universities of Washington University in St. Louis, KU students are eligible to be part of this program and receive a scholarship. Please see below for further information.   1. Eligibility A graduate of Korea University (undergraduate program or master’s program)   2. How to Apply When applying for admission to one of the eligible doctoral or master’s degree programs (including MBA programs) at Washing University in St. Louis, you must indicate that you are also applying for admission to the McDonnell International Scholars Academy. You also have to submit an additional application for the McDonnell Academy (even if you applied for the Academy, there is no disadvantage to the applicant admitted to a doctoral or master’s degree program).   3. Support ① Full tuition for study in a doctoral or master’s degree program (including an MBA program) and living stipend ② A mentor will be assigned to assist in the development of the scholar’s academic and professional life. ③ A once-a-month opportunity to present research and network with scholars of the McDonnell Academy from different programs   4. Vacancy One scholar from Korea University will be admitted to the McDonnell Academy each year     5. Details
Sep 30, 2017
# 3945
[Undergraduate] Application for Program-based Scholarship (Entrepreneurship Academy)
1. Introducing Program-based Scholarship The Program-based Scholarship helps KU students become a talented individual with the university’s unique competitiveness. The scholarship aims to enhance academic and research performance, develop self-development and self-planning skills, and nurture intelligent talents. The Program-based Scholarship business was selected in Fall 2017 by establishing Entrepreneurship Academy program which is focused on nurturing challenge-driven entrepreneurs.    2. Purpose and Goals of Entrepreneurship Academy The purpose of the Entrepreneurship Academy is to develop innovative educational infrastructure where “challenge-driven entrepreneurs" will be raised. To achieve this, the Entrepreneurship Academy will (i) nurture leaders with entrepreneurial spirit through education on success cases of venture business, and (ii) provide creative/integrated education consists of various studies, such as technology, society, and culture. 3. Entrepreneurship Academy  The Entrepreneurship Academy allows students to obtain information on their fields of interests (e.g. investment, establishment of company, tax accounting, etc.) through special lectures. They can also cultivate creativity and openness by participating in open seminars and building a network with startup mentors. There will be a total of three activities, and participants will be divided into two groups.   The first group will participate in Activities (1)-(2). The second group will participate in Activities (1)-(2)-(3). (1) Lecture Series • Senior and junior mentors in related fields of startup and entrepreneurial innovation will be invited to the Lecture Series every once a month. Students will have an opportunity to receive advice on current trends and startup strategy as well as building a network which is important for their startup business. Also, prospective entrepreneurs can find solutions to their concerns.  • The schedule is as follows. Notice will be announced if any changes are made.    Session Date Speaker 1 2017.10.31 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 LB Investment - Director Geun Young Ahn 2 2017.11.03 (Fri) 14:00 – 16:00 KUBS Startup Institute - Startup Team from Iljin Center 3 2017.11.14 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Woowa Brothers - CEO Bongjin Kim 4 2017.12.05 (Tue) 18:30 - 20:30 KU Alumni (TBA)   (2) Lecture on Demand • The session provides education on practical knowledge and information for job functions. • A lecturer will be invited based on the demand of the selected students. The lectures will be 4 hours in total.    Session Date Speaker 1 2017.10.17 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Tax/Accounting Session: KPMG - Consult Sungtae Kim 2 2017.11.28 (Tue) 18:30 – 20:30 Venture PR Session : Neofect - Alumnae Anna Choi (3) Startup Express (Startup Competition) KUBS Startup Institute will hold the 2017 Startup Express: Winter Season (expected to be held in November and December). The corresponding students are required to submit their application for the Startup Express. The winning teams have an opportunity to move into the Iljin Center and receive the budget for operating expenses.    4. Scholarship Recipient/Amount • Scholarship Recipient:  - KU students enrolled in Fall 2017 (any field of study) - Fall 2017 Entrepreneurship Academy applicants are eligible to apply - However, foreigners, students on leave of absence, and B.B.A. candidates are not eligible to apply - Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2): 00 students (two-digit numbers) - Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2)-(3): 00 students (two-digit numbers) - Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2) 활동 군: 00명 - Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2)-(3) 활동 군: 00명 • Scholarship Amount - Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2): Fixed amount - Entrepreneurship Academy – Activities (1)-(2)-(3): Fixed amount 5. Results and Evaluations • Selected students must write and submit a self report after attending every session. • When the program ends, selected students must submit the survey and improvement report • Scholarship will be awarded to those who have participated in all activities from October to December 2017 and have submitted documents above.    6. Deadline and Document Submission • Application Deadline: By October 15, 2017 (Sun)  Complete the Entrepreneurship Academy Application From and send it to  When emailing, write the subject line as follows: “Entrepreneurship Academy Application_Student Number_Name" • Document Submission: Entrepreneurship Academic Application Form (see provided form below)  • Announcement of Application Screening Results: October 16, 2017 (Mon); 5:00 PM   7. Notes • The first activity will be held on October 17 (Tue), so please apply only if you are able to attend the first activity. • Please note that most activities will be held on Tuesdays afternoon. A letter of confirmation will not be issued. • If you miss two or more lectures out of 6 Lecture Series/Lecture on Demand, you will be no longer eligible for scholarship. • Once you apply for Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2)-(3) track, it is impossible to switch to Entrepreneurship Academy (1)-(2) track. However, vice versa is possible.  8. For further inquiries, please contact KUBS Startup Institute (02-3290-1699, 5360). Thank you.   
Sep 29, 2017
# 4004
! [Career Hub] Internship: Sebang Travel “KOREAN HOSTING TEAM”
Sebang Travel is currently recruiting interns for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang in February 2018. Please see below for further information.    1. Internship Period: 1 month (February) 2. Hours of Work: Based on Olympic Games schedule 3. Location: You will be mainly working in Gwanghwamun and may have a business trip to PyeongChang or Gangneung 4. Tasks: You will support foreign guests who come to Korea through PyeongChang Olympic package (1) VIP Protocol: Visiting PyeongChang with VIPs and providing full assistance (2) General Tasks: Reserving a restaurant and day-tour program, scheduling clients and drivers, etc. 5. Pay: If you complete the full internship period, your salary will be at least 2,500,000 KRW. The additional pay will be disbursed based on your work tasks and schedule. 6. Preferred Qualities - Koreans whose English is native-like - Foreigners are eligible to apply; however, you must be fluent in Korean. - Applicants must be proficient in English as they will be communicating with clients and hosts 7. Application Period - Deadline: September 20 (Wed); 15:30 - Submit your resume and cover letter in English in a Word file and submit all to (Manager Hyunjung Kang)   *** For further inquiries, please contact us via KakaoTalk (ID: guswjdwls) *** Interviews, conducted by an inspector from Canada, are scheduled to be held either on September 21 or 22 
Sep 20, 2017
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