• Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
• 2.5 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


primarily biological & physical science and engineering. some courses available in social sciences, humanities, and business.

Classroom Language

English, Korean


Residence Hall

Program Duration

Fall: Early September - Mid December Spring: Early March - Mid June Academic Year: Early September - Mid June

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2015-16  10/2/2015
Fall 2016-17  3/4/2016
Year 2016-17  3/4/2016

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

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South Korea, Pohang
Pohang University of Science and Technology Exchange

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POSTECH was founded in 1986 as the first research-oriented university in Korea. In just a few years, POSTECH’s bold moves have propelled it to become one of Asia’s top universities and a university with prominent growth potential. POSTECH strives to become a world-leading university in the pursuit of excellence in education and research.

Located in the city of Pohang, the 400-acre, park-like campus is home to the Pohang Accelerator Laboratory and minutes away from POSCO, one of the largets steelmaking companies in the world. POSTECH has come a long way in its short history to become globally recognized as one of Asia's premier universities and among the most selective, highly ranked research universities in Korea. While at POSTECH, you will be able to take a wide range of science and engineering coursework. You will also have the opportunity to become involved in various research projects with POSTECH's faculty and staff.