Ajou University Requirements

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  • Undergraduate


    • Both students and parents should be foreigners.
    • One of the following requirements listed below should be satisfied :
      • Over level 3 of Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK)
      • Certain level of English language ability
        (Above 550 in TOEFL PBT, 210 in TOEFL CBT, 80 in TOEFL IBT, 5.5 in IELTS, 550 in TEPS or other state-authorized English proficiency test scores)
        [Only required for transfer admission to Business Administration and Information & Computer Engineering] However, if you are a student with dual nationality, or if you applied for two or more admission types or divisions at the same time, your application might be denied
    • GPA : above 3.0 / 4.5
    •  English proficiency : above TOEFL 71, CET level 6, IELTS level 6 or equivalent
    •  Others: Ajou University receives students based on the nomination and recommendation of partner universities for students that meet the English requirement. If students do not have an official English score, the recommendation letter by a faculty will be needed to prove the student's English proficiency
    1. Students of Ajou's partner universities who apply as an exchange student must be approved and nominated as an exchange student by their home university's international officer who is responsible for the exchange program with Ajou University. 
    2. After students are nominated, students' home university coordinator need to submit their official nomination results to Ajou University by submitting the survey within the deadline, through the link sent via email. The nomination survey should be completed by the international coordinator only. 
    3. Students who are nominated as an exchange student can make an online application by the deadline. 
    Source: https://www.ajou.ac.kr/en/international/inter19.jsp

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