Application Open: World Culture Awareness Programme

 

World Culture Awareness Programme

 

The World Culture Awareness Programme (WCAP) is organized by Gyeongsangbuk-do Office of Education in cooperation with POSTECH. This program provides POSTECH international members with the opportunity to introduce their home countries’ cultures to Korean students at local elementary, and middle schools. Participants will be paired with Korean translators who will be selected by POSTECH International Relations. Participants and translators will visit local schools together as a team, and introduce Korean students to their home country’s culture, traditions, and history. This program will ultimately enhance students’ understanding and respect the cultures of other countries.

 

  • Compensation
  • Compensation for participants will vary depending on the distance of the assigned school as below.

Name of schools

Compensation

Jecheol Elementary School, Jecheol Jigok Elementary School, Leedong Middle School, Jecheol Middle School

KRW 40,000 per participant

(KRW 70,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

Munchung Elementary School, Janggi Elementary School, Poeun Middle School

KRW 60,000 per participant

(KRW 100,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

  • Mini-presentation Session

Final participants will be selected through a mini-presentation session with the staff of International Relations. Applicants will be giving a mini-presentation on their home countries’ culture, and also experience-based activities (e.g. craft, games, dance, etc.). As this is only a mini-presentation, the presentation should be 5 min maximum. Please include your option and available time in the application form for the mini-presentation session from the two options below, and I will notify you of the detailed schedule. The selected final participants will be notified via e-mail.

 

Option 1

Date: Monday, September 11th, 2017

Time: 10:00-14:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

Option 2

Date: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Time: 14:00-18:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

 

If you are interested in participating in this program, please fill out the information below and submit it at jyryu@postech.ac.kr by 18:00, September 5th (Tue).

 

Name

(First name, Last name)

 

Sex/Gender

(Male/Female)

 

Nationality

 

Department

 

Status at POSTECH

(undergraduate, graduate, researcher, etc.)

 

Contact Information (e-mail/mobile)

 

– Option for your Mini-Presentation (1 or 2)

– Available time

 

 

Job Fair for International Students 2017

Job Fair for International Students 2017

 

On behalf of Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and National Institute for International Education (NIIED,) I would like to inform you of an upcoming job fair for international students, which will be held in Seoul. Please refer to the attachment and following information:

 

Period: September 13–14, 2017

Venue: COEX 3F Hall C4, Samseong-Dong, Seoul

Program Highlights: 1:1 job interview, recruitment fair, special lectures by foreign employees, Korean Resume Consulting, Simulated Job Interview, Resume Photo Studio, etc.

*Pre-online registration is required for on-site interviews.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2017 POSTECH Summer Program & Open Lab Program

2017 POSTECH Summer Program & Open Lab Program

 

 

Welcome to POSTECH! 

 

POSTECH Summer Program and Open Lab Program is a four-week  research program that includes various cultural and social activities. International Relations is pleased to invite all participants of POSTECH Summer Program and Open Lab Program to the orientation information session that will be held on July 3rd, 2017. Essential information about POSTECH will be delivered during the orientation, and it will be a great opportunity for you to meet your fellow students and prepare for the new journey ahead of you. 

 

For details of the orientation, please refer to the information below:

[Program] Orientation Information Session

[Date & Time] Monday, July 3rd, 2017, 10:00 a.m.

[Venue] Conference Room B, 2F POSCO International Center 

 

IMPORTANT

1. If you cannot attend the orientation, you MUST notify the ISSS program coordinators Ms. Kahon Hong (kahonhong@postech.ac.kr) or Ms. Ji Yoon Ryu (jyryu@postech.ac.kr) in advance. It is essential for us know the number of participating students in order to plan each event.

2. If you have special (essential) dietary requirements, please let us know in advance so we can make additional arrangements.

3. Please refer to the attachment to check other important schedules. 

 

Thank you.

 

 

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

 

2017 Family Field Trip

2017 Family Field Trip

 

International Relations is pleased to invite all international members of POSTECH on a field trip to Daegu Hillcrest on Saturday, May 20, 2017. This event will be an opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities, socialize with other international members of POSTECH, and celebrate May, “the month of family.”

 

[Date & Time] Saturday, May 20th, 2017. 09:00 – 17:00

[Venue] Daegu Hillcrest

[Schedule] 09:00 – 09:30 Gather at POSCO Int’l Center Lobby

               09:30 – 11:30 Head to Daegu Hillcrest

               11:30 – 15:00 Lunch and free time

               15:00 – 17:00 Return to POSTECH

 

If you would like to participate in this field trip, please submit your RSVP to kahonhong@postech.ac.kr by May 10 (Wednesday.)
 

Please note:

– This program is only for POSTECH-registered international students, scholars, and their family members.

 

– Participants must be over 12 months and under the age of 60.

 

– Reservations are required to attend this event, and will run on a first-come first-served basis. Please inform the program coordinator Ms. Kahon Hong if you do not receive a confirmation e-mail.  

 

– Participants are responsible for any additional charges that are not included in the entrance fee.

 

– Snacks and water bottles will be provided. As meals are not included, you may bring your own food or purchase at the destination.

 

– For more information on Daegu Hillcrest, please visit http://wwww.hillcrest.co.kr/cscenter/01.html?idx=32

Should you have any additional inquiries or concerns regarding the event, please contact Ms. Kahon Hong (kahonhong@postech.ac.kr.)

We look forward to your participation!

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2017 봄 Study Abroad Fair (Outbound) 안내

2017 봄 Study Abroad Fair (Outbound Program) 안내 

 

국제협력팀에서 운영하는 다양한 해외파견 프로그램을 소개하고, 해외단기유학에 참여한 선배, 그리고 해외자매대학에서 유학 온 외국인 교환학생들과의 교류를 위해, 아래와 같이 2017 봄 Study Abroad Fair를 실시하오니, 관심 있는 포스테키안 여러분께서는 적극 참여하여 주시기 바랍니다.

 

  1. 1. 일시: 2017년 4월 18일(화), 10시 30분~17시 30분

 

  1. 2. 장소: 학생회관 1층 로비

 

  1. 3. 주요내용
  2.    가. Outbound Program 홍보 및 상담: 해외단기유학, Summer Session Program 등

   나. 해외단기유학 멘토 학생 및 외국인 교환학생들과의 만남

   다. 해외자매대학 홍보물 전시 및 배부

 

4. 문의: 국제협력팀 최효빈 (hyochoi@postech.ac.kr ☏ 279-3686)

 

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ICT Job Fair for International Students 2017

ICT Job Fair for International Students 2017

 

On behalf of Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, and National IT Industry Promotion Agency, I would like to inform you all of an upcoming job fair for international students.

Please refer to the attached poster and following information:

 

Event: JobAyo ICT Job Fair for Foreigner 2017

Time & Date: 10:00–17:00, April 28th, 2017

Venue: Art Hall 2, Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP), Seoul

Contents: – Company job fair: company interview/consulting

– On-line video interview: on-line interview with Korean ICT companies and foreign jobseekers who live overseas

– Consulting/Events: Consulting for Korean recruiting and various related events

Website: www.jobayo.org

 

Should you have inquiries related to the job fair, please send an e-mail to fairinsa@naver.com or call 02-548-8219.

  • Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

Application Open: World Culture Awareness Programme

Application Open: World Culture Awareness Programme

 

International Relations is pleased to announce that the application is now open for the World Culture Awareness Programme. The World Culture Awareness Programme, organized by Gyeongsangbuk-do Office of Education in cooperation with POSTECH, provides international members the opportunity to introduce their home countries’ culture, tradition, and history to Korean students at local elementary and middle schools.

 

 

  • ♦Compensation

Compensation for participants will vary depending on the distance of the assigned school as below.

Name of schools

Compensation

Jecheol Dong Elementary School, Jecheol Jigok Elementary School, Leedong Middle School, Jecheol Middle School

KRW 40,000 per participant

(KRW 70,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

Munchung Elementary School, Janggi Elementary School, Poeun Middle School

KRW 60,000 per participant

(KRW 100,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

 

  • ♦Mini-presentation Session

Final participants will be selected through a mini-presentation session with the staff of International Relations. Applicants will be giving a mini-presentation on their home countries’ culture, and also experience-based activities (e.g. craft, games, dance, etc.) As this is only a mini-presentation, the presentation should be 5 minutes maximum. Please include your option and available time in the application form for the mini-presentation session from the two options below, and I will notify you of the detailed schedule. The selected final participants will be notified via e-mail.

 

Option 1

Date: Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Time: 10:00-14:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

Option 2

Date: Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Time: 14:00-18:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

If you are interested in participating in this program, please fill out the information below and submit it at kahonhong@postech.ac.kr by Thursday, March 30th.  

 

Name

(First name, Last name)

 

Sex/Gender

(Male/Female)

 

Nationality

 

Department

 

Status at POSTECH

(undergraduate, graduate, researcher, etc.)

 

Contact Information

 

– Option for your Mini-Presentation (1 or 2)

– Available time

 

 

For any questions related to the program, please contact Ms. Kahon Hong (Email. kahonhong@postech.ac.kr  / Tel. 279-3689).

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

Application Open: ISSS Survival Korean Program

Application Open: ISSS Survival Korean Program 

 

International Relations is pleased to announce that the application is now open for the ISSS Survival Korean Program for 2017 Spring Semester, where you can develop Korean language skills required to survive in Korea.

 

ISSS Survival Korean Program will provide all international members of POSTECH with an opportunity to learn essential Korean phrases and develop language skills required to survive in Korea. This program will be differentiated from the Korean class provided by POSTECH Language Education Center in that, rather than focusing on learning the materials from the textbook, it will encourage its students to speak up by practicing conversational activities such as role-playing. After learning the materials inside the classroom, a field class will be arranged where you will be given the opportunity to practice what you have previously learned during classes.
 

 

 

Eligibility: All international members of POSTECH

  • (i.e., students, researchers, professors, and their family members)

 

Session Period: March 20, 2017 – May 26, 2017 (10 weeks)

 

How to Apply: Submit the attached ISSS Survival Korean Program_Application Package to ISSS program coordinator, Ms. Kahon Hong via e-mail (kahonhong@postech.ac.kr)

 

  • Participation Fee: KRW 10,000

  • *Textbook fees are not included.

 

Application Deadline: March 3, 2017

 

 

 

* Details of the program (e.g., specified days, time, information about textbook, etc.) will be discussed during the orientation on March 14, 2017 (tentative).

 

** Depending on the classes, you may be required to purchase a textbook.

 

*** Space is limited to a maximum of 30 students; it will be first-come, first-served.

 

**** Once you are enrolled in the program, you MUST attend more than 80% of the classes. If, for some unpredictable reasons, you cannot attend the class, you must inform the instructor beforehand, or submit the proof of absence the next class.

 

For more information regarding the program, please feel free to contact the program coordinator Ms. Kahon Hong (kahonhong@postech.ac.kr).

 

 Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2017 Spring Semester Orientation Week

2017 Spring Semester Orientation Week

 

POSTECH International Relations is pleased to invite all of you to the ‘2017 Spring Semester Orientation’ that will be held from February 13th to 24th, 2017. Essential information on living in Korea as well as studying at POSTECH will be delivered during the orientation. It will be a great opportunity for you to meet your fellow students and prepare for the new journey ahead of you. 

 

Please refer to the information below for your first session of the orientation:

    • [Program] DAY 1 – Information Session
    • [Date & Time] Monday, February 13th, 2017, 9:40 a.m.
    • [Venue] Auditorium, POSCO International Center 

 

*Please bring your passport and passport sized photo with white background.

 

**All graduate students must bring the original Medical Clearance Form and medical certificate. If  you have not submitted your diploma, transcript, and Apostille certificates for each document, or certificate of authentication issued by embassy to the Admissions Office during the application process, please bring them on the day of the Information Session.

 

IMPORTANT

1. If you cannot attend the orientation, you MUST notify the ISSS program coordinator Ms. Kahon Hong (kahonhong@postech.ac.kr) in advance. It is essential for us know the number of participating students in order to plan each event.

2. If you have special (essential) dietary requirements, please let us know in advance so we can make additional arrangements.

 

For detailed information on the week schedule, please refer to the attached invitation.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

 

2017 Summer Session Program 참가자 선발 공지

2017 Summer Session Program 참가자 선발 공지

 

우리 대학에서는 학부생들의 국제적 소양함양과 다양한 체험을 통한 성장을 돕기 위하여

여름방학기간 중 해외 자매대학에서 운영하는 Summer Session Program을 지원하고 있습니다.

2017학년도 Summer Session Program 참가자를 아래와 같이 모집하오니,

관심있는 학생들의 지원 있으시기 바랍니다.

 

  1. 1. 프로그램 진행일정 (안)

주요 내용

일정(안)

지원서 마감

2월 23일(목) 18:00

합격자 발표

2월 27일(월) (변동가능)

합격자 오리엔테이션

3월 중

Host University 지원서류 작성 및 제출

3~6월

장학금 지급

7월 중

Summer Session 참가

6~8월

성적인정 및 후기 제출 마감

10월 31일(화)

*상기 일정은 해외대학의 선발/프로그램 일정 등에 의해 조정될 수 있음.

 

  1. 2. 파견 가능 대학: 첨부파일 참조 (마감까지 수시 업데이트 예정)
  2. – 대학별 지원자격 및 프로그램 운영기간 상이하므로 첨부파일 참조하여 세부사항 확인해주세요.
  3. – 일부 대학의 경우 영어 인증제 및 학비 면제 가능합니다. (해당 대학 담당자와 확인 필요)
  4. – 입학에 대한 결정권한은 자매대학에 있으며, 파견가능 대학 및 관련정보는 수시로 확인해주세요.
  5. – 첨부자료 외 학생이 직접 자매대학으로부터 참가희망 프로그램 확인 후 지원할 경우,
  6.   본 프로그램 취지와의 적합성 검토 후 승인여부를 별도로 판단할 수 있습니다.
  7. – 첨부파일 1번째 탭의 Summer Session은 장학금 지원 및 자비참가 모두 가능하며,
  8.   2번째 탭 Summer Program은 자비참가만 가능합니다.

 

  1. 3. 선발 인원: 50명 내외
  2. 4. 장학 혜택: 150만원/인

 

  1. 5. 지원 자격
  2. – 2017학년도 1학기 기준 2학년 이상 재학생
  3. – 전학년 평균 평점 3.0 이상
  4. – TOEFL iBT 79, PBT/ITP 550, TOEIC 850, IELTS (academic) 6.0, 또는 영어인증제 2등급 이상
  5.   *파견대학의 지원기준을 우선 적용함
  6.   **2017년 1학기 영어인증제 2등급 과목 수강 예정 학생도 지원 가능하나,
  7.     선발 후 2등급 미취득시 선발이 취소될 수 있음.
  8. – 학기 초과 졸업 예정자의 경우, 학기초과 졸업에 대한 서약서를 제출하여야 하며,
  9.   졸업 직전 학기를 반드시 우리대학에서 수강해야 합니다.
  10. – 당해연도 8월 졸업 예정자, ‘17학년도 전학기 휴학예정인 학생은 지원할 수 없습니다.

 

  1. 6. 선발 기준
  2. – 본교에서 제공하는 국제화 프로그램 미참가 학생 우선선발.
  3.   (평가지표 합산점수에서 가산점 1점 부여)
  4. – 평가지표(학업 및 영어성적) 합산점수 우수 학생 순으로 선발 및 대학 배정
  5. – 평가지표 합산점수 동점자 발생 시 자기소개서, 지도교수 추천서 등을 고려.
  6. – 1, 2지망 대학 모두 배정받지 못할 경우, 파견 대학 미배정 지원자 중 평가지표 합산 점수
  7.   우수 학생 순으로 추가 희망대학 우선 선택
  8. – 탈락자 (평균평점 지원자격 미달자 포함) 중 희망자에 한해 자비참가(비장학) 허용 및 행정서비스 제공

 

  1. 7. 제출 서류
  2. – 지원서 (온라인 지원 후 출력본 제출)
  3.   *온라인 지원 방법: 국제협력팀 홈페이지에서 지원 후 Complete Application Form에서 출력,
  4.   필요한 서명 받은 후 원본제출 (제출처: 대학본관 202호 국제협력팀)
  5. – 영문 성적증명서 (2016학년도 겨울학기 포함)
  6. – 지도교수 추천서 (첨부자료 참조)
  7. – 공인 영어성적표 (2017년 6월 기준 최근 2년 이내의 성적)
  8. – 초과학기 서약서 (초과학기 졸업자만 해당)

 

  1. 8. 기타
  2.   가. 학점 관련
  3.   – 최소 3학점 이상, 최대 6학점 이수
  4.     *파견대학의 지원기준을 우선 적용함.
  5.     (예: UC-Berkely의 경우 6학점 이상 이수해야만 유학생으로 인정하고 비자를 발급함.)
  6.   – 학점 인정이 필요할 경우, 출국 전 본인이 수강할 과목에 대해 강의교수에게 학점인정가능 여부를 반드시 확인해야 함
  7.   나. 장학금 전액 환불 대상
  8.   – 취득학점이 없는 경우.
  9.   – 학점인정표 및 보고서를 기한내 제출하지 않는 경우
  10.   – 봄학기 휴학생 지원자 중 가을학기 미복학 하는 경우

 

  1. 문의사항이 있으시면 국제협력팀 (담당자: 노은영, 279-3684, monicaeyno@postech.ac.kr)으로 연락주시기 바랍니다.

2017년 1월

 

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