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Thank you for visiting the Korean Language Institute of Hongik University.

Korean Language Institute of Hongik University

was established with the goal of educating foreign students and actively furthering Korean research in an era of globalization with increased openness.

The Korean language Institute

runs 4 terms per year. We work hard to offer the foreign students from across the world, such as China, Japan, the United States, and Europe Korean education through an intensive, phased course, and to train future educators of the Korean language.

All faculty members at the Korean Language Institute

are equipped with Master's degrees, and have been well educated in the best methods for teaching Korean. Through their extensive knowledge and plentiful experience as educators, they are qualified in class management and offer plenty of help and support for students who are trying to adapt to their new lives in Korea.


Korean Language Institute Programs

Regular Program

10 week course / 5 days per week / 4 hours per day/ 4 semesters for a year – Designed for foreigners and overseas Korean

Special Program

TOPIK (Test of Proficiency in Korean) preparation class – Designed for students enrolled regular program

Overview of International Language Institute Facilities

State-of-the-art Classrooms

Classroom Facilities

Seminar Room

Classroom Facilities


Learning Support Facilities

Counseling Room

Learning Support Facilities

Self-Study Room

Learning Support Facilities

Learning Resource Room

Learning Support Facilities

Research Room

Learning Support Facilities

Global Cafe & Student Lounge

Other Facilities

The status of Korean language institute in Hongik University