It is great. Past Review

By (Economics, Brandeis University) - abroad from 06/28/2017 to 08/05/2017 with

Korea University: Seoul - International Summer Campus

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I learned the specific knowledge of economics and different culture. It is worthwhile.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? None

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

The program is great. The program reply emails so quickly and answer all my questions clearly. I love the teachers and their teaching method. It is an intensive program and I work hard on my course, but it worth my efforts. Seoul is a great city and school provide us some free trip and interesting activities.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

The program provides me a lot of help. They reply my questions so quickly and clearly. When I want to swap the course, they did that for me.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

It is clear and safe.

* Food:

The food is too spicy.

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

The people in Korea is friendly.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

I do not any experience about this part. But, I am sure that if you need any help on this part, the staff of the program will help you.

* Safety:

It is safe in the school and outside of the school.

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? No

I want to go somewhere else.


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

It is not expensive.

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? 100dollar


* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Direct Enrollment/Exchange

* Did you study abroad through an exchange program or did you directly enroll in the foreign university? Direct Enrollment

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Hotel
* Who did you live with?

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  • Other
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • International Students
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with?

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • The professor
* What could be improved?
  • variety of courses
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? The summer of Seoul is so hot.

Reasons For Studying Abroad

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The Academic or Linguist
You went abroad with specific academic goals in mind; the program credentials and rigor of your coursework abroad were very important to you. You had a great time abroad, but never lost sight of your studies and (if applicable) were diligent with your foreign language study. Good for you!