Yonsei GSIS


Beginning of International Students

End of International Students

International Students


*Spring 2022 applications will open this Fall. Please check back in September/October* 



Admissions Timeline (Fall 2021)

Do not start your online application until 3/15 (Please note this is for Regular Admissions, GKS University Track applicants, you are able to start/submit your applications earlier)

If you visit the GSIS office to submit your application documents, make an appointment with us by email & please wear a mask in consideration of everyone's health. 


Timeline & Details

Online Application

March 15 (Mon) 2021 to April 30 (Fri) 2021 (by 17:00 KST)

  • The program begins on August 30, 2021.
  • Click “Online Application” above to create an account starting 3/15
  • Please note the online application may take a while.

Submission of Documents

March 15 (Mon), 2021 to May 3 (Mon), 2021 (by 17:00 KST)

  • Please submit your application package by post mail. Please refer to pages 5-9 of the Admissions Guideline for documents that must be submitted.
  • If you would rather submit it in person, please send us an email first to make an appointment and make sure to wear a mask to the office
  • The documents must arrive at the Yonsei GSIS office by the designated deadline. Late documents will not be accepted.
  • You are advised to submit your documents early in the application period for timely processing and opportunities to submit any missing documents.
  • All applicants will be automatically considered for the Incoming Student Award, meaning there is no application necessary
  • Please wear a mask when visiting the GSIS office to submit your documents. 

Announcement of Admissions Decision

June 4 (Fri), 2021 (by 18:00 KST)

  • An interview may be conducted at the request of the admissions board. If an interview is required, applicants will be notified in advance.
  • Results will be posted on the GSIS notice board.
  • Your email address (used for online application) and date of birth will be required.

Tuition Payment

July 2021 (TBA)


Late August 2021 (TBA)



  • Admissions Guideline (Fall 2021) | DOWNLOAD
  • Personal Statement & Study Plan [Form 1] | DOWNLOAD
  • Letter of Recommendation [Form 2] | DOWNLOAD
  • English Proficiency Waiver Request [Form 3] | DOWNLOAD
  • Letter of Sponsorship [Form 4] | DOWNLOAD
  • Release of Student Information [Form 5] | DOWNLOAD
  • Agreement for Collection and Use of Personal Data [Form 6] | DOWNLOAD
  • International Admission II ONLY: Education Summary [Form 7] | DOWNLOAD

Yonsei GSIS: International Admissions Office

Website               http://gsis.yonsei.ac.kr
Email                    gsis@yonsei.ac.kr
Telephone           +82-2-2123-8484
Mailing Address
English                 Room 510, New Millennium Hall, Yonsei University
                           50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea 03722
Korean                 [03722] 서울특별시 서대문구 연세로 50 새천년관 510호
Office Hours       Weekdays, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Lunch Break: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)


Applicants will receive an email when their application has been received and reviewed. This process may take up to several weeks. All documents must arrive by the deadline.

The above information was last updated as of March 10, 2021. Though the content of this website has changed, the admissions process remains the same. If you have any questions regarding your application, please contact gsis@yonsei.ac.kr.


March 15 (Mon) 2021 to April 30 (Fri) 2021 (by 17:00 KST)


Telephone: 82-2-2123-3291~3 Fax: 82-2-2123-8653 Email: gsis@yonsei.ac.kr
New Millennium Hall #510, Yonsei University, 50 Yonsei-Ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea
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