Strengths of Ajou GSIS

Academic Excellence

We strive for academic excellence so that our students are ready to meet the world.

  • All courses taught 100% in English
  • Emphasis on active and engaged learning
  • Outstanding faculty who are leaders in their professional fields and prominent practitioners of global affairs

Top in Diversity

We are one of the top 5 universities in Korea with the most diverse student body. Every semester, students from 77 different countries around the world come to Ajou University to broaden their horizons.
We believe that by being exposed to diverse environments, students can maximize their learning potential and broaden their global perspective.

Outstanding Scholarship Opportunities

Ajou GSIS offers various scholarship benefits to students based on their academic performances. Approximately 90% of all enrolled students receive institutional scholarships every semester.

Variety of Student Activities

Our students are encouraged to participate in curricular and co-curricular student activities in and outside of the classroom, helping them broaden their global view. We host a wide and diversified range of activities such as the International Symposium, Ajou International Day, Industrial Site Visits, and field trips that meet a variety of student interests. In addition, our students run an academic magazine, the Gazette , every semester and participate in a Korean buddy program with NUBI Ajou.

Strong Alumni Network

Ajou GSIS has a powerful alumni network with 1,000 graduates who are now performing key roles as successful global leaders. Many of our alumni are professionals currently working for national governments, intergovernmental organizations, NGOs, world-leading companies, and more. Our supportive alumni network exerts a critical positive influence on student development in the areas of intercultural communication skills and career building.