Our philosophy of the international studies education:
We will nurture students as members of a global community that is spiritually beautiful, materially affluent, and humanly rewarding.
By embodying the traditions of “Creation of the Cultural World” and “Academic and Peace,” which are the founding spirits of Kyung Hee University, the College of International Studies will take the leading role in strengthening the sprits of Kyung Hee University.
In the 21st century, The university do not stay at the top of the ivory tower, but do emphasize the University Social Responsibility (USR), which directly participates in solving various challenges faced by the local and global society. We have to respond to changing paradigm of the needs. In addition, we try to cultivate the students who are open-minded and inquisitive, respecting diverse values. Therefore, the educational goals of the college of International Studies are as follows.
(1) Education to nurture global citizens that cultivate the literacy of humanity and the awareness of the global community
(2) Education to cultivate creative talents equipped with new thinking and adaptability to changes in the era of the 4th industrial revolution based on specialized knowledge in convergence humanities and social sciences
(3) Training for field experts who can solve the practical problems based on a multidisciplinary and convergent approach
(4)Education to cultivate human resources with social responsibility for common peace and prosperity in human society
Kim Jun Yeup
Kyung Hee University
Dean of the College of International Studies
The objective of the College of International Studies, often called Kyung Hee International College (KIC), is to educate and train future international specialists who will play a leading role in this era of globalization. To this end, KIC provides students with the necessary skills and perspectives required to prepare them for principal positions in international organizations, global corporations, the media, NGOs and public sector agencies.
KIC is very proud of its diverse programs for students, which include scholarships for study abroad, internships, opportunities for career development and volunteer activities.
Students at KIC also have access to an increasingly larger variety of academic and non-academic extra-curricular activities.