St Mary's University warmly welcomes students from South Korea.
St Mary's has a lively and diverse student community, with students from over 100 countries outside the UK representing approximately 10% of its 6,000 students.
Below you will find lots of useful information for South Korean applicants, but if you still have more questions, please feel free to email email@example.com.
Undergraduate academic requirements
Applicants with a High School Diploma are required to complete an International Foundation programme, IB or A Levels prior to being admitted to an undergraduate course at St Mary's University.
Students, who have completed a Junior College Diploma or the first year of a South Korean university degree programme with good grades, will normally be accepted for undergraduate entry.
Postgraduate academic requirements
Four year Bachelor degree (Honours).
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English language requirements
If English is not your first language you will be required to evidence your English language ability required for academic study. Please see our English Language Requirements page for our standard entry requirements.
South Korean students who are offered a place to study at St Mary’s will automatically be considered for one of St Mary's International Student Scholarships – these are available to new, full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree students in any subject area.
For undergraduate applicants, the scholarship is worth up-to £3000 off the cost of your first year tuition fee. For postgraduate applicants the scholarship is worth up-to £3000 off the total cost of your tuition fee.
St Mary's has over 40 active partnerships with higher education institutions around the world. In South Korea, we have an agreement with The Catholic University of Korea.
Meet us in South Korea
St Mary's staff visit South Korea to attend fairs, visit schools and meet potential students. Please see our travel calendar for when we will next be visiting a city near you.
Meanwhile, if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
St Mary's has an appointed agent/representative in South Korea who offers face-to-face counselling and can help you with your application.
iae Edu Net
Uhak Net (Edu Net) Building,
834-27, Yeoksam 1 dong, Gangnam-gu,
Tel: 82 2 3481 1217
Lets Go UK
4F, HyeJin B/D
Tel: 82 2 558 0992
The local community
The Students' Union
You are welcomed as a member of our thriving Students' Union as soon as you arrive at St Mary's and there are lots of opportunities to get involved.
There is a wide range of societies clubs and societies for you to join and a full list can be found within the Students' Union section.
In the local area
There is a well-established Korean community in London and in the nearby local area of New Malden, where Samsung established its European headquarters in the 1960s.
As well as an array of Korean restaurants, supermarkets and food shops, there are also organisations that support the community, including the Korean Residents Society and the Korean Community Centre, and groups that arrange social events and cultural activities such as the Korean Cultural Centre and the Chinese/Korean/Japanese Society.