EWHA Womans University



Bettina Dinter

RWTHworldwide: Asia


+49 241 80 90812




EWHA is a renowned university and is one of the top elite universities in Korea. Its good financial state is reflected in the campus, on which there are also dormitories for international students. The university is centrally located within the world metropolis of Seoul, and the metrostation is located directly in front of the main gate. The internationally oriented focus is placed on economics in the English language courses. Students can also take courses in other subjects. Mechanical engineering is not offered. In some cases EWHA Womans University waives the fees of its summer schools. Please contact Bettina Dinter. Please note that also male exchange students are accepted.

General Information


South Korea





Number of Students



EWHA Womans University

International Office

Fact Sheet


Type of Agreement

University partnership

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the 3rd semester or higher (study abroad from the 5th semester)
Master students
Doctoral candidates

Male RWTH students can also apply for the exchange study.

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One to two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

ten per semester

Study Details

Semester Dates

1st semester: March to August
2nd semester: September to February, lectures and exams only take place till the end of December

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Course Offerings

Overview of courses

Language Courses

Summer School

Language Courses

The university offers language courses during the academic semester.

EWHA Korean Language Program

Prerequisites for the Application At least good academic performance, the EWHA requires a GPA of 2.5 (the equivalent of a 2.3 GPA at RWTH)
Language Requirements

An English certificate from the RWTH Language Center called placement test counts as proof of language skills.

Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

You can find further information on the application portal website.

Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Average Cost of Living between 1000 and 1200 euros
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
MOGAM RWTH Scholarship for Korea
PROMOS scholarships abroad
Financing Study Abroad

Practical Information

Support from the partner university: Yes

Information from the partner university

Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports

Summer School Experience Report

See the experience reports at Moveonline Exchange

Additional Information

Foreign Office