ISSS Survival Korean Field Class

Dear participants of ISSS Survival Korean Program,

 

I would like to inform you all of the ISSS Survival Korean Class Field Class that is schedueled to be held on April 28, 2018.

This will be an outdoor class where you can practice materials you have learned inside the classroom though various activities.

Please refer to the information below.

 

  • [Date] Saturday, April 28, 2018

    [Schedule]

  • 09:20-09:30 Registration

  • 09:30-10:00 Head to Jukdo Market
  • 10:00-11:10 Class at Jukdo Market
  • 11:10-11:20 Head to Yeongildae Beach
  • 11:20-12:20 Yeongildae Beach Tour
  • 12:20-12:30 Head to Restaurant
  • 12:30-13:30 Lunch               
  • 13:30-14:00 Return to POSTECH                 

*We will meet at POSCO Int’l Center lobby and leave at 9:30 sharp, so please arrive on time.

 

Please submit your name and Alien Registration number to ISSS Office program coordinator Ms. Dabin Jeong (dabinjeong@postech.ac.kr). 

 

If you are not able to participate in the field classs, please inform Ms. Dabin Jeong in advance.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2018 Family Field Trip

2018 Family Field Trip

 

International Relations is pleased to invite all international members of POSTECH on a field trip to Daegu E-World on Saturday, April 21, 2018. This event will be an opportunity to enjoy outdoor activities, socialize with other international members of POSTECH, and celebrate May, “the month of family.”

 

[Date & Time] Saturday, April 21, 2018. 09:00 – 17:30

[Venue] Daegu E-World

[Schedule] 09:00 – 09:30 Gather at POSCO Int’l Center Lobby

                    09:30 – 11:00 Head to Daegu E-World

                    11:00 – 16:00 Lunch & Free time

                    16:00 – 17:30 Return to POSTECH

 

If you would like to participate in this field trip, please submit your RSVP to dabinjeong@postech.ac.kr by Friday, April 6, 2018.  

 

■ Please note:

– This program is only for POSTECH-registered international students, scholars, and their family members.

 

– For safety reasons, participants must be over 12 months and under the age of 60.

 

– Reservations are required to attend this event, and as it will run on a first-come first-served basis, only limited number of participants will be joining the field trip. Please inform the program coordinator Ms. Dabin Jeong if you do not receive a confirmation e-mail.  

 

– Participants are responsible for any additional charges that are not included in the entrance fee.

 

– Snacks and bottled water will be provided. As meals are not included, you may bring your own food or purchase at the destination.

 

– For more information on Daegu E-World, please visit http://www.eworld.kr/main/main.htm

 

Should you have any additional inquiries or concerns regarding the event, please contact Ms. Dabin Jeong (dabinjeong@postech.ac.kr).

 

We look forward to your participation!

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

 

 

Application Open: World Culture Awareness Programme

 

World Culture Awareness Programme

 

The World Culture Awareness Programme (WCAP) is organized by Gyeongsangbuk-do Office of Education in cooperation with POSTECH. This program provides POSTECH international members with the opportunity to introduce their home countries’ cultures to Korean students at local elementary, and middle schools. Participants will be paired with Korean translators who will be selected by POSTECH International Relations. Participants and translators will visit local schools together as a team, and introduce Korean students to their home country’s culture, traditions, and history. This program will ultimately enhance students’ understanding and respect the cultures of other countries.

 

  • Compensation
  • Compensation for participants will vary depending on the distance of the assigned school as below.

Name of schools

Compensation

Yonghung Elementary School, Yugang Elementary School, Jigok Elementary School, Jechul Elementary School,

Hyoja Elementary School, Leedong Middle School

KRW 40,000 per participant

(KRW 70,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

Jangki Elementary School, Onedong Elementary School

KRW 110,000 per participant

for two consecutive classes at same school

  • Mini-presentation Session
  • Final participants will be selected through a mini-presentation session with the staff of International Relations. Applicants will be giving a mini-presentation on their home countries’ culture, and also experience-based activities (e.g. craft, games, dance, etc.). As this is only a mini-presentation, the presentation should be 5 min maximum. Please include your option and available time in the application form for the mini-presentation session from the two options below, and I will notify you of the detailed schedule. The selected final participants will be notified via e-mail.

Option 1

Date: Tuesday, April 4th, 2018

Time: 10:00-14:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

Option 2

Date: Wednesday, April 5th, 2018

Time: 14:00-18:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

If you are interested in participating in this program, please fill out the information below and submit it at jyryu@postech.ac.kr by 18:00, March 28th (Wed).

 

Name

(First name, Last name)

 

Gender

(Male/Female)

 

Date of Birth

(YY.MM.DD)

 

Nationality

 

Department

 

Status at POSTECH

(undergraduate, graduate, researcher, etc.)

 

Contact Information (e-mail/mobile)

 

– Option for your Mini-Presentation (1 or 2)

– Available time

 

POSTECH Student Ambassador Recruit

 

아래와 같이 제2기 POSTECH Student Ambassador(PSA)를 모집하고,

2월 27일에 설명회를 진행하오니

관심있는 POSTECH 구성원 여러분의 많은 지원 및 참석 바라겠습니다.

 

The PSA (POSTECH Student Ambassador) is recruiting students for 2018

and will be holding an Info Session on February 27.

We look forward to your participation.

 

2018 Lunar New Year Celebration

2018 Lunar New Year Celebration

 

International Relations is pleased to invite you to the 2018 Lunar New Year Celebration, which will be held on Tuesday, February 13. You are welcome to stop by to meet other international members and enjoy Korean snacks and beverages. To celebrate Lunar New Year, we have prepared special gifts: Bokjumeoni (a Korean traditional pouch that is believed to bring fortune) for children, andYutnori and Jegichagi (Korean traditional folk games) for international members.

*Please be informed that Bokjumeoni, Yutnori, and Jegichagi  will be given on a first-come, first-served basis, so only limited number of attendees will be receiving these gifts.  

 

[Date & Time] February 13, 2018  16:00 – 17:30 
[Venue] ISSS, 1st floor of POSCO International Center

 

*This event is only for POSTECH-registered international students, scholars, and their family.
**For inquiries on this event, please contact Ms. Dabin Jeong, International Relations
(E. dabinjeong@postech.ac.kr, T. 279-3689).

 

For detailed information, please refer to the Invitation to 2018 Lunar New Year Celebration.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2018 Spring Semester Orientation Week

2018 Spring Semester Orientation Week

 

POSTECH International Relations is pleased to invite all of you to the ‘2018 Spring Semester Orientation’ that will be held from February 7 to February 12, 2018. Essential information on living in Korea as well as studying at POSTECH will be delivered during the orientation. It will be a great opportunity for you to meet your fellow students and prepare for the new journey ahead of you. 

 

Please refer to the information below for your first session of the orientation:

 

[Program] DAY 1 – Information Session

[Date & Time] Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 10:00 a.m.

[Venue] Conference Room A, 2nd floor of POSCO International Center

 

*Please bring your passport and passport sized photo with white background.

*All graduate students must bring the original Medical Clearance Form and medical certificate.

*If you have not submitted your diploma and transcript to the Graduate Admissions during the application process, please bring them on the day of the Information Session.

 

 

IMPORTANT

1. If you cannot attend the orientation, you MUST notify the ISSS program coordinator Ms. Dabin Jeong(dabinjeong@postech.ac.kr) in advance. It is essential for us know the number of participating students in order to plan each event.

2. If you have special (essential) dietary requirements, please let us know in advance so we can make additional arrangements.

 

For detailed information on the week schedule, please refer to the attached invitation.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations

2018 POSTECH Info Session for Graduate Admissions

 

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POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology) gladly invites International Students to attend the Information Session for Graduate Admissions held at COEX on Saturday, March 31, 2018. It will be an opportunity to meet the faculty in person and discuss the specific possibilities of your future studies and research at POSTECH.

We will be looking forward to meeting you.

 

Venue: COEX 4F, Gangnam, Seoul

Date & Time: 14:00~, Saturday, March 31, 2018

Deadline: 24:00, March 15, 2018

Sign-Up: http://admission.postech.ac.kr/

Inquiries: admission@postech.ac.kr

Application Open: World Culture Awareness Programme

 

World Culture Awareness Programme

 

The World Culture Awareness Programme (WCAP) is organized by Gyeongsangbuk-do Office of Education in cooperation with POSTECH. This program provides POSTECH international members with the opportunity to introduce their home countries’ cultures to Korean students at local elementary, and middle schools. Participants will be paired with Korean translators who will be selected by POSTECH International Relations. Participants and translators will visit local schools together as a team, and introduce Korean students to their home country’s culture, traditions, and history. This program will ultimately enhance students’ understanding and respect the cultures of other countries.

 

  • Compensation
  • Compensation for participants will vary depending on the distance of the assigned school as below.

Name of schools

Compensation

Jecheol Elementary School, Jecheol Jigok Elementary School, Leedong Middle School, Jecheol Middle School

KRW 40,000 per participant

(KRW 70,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

Munchung Elementary School, Janggi Elementary School, Poeun Middle School

KRW 60,000 per participant

(KRW 100,000 for two consecutive classes at same school)

  • Mini-presentation Session

Final participants will be selected through a mini-presentation session with the staff of International Relations. Applicants will be giving a mini-presentation on their home countries’ culture, and also experience-based activities (e.g. craft, games, dance, etc.). As this is only a mini-presentation, the presentation should be 5 min maximum. Please include your option and available time in the application form for the mini-presentation session from the two options below, and I will notify you of the detailed schedule. The selected final participants will be notified via e-mail.

 

Option 1

Date: Monday, September 11th, 2017

Time: 10:00-14:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

Option 2

Date: Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Time: 14:00-18:00

Venue: ISSS Office Conference Room

 

If you are interested in participating in this program, please fill out the information below and submit it at jyryu@postech.ac.kr by 18:00, September 5th (Tue).

 

Name

(First name, Last name)

 

Sex/Gender

(Male/Female)

 

Nationality

 

Department

 

Status at POSTECH

(undergraduate, graduate, researcher, etc.)

 

Contact Information (e-mail/mobile)

 

– Option for your Mini-Presentation (1 or 2)

– Available time

 

 

Job Fair for International Students 2017

Job Fair for International Students 2017

 

On behalf of Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and National Institute for International Education (NIIED,) I would like to inform you of an upcoming job fair for international students, which will be held in Seoul. Please refer to the attachment and following information:

 

Period: September 13–14, 2017

Venue: COEX 3F Hall C4, Samseong-Dong, Seoul

Program Highlights: 1:1 job interview, recruitment fair, special lectures by foreign employees, Korean Resume Consulting, Simulated Job Interview, Resume Photo Studio, etc.

*Pre-online registration is required for on-site interviews.

 

Thank you.

 

International Student and Scholar Services

International Relations