Now with most Covid regulations lifted both at home and abroad, Korean universities have returned their summer programs back to normalcy — or at least tried to.
Foreign students in their national dress form a fashion parade at the 2022 International Student Festival at Korea University in Seongbuk Disctrict, Seoul, on Thursday afternoon.
As the Omicron variant causes record-high levels of Covid-19 infections, the government strongly advised international students to get vaccinated before entering Korea.
Four months ago, 18-year-old HamereNoah Demessie left her home country Ethiopia to travel to Korea and pursue a bachelor’s degree in life science and biotechnology at Yonsei University. Motivated by a scholarship and her desire to study abroad...
Korea is advising university students from countries where virus variants are prevalent not to come back to classes until 70 percent of the population has received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine — in September or possibly later.
“We are not here to look for a husband, but unfortunately that seems to be the first thought that enters some people’s minds when they see a Vietnamese woman in Korea,” said a Vietnamese woman studying at a university in Korea. She spoke to the...
The U.S. government on Tuesday reversed a new visa policy barring international students from the country if all their classes go online due to the coronavirus pandemic, a move which comes to the relief of tens of thousands of Koreans.
Korean students fear being blocked from the United States because of a controversial new visa rule for international students announced last week that has provoked a backlash from American universities.