2024 GS TESOL HUFS Spring Admission

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Hankuk University of Foreign Studies


Spring 2024 Admissions


Upgrade Your Teaching - Upgrade Your Profession!

HUFS Graduate School of TESOL!


  1. Application Process

1st Round

Apply Online

Submit Documents


September 22 ~ October 6, 2023

September 22 ~ October 6, 2023

October 21, 2023


2nd Round

Apply Online

Submit Documents


November 6 ~ 20, 2023

November 6 ~ 20, 2023

December 2, 2023

* Please visit our website for a detailed timeframe.


  1. Departments (Major)

- Department of English Language Teaching
Department of ELT Materials & Technology



  1. Admission Selection Process

- Document evaluation
Preference is given to applicants who have a TESOL-related diploma or certificate.

- Interview (Attendance is mandatory)
 ※ Applicants who are overseas, have difficulty travelling due to COVID-19, or who are
    recommended not to attend a face-to-face interview can request a video interview
    (remote interview) by contacting the GS TESOL Office when submitting application documents.


  1. Dual Degree & Study Abroad Program

- Dual Degree Program with Temple University (2 Semesters at Temple Univ. + 3 Semesters at HUFS)

- 3+1 Program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa


  1. Benefits & Scholarships

1) Department Highlights

- In the GS TESOL, our primary goal is to help you to become a professional language teacher who can apply theoretical and pedagogical knowledge to real-world English language teaching situations.


  • What to expect:
    • All classes are taught in English
    • Learn how to address classroom challenges through theory and research
    • Develop competence in contemporary teaching methods and assessment techniques
    • Apply theories using multimedia and Learning Management Systems (LMS)
    • Explore Edutech (e.g., corpus data) and design/innovative language lessons

- We offer diverse courses covering various aspects of English language teaching from second language acquisition theories to practical pedagogical applications.


2) Flexibility in Course Selection and Tracks

- Course Selection

 * You can freely register in any course, regardless of your major (ELT, ELT-MT)

 * Courses available in the GS TESOL:


- Graduation Track Selection

 * Choose from 3 graduation tracksThesis, portfolio, or coursework, to align with your academic goals

- Online Classes

 * GS TESOL offers a variety of online courses each semester, enabling you to tailor your educational experience to your specific needs.


3) Scholarship

- Applicants with the highest scores on their entrance exam may be awarded a scholarship.
- Outstanding Academic Performance Scholarship

Students who achieved a high GPA in their previous semester may be eligible for a merit scholarship
- Scholarship for Teachers
Students who have a Teacher's Certificate(Lv.2) authorised by the Ministry of Education and are currently working full-time at an elementary or secondary school can apply for this scholarship.


  1. Internship Program
    - GS TESOL students can participate in the overseas internship programs offered by the    
     TESOL Professional Education Center at HUFS.
    - Overseas Internship Programs:
    Internship at California State University(San Bernardino):
    Students can take part in the 4-week internship programs at California State University.
     * Internship at Selkirk College(Canada):
    Students can participate in the 4-week internship programs at Selkirk College(Canada).


  1. Special Features

- No TOPIK requirement for foreign students

- Class hours are between 6:30 p.m. ~ 9:40 p.m. (2 classes per day), 2 to 3 days a week (weekdays).


  1. Further Details

Please visit our website at http://tesolgs.hufs.ac.kr or email us at [email protected].

Tel) 02-2173-3521