Hanyang International Winter School (HIWS) was first established in 2016 as a means to encourage more international exchanges between Hanyang and its partner universities. Every year, HIWS offers a wide variety of courses that are all fully taught in English to international students from around the globe. In this 2-week program, students can follow up to 2 courses. In the program, there are a wide-range of courses from which to choose from including Korean Studies, Humanities, Business, Economics, International Relations and Korean language. International students can also experience aspects of Korean culture by participating in various field trips, excursions and cultural programs.

Academic Excellence

All courses are taught in English by renowned educators invited from prominent institutions abroad and from Hanyang University. HIWS offers a wide-range of courses including Business, Economics, International Relations and more.


Students can fully immerse in Korean culture by participating in various activities and cultural programs. This is an excellent opportunity to better get to know both international and local students.

Life lasting friendships

Hanyang Buddy Students are ready to introduce you a new culture and surroundings. Throughout the program, a lot of local and international students make unforgettable memories and become life lasting friend.

Seoul, the heart of Asia

Seoul is a cosmopolitan center of financial, political, commercial, recreational, and cultural affairs. Hanyang University is located in the heart of the capital and students can find plenty of places to see, eat and be entertained.