Seoul is the second-largest metropolis in the world in terms of population, as it has over 25 million inhabitants! A lively and exciting city, it’s the centre of Korean politics, economics, culture and society. The city itself has countless places to explore and relax in, and always has something exciting to offer.
In spite of its dense population, the city is ideally located as it’s surrounded by sea and snow-capped mountains, and built on the Han River. It’s a very urban city however, and it displays its skyscrapers, commercial districts, and shopping centres very proudly. The Koreans are particularly renowned for their cosmetics, so you’ll be able to stock up on your Korean products in one of the many shopping centres.
As an extremely hi-tech city, and thanks to its ultra-fast Wi-Fi network. you’ll be able to connect to the internet from just about everywhere.
The Gangnam quarter
Made popular across the world by the singer Psy and his song “Gangnam Style”, the Gangnam quarter is undoubtedly the place to be. As a fashionable area, it attracts the Korean youth who love to *see and be seen hanging around the quarter. Pop culture is everywhere: Korean movie fans will definitely recognize this place!
Dates & Prices 2021
Ideally, arrival on Sunday and departure on Saturday. However, it is possible to arrange for arrival and departure on other days of the week depending on the flight times available to you.
School Holidays (lessons are not held on those days nor rescheduled): 01/01, 11-12/02, 01/03, 05/05, 19/05, 20-22/09, 23-24/09, 09/10, 25/12
|Korean lessons & accommodation in mini-studio, single room, no meals (Seoul or Busan)|
|2 weeks||€ 980||€ 1.100|
|3 weeks||€ 1.315||€ 1.500|
|4 weeks||€ 1.655||€ 1.895|
|6 weeks||€ 2.250||€ 2.640|
|8 weeks||€ 2.900||€ 3.415|
|12 weeks||€ 4.190||€ 4.970|
|Housing type||per week|
|Host family, single room, with breakfast||€ 60|
|Host family, single room, half board||€ 115|
|Cleaning and cleaning costs at the end of the stay||€ 45|
|Key deposit (studio)||€ 25|
|Individual lesson (2 hours)||€ 90|
|Seoul airport transfer-accommodation (one way)||€ 85|
|Busan airport transfer-accommodation (one way)||€ 50|
- Chosen course programme
- Mini-studio accommodation
- Enrolment fees
- Course material
- Services of English-speaking support staff
Prices do not include:
- Travel to/from Seoul or Busan
- Airport transfers (optional)
- Meals in mini-studio
- Homestay accommodation, single room, breakfast or half board
- Visa fees (if any)
- Key deposit (mini-studio accommodation, to be paid before departure)