Full-year Program

3 Campus East Asia allows a cohort of students to develop collectively their East Asian expertise across a full academic year calendar. Their schedule begins in the fall in Tokyo, Japan at Keio University, where their studies are built around Japanese Studies offered at the International Center. The spring semester is spent in Seoul, Korea at Yonsei University, where, among other elective subjects, they take a course on Korean modernization. Students finish their year in Hong Kong, where they all take a signature course on the Political Economy of Global Asia. All participating students are provided with an Internship and special mentoring in Hong Kong in order to bring together their academic training and curriculum with real world experience working in the East Asia office of a major international organization.

Application Procedure

Step 1: Letter of Nomination
  • Partner universities will send a letter of nomination to Yonsei University (protocol@yonsei.ac.kr)
  • Host universities (Keio, Yonsei, HKU) will notify one another individually
Step 2: Applications Specific to Each University

1. For Keio University

2. For Yonsei University

3. For The University of Hong Kong

  • Online Application Form (Link will be opened in early december 2016.)
  • TOEFL results / other proof of English proficiency
  • Copy of curriculum vitae
  • Visa Documents (to be submitted by January 31, 2017)
    • - Training Visa Application Form ID992A (with a recent photo)
    • - Letter of Consent for payment of the Training Visa application
    • - Certificate of Financial Support

Application Deadlines

  • Nomination: September 30, 2016
  • Online Application: Keio - March 30 / Yonsei - October 31 / HKU - December 15

Dormitory Application

Apply to respective university in advance. More information about housing can be found at: