Information about 2020 Korean Homeland Education (K-HED) - Fall Program

What is the Korean education program for overseas Korean?

'Korean Homeland Education (K-HED)' is an education program for overseas Koreans made to cultivate the ethnic identity of overseas Korean sand help next-generation overseas Koreans to grow into global talents. This program comprises the Korean language, Korean culture, and Korean history classes, as well as field learning. K-HED is the only long-term education program for overseas Koreans in the nation that provides career guidance and a network of overseas Koreans.


□ Recruitment Information

◦ Application Period for Fall Term: July 15 ~ August 14

◦ Program period:

- University Entrance Preparation Course: ’20.10.8.~’21.1.28 (4 months)

- Understanding Korea Course: ’20.10.8.~11.25. (2 months)

◦ Documents submitted

① Application Form (Prescribed)

② Study Plan (Prescribed)

③ Graduation Certificate (Expectant) for Highest Level of Education

④ Transcript for Highest Level of Education

⑤ Certificate of Overseas Korean

⑥ Photocopy of Passport

⑦ Certificate of Descendant or Family of Independence Patriot (if applicable)

⑧ Proof of Scholarship (if applicable)


* Qualifications

[University Entrance Preparation Course]

Overseas Koreans who completed 12 years of formal education in the respective nation (or equivalent educational background) and was

recommended by the head of a diplomatic agency

- Focus on Entrance: Students who are aiming to enter a Korean university

- Focus on Koran Language: Students who are aiming for a high level of proficiency in Korean

[Understanding Korea Course]

Overseas Koreans who graduated from elementary school or higher in the respective nation (or equivalent educational background) and was recommended

by the head of a diplomatic agency


◦ (Inquiry) Kongju National University, Institution of Korean Culture & Education

- (Call) +82-41-850-6031, (Email) hansaram@kongju.ac.kr

◦ (Documents Submission) Korean Education Centre in Canada

- (Call) 416-920-3809 ext 242, (Email) koreducation@gmail.com




[Attachment] (ENG) Information about 2020 Korean Homeland Education.pdf

[Attachment] (ENG) 2020 Korean Homeland Education Poster.jpg

[Attachment] (ENG) 2020 Application Form & Study Plan.doc

[Attachment] (ENG) Personal Information Consent Form.doc

[Attachment] K-HED Course Change Request Form



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