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Application Documents

Application documents should be sent to the PSPS office via e-mail by the application deadline.

Required Documents Notes
Printed On-line Application Form
If you have difficulty in printing the form, please contact PSPS.
  • Please visit http://psps.yu.ac.kr and click “APPLY” to fill out on-line application form and print.
  • Please use the complete and formal names of the institutions and titles of diploma or degree as it appears in the documents.
  • Application Form includes Personal Information, Personal Statement, Statement of Academic Purpose, Official Agreement for Academic Record Verification.
Certificate of Graduation
  • Please submit the degree and transcript in one of the four ways described in the next page to verify the authenticity of the certificates and transcripts.
  • Documents not in English or Korean language should be submitted with translations.
Bachelor’s Degree
Official Transcripts with
Grading system page
(or full GPA information)
Official Report of
English Test
TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC
Or any English proficiency document
  • The test results must be dated later than 1st October 2014.
  • If your country’s official language is English, you do not need to submit an official English test report.
Recommendation Letter
  • There is not a designated form for recommendation letters.
    Please submit a recommendation letter in any form.
Photocopy of Passport
  • Your passport will provide the basic personal information to proceed with your application and admission.
Additional Documents
  • Photocopy of both sides of Alien Registration Card in Korea if you stay in Korea
  • Other documents, for example: the Official Report of Korean Proficiency Test such as TOPIK or KLAT and a Certificate of Employment, may be considered for the screening process.
Additional Documents for Applicants from P. R. China
  • Original Household Register should be recently updated and include all household members. (If all family members are not in one Household Register, please submit all Household Registers and Certificate of Family Relations.)
  • Translation of Household Register in English or Korean: Names of household members in the translation should be in English.
  • Photocopy of ID cards for all household members

* Photocopy of Degrees and Transcripts should be submitted in one of the following ways.

  Students from Apostille countries Students from other countries
1 Apostilled by government authorities; typically by the Department of External Relations or Foreign Affairs Certified by the issuing institution with an official stamp and signature
2 Certified by the Embassy or Consulate of Republic of Korea with a seal or stamp
3 Certified by the Embassy of the applicant’s home country in Korea
4 Certified by the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China (Only for those who obtained their degree from P.R. China)

* PSPS does not limit applicant’s nationality. Applicants from countries below are required to prepare documents apostilled.

Apostille countries

Region Country
Asia Brunei, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macao, Mongolia, Oman, Bahrain, Turkey, Uzbekistan
Africa Botswana, Cape Verde, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Sao Tome and Principe, South Africa, Swaziland, Seychelles
Europe Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Malta, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, Ukraine
America Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Commonwealth of Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Nicaragua, USA, Venezuela
Oceania Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, Marshall Island, New Zealand, Niue, Samoa, Tonga