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We have a large community of international students here at Southampton Solent University and understand that relocating to a new country can be challenging. Students coming from South Korea can find a range of advice about obtaining a visa and studying in the UK right here on the Solent website.

For more specific advice about coming from South Korea to study, please see the information below. Alternatively, you can contact the British Council's South Korean offices or our own international advice team.

Entry requirements

As a general guide, we look for qualifications that are equivalent to the British high school A-levels (a Junior College Diploma). A portfolio is also required for most of our art and design courses.

For postgraduate courses, we look for qualifications that are equivalent to the British bachelor's degree (Haksa).

International scholarships    

We are pleased to offer scholarships to students from South Korea. These are available if you are applying for a full-time course at Southampton Solent University and are a self-funded, full-fee student. 

Find out more

Visa information

As a South Korean national, you will need to apply for a visa to come and study in the UK. When you have met all the conditions of entry for a full-time course at Southampton Solent University (including payment of deposit and course acceptance), you will be sent a Certificate of Acceptance for Study (CAS) number. You will need this document to apply for a student visa.

You should make your application for a visa at the local British Embassy or High Commission.

Speak with an official representative

Solent has a number of official representatives around the world. They give you the chance to talk about opportunities here at Southampton Solent with someone in your own country. 

IAE Edu Net - Kangnam
6F, Daeseung Bldg., 1318,
Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu,
Seoul, Korea
Tel. + 82 2 3481 1400
Fax. + 82 2 3481 1424

IAE Edu Net - Busan
1F, Suyang B/D, 160-6,
Bujeon-dong, Busanjin-gu,
Busan, Korea
Tel. + 82 51 809 8558
Fax. + 82 51 809 2377

IAE Edu Net - Jongno
3F, Jongno Woori B/D,
18-1, Gwanchul-dong
Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea
Tel. + 82 2 732 1217
Fax. + 82 2 733 2951

IAE Edu Net - Daegu
10F Dongwon B/D,
8-1 Samdeok-dong 1 ga, 
Daegu, Korea
Tel. + 82 53 421 8001
Fax. + 82 53 421 8004

IAE Edu Net - Daejeon
5F Leaders B/D, 482-2 Kungdong,
Yoosungku, Daejeon, Korea
Tel. + 82 42 822 8227
Fax. + 82 42 822 5950

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