Underwood International College, Yonsei University is a highly selective, all-English, four-year liberal arts institution, which combines the intimate, elite learning environment of an American-style liberal arts college with the faculty and resources of Korea's top private research university. Students choose from an extensive list of classes conducted entirely in English and taught by a distinguished group of international and Korean scholars.
With a student body drawn from around the world, Underwood International College, Yonsei University focuses on ensuring that its outstanding students have the intellectual foundation to become exceptional leaders capable of changing the world for the better.
Spanning over 16 majors under five divisions in three fields, Underwood International College, Yonsei University offers an experience unmatched by any other institution in East Asia. The raison d'être of college education lies in learning. But the educational experience at Underwood International College, Yonsei University epitomises Yonsei University's vision of the future, in which students are taught the critical thinking skills that will be important aspects of humanity even in an age of automation and artificial intelligence. The institute's majors were thus crafted with this in mind - that university education must nurture the ability to converse with researchers in different fields. The interdisciplinary nature of the majors encourages creativity and innovation - elements essential in navigating through today’s "Network Society".