Introduction

The Korea Summer Internship Program offers YISS students direct exposure to global corporate settings in the heart of Seoul, Korea. Taking advantage of Yonsei University’s vast alumni networks and strong ties with business and educational partners, the program provides students with the opportunity to gain professional work experience and to build social networks in some of the world’s leading companies and organizations.  Do not miss this opportunity to advance your career during this summer.

Program

  • Eligibility: Students who are enrolled in YISS
  • Internship period: July 1, 2014 ~ August 7, 2014 (6 weeks)
  • Working hours required: 20 hours per week
    * Working hours may vary depending on each sponsoring company’s conditions and student’s course schedule.
  • KSI Course Syllabus: 2014 KSI Course Syllabus
  • Expected benefits:
    • 3 academic credits, equivalent to credits earned in one YISS course
      *Internship participants can obtain 6 credits including 3 credits from the Korea Summer Internship Program. (Graded on Pass/Non-pass basis)
    • Certificate of participation issued by Yonsei university
    • Access to Korea Summer Internship Program network
  • Research Internship: if you are more interested in research experience, rather than corporate experience, please consider YSRI (Yonsei Summer Research Internship).

How to Apply

To apply for the Korea Summer Internship Program, students are required to:

  1. Submit the completed internship application on-line by April 27, 2014
    **Internship application will be available from March 10, 2014.
  2. Pay the full tuition for the YISS by April 30, 2014 
    **Exchange students do not need to pay the tuition to Yonsei.

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Note:

  • Internship placement is not guaranteed. Final decisions will be made by individual company. Please be prepared with an alternate course approved from your home university in case you are not accepted to work as an intern.
  • Applicant may apply for up to 5 internship positions.
  • For the detailed job description of each position, please refer to the list of sponsoring companies file attached.
  • The applicants should be admitted to YISS and pay the full tuition for the YISS by April 30, 2014. Exchange students do not need to pay the tuition to Yonsei.
  • Incomplete or late submissions and payment will not be taken into consideration for the internship.
  • For refund policy, please refer to this website: http://summer.yonsei.ac.kr/s3_4.asp

Sponsoring Companies

  • The Company list will continue to be updated until April 18. For those of you who have already submitted your application, you will be given a chance to revise your application if you wish to.
  • Below job decription is tentative and is subject to change.

Company/
Organization

Department

Task(s)

Number of Internship Positions Requirements

Coomup. Inc

Marketing

Global website support

1

Korean: Fluent English: Fluent

Daelim

International Cooperation

¢¹Foreign contract
¢¹Sales and operations training

1

Korean: Fluent
English: Fluent

Deloitte Consulting

Strategic Consulting

N/A

1

Korean: Intermediate
English: Fluent

Foundation Academia Platonica
(Website in Korean only)

Humanics Field

Organizing lectures & supporting events

1

Korean: Fluent
English: Fluent

Handok Pharmaceuticals Co. LTD

OTC Marketing

¢¹Market research regarding
¢¹Marketing support esp. with advertising campaign

2

Korean: Fluent
English: Fluent

English Detailer

Introducing new products to potential customers (doctors)

Medical Nutrition Product Marketing

¢¹Clinical data review & developing scientific materials
¢¹Customer data analysis

Genecare analysis Marketing

¢¹Market analysis (genomics)
¢¹Support marketing promotional program

Legal Affairs

¢¹Collection of existing contracts & identify key terms

IBK (Industrial Bank of Korea)

Global Business Team

¢¹Overseas office settlement support
¢¹Overseas IB business information research

3

Korean: Fluent
English: Fluent

Korea Tourism Organization 

Product Development

¢¹Promote cruise tours
¢¹Develop Korean culture & tour contents

2

Korean: Fluent
English: Intermediate
Japanese and/or Chinese speakers preferred

Brand Marketing

¢¹Global campaign
¢¹Support Buz Korea

2

English: Fluent
Japanese and/or Chinese speakers preferred

MICE Strategic Planning 

¢¹MICE research
¢¹SNS management

1

Korean: Intermediate
English: Fluent

Loen Entertainment New Media Marketing Team ¢¹K-POP artist marketing support
¢¹New media contents planning (You-Tube, Facebook, SNS)
2

Related major students preferred (marketing, media, contents, etc)
Chinese speakers preferred

Maersk Line Trade and marketing Support for Visual Management system and weekly reader 1

Korean: Fluent English: Fluent

OCI Special Project Team ¢¹Research Chinese real estate market & investment company 2

English: Fluent
Chinese: Fluent

Peace Sharing Association
(Website in Korean only)
Executive Office ¢¹Translating reports
¢¹Administrative support
¢¹PR (web design)
1

Korean: Intermediate English: Fluent

Prain PR ¢¹PR
¢¹Clipping
2-3

Korean: Intermediate English: Fluent

SBS Broadcasting ¢¹Research
¢¹Casting support
¢¹Assisting in documentary production
1

Korean: Intermediate English: Fluent

Sisun International ¢¹Design Team
¢¹Marketing Team
¢¹Overseas Business Team
Assist fashion design and marketing 3

Korean: Fluent (1)
English: Fluent (1)
Chinese: Fluent (1)

SK Broadband TBA TBA 2

Korean: Fluent English: Fluent

Standard Chartered Bank Learning Team Participate in HR Project 2

Business major preferred
No language requirement

The Asan Institute for Policy Studies ¢¹Public Relations
¢¹Publications
¢¹Seminar Organizations
¢¹Publications
¢¹Research
3

Korean: Intermediate
English: Fluent

Viewreple Corp. Marketing Team ¢¹Market research (Japan)
¢¹Marketing plan
1

Korean: Intermediate English: Fluent

Vingle  Marketing Team ¢¹Market research by region
¢¹Strategy building for online contents
1-5

English: Fluent
*Publish expert content in field of interest
*Active in social networks or online forums 

Wisementor
(Website in Korean only)
¢¹Evaluations & Planning
¢¹Education Support
¢¹Career Counseling
¢¹Planning & Operating Educational Programs
2

Korean: Fluent
English: Intermediate

Wizard Works  Marketing Team ¢¹Localising product & marketing material
¢¹Supporting other global business
3

Native English speaker(1)
Native Japanese speaker(1)
Native Chinese speaker(1)

Woori Bank TBA TBA 5

TBA

YMCA International Team ¢¹Assisting international conference
¢¹Correspondence with international YMCA offices
1

Korean: Intermediate English: Fluent

Yonsei University - Office of International Affairs International Team ¢¹Administrative support
¢¹International student serivces
2

N/A

Yonsei University - Severance Hospital ¢¹International Health Care Center
¢¹Planning & International Relations Team
¢¹Observing patient examination/surgery/research
(medical & nursing students only)
¢¹Administrative support for patients
¢¹International relations
5

Korean: Intermediate
English: Fluent
Medicine or Nursing majors preferred, but not required

Application Timeline

Once your application is submitted, it will be forwarded to the internship sponsor, who will ultimately make a selection. Some sponsoring companies may choose to interview short-listed candidates by telephone or in person before recruiting interns.

Application Timeline (Tentative)
Student application Deadline April 27, 2014
Tuition payment deadline April 30, 2014
Final announcements sent June 3, 2014  
Course registration deadline June 12, 2014  
Internship orientation June 30, 2014  
Internship start & end date July 1 - August 7, 2014

 

Course Schedule Modules

  • The following modules are devised to assist internship participants for the course schedules.
  • Considering internship and course loads, we recommend the participants to take one course.
  • Please ensure that these modules are only suggestion of the possible examples. Therefore, the working schedule may vary depending on the conditions of each sponsoring company.  

Module 1

  • Taking 1st period course and afternoon internship from Monday to Friday
  • Total obtainable credits: 6 credits

Period

Class hours

MON

TUE

WED

THU

FRI

1

09:00 ~ 10:40

 Course

 

 

11:00 ~ 13:00

    Lunch & Moving

 

 

14:00 ~ 18:00

  Internship

 

Module 2

  • Taking 2nd period course and afternoon internship from Monday to Friday
  • Total obtainable credits: 6 credits

Period

Class hours

MON

TUE

WED

THU

FRI

2

11:00 ~ 12:40

 Course

 

 

13:00 ~ 14:00

    Lunch & Moving

 

 

14:00 ~ 18:00

  Internship

 

For any inquiries regarding the Korea Summer Internship Program, please contact:

  • Email: iedu@yonsei.ac.kr
  • Tel: (82-2) 2123-3988
  • Fax: (82-2) 2123-8706
  • Address: Division of International Education, Office of International Affairs,
                Yonsei University, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-749 Korea