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Korean Studies in Philippine Academia

The Ateneo Korean Studies Program regularly surveys the status of Korean Studies in Philippine-based colleges and universities. As of 2016, 11 institutions from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao were identified to have Korea-related programs.

# College/University Degree / Major Program Courses Contact Information
1 Ateneo de Manila University Minor in Korean Studies for Undergraduate Students (required no. of units: 15 FLC Korean 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Korean Language and Culture Levels 1 to 5
FLC Kor 6 - Korean Popular Culture
Hi 16.8 - History of Korea
Lit 172. 5 - Modern Korean Literature in English Translation
POS 133.6 - Korean-ASEAN Relations
Com 110.13 - Special Topics in Culture and Communication: The Korean Wave
Com 115.11 - Film Seminar: The Korean Film
Address: Korean Studies Program,
3rd Floor, Leong Hall,
Ateneo de Manila University,
Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights,
Quezon City 1108 Philippines
Tel: +63 2 426 6001 local 5245 / +63 2 351 1620
E-mail: ksp.soss@ateneo.edu
2 Bicol University – Bicol University Language Center N/A Korean I and II
Address: MP Building, Rizal St.,
Legazpi City, Legazpi, Albay
Tel: (052) 481 3129
E-mail: languagecenterbu@gmail.com
Quezon City 1108 Philippines
3 Far Eastern University –Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management N/A FL1 and FL2 Korean Address: Room 108, Ground
Floor Arts Building, Nicanor
Reyes Street, Sampaloc, Manila,
1008 Metro Manila
4 International Evangelical College – Philippine International College BA Asian Studies Major in Korean Studies Korean Language Korean History, Society and Culture Address: Sitio Bayugo, Brgy. San
Isidro Antipolo City, Rizal,
Philippines
Tel: 632-425-3924
E-mail: picadmin@picollege.edu.ph
5 Philippine Normal University – Undergraduate Studies Office N/A Korean Language (Special Course: 1-2 weeks) Address: 1000 Taft Ave, Ermita,
Manila, Metro Manila
Tel: +632 317-1768 loc 726
6 Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Manila Branch N/A Korean Language for Tourism Students (Special Course) Address: Ground Floor East
Wing, Main Building
A. Mabini Campus, Anonas
Street, Sta. Mesa
Manila, Philippines 1016
Tel: (+632) 335 1787 loc. 322 or
287 (Office of Academic Affairs) /
(+632) 335 1787 loc. 217 (Faculty
of Arts and Letters)
E-mail: inquire@pup.edu.ph
7 University of Asia and the Pacific – Department of Asia Pacific Studies, College of Arts and Sciences / Samsung Korean Studies Program N/A APS102C Asia-Pacific Studies (Korea)
KOR101, 102, 103, 104 Korean Language Levels 1 to 4
Address: Pearl Drive, Ortigas Center
Pasig City 1600, Philippines
Tel: (+632) 637-0912 to 26
E-mail: info@uap.asia
8 University of the Philippines – Asian Center MA or M Asian Studies (Major in Korea) AS 237.1 - Social & Economic Development in Korea
AS 237.2 - Politics & Governance in Korea
AS 237.3 - Culture & Society in Korea
Address: Hall of Wisdom, GT-Toyota
Asian Cultural Center, Asian Center,
University of the Philippines,
Magsaysay Avenue corner Katipunan Avenue,
Diliman, Quezon City,
Philippines 1101
Tel: 63.2.981.8500 loc. 3578 (College Secretary)
Fax: 63.2.981.8500 local 3586 or 920.3535
E-mail: upacsec@gmail.com (College Secretary)
9 University of the Philippines – Center for International Studies (CIS) N/A GS197
From Kimchi to K-Pop: Discussions on Contemporary Issues in Korean Culture and Society
Address: Benton Hall , M. Roxas
Avenue, U.P. Campus ,
University of the Philippines ,
1101 Quezon City , Metro Manila
Tel: 9818500 local 2460 and 2462 / 426-7573
E-mail: centerforinternationalstudies@yahoo.com
10 University of the Philippines – Department of Linguistics BA Linguistics KN 10, 11, 12, 13
Koreyano Levels 1 to 4
Address: Room 1325, Palma Hall,
University of the Philippines,
Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
Tel: (632) 981-8500 loc. 2128 / (632) 926-9887
E-mail: lingg@kssp.upd.edu.ph
11 Western Visayas State University (Iloilo) (Center for Foreign Languages) N/A Korean 1
(Extramural Course)
Address: West Visayas State University,
La Paz, Iloilo City
Tel: (033) 3200885 / (033) 3209104; (033) 3200870-77 loc. 1205
E-mail: wvsucfl2010@gmail.com / cfl@wvsu.edu.ph