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Environmental Materials Science, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #37 (QS) Seoul, South Korea
The Environmental Materials Science program from Seoul National University was established by social demand to utilize environmentally friendly bio-materials and was cemented by strong interest in recycling.
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Overview

Recently, environmental materials such as wood, wood-based composites, forest byproducts, pulp and paper have been recognized as increasingly significant subjects within environmental materials science. 

The mission of the Environmental Materials Science program from Seoul National University is to create and disseminate knowledge regarding wood, paper science and engineering, and forest products and their utilization, through programs of instruction, lab, and practice. The forward-looking research agenda emphasizes an active outreach program to provide continuing education opportunities to industries and individuals. The mission of program is made up of brilliant professors and sophisticated modern facilities.

Career

The well-trained graduates are working for industries, universities, and research institutes related to wood and paper. Research funding comes from the government and the private sector. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    130 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Field Practice in University Forest
  • Wood Chemistry and Lab
  • Chemistry and Process in Environmental Materials
  • Wood Anatomy and Lab
  • Pulping Technology and Lab

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Counselor Reference
  • Official Highschool Transcript and Graduation Certificate
  • A Copy of the Applicant's Passport
  • Copies of Both Parents' Passport
  • Official Document Indication parent-child relationship between the applicant and his or her parents
  • Financial Certification
  • Portfolio, Records of Achievement
  • Proof of Language Proficiency
  • Agreement for Verification of Academic Record

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5002 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2501 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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KRW 2,975,000

Living costs for Seoul

  • 1853935 - 1761660 KRW/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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