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Best language schools in South Korea (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning Korean in South Korea? We have researched all the details about the best Korean language schools in South Korea for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers


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Rating: 4.8

40 reviews
Top Destinations: Seoul (city thumbnail)
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Key Facts about South Korea

South Korea is one of the lesser travelled countries in Asia. It has recently stood out for its interesting culture, fewer tourists and safe travel routes. South Korea is blessed with a range of spectacular landscapes including Mount Hallasan, Haeundae Beach and Seoraksan National Park. It includes 3000 islands and, Jeju, the largest island blends beach life with hiking. The capital city of Seoul is a place where skyscrapers and a pulsing nightlife intertwine with local markets and Buddhist temples. In comparison, the city of Busan, is the calmer option with beaches, local festivals and hot springs.

Population: 48,423,000

Capital: Seoul

Time zone: GMT +9

Currency: KRW (1 KRW = 0.0009 USD)

Telephone country code: +82

Name of country in Korean: 대한민국

South Korea quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.9

4.9 (41 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 90 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in South Korea:

  • 1. Seoul: 10,300,000
  • 2. Busan: 3,700,000
  • 3. Incheon: 2,600,000
  • 4. Daegu: 2,600,000
  • 5. Daejeon: 1,500,000

universities: 248 (rankings of universities in South Korea)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (South Korea average):4,277.55 KRW (34% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 220 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz

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    FAQ about schools in South Korea

  • Green Korean Language School was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Guest House K' at Lexis Korea is the best rated accommodation in South Korea.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
  • In South Korea electricity is 220 Volt and 60 Hz. Plug type C, F.
  • Schools in South Korea offer specific preparation courses for the following exams: Other exams.
  • 266000KRW for 2 weeks is the lowest price for a Korean course in South Korea. The average cost of a language course in South Korea is 137,955KRW per week.
  • Students rated the activity program at Green Korean Language School as the best.
  • Lexis Korea has received the best overall rating in Busan.
  • Easy Korean Academy, located in JJ Bldg. 3~4F. 58 Apgujeong-ro 2gil, Gangnam-gu, , Seoul has been voted as the school with the best location in South Korea.
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