Students of Varna University of Management now have the opportunity to apply for an exchange programme and spend one semester at our academic partner Handong Global University (HGU) in South Korea.

In the frame of the Exchange Programme the hosting university organizes 5 days of unique orientation programme –  IHANST (International Handong Spiritual Training). The programme introduces HGU campus life, majors, core values, visa information, international students’ registration process and various activities related to team building. Through this amazing orientation, students can experience a full HGU life and will get to know more about how welcoming, caring, and loving everyone is in HGU.

More information about the application steps, credits, tuition and fees, accommodation and life in South Korea can be found in the HGU Guidelines and Factsheet and about the educational programme in the Course list.

The deadline for application for the Fall Semester 2020 is 5th May 2020. To start the application procedure, please contact VUM International Cooperation Office – e-mail:, tel.: +359 58 655 638.

Handong Global University is a private, four-year university located in Pohang, North Gyeongsang province, South Korea. Pohang is known as a sea city and a high-tech based industrial city and the home to the 4th large steel making company, POSCO. Approximately 5,000 students from over 30 countries study at the university. Academic programs at undergraduate level are organised into 12 schools including: Management and Economics, Law, Life Science, and Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.

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