International partnership and symposium
SNUSD has gained reputation as an international leading dental school, which contributes partners to be the world’s renowned universities. We have various academic exchange agreements with about 20 dental schools throughout the world such as USA, Canada, Japan, Australia, China, Thailand and etc. They include both faculty and student exchange programs and research collaboration. In addition, Dental research institute, Dental hospital and other research centers in SNUSD organize annual international symposia and seminars with the OIA. The school keeps trying to become an internationalized university and sets its long term goal to become a dental educational hub in the world.
International Externship Program
SNUSD’s senior students(4th grade) have opportunity to enter International Externship Program for 2 weeks. Once the student applies, the Office of International Affairs(OIA) contacts the school the student preferred, and arranges the procedure for International Externship program. Approximately more than 30 students participate in this program each year. In addtion, foreign students from other universities, that are in MOU agreement with our school, can also apply for externship program to their preferred departments through official procedure. There are about 20 students from various countries who go through this program each year.
Study at SNUSD and Scholarship
SNUSD welcomes students from variety of backgrounds, who we believe would provide diverse perspectives and dynamic learning atmosphere. Also, we operate Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students(GSFS) which is for students from universities in East, Southeast and Central Asia to help them achieve their dream of continuing graduate studies. In addition, we have many other outside scholarships for foreign students which are supported by Research Foundation, BK21 and etc.
The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)
The Commission on Dental Accreditation(CODA) has been propelled to enhance education of Dental field and perform the social liabilities via operation of autonomic quality.