A dream come true!
Let’s let people know about Korea! I finally established “BestFriend Korean Study Abroad & Korean Language & Culture Center Study-room,” a place for foreigners and gyopos to learn the language and experience the culture at the same time!
After I came back to Korea from studying abroad, I felt a special patriotism towards Korea and was able to see Korea objectively. I established Best Friend Korea Study Abroad Institute to lead today’s globalized world in learning the Korean language. After that, BestFriend Korean Language & Culture Center, and a 1:1 conversational tutoring program for Koreans and foreigners to have language exchange were established.
Looking for a Korean language institute to study Korean? Look no further! With over 3 million registered members all over the world, Best Friend Korean Language School in Seoul is the number one commissioned education company for learning Korean in Korea. Come and experience first-hand Best Friend Korean Language School’s one and only curriculum grounded on educational philosophy!
Foreigners from not only Asia but also from the U.S., Europe, and many other countries find Best Friend Korean Language School. Best Friend’s curriculum has been certified through association with the top 100 global companies. Best Friend has also received recognition overseas in the language institute industry for its excellence.
COURSES THAT FIT YOUR NEEDS
BEST FRIEND a wide range of elective courses,plus specialized courses,such as a top university preparatory course.You'll be able to get the education that need in order to prepare for your future in Korea.
ACCEPTS BEGINNER STUDENTS
Even if you've never studied Japanese before ,that's not a problems!! You can start from scratch at this school.
Free wifi is available to students.
ENGLISH-SPEAKING STAFF AVAILABLE
There will be English-speaking staff available to assist you with any issues that may arise during your time at the school
Take the subway line 2 (green line) and get off at Sinchon Station exit 2.
Walk about 200 meters straight from exit 2 towards Yonsei University
Pass U-Plex and Missha, and go inside the Samsung Mobile Store building to the 5th, 6th floor(approximately 3 minutes walking distance)
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Korean Regular Class
“There are a total of 12 levels of Korean classes available every month starting from classes for absolute beginners learning the ABCs of Korean, to intermediate and advanced learners! ”
Lessons are optimized for foreigners learning Korean in Korea to get you from one level to the next! Best Friend Korean Language School’s methodical education system makes it possible for you to speak, listen to, read, and write Korean all within 3 months!
In addition, you can experience a variety of Korean culture classes for free!
Everyone can Learn korean with us.
Take a placement test to match your Korean skill level to an appropriate class.
Correct your pronunciation and intonation mistakes.
Learn expressions that can be used in real life situations right away through our student-centered classes
Practice conversations used in a variety of situations and topics.
The usage of foreign languages in class is prohibited
Increase your confidence in Korean conversation through giving presentations!
Make international friends through language exchange at our global parties.
You can Learn korean authentically.
WITHOUT STUDENT VISA
WITH STUDENT VISA
6 - 24 MONTHS
AVAILABLE TERM STARTS EACH YEAR
School usually starts in the first or second week of the month's term start
You can download schedule here
10:00 TO 13:00
14:00 TO 19:00
COURSE HOURS PER WEEK 12
TOPIK PREP ELECTIVE CLASSES
“This course was designed for foreigners that need to take the TOPIK to enter a Korean university or a Korean company! !”
If you’ve been struggling while self-studying for the TOPIK exam, this course is for you! Best Friend’s TOPIK Preparation Course teachers will fully prepare you for the exam and provide practice TOPIK questions for you to answer!
Quickly pass the TOPIK exam by discovering and addressing your weak areas in the Korean language!
BUSINESS KOREAN CLASSES
Foreigners who came to Korea to work!
This course is designed to teach you the basics of business Korean, from preparing you find work to using Korean in the workplace.
Practice Korean honorifics necessary for business, making presentations, real-life conversations, etc.
Learn useful business Korean such as writing emails, making phone calls, preparing for an interview
Learn about important aspects of the business culture in Korea, such as the relationship between superiors and juniors, company dinner culture, Korean manners, etc.
The use of foreign languages is prohibited in the classroom
Korean Regular Class
1 Week 190.000 won
2 Week 270.000 won
1 Month 370.000 won
3 Month 1050.000 won
5 Month 1060.000 won
Entrance fee $95
Text Book $38
One of the toughest parts of studying abroad in Korea is finding an accommodation because there is not much information out there and It is tough match your schedule with the contact time period.
You don’t need to stay for one year; you can stay short-term: 1 week, 2 weeks, 3 months, etc.
No expensive deposit required
Prices are reasonable (we understand that studying abroad is costly)
A staff that speaks English, Japanese, or Chinese can guide you around the accommodation
Studio apartment (one -room)
Through Best Friend’s Korea accommodation, you may stay short-term as long as it is over a month
No security deposit necessary
The closest to BestFriend school is 5~15 minutes, furthest is 20~40 minutes
Each room has a bed, desk, refrigerator, air-conditioner, personal kitchen, internet, etc.
You can have your own personal space
Mini studio apartment
Cheaper than a one-room apartment
You can use a communal kitchen (kimchi, rice, and basic side-dishes provided), and communal laundry room
Communal heating system (the heater and air-conditioner controlled by Mini studio apartment staff)
One front door entrance (go through the front entrance to get to your room)
There is staff at the Mini studio apartment so it is safer here
Live with a Korean family and experience what a Korean family is like
2 meals a day provided (follow times and rules)
Do language exchange with the Korean family (improve your Korean by talking in Korean with your host family)
For young people who need extra care
There are many rooms in one building (many Koreans live here)
Live with other Korean students and learn about Korean culture while making Korean friends
2 meals a day provided (lunch and dinner)