Seoul Korea

Mechanical Engineering - South Korea

With this course, students will learn theory and application of energy methods in engineering, energy transfer by heat, work and mass; thermodynamic properties; analysis of open and closed systems; the second law of thermodynamics and entropy; gas vapor; and applications.

Most of the students do not have experience in travelling to Asian countries and have not had opportunity to learn different culture, customs and activities, this course gives a glimpse into that too.


    • Locations: Seoul, South Korea
    • Dates: May 26 - July 1, 2018
    • Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Location Information

Seoul, South Korea

Seoul is officially called the Seoul Capital City and is the capital and largest metropolis city of South Korea. It is home to over half of all South Koreans along with a huge number of international residents. The city is situated on the Han river and its history dates back to more than 2000 years. Today, Seoul is considered to be a leading and rising global city. It was rated as Asia’s most livable city with second highest quality of life.

For more information contact

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Choongho Yu
MEOB 321
(979) 862-1073

Engineering Global Programs
Engineering Activities Building A

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Mr. Patrick Moore
Study Abroad Program Office
3262 TAMU | (979) 845-0544

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Courses Offered

MEEN 315: Thermodynamics (3 CR)

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 GPA 
  • Good academic standing with university
  • Students are required to attend all study abroad program specific meetings and the general orientation workshop in the semester prior to departure.

Funding Opportunities

Scholarship & Financial Aid


The Study Abroad Programs Office offers scholarships based on merit and financial need. Applications are available through Scholarships & Financial Aid and deadlines are listed on the website below. The Continuing Student Scholarship application opens Nov. 1, 2017 and closes at 11:59 p.m. Feb. 1, 2018. To apply, please visit:


Texas A&M University College of Engineering is offering a scholarship for selected students who have a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application. There is no need to apply for the engineering scholarship. It is automatic if students meet all of the requirements listed below:

  • Have a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application
  • Satisfy the course requirements for admission
  • Be admitted and confirmed by Feb. 15, 2018
  • Required to attend all Study Abroad Programs Office (SAPO) and College of Engineering pre-trip orientations
  • Submit requested documents by deadlines

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid and some scholarships may often be used toward the cost of Texas A&M University study abroad programs. If you have any other questions, please contact the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (2nd Floor Pavilion) or (979) 845-3236. Funding is available in many forms. For complete information on funding opportunities, please visit the Study Abroad Program Office for financial resources.



*Check the Student Business Services website ( for exact tuition/fee amount as it varies per student.