Training Program

Academy for Young Leaders

Academy for Young Leaders


Sejong Academy for Young Leaders


  • - To cultivate young leaders of the next generation in the areas of diplomacy, security, and national unification
  • - To expand and establish network of linkages with other institutions
  • - To create an image as a private public foundation.

General Information

How to Apply: Sejong Website, University Departments

Biannual Course

A. March 3, 2017 – June 9, 2017 
B. August 18, 2017 – November 24, 2017

Applicants: Approx. 20 Participants (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)

Application Deadlines:

A. February 1, 2017 - February 1, 2017 (4 Weeks)
B. July 17, 2017 – August 12, 2017 (4 Weeks)

  • How to Apply: Sejong Website, University Departments

Course Curriculum

A. Lecture Themes

  • Republic of Korea in the 21st Century
  • Major Powers: China, Japan, Russia, and the United States
  • Implications of Northeast Asian Order
  • Security Situation of the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia
  • Inter-Korean Relations
  • Unification of the Korean Peninsula
  • ROK’s Diplomacy, Security, and Unification and its Strategy (Discussion)

B. Field Trips