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We are quite pleased to have the opportunity to introduce our company, International Academy(IA).

IA was founded in October 1989. The main office is located in the heart of the southern part of Seoul which has quickly become the new center of business and education in the capital city. At present, we have 15staff members who specialize in counselling students preparing to go abroad to study. The most frequent destinations for Korean students include the U.S.A., Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, Japan, China, and the Philippines. Our recruits range from primary school students to adults planning to study at a variety of education institutions from language schools to primary and secondary schools, vocational training schools, undergraduate and post graduate universities.

We have been attracting students and parents through a variety of promotional activities :

website, general advertisements in nationwide daily newspapers, local weekly news-papers, magazines oriented towards our prospective students or parents, and some special newspapers including the armad forces newspaper.
education seminars, education exhibitions and fairs often jointly organized with education institutions from overseas.
direct mailing of leaflets and promotional materials to our prospective students targeted towards special issues and regular inquiries, utilizing a computerized client management system.
operating overseas liaison offices in order to assist students when they arrive and during their stay.
cooperating with consortium members in Seoul as well as in other major cities in Korea including Seoul, Pusan, Taeku, Taejeon, and Kwangju.
pre-departure language and computer programs that link our clients
information provider for "Study Abroad Web Magazine"
producing appropriate information booklets which are updated on a regular basis and distributed to prospective students and parents.
publishing professional guide books on overseas study.

Through the following services IA can prepare students for their further studies overseas :

initial counselling with expertise consultations by a highly qualified staff specialized in each country
selecting proper schools and education programs for their further studies
making applications to schools
preparing documents for passport applications
preparing documents for visa applications
travel arrangements, booking accommodations and airport meetings
pre-departure orientations for their life overseas and continuing studies
post-arrival services including further counselling, travel arrangements for families visiting students through our branch offices overseas.
continous aftercare services
Since its foundation, IA has been expanding its business capacity and has maintained a high reputation among both its clients and competitors. IA will continue its endeavours to develop and improve its service programs and seeks to positively contribute to the education market as a leading company in Korea. We hope this brief introduction of International Academy helps to explain who we are.

Thank you very much for your attention. If we can be of any assistance to you or should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Address : #903, Doosanbearstel, 381, Gangnamdaero, Seocho-gu, Seoul, Koera(Seocho-Dong) 137-857
Tel : +82 - 2 - 2055 - 1990
Fax :+82 - 2 - 6455 - 6690
Web site : http://www.ia.co.kr