ACS Dongdaemoon Campus

1)  Founding Purpose

AMI Center has established and has been running ACS Dongdaemoon Campus in Jongro-gu, Seoul, Korea for the international workers from Nepal and other countries who cannot study theological courses full-time due to various situations. Internationals who want to become pastor for their countrymen may study theology part-time by taking weekend and evening classes.     


2)  Curriculum & Methodology

Dongdaemoon Campus offers part-time theology courses. The Campus run classes using VCD¡¯s and video materials in English and Nepali. Professors and pastors with proven credentials give lectures according to individual schedule of each student. Students may have a secular job during the weekdays, and they are required to attend the classes at the Campus in the weekends, according to each student¡¯s scheduled curriculum. Moreover, all students must take the intensive classes offered during the New Year¡¯s Day and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) period.      


3)  Degree Programs

Students who complete the part-time programs at Dongdaemoon Campus will be transferred to the Main Campus in Suji, and earn additional credits to receive respective degrees.


4)  Programs Period

Programs offered at Dongdaemoon Campus do not have specific period for completion. Students will receive credits as much as they study.


5)  Admission Criteria

Applicants who want to get admission to Dongdaemoon Campus may have secular jobs. They may labor in their workplace during the weekdays, and in the weekends, having the same condition as the full-time students at the Main Campus, they are required to serve the practical ministries for their fellow countrymen.    

    -   Bachelor Course
           Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, and be able to study in English.

    -   Master Course
           Applicants must have a bachelor of theology, or have graduated from university, and be able to
           study in English.  

6)  Tuition and Fees

Since the students at Dongdaemoon Campus are conducting economic activities, they are required to pay a nominal tuition fee unlike the students studying at the Main Campus. The tuition fee per semester (4 months) is 300,000 Won ($ 250). Tuition installment payment plans are available.