The Department of Asian Studies is offering a PhD Scholarship in Korean Studies.Read more
25 Feb 2020
19 Feb 2020
Additional Award for the Irish Institute of Korean StudiesRead more
25 Sep 2019
6th Annual NAKPA Conference, hosted by the Irish Institute of Korean Studies in the Department of Asian Studies, will take place on October 10th and 11th 2019.Read more
Dr Kevin Cawley’s latest book, Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea, will be available in 2019 (Routledge: New York)
See publisher's review here : Dr Kevin N Cawley's 2019 book
Evening Course in Korean Language
More information HERE
Recent K-Soc activities at UCC
KPOP comes to UCC!
'KPOP comes to UCC: Korean Pop Star DABIT 다빗 will have a fan Meeting@UCC on November 17th' organised by the UCC Korean Society and the Irish Institute of Korean Studies.
Check out the UCC Korean Society homepage for details!
UCC Korean Studies Conference 2013
See slideshow HERE
Korean papers Interview Dr Kevin CawleyTwo Korean newspapers recently interviewed Dr Kevin Cawley, Director of Korean Studies at UCC regarding Korean philosopher Dasan
Emeritus Professor Grayson Donates Books to IIKSProfessor Grayson was the former Director of Korean Studies at the University of Sheffield, and president of the British Association of Korean Studies (BAKS).
Dr Cawley Interviewed by RTE on the Death of Kim Jong Il
Dr Kevin Cawley was interviewed by RTE 1 6 o'clock NEWS on a special report of the death of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Il.
Dr Cawley Interview on Links Between Ireland & Korea
Dr. Kevin Cawley waas recently interviewed by a local newspaper re his view on linking Ireland and Korea.
Korea Times Publishes Dr Cawley's Articles on Korean History
The Director of the Irish Institute of Korean Studies, Dr Kevin Cawley, will have a series of 10 articles published in the Korea Times Newspaper on "Discovering Korean History".
EPIK - Opportunities to Teach English in Korea
EPIK (English Program in Korea) provides graduates with opportunities to teach English in a Korean Public School.
Report on IIKS in Korea Times
Special report on Dr. Kevin Cawley at UCC Irish Institute of Korean Studies appears on The Korea Times, with a particular focus on how to promote Korean culture and language here in Ireland.
06 Sep 2017
Dr Kevin Cawley interview with Brendan O'ConnorRead more