Korean Studies is a discipline which focuses on the study of Korea from a variety of academic perspectives. The discipline includes the study of Republic of Korea (South Korea), the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) and the Korean diaspora.
The Korean Studies programme at Trinity College commenced in 2010, with the support of the Korea Foundation. Currently, a range of credit-bearing and extracurricular modules in Korean language and culture are available for Trinity students as well as opportunities for postgraduate research supervision. A fee-paying Extramural Programme is also offered.