Jongwook Byun
South KoreaKR
Top South Korean students awarded HKU President’s Scholars

When the best students from around the world choose HKU, they are bestowed with the title of President’s Scholar. The President’s Scholar aims at nurturing and empowering global leaders with an international mindset.
Currently, 6 exceptional South Korean students hold this prestigious title which entails a full scholarship including tuition fees, accommodation, living and study abroad expenses.
Jongwook Byun, a year 1 President’s Scholar, scored a perfect 45 in IB examinations and is currently pursuing one of HKU’s flagship programmes, BBA in International Business and Global Management.