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1. Service Overview

Differing from the proofreading service, this service is where a native English speaking consultant meets the client the face to face to provide editing services on a document that the client has prepared, to ensure the overall clarity and to create a more polished finished product. The service covers a variety of documents including research papers and dissertations, statement of purpose essays, and presentation scripts.

2. Areas for Consultation

Area Contents
Specialized areas(legal, business, technical, science, and engineering) Theses, Articles, Contracts, Legal Documents, Administrative Documents, PR Publications, etc
General areas Statements of Purpose Essays, Proposals, Resumes, Letters

3. Consultation Fee Rates & Time

1) Consultation Fee Rates
Type KAIST Non-KAIST
General 60,000 KRW 66,000 KRW
Specialized 72,000 KRW 79,200 KRW

* Future VAT excluded

2) Consultation Time
  • - A consultation session lasts one hour; beyond one hour, the consultation fee is charged in segments of 10 minutes.
  • - A consultation appointment should be made at least two or three days prior to the date of consultation, and the appointment is finalized upon confirmation of the designated consultant.
  • - After an appointment is made, the client can change or cancel the appointment up to at least 1 day before the appointment date; however, according to the schedule of the designated consultant, cancellation may not be possible.
  • - Cancellation or change of the appointment is possible up to 24 hours prior to the appointment date; however, it may not be possible to rebook the consultation.

4. Consultants

  • 1) English native visiting professors at KAIST
  • 2) English proofreading experts

5. Consultation Fee Payment Instructions

1) Cash payment (available to both KAIST employees and outsiders)
  • - Once the amount of the fee is determined, a payment request will be forwarded via e-mail automatically.
  • - Please pay the consultation fee within one week of the consultation.
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  • Account number: Woori Bank 270-003359-13-607 (Account holder: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
2) Account Substitution (available to KAIST employees only)
  • - Please upload the document based on the Account Substitution Application to the Language Center website for approval.
  • - Please contact the administrator of the pertinent academic department or laboratory to confirm whether account substitution is available.
3) Issuance of Invoice (available to outside organizations only)
  • - An invoice will be forwarded via registered e-mail within 1 or 2 days after the consultation is conducted.
4) Credit Card (for outside clients, corporate/research expense/credit cards are acceptable; however, for KAIST employees, only personal cards are acceptable.)
  • - Please pay the fee on the Language Center website upon completion of a consultation session.

6. For More Information please contact:

  • Tel: 042-350-8731~2, FAX: 042-350-8730
  • E-mail: language@kaist.ac.kr