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  • 20.08.2019
South Korea: 600,000 students to sit for college entrance exam
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20.08.2019

South Korea: 600,000 students to sit for college entrance exam

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The pressure's on hundreds of thousands of students in South Korea - as they sit for an exam that could determine their personal and professional futures.

The students have prepared for the all-important college entrance test, often with years of study and long nights in afterschool programmes designed to improve their results.

This year they were postponed because of a rare earthquake.
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Al Jazeera's Kathy Novak reports from Seoul.
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