1. The applicant must be interested in Korea and Kpop.
  2. The applicant must have good health, both mental and physical.
  3. The applicant must be a Junior High school student or not older than 26 years old.
  4. In the case of a minor, consent of the guardians/parents shall be obtained.
  5. The applicant must be willing to pay attention to the instructions that will be given by the ACOPIA Staff. 


  1. Accept the 'ACOPIA Entertainment Student Contract' and observe it without fail.
    • ACOPIA will provide all kinds of education, training facilities, and support for the purpose of acquiring and improving the ability necessary for the trainees during the term of this contract.
    • ACOPIA does not require trainees to commit acts that may infringe upon their moral rights or acts to make a claim for money or goods.
  2. On Weekdays after 6 PM and on Weekends, the trainees are given free time. Trainees are free to use their cellphones and to undergo auditions for other companies. If a trainee wishes to become a trainee at another entertainment company, consult the ACOPIA office to apply for a transfer. 
  3. The curfew is 23:00. If the trainee cannot get back to his/her hotel by 23:00, he/she needs to contact the office. The trainee must always keep contact with the ACOPIA Staff and respond without delay.
  4. The trainees are obliged to carry out the education/training schedule and advertising activities determined by ACOPIA in good faith during the term of this contract.
    • The class includes a part of the Kpop Course at the ACOPIA School and a special training for the trainees.
    • Trainees must prioritize photography, performance, and advertising over the other classes. Apparel will be decided by ACOPIA.
    • During Monday to Friday, two-hour online advertising activities (blogging, etc.) will be conducted. While external advertising activities will be held 1-2 times a week.
  5. The training camps (share houses) are located near Hongik University Station (line 2, exit 3) and the ACOPIA School.
  6. The trainees will be responsible for the accommodation expenses, utilities expenses, transportation expenses, and food expenses. Accommodation expenses (including utilities) are 700,000KRW a month, and should be paid in advance for the first six months and then paid for every three months.
    • If you get sick, seek help here.
    • This service is available 24/7. 
    • 24-hour emergency call: 050-5218-4636 (Japan) & 010-7380-4649 (Korea)
  7. Photos and videos of the trainees taken during training will be uploaded on the ACOPIA Website, SNS, and other social media platforms.
  8. The trainees are required to abide by all the rules stated above.

Download: ACOPIA Entertainment Student Contract (Japanese Korean)