Apply for Fully Funded Scholarship at South Korea Universities in South Korea. The deadline for this application is ongoing.
Placing within the global top 300 are Yonsei University (107th in the world rankings and fifth in the South Korea ranking), Hanyang University (joint 151st in the world; seventh in South Korea), Kyung Hee University (joint 264th in the world; 33rd in South Korea), and Ewha Womans University (joint 319thin the world; ninth in South Korea). All – with the exception of Kyung Hee University – are located in the capital, proving that Seoul really is a higher education hub.
- Undergraduate course: 4-year courses at designated universities
- Also, The University doesn’t allow transferring between universities.
- Graduate course: Master’s or Ph.D. courses at general graduate schools of Korean universities
International students are eligible.
It is a fully funded scholarship.
- Both an applicant and his/her parents must be citizens of their country of origin.
- Also, applicants should not hold Korean citizenship.
- Additionally, applicants should have adequate health, both mentally and physically, to stay in a foreign country for a long time.
- Similarly, should be under 25 years of age at the date of entrance. (Undergraduate)
- Likewise, should be under 40 years of age at the date of entrance. (Graduate)
- Moreover, have finished or be scheduled to finish formal education of all elementary, middle, high school courses by the date of arrival. (Undergraduate)
- Furthermore, possess a grade point average (G.P.A.) above 80% from the last educational institution attended.
- Also, hold a Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree by the date of arrival. (Graduate)
Applicants who have previously achieved in any undergraduate program, master’s program, or doctoral program in Korea cannot apply for this program.
However, a former or current KGSP scholar who hold the overall grade of 90% or above can reapply to this program once either through the embassy or university track.
- NIIED invites the Korean Embassy in the invited country or a domestic university to recommend potential candidates.
- Also, applicants should submit all documents related to their scholarship application to the Korean Embassy in their country of residence to or the domestic university concerned.
- The Korean Embassy or the domestic university sends proper candidates to NIIED with the required documents.
- Likewise, NIIED evaluates potential candidates and notifies the Korean Embassy of the final selected KGSP grantees.