Korean Government Scholarship

Korean Government Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the Korean government for international students to study at various Korean universities and institutions

Recommendations are expected from-

Undergraduate

October- November 2016

Graduate

March- April 2017

Fields- all fields available at the 60 participating Korean institutions

Eligibility-

Undergraduate

  • Must have graduated or will be from high school by ,march 1st of the year applied
  • Must be in the top 20% of their class

Graduate

  • Must be under 40
  • Must hold a bachelors and master’s degree (for PhD applicants)
  • A minimum grade of 2.64 on a scale of 4

Value- the scholarship covers

Undergraduate

  • Air fare
  • Monthly allowance of 800,000 won ($683)
  • Settlement allowance of 200,000($170) won upon arrival
  • Language training fee
  • Repatriation allowance of 100,000 ($80) won up on completion of study
  • Tuition fee
  • Medical insurance

Graduate program

  • Monthly allowance of 800,000 won ($768)
  • Settlement allowance of 200,000($170) won upon arrival
  • Language training fee
  • Research allowance of 210,000 ($179)/ 240,000($205) won up on completion of study
  • Tuition fee
  • Medical insurance

How to apply

Students can apply at their home country embassy of Korea or at participating universities

Foe detailed information visit Visit the official scholarship website

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