Government of Korea is offering a range of Bachelors or Master’s or Ph.D scholarships to international students who wish to start their graduate programs in any of Korea’s higher institution in 2018/2019 academic session. Application forms are out as detailed in this announcement.
To provide international students with opportunities to conduct advanced studies in undergraduate & graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea in order to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship between countries.
Undergraduate course: 4-year courses at designated universities. Transferring between universities is not allowed. (e.g. Starting studies at the junior year is not allowed.) Graduate course: Master’s or Ph.D. courses at general graduate schools of Korean universities. 170 persons (undergraduate course), 700 persons (graduate course).
Procedure for the Scholarship Award
NIIED invites the Korean Embassy in the invited country or a domestic university to recommend potential candidates.
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. NIIED evaluates potential candidates and notifies the Korean Embassy of the final selected KGSP grantees. More details on http://www.studyinkorea.go.kr/en/sub/gks/allnew_invite.do.