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icon  Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

icon 25 Oct 2017

icon Partial Funding, Living expenses 200,000 ~ 350,000 KRW per month + Full tuition fees + National Health insurance

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KAIST International Student Scholarship, 2017 is open top students undertaking undergraduate programs at KAIST.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship is open to International students.
  • Applicants of KAIST International Student Scholarship, 2017 must not be citizens of Korea.
  • Applicants who have graduated or will graduate from his or her secondary education are eligible.
  • Candidates applying for KAIST International Student Scholarship, 2017 must maintain GPA over 2.7 out of 4.3 at KAIST

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Ewha Womans University offers International Student Scholarship in South Korea for the academic session of 2017. The scholarship is available for an undergraduate degree.

The aim of the scholarship is to give financial support in the study of International students.

Ewha  Womans University is a private women’s university in Seoul, South Korea. It is the world’s largest female educational institute and has been one of the most prestigious top universities in the country since its founding in 1886.

Course Level:  The scholarship is available to pursue an undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will cover part of tuition fee (The amount will be different depending on academic performance.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in South Korea

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • Foreign students in Undergraduate or the Graduate School programs who will register for regular courses for fall 2017.
  • Students who have medical insurance valid in Korea
  • Your insurance information must have been notified to OIA.
  • Students must hold a Medical Insurance that is effective in the semester you apply for ISS scholarships.
  • If expired, please have your insurance renewed.
  • If you have purchased private/national insurance individually, you must submit the copy of your insurance certificate to OIA.
  • Students who have earned at least 10 credits (undergraduate) / 6 credits (graduate) during 2017-Spring semester
  • Students whose GPA from 2017-spring semester is 2.0 (out of 4.3) or above.
  • If your GPA for 2017-spring does not meet the requirement after the submission of the application.

Nationality: Foreign applicants can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

Undergraduate Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply through the online processor.

Online application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 6, 2017.

 Scholarship Link

SolBridge International School of Business offers admission and merit-based scholarships to both BBA and MBA degree programs. Admission scholarships are awarded for one academic year for BBA applicants, and one semester for MBA applicants. Students can renew their scholarship if they maintain a minimum GPA of 3.6/4.5.

Tuition scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic performance, personal assay, letter(s) of recommendation, extra-curricular activities, and English score (IELTS, TOEFL). Applicants must demonstrate sufficient proof of personal finances to enter SolBridge.

All classes are taught in English hence no Korean proficiency needed.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and graduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships are awarded from 30% up to 100%

Scholarship can be taken in South Korea

Eligibility: Applicants must be admitted to SolBridge without condition, as a regular student. They must have met the Standard English proficiency criteria and demonstrated exceptional performance in their last academic experience.

Nationality: SolBridge is already home to 70% international students from 40 different nationalities and strongly encourages international students to apply.

College Admission Requirement:

Entrance Requirement:

  • Academic transcripts and a CGPA of C+ or higher
  • English proficiency (BBA): IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 61 (minimum)
  • English proficiency (MBA): IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 79 (minimum)
  • Online interview: Students have an interview with the International Admissions Manager
  • Financial resources: To comply with regulations from the Korean government regarding international students, applicants must submit an official bank statement showing a minimum amount for USD 18,000.

Test Requirement: N/A

English Language Requirements:

  • BBA: IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL 61
  • MBA: IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 79

How to Apply: Applications may be completed by using the downloadable application form on the website or through online application.

  • Proof of English proficiency (IELTS or TOEFL iBT).English proficiency is waived for applicants from native English-speaking countries. You must bring the original copy after receiving admission from SolBridge.
  • Copy of passport (photo page)
  • List of extracurricular activities and awards
  • Scholarship essay – this is a handwritten 1,000-word essay that describes your strengths and weaknesses as a student
  • Scholarship Application from
  • Proof of finances – a bank statement that confirms the possession of US$ 18,000 in your bank account.
  • Original transcripts
  • Original degree certificate/diploma
  • Letters of recommendation– one letter for BBA applicants; two lettersfor MBA applicants
  • Resume or CV (only for MBA applicants)

Online application

Scholarship Application form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 30, 2017.

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Performing Arts Major Asian (AMA) Scholarships: South Korea: Performing Arts Major Asian Scholarships: Korea National University of Arts

For students from select Asian countries, Korea National University of Arts in South Korea is offering fully funded scholarships. The scholarships are available for Bachelor & Master programs for the academic year 2018.

Number of Scholarships Available: A number of scholarships are available for the program

Course level: Bachelor & Master degree

Fields of Study: music, drama, dance, visual arts, & Korean traditional arts

Scholarship Amount: The scholarship program will cover:-

  • full tuition fees
  • monthly allowance
  • Korean language training
  • medical insurance and
  • return ticket

Duration of Scholarships: Scholarship is available for the duration of the study period.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicants from select Asian countries, listed below, are eligible to apply.
  • The Applicants should have already graduated from high school or university by February 28, 2017.
  • The eligible applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Applicants should have excellent academic record and outstanding artistic talent.
  • The applicants must be both physically and mentally healthy, and should have no restrictions in traveling abroad.

Nationality: Only students from below countries can apply:

  • Bhutan
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • Cambodia
  • India
  • Kazakhstan
  • Indonesia
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Malaysia
  • Laos
  • Maldives
  • Myanmar
  • Mongolia
  • Nepal
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Uzbekistan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

How to Apply: Applicants must download and complete the scholarship application form and follow the instructions.

Result Notification: The successful candidates will be notified of the result of their scholarship application on September 18th, 2017.

Application Deadline: The closing date for the scholarship program is June 30th, 2017


Quick Overview—————
Organization Korea National University of Arts
Fellowship Level Bachelors and master degree
 Country      South Korea
Subject Areas Music, drama, dance, traditional Korean  art, visual arts to name a few
Fellowship Amount Fully funded
Eligibility As illustrated above
Deadline 30th June  2017


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KAIST Undergraduate Scholarships: South Korea: KAIST Undergraduate Scholarships: South Korea

KAIST- Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea, is offering fully funded scholarships for students from any country (except South Korea) that are going to start their undergraduate study in Spring & Fall 2018.

Nationality: Scholarship is available for all students from any country except South Korea.

Level of Education: Undergraduate degree

Fields of Study: Scholarships are available for any subject or fields of study offered by Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST).

Scholarship value: The scholarship amount would cover:-

  • full tuition fee
  • monthly allowance for living expenses and
  • Health insurance.

Duration of Scholarships: Scholarships are available for the duration of the study: 8 semesters.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students from any country except South Korea can apply for the scholarship.
  • The admission requirements of the University for the Undergraduate Program must be fulfilled by the applicants
  • Applicants need to start their study in spring or fall of 2018
  • The students should maintain a GPA of over 2.7 out of 4.3
  • The applicants must pay the application fee of US$ 80 for the admission.

Number of Scholarships Available: not specified

Selection Criteria: the applicants would be selected on the basis of:-

  • academic achievements and qualifications
  • all relevant documents submitted during admission and interview

How to Apply:

  • The candidates need to apply online using the online application service.
  • All the relevant documents must be sent by post.

Application Deadlines:

  • 25thOctober, 2017for Spring semester, and
  • 29th June, 2018for Fall semester.

Result Notification: The final admission and scholarship result will be displayed on the website. The applicants would be contacted individually if selected for interview.


Quick Overview—————
Organization KAIST- Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Fellowship Level Undergraduate
 Country      South Korea
Subject Areas All subjects offered at the university
Fellowship Amount Fully funded
Eligibility As illustrated above
Deadline 25th Oct´17 and 29th June´18


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icon Research Fellow/ Scientist

icon Subjects offered by the University

Open to Korean nationals

icon  Institute for Basic Science (IBS)

icon 31 May 2017

icon Partial Funding, KRW 150-300 million per year

iconAny one of the Institute for Basic Science Research Centers

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The Institute for Basic Science is offering IBS Young Scientist Fellowship, 2017 is being granted to promote the science leaders of the next generation.

Eligibility criteria:

  • IBS Young Scientist Fellowship, 2017 is available to Korean citizens.
  • The applicant must be 40 years of age.
  • He/She must have obtained their Ph.D. 5 years prior to the time of application.
  • The selected applicant must relocate to one of the IBS Centers.
  • YSF fellows are eligible to apply for the IBS Career Development Award (CDA)
  • The letter of intent and the research proposal is evaluated during the selection process.

Value and Duration:

  • Successful candidates of  IBS Young Scientist Fellowship, 2017 will be provided with KRW 150-300 million per year.
  • The duration of the fellowship is up to 3 years with possible extension of 2 years.

Documents required:

  • Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent and a full research proposal.


The Inha University is offering a maximum of 140 half and full Jungseok International Scholarships for Spring & Fall semester. Scholarships are open to the students of all nationalities for pursuing master and doctoral programme.

The Graduate School seeks to provide the nation with highly motivated and well-trained professionals who are creative and competent, working with a spirit of service to others.

To achieve Jungseok International Scholarship for the first semester, it is strongly recommended that you submit a certificate for Korean/English Language Proficiency (TOPIK, TOEFL (IBT), TOEIC, IELTS). If you have both Korean and English test scores, submit all of them to the graduate school office.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master and Doctoral programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn any of the courses offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Qualified students are allowed to receive the scholarship covering full or 70% or half of the tuition.

Number of Scholarships: Number of Annual Selection for Spring & Fall semester

Type of Scholarship Full Scholarship 70% Scholarship Half Scholarship
Number of Students Max. 50(Only for PhD) Max. 30 Max. 60

Scholarship can be taken in 

Eligibility: Requirements for Jungseok International Scholarship

  • Applicants must meet the following one condition, ? or ?.
    • ? Obtain a grade point average(G.P.A.) above 80% in the previous degree program.
    • ? Have one of below Language Proficiency Certificates.
  • Minimum score of official certificates for Language Proficiency
Language Proficiency Test Score
English TOEFL PBT 550 or above
CBT 210 or above
IBT 80 or above
TOEIC 700 or above
TEPS 600 or above
IELTS 5.5 or above
Korean TOPIK level 3 or above

The Higher score will be better for receiving the full tuition fee as an International Scholarship.

Check the validity period of your Language Proficiency Certificates.

  • To achieve the Scholarship for the first semester, it is strongly recommended to submit Certificate for Language Proficiency (TOPIK, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS) when you apply.
  • Part-time students cannot receive any scholarship from the graduate school.

Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must obtain a grade point average (G.P.A.) above 80% in the previous degree program.

English language Requirements: To achieve the Scholarship for the first semester, it is strongly recommended to submit Certificate of Language Proficiency (TOPIK, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS) when you apply.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Application deadline is May 7, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The Global Environment Scholarship Program (GESP) funded by the Ministry of Environment of Korea (MOE) is to support Graduate Studies Program for government officials working in environment or related fields in Korea are partnering countries.  The scholarship is available for Master’s Program for Global Leaders in Environmental Policy

Subject areas:

  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Forest Resources and Ecological Restoration


  • 22 months (September 2017 – June 2019)

Number of places: One- two participants per country


  • Applicant must be a national of the Scholarship Program target countries.
  • Applicant must be a government/municipality official, researchers in affiliated agencies or institutions or faculty of environment study in national universities with more than three years of working experience in his/her home country with a Bachelor’s Degree or higher.
  • Applicant must be hold a bachelor’s degree in Natural Science, Agriculture, Forestry or other related areas
  • Applicant must be nominated (or recommended) by his or her Government.
  • Applicant must be sufficient command of both spoken & written English to take classes conducted in English.
  • Applicant must be preferably under 45 years of age in good health, both physically and mentally.
  • Applicant must not have participated in any of the Korean government’s Scholarship Programs before.


Application material must include:

  • KEITI Application Form
  • PSPS Application Form
  • Official Letter of Nomination from the Minister of the Ministry or the Head of the Organization of the Applicant’s Affiliation
  • Certificate of Graduation (to be) / Bachelor’s Degree (documents without English or Korean should be submitted with translations).
  • Official Transcripts with Grading system page (or full GPA information)
  • Official Report of English Proficiency Test (TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS) Or Any English Proficiency document
  • CV
  • Photocopy of Passport
  • Two Photos, 3X4 cm (with white‐colored background)
————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Yeungnam University
Fellowship Level Master’s
Country South Korea
Subject areas Natural Science, Agriculture, Forestry
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to Selected countries
Deadline 19 May 2017

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