(Bsc, Msc and PhD) – Korean Government Scholarship Program 2019

All applicants around the globe are invited to apply for scholarship to pursue their advanced studies in undergraduate & graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea.

Nationality: international candidates


Where: Options in universities in Korea


Scholarship award: airfare, Resettlement Allowance, living allowance, medical insurance, language courses, tuition fees, award for excellent Korean Language proficiency, research support, printing costs, completion grant


Number of awards: 170 for undergraduate course, 700 for graduate course


Degree: undergraduate & graduate programs




  • Undergraduate course: 4-year courses at designated universities
  • Graduate course: Master’s or Ph.D. courses at general graduate schools of Korean universities
  • Korea Language Training for one year




To apply, you need to:


  • Be international nationality as well as your parents
  • Be in good health both mentally and physically
  • Be not older than 25 years old (for undergraduate)
  • Be not older than 45 years old (for graduate)
  • Achieve your formal education of all elementary, middle, high school courses by the date of arrival (For undergraduate)
  • Obtain a Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree by the date of arrival. (For Graduate)
  • Gain high GPA – above 80% from the last educational institution attended


How to apply:


submit all documents related to your scholarship application to the Korean Embassy in the country of residence to or the domestic university concerned


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