To be eligible for the Korean Government Scholarship
- Citizenship Candidates and their parents must hold non-Korean citizenship.
- For the KGSP-Graduate applicants must be under age 40 while for KGSP-Undergraduate applicants must be under 25
- Must possess a CGPA of 80% or above from last institution attended
- Have finished or be scheduled to finish formal education formal education of all elementary, middle, high school courses by the date of arrival(undergraduate)
- Health;Candidates must be physically and mentally healthy for their studies in Korea.
- Accepted Subject Areas are the courses offered at one of the 60 participating Korean higher institutions
KGSP-G: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
KGSP-U: High school diploma
Flight | Tuition | Stipend | Medical Insurance | Settlement Allowance | Completion Grants
Applicants submit their applications either to the Korean Embassies around the world or to the partnering universities in Korea.
Applications (Embassy, University) are expected from:
- Undergraduate: September 2018 to October 2018 (To open in September 2018)
- Graduate: February 2019 to March 2019 (To open in February 2019)
- Applicants should submit all documents related to their scholarship application to the Korean embassy 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
Visit webpage for more information here