KAIST Global Presidential Scholarship (KGPS) Fully Funded, South Korea

Scholarship Description:
Under KAIST Global Presidential Scholarship (KGPS) Fully Funded, South Korea applications are being invited from eligible candidates. International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows Masters, PhD level programm(s) in the field of All Subjects taught at KAIST . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 26/09/2022

KAIST was established by the Korean government in 1971 as the nation’s first public, research-oriented science, and engineering institution. KAIST is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities in the nation.

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is ranked 41 in QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities and has an overall score of 4.2 stars, according to student reviews on Studyportals, the best place to find out how students rate their study and living experience at universities from all over the world.

Degree Level:

Masters, PhD, Masters leading to PhD.

Available Subjects:

Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarships Benefits:

  • Full tuition fee: tuition exemption for 4 semesters (MS) / 10 semesters (MS-PhD Integrated) / 8 semesters (PhD)
  • Stipend: 350,000 KRW per month (MS) or 400,000 KRW per month (PhD)
    * The stipend rate may vary by research project participation.
  • National Health Insurance premium

Eligible Nationalities:

International Students are eligible and not a citizen of Korea.

Eligibility Criteria:
Those who apply for Master’s or Master’s-Ph.D. Integrated programs through KAIST International Graduate Admission cycles.
Distinguished Package:
  • KGPS guarantees full tuition fees and a monthly stipend of KRW 1,000,000 for 2 years.

Application Procedure:

  • The requirement, application term, and selection criteria are the same as KAIST Scholarship.
  • KGPS doesn’t require an additional application other than KAIST Scholarship application. Awardees will be selected out of the KAIST Scholarship awardees.

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