Scholarships Merit-based Need-based
South Korea Government

Global Korea Scholarship

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700 EUR
South Korea
01 Nov 2022
Application deadline


Many Korean universities give scholarship opportunities for international students. In most cases, such scholarships are granted in accordance with applicant’ GPA level. 


Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award



A living allowance up to EUR 700

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • living expenses
  • accommodation
  • health


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.

Applicable programmes


The scholarship offers tuition fees, living allowance, health insurance, language courses, etc.


  • Both an applicant and his/her parents must be citizens of their country of origin.
  • Applicants should not hold Korean citizenship.
  • Applicants should have adequate health, both mentally and physically, to stay in a foreign country for a long time.
  • Should be under 25 years of age at the date of entrance. (Undergraduate)
  • Should be under 40 years of age at the date of entrance. (Graduate)
  • Have finished or be scheduled to finish formal education of all elementary, middle, high school courses by the date of arrival. (Undergraduate)
  • Possess a grade point average (G.P.A.) above 80% from the last educational institution attended.
  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or a Master's degree by the date of arrival. (Graduate)
  • Applicants who have previously acheived in any undergraduate program, master’s program, or doctoral program in Korea cannot apply for this program.
  • However, a Former or current KGSP scholar who hold the overall grade of 90% or above and have attained TOPIK level 5 or higher can reapply to this program once either through the embassy or university track.

Scholarship requirements




South Korea


225 nationalities

Study experience required

High school


Under 40


Application deadline

01 Nov 2022

There are 2 deadline throughout the year. October - November for Undergraduates, and March - April for graduates.

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