Scholarship Overview

  • Country: Korea
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: Kumoh National Institute of Technology
  • Funded by: Kumoh National Institute of Technology
  • Tuition Type: Full tuition
  • Degree Program: Masters and PhD
  • Scholarship Amount: KRW300,000 stipends, etc
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 19 April, 2024.

Scholarship Benefits

The Global Korea Scholarship provides the following benefits:

  • Round-trip airfare from the recipient’s home country
  • Coverage of tuition and fees for language training, along with a monthly stipend
  • Employment assistance program
  • Cultural experiences to explore Korean traditions and lifestyle


Eligibility criteria for the KIT Global Korea Scholarship include:

  • Possession of non-Korean citizenship.
  • Possession of the requisite degree for enrollment in a Master’s or PhD program.
  • A Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 2.64 on a 4.0 scale, 2.80 on a 4.3 scale, 2.91 on a 4.5 scale, or 3.23 on a 5.0 scale.
  • Age must be under 40 years (applicants must be born on or after September 1, 1984).
  • Good overall health, with the physical and mental fitness necessary to stay and study in Korea for the entire length of the program.

How to apply

To apply for the KIT Global Korea Scholarship, eligible candidates should adhere to the following application process:

Steps to apply

Step 1: Download the application form from the provided source.

Step 2: Carefully fill out the form with all necessary information.

Step 3: Attach all the specified documents required for the application.

Submit the fully completed application form to the given address, ensuring it arrives prior to the specified deadline.

Additional Information

Recipients of the K-GKS are required to fulfill the following obligations:

  • Secure employment within a local company in Gyeongsangbuk-do or enroll in a higher degree program at a university within the same province.
  • Reside within Gyeongsangbuk-do for a period of three years subsequent to their graduation.
  • Additionally, those selected as final candidates for the K-GKS must participate in the “Gyeongbuk Global School” program before the academic semester commences. This preparatory program is scheduled for a duration of two weeks in August 2024. It is designed to acquaint scholars with the policies of Gyeongsangbuk-do and provide them with opportunities to immerse themselves in Korean culture, understand local laws, and other essentials to facilitate their academic pursuits and adaptation to life in Gyeongsangbuk-do.

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