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KU Scholarships

Korea University Graduate School  Scholarship for International Students

 
Around 80% of all admitted international students will be awarded scholarships.
 
International Students can apply for this Scholarship when they apply for Korea University Admission if they meet the conditions below.
 
A. Requirements for Scholarship Award

 

Scholarships

Global Leader Scholarship

(Scholarship Type A)

- GPA from the previous (latest) school of 4.0 or higher (out of 4.5), 3.83 or

   higher (out of 4.3), 3.57 or higher (out of 4.0), or 90 or higher (out of 100)

 - TOEFL (PBT) 577, TOEFL (iBT) 90(My Best Score accepted) or higher,

   TEPS 700(new TEPS 386) or higher, IELTS 7.0 or higher, or TOPIK level 6 or above

   (This test score is also mandatory for native English speakers.)

Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship

(Scholarship Type B)

 - GPA from the previous (latest) school of 3.5 or higher (out of 4.5), 3.36 or

   higher (out of 4.3), 3.14 or higher (out of 4.0), or 85 or higher (out of 100)

 - TOEFL (PBT) 553, TOEFL (iBT) 82(My Best Score accepted) or higher,

   TEPS 620(new TEPS 337) or higher, IELTS 6.0 or higher, or TOPIK level 4 or above

Natural Science and Engineering Scholarship

(Scholarship Type C)

- GPA from the previous (latest) school of 3.5 or higher (out of 4.5), 3.36 or

   higher (out of 4.3), 3.14 or higher (out of 4.0), or 85 or higher (out of 100)

 - TOEFL (PBT) 553, TOEFL (iBT) 82(My Best Score accepted) or higher,

   TEPS 620(new TEPS 337) or higher, IELTS 6.0 or higher, or TOPIK level 4 or above

 
 
 If native-English speakers (or applicants who have completed their degree program (Bachelor's or higher) in English speaking countries) want to apply for a scholarship, a TOEFL, IELTS, TEPS or TOPIK test score is mandatory.
 
 Both admission evaluation and scholarship award evaluation will be conducted automatically and simultaneously. You do not need to contact the department individually for recommendations from the department. College of Medicine will grant only Foreign Student Scholarship, Type C(65% of tuition fee) not possible 100%(Type A) especially.
 
 If native-English speakers (or applicants who have completed their degree program (Bachelor's or higher) in English speaking countries) want to apply for a scholarship, a TOEFL, IELTS, TEPS or TOPIK test score is mandatory. Please keep in mind you should submit the original hard copy not digital version sent by postal service only. Without the original official language test score report, you can't apply for the scholarship.
 

B. Scholarship Benefits

 

Scholarships
Foreign Student Scholarship A

- 100% of entrance fee and tuition fee, Dormitory Fee

Foreign Student Scholarship B

- 60% of tuition fee

Foreign Student Scholarship C 

- 65% of tuition fee

 
 We have every semester awarding scholarship system. These scholarship benefits are only for the first semester after enrollment. For continued scholarship support, students must apply and be selected for scholarships each semester. Scholarship students are selected based on GPA for each semester as enrolled students from the second semester. 
 
 Some professors in the Natural Sciences or Engineering area may offer a stipend to exellent students individually from their own research fund. Please contact the head of department for the further scholarship chances.
 
 You can't be awarded this scholarships with other scholarship like Global Korea Scholarship or Foundation Scholarship at the same time.
 
 Dormitory fees (500,000 KW/1month) during 4 months will be sent to the student bank account regardless of your stay in dormitory or not.
 
 Business Analytics(BA) in Business Administration Applicant can't apply for the scholarship above.