Korean Government Scholarships 2017 for International Students in South Korea
Korean Government Scholarships 2017 for International Students in South Korea

MS / Masters / PhD / Doctoral Scholarships 

Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students

2017 / 2018 Scholarships in South Korea

Korean Government Scholarships 2017

Korean Government is announced Global IT Technology Program (ITTP) at KAIST. This is the one of the best received government scholarship programs for next ICT leaders in developing countries. ITTP Program offers a scholarship both in master and doctorate programs for government officials, professors in national universities, researchers or experts in national institutions in IT fields.

Field of Study / Subjects

Scholarship is available in the following fields:

  • Master of Science in Information and Telecommunication Technology (Engineering)
  • Master of Arts in Information and Telecommunication Technology (Management)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Information and Telecommunication Technology (Engineering/Management)

Other latest Scholarships in South Korea are also offered for different degrees and subjects all over the South Korea.

Duration of Scholarship

Scholarship duration is up to 2 years for master’s students and up to 3 years for doctor’s students

Scholarship Description / Details

  • Financial Support (Master`s students: up to 2 years and Doctorate: up to 3 years)
  • Tuition fee 
  • One-way airfare (Economy Class, Max KRW 1,500,000)
  • Living cost (KRW 1,500,000 per month)
  • National medical insurance
  • Relocation expenses (1,000 Korean won=approximately 0.9 US dollars)

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria for Korean Government scholarship:

  • Private institutions employees cannot apply
  • Have a bachelor`s degree for master study and a master`s degree for doctoral study in the ICT-related field
  • English Proficiency: TOEFL (IBT 83, PBT 560, CBT 220), IELTS 6.5, TEPS 599, TOEIC 720 or higher)

How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required

  • Online Application Form
  • Pay the application fee
  • Send the required documents including ITTP application form to KAIST ITTP office

Contact us:

  • Hyesong Jeong (Ms.)  
  • Email: hsjeong88@kaist.ac.kr  
  • Tel: 82 42 350 6845
  • Fax: 82 42 350 6858  

Postal Address

  • Hyesong Jeong (Ms.)    
  • Coordinator, Global IT Technology Program(ITTP)   
  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(KAIST)   
  • KAIST Munji Campus   
  • 193 Munji-ro Yuseong-gu Daejeon, Korea   
  • (Postal Code) 34051

Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 20th September (Annual)

Official Website: To get more information, go the given link