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Scholarships

Around 90% of all admitted international students will be awarded scholarships.

 

 

A. Requirements for Scholarship Award

Scholarships

Global Leader Fellowship

(Scholarship Type A)

- GPA from the previous (latest) school 4.0 or above (out of 4.5), 3.83 or above (out of 4.3), 3.57 or above(out of 4.0), or 90 or above (out of 100)

- TOEFL (PBT) 577 or above, TOEFL (CBT) 233 or above, TOEFL (iBT) 90 or above, TEPS 700 or above, IELTS 7.0 or above or TOPIK level 6 or above(It is also mandatory for English native speakers)

- Recommendation from the department and permission from the dean of graduate school

- All three requirements should be satisfied to be awarded Scholarship A.

Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship

(Scholarship Type B)

- GPA from the previous(latest) school 3.5 or above(out of 4.5), 3.36 or
   above(out of 4.3), 3.14 or above(out of 4.0), or 85 or above(out of 100)
 - TOEFL(PBT) 553 or above, TOEFL(CBT) 220 or above, TOEFL(iBT) 82 or above,
   TEPS 620 or above, IELTS 6.0 or above, or TOPIK level 4 or above
   (This test score is also mandatory for English native speakers.)
 - Recommendation from the department and permission from the dean of
   graduate school
 - All three requirements should be satisfied for the award of Scholarship.

Natural Science and Engineering Scholarship

(Scholarship Type C)

 

 

 

- GPA from the previous(latest) school 3.5 or above(out of 4.5), 3.36 or
   above(out of 4.3), 3.14 or above(out of 4.0), or 85 or above(out of 100)
 - TOEFL(PBT) 553 or above, TOEFL(CBT) 220 or above, TOEFL(iBT) 82 or above,
   TEPS 620 or above, IELTS 6.0 or above, or TOPIK level 4 or above
   (This test score is also mandatory for English native speakers.)
 - Recommendation from the department and permission from the dean of
   graduate school
 - All three requirements should be satisfied for the award of Scholarship.

* Both admission evaluation and scholarship award evaluation will be conducted automatically and simultaneously. You do not need to contact the department individually for recommendation form the department. College of Medicine will grant Foreign Student Scholarship (65% of tuition fee)

 

 

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

* Scholarship will be awarded to master's students and doctoral students for four semesters and to integrated master's and doctoral students for eight semesters.

 

 

C. Conditions to maintain the Scholarship Award

Scholarships
Foreign Student Scholarship A

- Maintain GPA 4.0 or above

Foreign Student Scholarship B - Maintain GPA 3.5 or above
Foreign Student Scholarship C

- Maintain GPA 3.5 or above

* When a student maintains a GPA of 3.5 or higher, the College of Medicine will continue to grant Foreign Student Scholarships

 

** Some professor 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.

 

 

D. The Graduate School Honors Program at KU Sejong Campus

* This program is a unique doctoral degree program for foreign students at KU Sejong Campus.

 

- Students will be selected by recommending from the academic advisor(professor) and school internal criteria.