KAIST Undergraduate Scholarship 2019-2020 in South Korea

There is the best opportunity for international students to study in South Korea. To get more details about these awards kindly read the entire article. A reputable Korean research institute, the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is giving undergraduate scholarship applications form for 2019. The KAIST found in 1971; it was Korea’s first institute in the research field of technology, science, business, and mathematicians. This university has three separate schools, the business school in Seoul and two schools for science and technology at Daejeon. KAIST MS and Ph.D. awards are also open.

This undergraduate scholarships course is conducted at KAIST are all in English, which is more useful to overseas students who have thought in the English medium than to Korean scholars who usually study in the Korean medium. Hence, while overseas students can focus on the course in their chosen area, Korean students would have the extra burden of learning foreign language English. Besides, since classes are conducted in English, international students are under no pressure to learn Korean promptly. They have the opportunity of taking their time to learn the language. It is precisely why KAIST is an excellent option for overseas students. Moreover, students from some countries are exempt from IELTS.


DEADLINE:  May 24, 2019,

HOST INSTITUTE: the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

DEGREE: undergraduate

COUNTRY: South Korea

FIELD: The undergraduate scholarship 2019 is given to study undergraduate degree courses in any subject offered by the university

TARGETED AUDIENCE: Japanese students can apply for the scholarship

SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDS and FUNDING:  Complete tuition cost: The tuition cost is free for eight semesters
A sum of 350,000 KRW / month as living cost
there is also the National health insurance coverage.

MANY SCHOLARSHIPS: not mentioned


Duration of KAIST undergraduate Scholarship:

For undergraduates:

5 years for a Bachelor’s degree inclusive of 1 year of a language course
Three years for an associate degree including one year of a language course
Only overseas student candidates are eligible to get the KAIST undergraduate scholarship.

The KAIST undergraduate scholarship is given to the students who have already taken admission at KAIST. Scholars are needed to maintain the GPA score above 2.7 out of 4.3 on finishing freshman year to pursue getting the benefits of the scholarship.


International students


International candidates of Korean origin MUST additionally provide one of the following two conditions:

Neither of the candidate’s parents is the Korean citizen and,
The candidates must need have got his/her entire primary, high school and junior high education outside of Korea at the comparable and equal level of those given in Korea. But in this case, overseas schools situated in Korea are not acknowledged as international schools.
The applicant of Korean source who finished their full education(high school, junior high and elementary school) outside of Korea should present the Certificate of the Facts Concerning the Entry & Exit issued by the Korean Immigration Office. The certificate should have recently been released. Remember the online application form fee will also be required by KAIST which is US$80.

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