will open: April 19. till May 3. 2018



 South Korea

(Fully Funded)


Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute Scholarship for international students

DGIST Scholarship is a full scholarship for all graduate students from all over the world. DGIST only accepts student who is not employed and can concentrate on their study because classes are conducted during full-time. The M.S/Ph.D degree program is offered in English.

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Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST)  is a public science and engineering university located in Daegu Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea. Under a Special Act on Support of Scientists and Engineers for Strengthening National Science and Technology Competitiveness, the Korean government enacted Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology Act (Act No. 6996) and founded DGIST in 2004 as a research institute.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

  • Emerging Materials Science
  • Information and Communication Engineering
  • Robotics Engineering
  • Energy Science & Engineering
  • Brain & Cognitive Sciences
  • New Biology

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

 Depends on the program  

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

M.S. / Integrated M.S&Ph.D : Students who hold bachelor’s degrees or are expected to complete their bachelor’s degrees by August, 2018

Ph.D : Students who hold master’s degrees or are expected to complete their master’s degrees by August, 2018

No prior knowledge of Korean is necessary for admission, but all international students are required to take Korean courses to earn a degree

1 Application Form  (Compulsory)

2 Personal Statement and Study Plan (Online application. You can choose to write in English, Korean or both.) (Compulsory)

3 Degree Certificate(either completed or to be completed)  (Compulsory)

  • Online attachment (PDF)
    – M.S. / Integrated M.S.& Ph.D. Applicants :
    Undergraduate Degree Certificate
    – Ph.D. Applicants :
    Undergraduate & Graduate Degree Certificate
    Please submit Certificate of Enrollment if you can’t hand in Certificate of Expected Graduation.

4 Official Transcripts  (Compulsory)

  • Online attachment (PDF)
    – M.S. / Integrated M.S.& Ph.D. Applicants :
    Undergraduate Official Transcript
    – Ph.D. Applicants :
    Undergraduate & Graduate Official Transcript
    Applicants for the Department of New Biology must include a class rank with transcript.

5 English Test Scores (Optional)

  • Online attachment (PDF)
    Compulsory in case of applicants for Emerging Materials Science / New Biology

6 Other certificates (Optional)

  • Online attachment (PDF)
    Other certificates that show the applicants’ capability and possibility

7 Letter of Recommendation (Optional)

  • Direct submission by the recommender via e-mail
    (prescribed form) :
    No limitation on the number of recommendation letter

8 Application Fee (Compulsory)

  • 80,000 KRW / USD 80


Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

Full scholarship for all graduate students

How to Apply

 1. Fill the Application form from here

 2. Online submission via the DGIST admissions website (

  Degree Certificate, Official Transcripts and other required documents must be written in English

  Please make a single PDF file contain all the documents in the alphabetical order (C – F) and make sure that it does not       exceed 10MB

Note :

  • Not allowed to apply for more than one major at the same time
  • Document Evaluation and Final Results will be announced on the DGIST admissions website.
  • Detailed information for the interview is on the DGIST admissions website during the application period, and each interview schedule can be different depending on departments

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Know more about this opportunity:

Official Website

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rakia Chebbah /Tunisia 

Reviewed by” Lama Alhedmy/ Palestine
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MARJ3 Scholarships team