Deadline:

24 May, 2019.

Location:

South Korea.

(Partially Funded)

Description

KAIST International Student Scholarship.

A fully funded opportunity for international students. The educational award is accessible to study an undergraduate program for fall 2019 intake.

More Details

KAIST is an abbreviation for Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. KAIST was established in 1971 to model a research focused university and to foster elite human resources in science and technology needed by the nation. Currently, KAIST has successfully become a well-respected member of the worldwide science community.

Opportunity Focus Areas

  • Physics.
  • Biological Sciences.
  • Electrical engineering.
  • Bio & brain Engineering.
  • Chemical & Bio molecular Engineering.
  • Business & Technology Management.
  • Mathematical Sciences.
  • Mechanical Engineering.
  • Computer science.
  • Industrial Design.
  • Materials science & Engineering.
  • Transdisciplinary studies.
  • Chemistry.
  • Aerospace Engineering.
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering.
  • Industrial &Systems Engineering.
  • Nuclear & quantum Engineering

Required Languages

English

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

Program Period

8 semesters

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • To be an international student.
  • Not a Korean citizen and neither of the applicant’s parents are a Korean citizen.
  • You should be admitted to KAIST University
  • You should maintain a GPA over 2.7 out of 4.3 at KAIST in freshman year

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

The scholarship will cover:

  • Full tuition fees for 8 semesters
  • National health insurance
  • Living expenses  350,000 KRW per month

How to Apply

First Step: Go to the official site here and fill out your online application form

Second step: Pay application fee(80 USD or 80,000 KRW) by credit card or bank transfer.

Third Step: Upload scanned copies of all additional required materials on the application page. The uploaded copies MUST be

  • Certified by school principal or the head/director of organization
  • Clear & legible.

The required documents

  • One Recommendation Letter, template from here.
  • Secondary / Tertiary School Profile.
  • High school / University Transcript.
  • Standardized Official Test Report.
  • English Proficiency Test Report.
  • Passport or National ID.
  • Statement of Financial Resources – KAIST Scholarship.
  • Statement of Financial Resources – Sponsorship.
  • Honors and Awards (Optional).

For more information about the required documents and the requested tests check the link.

If you face a problem uploading your documents, you can mail them to this address:

Postal AddressUndergraduate Admissions Team, Office of Admissions, KAIST

#102, Yang Boon Soon Bld. (E16-1)

291 Daehak-ro , Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea

Tel: (+82-42) 350-4803

Forth step: Submit the application.

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Official Website

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hesham Galal / Egypt 

Reviewed by” Hend  Younis / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team