KAIST Undergraduate Scholarships 2020-2021 South Korea

The Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) offers the KAIST International Student Scholarship for undergraduate international students.


Application Deadline: 25th October 2019 by 5:00 p.m.(KST)

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): South Korea

Eligible Field of Study: Courses offered at the University

About the Award: The Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) offers the KAIST International Student Scholarship for undergraduate international students. KAIST Undergraduate Scholarships are very competitive and once a student is selected by KAIST, his/her tuition fee is waived off and he/she will get scholarship based on KAIST policies.

KAIST welcomes applications from all over the world. Eligible international undergraduate applicants wishing to study at KAIST are invited to apply for the KAISTInternational Student Scholarship as they apply for their course. You can choose to apply either for SPRING semester or Fall semester.

Type: Undergraduate taught

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  • Applicants of International Student Admission
  • Students must maintain GPA over 2.7 out of 4.3 at KAIST after their freshman year.

Number of Awardees: Not specified


Value of Scholarship: 

  • Full tuition fee: tuition exemption for 8 semesters
  • Living expenses: 350,000 KRW per month
  • National Health insurance

Duration of Scholarship: Duration of course

How to Apply: 

  • There is no separate process for applying scholarship. Just check “KAIST scholarship” on the Statement of Financial Resources section on online application for admission.
  • Interested candidates should refer to the guidelines here to prepare for required documents in detail.
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Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

1 Comment

  1. Greetings.
    I am divine chatting from Nigeria and would love to partake in the kaist scholarship. The venue for the examination which is in south Korea is not too okay because some of us can’t afford going there for the exams.

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