The Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) is excited to announce the launch of its newest scholarship programme for the March 2024 intake in South Korea. This comprehensive scholarship opportunity intends to encourage students, researchers, and technical enthusiasts to achieve their academic goals in science and technology. GIST, a respected Korean school, is known for encouraging brilliance through research projects and courses.
GIST Scholarship in South Korea is accepting applications from overseas students for fully financed programmes that include monthly stipends, tuition reimbursement, and other benefits. The grant is available for a variety of degree levels, including MS, PhD, and combined MS/PhD programmes.
- Candidates who are interested in this amazing opportunity must meet the following requirements:
- Hold a bachelor’s degree equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in Korea.
- English proficiency.
- Showcase excellent academic records and academic achievement.
- Have the necessary qualifications and skills for the specified program/course.
The GIST Scholarship provides generous financial support, including:
- Tuition is paid in full.
- MS students receive a monthly stipend of 140,000 Won, while PhD students receive a monthly stipend of 295,000 Won.
- A meal salary of 100,000 Won is provided.
- 120,000 Won is the international student allowance.
- For qualified students, a research assistantship is available.
- One-way flight to South Korea paid.
- National health insurance coverage is 60%.
Here’s how to embark on your journey to a fully funded education at GIST:
Application: Apply online by completing the application form on the GIST website.
Prepare necessary documents: such as official degrees and transcripts, letters of recommendation, a passport copy, and English language test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, and so on).
Admittance Notification: You will receive an email confirming your admittance.
Matriculation and Fees: Complete the matriculation process and pay the fees after acceptance.
Successful candidates will begin their studies in the spring semester (March 2024 entry).
Why Choose GIST?
GIST, which is ranked fourth in the world by QS World University Rankings, is your doorway to a world-class education in South Korea. English is the language of instruction, ensuring that international students have a smooth learning experience. Immerse yourself in the rich Korean culture while obtaining essential information and research experience.
Make a note of the deadline of October 15, 2023. Don’t pass up this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study in South Korea with complete financial support.