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Fully Funded Global Korea State Scholarship 2021

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Fully Funded Global Korea State Scholarship 2021

The Korea Global Scholarships invites 220 foreign students to study in Korea and under the Korean government scholarship 2021. The scholarship program for GKS is for undergraduate students to pursue fully funded undergraduate degrees from Korean higher educational institutions.
 It is open to all students of any nationality.
Korea Scholarships Scholarships are Pathways

Details of the Global Korea Scholarship 2021

Country: South Korea
Course Level: Undergraduate
Number of Awards: 220
Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
Deadline: end of October 2020


Embassy Path: Total Grants Recipients: 115
Embassy Track applicants must submit their application documents to an embassy
Republic of Korea in their countries of nationality and can apply to all available fields of study offered by 38 specific universities.
Undergraduate Pathway: Total Scholarship Recipients: 95
The regional university pathway is only for the natural sciences and engineering majors. Applicants who plan to apply to GKS through the university pathway must submit their application
To the university of their choice.
Undergraduate applicants must choose the "General" option for the type of application.
There are public and private universities in Korea that offer scholarships you can check out UST Scholarships in South Korea 2021
Available universities

Fields of study for the scholarship:

Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Entertainment and sports

Benefits of the Korea Minga:

KGSP 2021 is a fully funded scholarship to study in South Korea for all international students. The following expenses will be covered by the Korean government.
flight tickets
Resettlement allowance
Living allowance
medical insurance
Language courses
Tuition fees
Excellent Korean Language Proficiency Award
Research support
Printing costs (thesis)
Achievement grant

Eligibility conditions:

Nationality: All applicants and their parents must be citizens of GKS partner countries invited to participate in this program and must not hold Korean citizenship.
Korean citizens and holders of dual citizenship (the person holding the Korean nationality and the nationality of another country) are not eligible to apply.
Age: Must be under 25 years old as of March 1, 2021 (born after March 1, 1996)
High School Graduates (or Prospective Graduates): Must hold a high school diploma as of March 1, 2021, or be expected to graduate from high school by March 1, 2021.
Health: All applicants must be in good health, both mentally and physically, to study in Korea for the duration of the study or research programs.


Application form
Personal statement
studying plan
Recommendation letters
GKS Applicant Agreement
Personal medical evaluation
High school graduation certificate
Proof of nationality
Proof of parents' nationality
Embassy track applicants: One set of original application documents and three sets of photocopy application documents must be submitted.
Undergraduate track applicants: One set of original application documents must be submitted.

Application deadline:

The deadline for the Global Korea Scholarship 2021 is determined by every Korean embassy or university that accepts applications. All applicants must verify the application deadline by contacting the relevant embassy or desired university directly.

How to apply for the Korea scholarship:

The application process is detailed and you have to follow all steps. You can apply via Embassy Track or University Track.
The first procedure through the embassy:
Any field of studies or specialization except medicine, dentistry, architecture, and pharmacy. The embassy will provide procedures and guidelines for what to do
Find the Korean embassy in your country and ask them when the application period opens. Because all Korean embassies should send their selected nominations to the National Institute for Democracy and Justice.
The second procedure through the university:
Only engineering and natural sciences majors with the exception of medicine, dentistry and architecture, pharmacy can apply via this method.
You have to choose a university in the list of universities designated by KGSP. Presented at that university. The university will nominate you as its KGSP candidate and will send the names to NIIED and they will select the finalists.
You will need to contact the university or embassy to obtain detailed information related to the application submission such as application deadline, required documents, interview, etc. The deadline for submitting the application may vary according to each embassy or university. However, it is expected in late September or early October. Below is detailed information about the application guidelines for the 2021 GKS-U Global Scholarships for Undergraduate Degree Scholarships

All other information is available on the official Korea scholarship website, to apply, please visit the official website