Korean Embassy opens 2020 Global Korea Scholarship applications for graduate degrees

The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Philippines has announced the scholarship application schedule for those who want to pursue a graduate degree in South Korea.

Interested students should submit their applications beginning February 27, 2020 to March 9, 2020.

The scholarship period ranges according to the graduate degree:

  • Master’s
    • September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2023 (1 year of Korean language + 2 years of Master’s)
  • Doctoral
    • September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2024 (1 year of Korean language + 3 years of Doctoral)
  • Research
    • September 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021 (6 months)
    • September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021 (1 year)
    • Applicants must apply directly to designated Korean universities.

Benefits include:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Monthly allowance; Research allowance; Settlement allowance
  • Language training fees
  • Tuition
  • Dissertation printing costs
  • Medical insurance
  • Korean Proficiency Grants
  • Scholarship Completion Grants

For more information, visit the official websites of the Korean Embassy in the Philippines and Study in Korea.