KAIST International Scholarships Full Funding

By | August 8, 2022

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) is welcoming applications from exceptional international students for the intake of the KAIST International Scholarship program. All applicants for International Student Admission are eligible for scholarships.

The scholarships are available for international students seeking to enroll in a degree program at the university. And covers subsidies to include full tuition exemption for 8 semesters, living expenses of 350,000 KRW per month, and Medical Health insurance.


Scholarship Sponsor(s):  KAIST, South Korea

Host Institution(s):  KAIST, South Korea

Scholarship Worth:  See benefits (below)

Number of Awards: Not Stated

Study Level:  Undergraduate Students

Nationality: International students


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This is a full tuition scholarship with other lucrative benefits which is aimed at supporting international students to pursue their Bachelor’s degree with ease during their stay at KAIST in South Korea. All international students are eligible and welcome to apply. There are a lot of programs available for this scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria

All interested applicants for the undergraduate category are expected to meet the following eligibility criteria(Please refer to the official site for graduate eligibility conditions);

  • Applicants from any nationality are eligible.
  • Applicants of International Student Admission.
  • Applicants must have a high school certificate or equivalent.
  • All international students are encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants should be high school graduates.
  • Applicants holding dual citizenship are not eligible to apply.
  • Applicants should maintain a GPA of 2.7 out of 4.3 after fresher’s year.
  • Applicants holding Korean nationality must have their education outside of Korea.
  • International candidates who completed their high school in Korea can apply.

Scholarship Benefits

Successful applicants for KAIST International Scholarships will receive the following

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

How-to-Apply:  There is no separate process for applying for a scholarship. Just check “KAIST scholarship” on the Statement of Financial Resources section on the online application for admission.

Document Requirement: Applicants are required to present the following documents;

  • A completed application Form See Sample Form.
  • One Recommendation Letter See Sample Form.
  • High school Transcript.
  • Passport or National ID Copy.
  • English Proficiency Test Report.
  • Standardized Official Test Score Report.
  • Statement of Financial Resources.

Application Deadline:  Sama as Admission Deadline

KAIST International Scholarships Full Funding