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UST International Admission Scholarship in South Korea 2020 [Funding Available]

Application Deadline:  September 18, 2020

The UST International Scholarship recognises an outstanding coursework student commencing the Master and Doctoral program in any subject area offered by the University. The program will support the awarding of fully-funded scholarships to outstanding international students around the globe.

UST helps students engage in self-directed learning by identifying and solving problems themselves on-site while conducting research rather than asking them to passively receive theory-centred education delivered in a traditional fashion. UST looks forward to receiving applications from the most ambitious and creative up-and-coming scientists to pursue their dreams in a program built upon UST’s educational philosophy. We ask that you submit your applications according to the timeline and guidelines listed here.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

Candidates are expected to possess the following eligibility criteria for the Fully-funded UST International Scholarship at South Korea 2020;

  • Applicants must be international students.

  • Students admitted into Masters and PhD degree program.

  • The award is available for Masters and PhD research program in any subject area offered by the University.

  • Students enrolling full time in the Honours program in the semester for which the scholarship is awarded.

  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree certificate or equivalent in the relevant field

  • Applicants must have MSc degree certificate or equivalent in the relevant field

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.

  • Independent thinking and analytical aptitude for devising innovative scientific or technical solutions.

  • Demonstrate the capacity for effective independent work and as part of a team

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, motivation, flexibility and confidence

  • Candidates must be highly motivated, responsible, and able to work independently in a structured manner, has good interpersonal and communication skill.

  • Outstanding academic potential as measured by either a 1st class honours degree or a Master’s degree with distinction or equivalent Grade Point Average (GPA).

  • Applicants must hold an offer for a full-time program at the University of Science and Technology, South Korea.

  • English Language Requirement: IELTS is not required for UST South Korean funding for academic session 2021-2022 due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Scholarship Benefits:           

The University of Science and Technology will provide award amount for Doctoral Course Stipend is KRW 1.600,000 /month and Master’s Course Stipend is minimum of KRW 1.200,000 /month plus accommodation, insurance, orientation, mentoring, and one-way airline tickets for the interns abroad.

How to Apply           

As part of the application process for this opportunity, interested and eligible applicants are required to take admission in a master’s & doctoral degree program at UST. Thereafter, they can proceed to apply for the opportunity.


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