AKS Graduate Fellowship 2020 is a fully-funded scholarship in Korea and opens for its new call 2020-2021 to Study in Korea. The Graduate School of Korean Studies (GSKS), the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is a research-oriented graduate school in the fields if humanities and social sciences.  The AKS Graduate Fellowship is GSKS` non-degree program that invites international graduate students to the AKS and cares for them for six months, providing them with a motion to nurture to be the next generation of hopeful scholars in Korean studies. AKS Graduate Fellowship 2020 is a chance to explore Korea and study in Korea.

If you are looking for the scholarships in Korea then AKS Graduate Fellowship is a bright opportunity for social sciences students. Fully Funded Scholarships in Korea, Study in Korea. Scholarships in South Korea for International students. South Korea Scholarship 2020.  Those who aspire to widen and deepen their knowledge of Korea by conducting research at GSKS are very welcome to apply.

Brief Description

  • Organization: AKS Graduate Fellowship
  • University: The Academy of Korea Studies
  • Department: Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Course Level: Non-Degree (Exchange)
  • Award: Full-Funded
  • Access Mode: Online & Post
  • Number of Awards: 5
  • Nationality: International (Developing Countries)
  • The award can be taken in Korea
  • Application Start: 20 April 2020
  • Deadline: 15 May 2020 (Online)
  • Deadline: 22 May 2020 ( Documents by Post)

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants interested to apply in AKS Graduate Fellowship, Scholarship in Korea to continue their higher studies must fulfill the following eligibility criteria;

  • Students should be international or Korean national outside of Korea
  • Applicants should be enrolled in a master or doctoral degree program
  • Students should have the research topic or research interest related to Korea or Korean Studies
  • Language Requirement: Students should be able to demonstrate the language proficiency either Korea by (TOPIC) or English Language proof (IELTS, TOFEL or other institutional proof)

Details of AKS Graduate Fellowship

The Academy of Korean Studies Graduate Fellowship is designed for international students with the bright future and benefits are given below;

  • Organization: AKS Graduate Fellowship
  • Award: Fully Funded
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Subjects: Humanities and Social Sciences

Degree Programs

Students from all around the world can apply for the AKS Graduate Fellowship at the Academy of Korean Studies if they belong to or interested in the Humanities and Social Sciences Programs.

How to Apply

Interested and eligible candidates are encouraged to apply for AKS Graduate Fellowship a Fully Funded Scholarship at the Academy of Korean Studies through following the given steps below;

Step 1;

First submit an online application for AKS Graduate Fellowship 2020 a fully funded scholarship in Korea by clicking below;

Click Here to Apply

Step 2;

After submitting the online application, submit your complete application forms along with all documents by post or in person to the university address given below;

The Graduate School of Korean Studies
The Academy of Korean Studies
Haogae-ro 323, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do
Republic of Korea (Postcode: 13455)
+82-31-730-8183, Email: nylee@aks.ac.kr

Documents Required

  • Application form
  • Personal Statement
  • Research Plan
  • Certificate of bachelor graduation
  • Certification of enrollment in master or phd
  • Language proficiency proof ( TOPIK, IELTS, TOFEL…etc)
  • Copy of Passport
  • Passport size Photo


The Academy of Korean Studies AKS Graduate Fellowship 2020 is a fully-funded scholarship in Korea for International Students which will cover the Registration and Tuition fee, Airfare, accommodation and monthly stipend of KRW 750,000

For Online Application

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For Official Announcement

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Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


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