GIST Undergraduate Scholarship 2021 in South Korea is now open. International applicants can apply for the undergraduate scholarship in South Korea. Scholarships in Korea for international students can now submit application to the GIST South Korea Scholarships 2021 to study in Korea.

GIST (Gwangju Institute of Science and technology) is now inviting the applications for academic year of 2021. Applicants are encouraged to apply for undergraduate degree in any disciplines of the sciences, life sciences, engineering and technology, humanities, social science, energy and biomedical sciences with fully funded scholarships in Korea.

The Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) is a research-oriented university and the one of the prestigious school in the science and technology. GIST is located in GwangjuSouth Korea. Also, GIST is the member of the schools of the union with respect to the research-oriented universities group consisting of GIST-KAIST-UNIST-POSTECH-DGIST.

Brief Description

  • Organization: GIST South Korea Scholarship 2021
  • University: Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
  • Department: Given Below
  • Course Level: Bachelor or Undergraduate Degrees
  • Award: Fully Funded
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Not Known
  • Nationality: International
  • The program can be taken in: South Korea
  • Deadline: 15 March 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidates to study in South Korea for their undergraduate degree programs under fully funded scholarships in Korea through GIST Undergraduate Scholarships 2021 must fulfill the following eligibility criteria;

  • International applicants (all nationalities) are eligible
  • Students must hold their higher secondary (12 years) education or equivalent to apply for undergraduate degrees at GIST University.
  • Students should be in good medical and physical health.
  • There is no official requirement for age limit
  • Language Requirement: Students must be able to demonstrate the English proficiency with one of the IELTS or TOEFL tests. Only native English speakers are exempted.

English Language Requirement

  • TOEFL (Code: 0144), IELTS, TEPS, TOEIC
  • Applicants who are native English speakers (USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, etc) do not need to submit English proficiency test score
  • SAT1, SAT2, AP, IB, GCE A-Level, ACT, Certificate of International Olympiad, the relevant country’s qualifying test for high school graduation or college entrance examination
  • For IB or GCE A-level test applicants, we accept predicted score report written by a counselor or teacher at the school. Once the applicant is admitted, he/she must submit an IB diploma / GCE Certificate as soon as it is received
  • National Olympiad Certificate is not applicable
  • For high school graduation or college entrance examination, applicants should submit an additional document, which describes the exam procedure, competition rate, result, etc

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Available Fields of Study

GIST University, South Korea has a wide range of degree programs for undergraduate and international students to pursue their higher study in Korea at GIST with fully funded undergraduate scholarships in Korea. Scholarship for international students in Korea is offering undergraduate degrees in the following disciplines;

  • Sciences
  • Life sciences
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Humanities
  • Social Science
  • Energy
  • Biomedical Sciences

How to Apply

Eligible and interested candidates are encouraged to apply for the undergraduate scholarships in Korea for international students by following the given procedure;

There is only one and online application for the GIST undergraduate admissions and GIST undergraduate scholarships for international students in Korea by clicking on the following link;

Click Here to Apply Online

Documents Required

  • Online Admission Application
  • Copy of Passport
  • Educational Documents (Must be attested or notarized)
  • Language Proof
  • Statement of Purpose
  • One Recommendation letter
  • Character certificate
  • Statement of Financial Resources
  • Other materials if any


GIST University offers the fully funded scholarships for international students in Korea that will cover full tuition fee, student allowance (₩ 130,000 per month), Meal allowance (₩ 270,000 per month), International student allowance (₩ 130,000 per month), settlement subsidy (₩ 200,000 per month) and Airfare.

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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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