Global Korea Scholarship for the academic year of 2021-2022 is announced for the Pakistani Students by the Embassy of Korea in Pakistan. The Government of the Republic of Korea is pleased to accept applications from all around the world for their Fully-funded Scholarship, Global Korea Scholarship 2021. Scholarship in Korea 2021.

Global Korea Scholarship 2021 for Pakistani students or Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is the Scholarship designed by the Government of Korea and Ministry of Education to enhance the educational collaboration with international students. Students from All around Pakistan can apply for the Global Korea Scholarship 2021 fully funded scholarship in Korea for their higher studies (master and PhD degrees) in Korean Universities.

Global Korea Scholarship was previously named as Korea Government Scholarship program. Global Korea Scholarship 2021 for Pakistani Students will cover their all educational expenses with living allowances. Students from Pakistan can apply in any offered programs from the Korean universities under this fully funded scholarship.

Brief Description

  • Organization: Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) or KGSP 2021
  • University: Universities of Korea
  • Areas/Major: All Programs (Maximum)
  • Course Level: Master/MPhil/PhD
  • Award: Fully Funded
  • Application Mode: Post
  • Number of Awards:  09
  • Nationality: Pakistani/AJK Students
  • The program can be taken in Korea
  • Application Deadlines; 19 March 2021

Eligibility Criteria

All Interested students who are willing to applying for Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) 2021 through Embassy track must fulfill the eligibility criteria given below;

  • Applicants should be citizens of Pakistan/AJK
  • For Master Applications, students should have the Bachelor (16 year) Education and under the age of 40 years
  • PhD applications, students should have the Master (18 year) education and under the age of 40 years.
  • Students who are currently enrolled and expected to graduate before August 2021 can apply for this scholarship by submitting the Expected graduation (Hope Certificate) proof.
  • Minimum Grades required to apply for Global Korea Scholarship 2021 are given below;
  • At Least 2.64 out of 4 Scale
  • 2.8 out of 4.3 Scale
  • 2.91 out of 4.5 Scale
  • 3.23 out of 5 Scale
  • Students should be in good Medical and Physical Health
  • Language Requirement: Preferences will be given to the below language proficiencies
  • For Korean Proficiency: Student should able to demonstrate the Proficiency in Korean language (TOPIK)
  • Proficiency in English: Student should be able to submit the proof of English Proficiency (IELTS, TOFEL or other Proof, English Proficiency letter will also be acceptable)

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Details of Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) 2021

Scholarship vacancies

  • Total Seats: 09

Degree level

  • Master/MPhil
  • PhD

Degree Programs

All Fields and programs offer in Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) 2021 for International students, for your more information you can visit the university programs. But major areas and programs are given below in which you can apply

  • Life Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Humanities and Arts
  • General Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Computer and related
  • ….

Universities under GKS 2021

Almost all universities (Public, National, Private) of Korea (64 Universities) are considered for Global Korea Scholarship 2020. You can check the details with their offered programs by clicking below and download the list of universities information.

Click Below to Download the University List and their Programs

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How to Apply

Interested and Eligible Students are encouraged to apply for KGS Scholarship, Scholarship in Korea for Pakistani students for their higher studies by following the given procedure;

Step 1;

Please Download the Global Korean Scholarship Application form by clicking below and Fill it according to given instructions

Click Here to Download the Application Form

Step 2;

Submit your application form along with the required documents to the Embassy of Korea in Pakistan on following address;

Block 13, St. 29, Diplomatic Enclave ||, G-5/4, Islamabad

Documents Required

  • You need to submit total 4 Sets of applications forms and documents ( 3 Photocopies and 1 set is original, means Scan color printing of original documents)
  • Application form
  • Personal Statement
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Research Proposal
  • 2 Letter of Recommendation
  • Medical Report (If Any)
  • Educational Documents (Degrees, Transcripts)
  • Proof of Citizenships (Passport, ID Card)
  • Language Proof (optional) English Proficiency Letter
  • Other Supporting Documents (optional)


Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) 2021 or KGSP Scholarship for Pakistani Students is a fully-funded scholarship, which will cover your all Educational Expenses, Airfare, Registration and Tuition fee, Accommodation, Monthly Stipend of (Degree Program) 1,000,000 KRW per month, (Research Program) 1,500,000 KRW, Research Allowance, Health Insurance, and other support.

For Application

Click Here to Download the Application Form

For Official Announcement

Click Here to See the Official Announcement

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Must Watch Complete Video for Successfully Submission

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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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