Applications are invited for the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) Scholarships which will be awarded to individuals who are willing to undergo a degree program in South Korea.

KAIST Scholarships are very competitive and once a student is selected by KAIST, his/her tuition fee is waived off and he/she will get a scholarship based on KAIST policies.


  • Applicants must be proficient in English Language
  • Applicants must maintain GPA over 2.7 out of 4.3 at KAIST after their freshman year.

Application Deadline: 

  • Early: 22nd October 2021
  • Regular: 14th January 2022
  • Late: 27th May 2022

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

Type: Undergraduate 

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: 

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

Duration of Scholarship: Duration of course

Method of Application:

  • There is no separate process for applying scholarship. Just check “KAIST scholarship” on the Statement of Financial Resources section on online application for admission.
  • Interested candidates should refer to the guidelines here to prepare for required documents in detail.

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