AnnouncementKorean Government Bachelor and Master Scholarship
Korean Government Bachelor and Master Scholarship
The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) supports the future global leaders and promotes the international cooperation in education by inviting talented international students to Korea for an opportunity to conduct advanced studies at higher educational institutions in Korea.


  • Applicants and their parents must hold foreign citizenship. 
  • Korean citizens, including those who hold dual citizenship, are NOT eligible to apply. 
  •  Applicants must be under 40 years of age as of September 1, 2016 (born after September 1, 1976).
  • Applicants who have already graduated with Bachelor or Master degree in their home-country are NOT allowed to apply 
  •  Applicants must maintain a grade point average (GPA) higher than any ONE of the followings:
  • - 2.64 on a 4.0 scale;
  • - 2.80 on a 4.3 scale;
  • - 2.91 on a 4.5 scale;
  • or - Score percentile: 80% 
The full list of required documents is available here. Bear in mind that for the Bachelor programme you need to graduate from high school BEFORE March 1, 2017
ALL the documents shall be submitted at the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA IN MOSCOW BEFORE OCTOBER 10, 2016
  •  Airfare ticket
Entry to Korea: an economy class flight ticket to Korea
Return flight: an economy class flight ticket from Korea to KGSP grantee’s home country 
The airfare for entry will NOT be provided to scholars who have resided in Korea from the time of applying and on.
 The return flight is available only for the KGSP grantees who successfully complete their degree coursework.
The return flight is NOT offered for those who withdraw from the scholarship.
Any fees incurred in the domestic travel within a KGSP grantee’s home country are NOT covered.
 International travel insurance is NOT covered. 
  • Settlement Allowance: 200,000 KRW (200 USD)
  • Monthly Allowance: 900,000 KRW (900 USD)
For more information, please read official statement

FAQ's are available here