If you’re looking for a chance to study at a highly ranked technology university abroad for free and receive a stipend, then look no further. Apply now for the GIST (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology) Scholarships for the 2024-2025 admissions class. The classes are expected to begin in September 2023, and the final scholarship recipients will be announced before June 2023. GIST is currently accepting online applications for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
If you’re awarded the GIST Scholarship, 100% of your tuition fees (up to 3,415,000 WON) will be waived. Not only that, you’ll also receive a monthly stipend of 140,000 WON for bachelor’s degree students and 295,000 WON for postgraduate international students. On top of that, you’ll receive a monthly allowance of 100,000 WON for meals and other expenses. These benefits also include complimentary residence, health insurance, flight ticket, and settlement allowances.
Additionally, GIST scholarships include research funding for MS and Ph.D. students, offering 5,461,249 WON for MS students and 12,513,688 for Ph.D. students annually for research expenses.
The application process for GIST scholarships is the same for all international students. One of the major requirements is to have at least a 3/4 GPA to be eligible for the scholarship award. To apply, check if your subject and degree level are offered at GIST and review the document and eligibility requirements for that particular subject/degree admissions. Prepare your documents accordingly and submit your online application for the GIST scholarship before April 14, 2023.
For those concerned about English language proficiency, GIST accepts evidence of proficiency in English from international applicants. While IELTS is not the only test accepted, applicants with good grades in TEPS, TOEFL, or PTE may still be eligible for the GIST scholarship.
To apply for the GIST scholarships, visit their admissions portal and begin preparing your documents. With the potential to study for free, receive a stipend, allowances, and research funding, GIST scholarships offer an incredible opportunity for international students to receive a first-class education while living in South Korea. Apply now and make your dream of studying abroad a reality.
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