Global Korea Scholarship

Global Korea Scholarship

Global Korea Scholarship is designed to provide international students with opportunities to study at higher educational institutions in Korea for graduate-level degrees, which will enhance international education exchange and deepen mutual friendship between Korea and participating countries.

The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Denmark is delighted to announce it is accepting applications for the 2019 Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) Program. The scholarship will allow the successful candidate to study in Korea at master’s degree or doctoral level.

1. Doctoral Degree Program: 4 years (2019. 9. 1. ~ 2023. 8. 31.)

– 1 year of Korean language program

– 3 years of regular degree program

2. Master’s Degree Program: 3 years (2019. 9. 1. ~ 2022. 8. 31.)

– 1 year of Korean language program

– 2 years of degree program

3. Research Program: 6 Months (2019. 9. 1. ~ 2020. 2. 29.)

And Benefits of the scholarship include:

– Airfare

– Settlement Allowance

– Monthly Allowance

– Research Support Fee

– Medical Insurance

– Degree Completion Grants

– Language Training Fee (for Master’s / Doctoral)

– Tuition (for Master’s / Doctoral)

The total number of grantees is 2 people (including 1 overseas Korean Adoptee) in Denmark. 
The deadline for the application is Friday, March 15, 2019.

All applications are to be posted or hand delivered to: 

 [2019 Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) Program]
 Embassy of the Republic of Korea 
 Svanemøllevej 104, 2900 Hellerup

And selected applicants will be invited to an interview at the Korean Embassy before Friday, March 22.
Candidates selected by the Korean Embassy from the interview will have their documentation forwarded to NIIED (National Institute for International Education) who will make their final decision.

Please find attached application forms and guidelines to assist you through the process. We advise candidates to read the information on the attachments carefully to ensure you are submitting all the correct documentation.

Please contact us if you have any questions.


And you can also contact NIIED to ask specific inquiry.

o Global Korea Scholarship Team, Dept. of Global Human Resources Development, NIIED

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