Global Korea Scholarship GKS 2023 Description:

Korean Government GKS Scholarship 2023-24 is a Fully Funded Scholarship offered by Korea Government. Korean Government Scholarship is one of the Top Scholarships in the world which enrolls a high Number of Students each Year. The Global Korea GKS Scholarship is Fully Funded Scholarship to pursue Master or PhD Degree from South Korea. this year The program aims to offer 1278 International Scholarships for international student from 145 countries who wish to pursue either a Master’s or Doctoral degree in Korea. Fields and majors are not limited, all candidates would get plenty of options to pursue their careers. There are two ways to apply for Global Korean Scholarship GKS 2023-24, either submitting their documents to the Korean Embassy of their country or directly to the domestic university of Korea.


Global Korea GKS Scholarship Summary:

University: Korean Universities

Eligible nationality:  All Nationalities

Scholarship: Global Korean Scholarship

Scholarship coverage:  Fully Funded

No of Scholarships: 1278

Degree level:  Masters, PhD, Research

Award country:  South Korea

Last Date: different for every country


Fields of Study:

Almost all field of Study is available in the scholarship program of GKS, including;

  1. Business
  2. Technology
  3. Arts
  4. Science
  5. Engineering



  • Master‚Äôs Degree:3 years
  • Doctoral Degree:4 years
  • Research Program:6 Months.


Global Korea GKS Scholarship benefits:

  • Airfare (Return Air Ticket)
  • Settlement Allowance: 200,000 KRW¬†
  • Monthly¬†Allowance(KRW 1,000,000 ‚Äď KRW 1,500,000)
  • Research support allowance (KRW 210,000 to 240,000)
  • 1-Year Korean Language Training Fee: Fully covered
  • Degree Program Tuition: Fully covered
  • Research Support Fees
  • Medical Insurance will be covered.
  • Korean Proficiency Grants: 100,000 KRW per month
  • Students will also get a Completion Grant.


Eligibility Criteria for Global Korea Scholarship:

  • A candidate should be in good health, both mentally and physically.
  • All applicants must have¬†maintained CGPA equal to or higher than following:
  • CGPA:64/4.0,¬† ¬†2.80/4.3,¬† ¬†2.91/4.5,¬† ¬†3.23/5.0
  • % percentage: Must be 80% or above on a 100-point scale or be ranked within the top 20% within one‚Äôs class.
  • All international students can apply.
  • Korean citizens are not eligible to apply.
  • for a graduate program, a candidate¬† must be under the age of 40 years.
  • Master‚Äôs Program Applicant: Must have a bachelor’s degree or a level of education equivalent to or higher than a bachelor degree.
  • Doctoral Program Applicant: Must have a master’s degree or a level of education equivalent to or higher than a master’s degree.
  • Research Program Applicant: Must have received an invitation from one of the partner universities.


Required Documents for GKS South Korea Scholarship:

  • Recommendation letters
  • Certificate of Proficiency
  • Medical Assessment form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Awards
  • Attested transcripts
  • Published books

How to Apply for Korean Government GKS Scholarship?

The procedure to apply Global Korean Scholarship GKS 2023-24 is different and set by each country. The official website link is given below. We highly advise you to check the calls for 2023-24 GKS applications separately announced by relevant institutions or offices in your country.

Official Link


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