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ADMISSIONS

Undergraduate

Scholarships

After Admission

Those who received admissions from SNU may apply for the following scholarship programs. Program details are posted on SNU website (http://en.snu.ac.kr/apply/info) or Office of International Affairs Notice Board (http://oia.snu.ac.kr).

SNU Global Scholarship

Eligibility
  • International students enrolled in undergraduate degree programs
Details
  • Number of recipients: approximately 80
  • Subsidies: tuition fee, living expenses, housing fees (The amount of subsidies varies depending on applicants’ circumstances.)
  • Additional funding for Korean language training is available.
Application Period
  • Upon receiving admissions from SNU
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

Glo-Harmony Scholarship

Eligibility
  • International students from the developing countries in the DAC list of ODA Recipients
Subsidies
  • Subsidized period: maximum of 8 semesters
  • Full tuition exemption and 600,000 KRW per month of living expenses
Application Period
  • January and July
Selection Procedure
  • Students submit applications to SNU’s Office of International Affairs ⇒ the Office make the first selection ⇒ Samsung Foundation conduct interviews and make the final selection ⇒ admissions noticed
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 02-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) - Korean Government Support Program for Self-Financed Student

Eligibility
  • Self-financed international students in their 2nd, 3rd or 4th year
  • Overall GPA and previous semester’s GPA must be over 80 out of a possible 100
Subsidy
  • About 6 million KRW (500,000 KRW per month)
  • Subsidized period: about 12 months
Application Period
  • Around February
Selection Procedure
  • Applicants submit documents to SNU’s Office of International Affairs ⇒ the Office send them to the National Institute for International Education ⇒ the Institute make the selection ⇒ admissions noticed
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 02-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

DAEWOONG Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility
  • International students enrolled in undergraduate degree programs
Subsidies
  • One time award of 2,000,000 KRW
  • Opportunity to have working experience at Daewoong Group, advantage when applying for Daewoong Group after graduation
Selection Period
  • Around April every year
Selection Procedure
  • Applicants submit documents to SNU’s Office of International Affairs ⇒ the Office make the 1stselection ⇒ DAEWOONG Foundation conduct interviews ⇒ decisions noticed
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 02-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr

Korean War Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility
  • Direct descendants of foreign war veterans who participated in Korean War
Subsidies
  • Tuition fee: full tuition exemption
  • Dormitory fees (subsidized by SNU)
  • Living expenses: 500,000 KRW per month
Selection Procedure
  • Applicants submit applications to respective College ⇒ Colleges make the 1st selection ⇒ SNU’s Office of International Affairs make the 2nd selection ⇒ Korean War Memorial Foundation make the confirmation ⇒ decision announced
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: Tel. 02-880-2519, Email. intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr
Reference
  • Korean War Memorial Foundation: http://www.kwmf.kr ⇒ 사업소개 ⇒ 장학사업 (Korean only)

International Student Scholarship

Eligibility
  • Foreign students and overseas Koreans in undergraduate degree programs
Subsidies
  • Depending on the College’s decision, applicants may receive 10% tuition exemption or 100% tuition exemption
Application Period
  • May and November of each year
Selection Procedure
  • Applicants submit applications to respective Colleges ⇒ Colleges make the selection with the principle that applicants’ GPA should be 2.7 or higher
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 02-880-2584, pinky8@snu.ac.kr

Korea-Japan Cultural Association Scholarship

Eligibility
  • Japanese students enrolled in undergraduate programs who are not in first-year
Application Period
  • March each year
Subsidy
  • 3,500,000 KRW per year
  • * The scholarship term is for one academic year only; however, scholarship recipients may re-apply in succeeding years for additional support.
Contact
  • SNU staff in charge: 82-2-880-2519, intlscholarship@snu.ac.kr
※ Scholarship packages are subject to change depending on the circumstances of the supporting organization.
Last updated in 2013