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Seoul National University Scholarships 2024 in South Korea for International Students

Admissions Open at Seoul National University on Fully Funded Scholarships

You can study for free in South Korea if you get selected by Seoul national university scholarships 2024-2025 but you need to hurry up because they are accepting online scholarship applications for bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programme admissions from international students till July 7, 2023.

As you know studying abroad at a prestigious university especially under a scholarship program is like a dream come true for many international students and with that in mind i got notified of a fully funded South Korean scholarship opportunity for which my audience can apply and in this article i am going to tell all of you that how you will be able to submit your applications for Seoul national university scholarships to grab this opportunity to study for free in South Korean in 2024. 

Among all other Korean universities, Seoul National University is one of the renowned research-oriented universities placed at 9th position in Asia whereas this Korean University also offers around 300 plus scholarships to overseas students for MS, Ph.D., and MS leading Ph.D. programs. Interested candidates can apply for it as the application are open for session 2024-2025.

Financial Coverage Plan of Seoul University Scholarships:

The scholarships offered by Seoul National University come with different financial plans. We have briefly listed down all the benefits one can get in any or all of the scholarships offered by them;

  • Educational tuition fees refund or waiver (full or partial)
  • Monthly pocket money for living expenses on campus
  • Residential allowance or a room facility with housekeeping
  • Health insurance coverage (optional)
  • Airfare funding (In some cases)

Seoul University Scholarships Eligibility Criteria:

Must check the mentioned eligibility requirements before applying for these Seoul National University Scholarships to avoid any inconvenience.

  1. Candidate must be an international student.
  2. Applicant and his parents must not be citizens of Korea.
  3. Applicant must not be enrolled in any other scholarship while applying for it.
  4. Applicant must be fit, physically and mentally.
  5. A bachelors degree is a must to get enrolled in any Masters degree program. Similarly, for PhD, a candidate must hold a Masters degree.
  6. Candidates applying for Art Management or Business Administration must have TOPIK Level 6.
  7. Good Academic results along with English Language proficiency are a must.

Scholarships offered by Seoul National University Scholarships with Benefits:

Indeed, the South Korean government, in collaboration with Seoul National University, is offering various scholarships like;

#1 (GSFS) Graduate Scholarship for Excellent Foreign Students:

The benefits of this GSFS scholarship program are;

  • A complete tuition fee waiver for 4 semesters.
  • 500,000 KRW/ month as living expenses.

#2 Overseas Koreans Scholarships:

  • Tuition fee exemption, completely for 4 semesters.
  • 900,000 KRW monthly as living expenses till 4 semesters.
  • Medical insurance.
  • It covers airfare for one way trip (economy class).
  • Free Korean language training for 6 months.

#3 KGSP / GKS Scholarships:

  • Tuition fee waiver for Master’s program => 4 semesters.
  • Tuition fee waiver for Ph.D. program => 6 semesters.
  • 900,000 KRW per month, living expenses.
  • One economy class trip airfare.
  • One year of free Korean Language training.
  • Medical coverage. 
  • Funds for Research.
  • Thesis printing fees.
  • Resettlement expenses.
  1. Seoul National University Global Scholarship:
  • Approx. 160 students get enrolled in this program.
  • It covers tuition fees.
  • Provides living expenses and airfare.
  • Also, gives housing expenses.
  • Language training support.
  • Additional funding for academics.

List of Courses Offered at Seoul National University in 2024

I am very happy to tell you that this Seoul national university is offering a variety of programs under this South Korean scholarship including;

  • Music Education
  • Fine Arts Education
  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Arts or Humanities
  • Social & Natural Sciences
  • Business Administration
  • Medical Sciences
  • Human Ecology
  • Business studies
  • Environmental studies

Scholarship Application Process at Seoul National University:

Application process is completely online and there are two separate pages for undergraduate and postgraduate students to submit their online applications and you would also be required to provide recommendation letters during application process for Seoul national university scholarship whereas

  • Create an online account on the Seoul National University Admissions portal.
  • Fill your intended study details and mention the degree program candidate is interested in.
  • Attach all relevant scholarship application documents requested for assessment.
  • Proofread your final application before submission.
  • Every year the academic session of Seoul National university starts in the spring, so apply before the due date.
  • Interested candidates must apply for it online by creating an account on their website and submitting the registration fees.

Documents needed for Seoul National University Scholarship Application:

NOTE: All the submitted documents must be in PDF format.

Seoul National University Scholarship Application Deadline:

You can submit an application for undergrad/postgrad scholarship at Seoul National University for the class of 2024-2025 now and the last date to submit an application is 7 July 2023.

Yousaf Saeed

I'm Dr. Engr. Yousaf Saeed, founder of the AScholarship Education Portal. My academic path includes 3 prestigious international scholarships — Australia Awards, CSC, and HKPFS — for my higher studies. I am also an IChemE affiliate whereas I've also worked for companies like Aramco and BYCO oil refinery as an production engineer at the start of my career. I completed MS, and PhD with major research publications in leading SCI journals (details on my Researchgate Profile). This reflects my commitment to educating and therefore i started it for the purpose to guide aspiring international students for find scholarships for their higher education dream. As an experienced educator and mentor, I specialize in navigating the intricacies of research and patent and write useful articles on these topics too.