UST Korea Scholarship

Embark on your academic journey in Korea with the enticing opportunity of the University of Science & Technology Korea Scholarships for the 2024–25 academic year. These fully funded scholarships cater to international students pursuing postgraduate studies, encompassing both Masters and Doctoral (PhD) programs.

Whether you aspire to pursue advanced studies in science, technology, engineering, or other fields, the UST Scholarships present a remarkable opportunity to propel your academic and professional endeavors forward in the dynamic landscape of Korean education.

The benefits of the UST Scholarships are substantial, offering a monthly stipend of KRW 1,200,000 for Masters degrees and KRW 1,600,000 for PhD degrees, ensuring financial support throughout the duration of the program. These scholarships are crafted to support students with outstanding academic achievements and a demonstrated capacity to contribute positively to the university and its community.

This article serves as a comprehensive guide, detailing the eligibility criteria, benefits, required documents, application deadline, and providing a step-by-step walkthrough on how to apply for the UST Scholarships for the 2024–25 academic intake.

UST Korea Scholarship Summary

NameUST Scholarships Korea
SponsorKorean Govt
Eligible countriesAll
Level of studyMaster, PhD
Study periodDepend on degree
No. of ScholarshipMultiple
Korea Scholarship

UST Korea Scholarship Benefits

  • Entrance Fee
  • Tuition Fee
  • Access to E-library and Counseling services
  • Opportunities for overseas training/exchange programs
  • Eligibility for UST Research Paper Award and Excellence Award (issued upon graduation)
  • Coverage of Korean Language Course Fee

Eligibility Criteria 

  • Applicants of all nationalities are welcome to apply
  • All candidates must submit the required documents specified in the online application form.
  • Candidates seeking admission to the UST Masters Program must hold a Bachelor’s Degree
  • For admission to the Ph.D. program, students must have completed or anticipate completing their Master’s degree


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Transcript of Bachelor’s Program
  • Master’s Degree
  • Transcript of the Master’s Program
  • Master’s Degree Thesis
  • Study Plan
  • Letters of Recommendation

Read more about eligibility and important guidelines.

How to apply

Students can apply online at the official website of UST Korea.