2020 Korean Government Scholarships for Developing Countries

Applicants are invited to apply for Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) for developing countries. The KGSP is aimed at providing international students with opportunities to conduct advanced studies in undergraduate & graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea. And to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship between countries.

Scholarship Details

  • Applications (Embassy, University) are expected from:
  • Eligible Countries:  Developing Countries.
  • Number of Scholarships: About 170 KGSP Undergraduate and about 700 KGSP Graduate
  • Scholarship Benefits: Flight, Tuition, Stipend, Medical Insurance, Settlement Allowance, Completion Grants
  • To be taken at: Korean Universities.
  • Application timeline (Embassy, University): 1st September 2020 – October 2020 (Undergraduate), 1st February 2021 – March 2021 (Graduate)


  • Applicants and their parents must hold non-Korean citizenship.
  • Applicants must be physically and mentally healthy for their studies in Korea.
  • The cumulative grade point average (CGPA) must be 80% or higher; or
    The CGPA must be 2.64/ 4.0, 2.80/ 4.3, 2.91/ 4.5, or 3.23/ 5.0 or higher.
  • KGSP-G: under 40, KGSP-U: under 25

How to Apply: 

Applicants must apply for the KGSP through the Korean Embassy in their home country or a participating Korean University.

For More Information, Visit The Scholarship Webpage 


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