Annual scholarship program from Korean Government (KGSP)

Annual scholarship program from Korean Government (KGSP)

Date : 03 February 2019

Reported by : Mohamad Hazim Bin Selamat

Category : IIUM Community


Warm greetings from Sun Moon University, Korea!

This is Prof. Ismail Won Sam-Lee, director of Sun Moon Center for Islamic Studies, Sun Moon University, Korea.

The Korean Government has launched its annual scholarship program (KGSP) to invite foreign students to study in the Republic of Korea. KGSP will provide a round trip air ticket (the first and the last), monthly allowances, language course fee, tuitions, and research fees. It is a great chance for students who want to continue their Master degree at Sun Moon University.

o Application Period : until March 18th (Mon) 6PM(Korea), 2019

o The 1st Selection : 26th of March. (Will be decided by Sun Moon University)

o Deadline for Recommendation to NIIED : April 4th

o Announcement for the Results of the 2nd Selection :May 16th (Will be posted on GKS website)

o Announcement for Final Successful Candidates : June 27th (

o Korean Language Course : September 1st.

* Applicants should submit all required documents to Sun Moon University via email ( and via post no later than 20TH March 2019, 18:00 (Korean time).

Address: Graduate School Office, Main Building 409B, Sun Moon University 221 Sunmoon-ro, Tangjeong-myeon, Asan-si, chungnam-do, Republic of Korea.    

Postcode: 31460

Please find the attached application guidelines; it includes qualifications, required documents/forms for submission and all other necessary information.

Further information about the 2019 Graduate GKS is available at the web-site. ( or

Please share this information with your students. Sun Moon University plans to recommend 25 qualified candidates from around the world to the NIIED (National Institute for International Education).

If you have any inquiry on the scholarship program, please do not hesitate to contact me, via email ( or office (+82 41-530-8182)

Sincerely Yours

Ismail Won-Sam Lee

1) 2019 KGSP-G Application Guidelines and FAQs

2) 2019 KGSP-G Application Form

3) 2019 KGSP-G Application Check List

4) 2019 Sun Moon KGSP Information