Scholarship Program (for foreign students)

“Hanyang International Excellence Awards”

  • 1) Qualifications
    • International Students who have a TOPIK level certificate and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.0 for the previous semester
    • Those who are receiving other scholarships from other organizations, including GKS Scholarship, can’t apply for this scholarship.
    • If you take a leave of absence afterward, you would be disqualified for scholarships.
    • Extra points will be given depending on the TOPIK level
    • Those who have the Insurance of which period is not expired.
  • 2) Selection Process
    • 1st step : Document screening
    • 2nd step: Interview (Only for those who pass the first step)
    • Required Document for the interview: Certificate of health insurance
    • If you don’t submit a valid insurance card or the insurance registration certificate, you will be ineligible for the scholarship.
  • 3) Benefits
    • Scholarship period: 1 semester
    • Award amount: Recipients will receive 70%, 50% or 30% tuition reduction according to the evaluation results.
  • 4) Application method and application period
    • Announcement will be made through official homepage of Office of International Affairs.
    • Online application: Every year beginning of March and September.
    • Interview: Every mid-March and mid-September.
  • 5) Scholarship payment method: Tuition fees must be paid during the payment period, and HIEA will refund the appropriate amount to the recipients.
    • Please turn in TOPIK certificate and a copy of your insurance registration certificate (insurance card) within the scholarship application period.
  • 6) Inquiries: OIA 02-2220-2451

“Global Korea Scholarship”

  • 1) Qualifications (MUST satisfy all)
    • Must be an international student in Sophomore/Junior/Senior year
    • Transfer Student: Those who can submit transcripts for more than 2 semester.
    • Must hold minimum G.P.A. of 80 overall on a 100 scale
    • Must hold G.P.A. 80 or above on a 100 scale from the previous semester
    • Must hold TOPIK level 4 or above
    • You may not apply for this scholarship
      If you are receiving other scholarships from other organizations which provides you with living expenses more than 300,000KRW a month
    • May duplicate with HIEA (Hanyang International Excellence awards)
  • 1) Selection Process: Document screening by NIIED
    • Application
    • Copy of passport
    • Certificate of studentship, Transcript
    • Self introduction, Study Plan
    • Recommendation Letter
    • Documentary evidence of activities
      (TOPIK certificate level 4 and higher, official scores from the English competence test such as TOEFL, TOEIC, voluntary works, record of awards etc.)
  • 3) Benefits: Monthly allowance 500,000 KRW (12 months)
  • 4) Application period: Announcement will be made through official homepage of NIIED on February every year
  • 5) Scholarship payment method: Allowance will be transferred to recipients' bank account at the end of every month
  • 6) How to apply: Check the announcement and visit the OIA to apply
  • 7) Person in Charge: OIA 02-2220-2447