Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Welcome to UNIST Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Undergraduate

Off-Campus Scholarships
For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132

Off-Campus Scholarships For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132
Scholarship Types Selection Criteria Scholarship Amount
National Presidential Science Scholarship Students are selected in accordance with Korea Student Aid Foundation (KOSAF) Admission fee & Full Tuition Support
National Scholarship
(Science and Engineering)
National Scholarship
(Humanities and Social Sciences)
Kyungdong Scholarship Freshmen of high academic ability is selected according to Kyungdong Scholarship Foundation, with priority given considering family financial need.
  • Admission fee and full tuition support
  • Financial assistance with required course textbooks
Other off-campus scholarships Students are selected according to each foundation

  • KPX Cultural Foundation
  • Lotte Scholarship Foundation
  • Samsung Dream Scholarship Foundation
  • Wooseok Cultural Foundation
  • Korea Electric Association Scholarship Foundation
  • Hangpa and Gwanmyung Scholarship
    (Ulsan/Western Ulsan Rotary Club)
Partial tuition support

On-Campus Scholarships
For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132

On-Campus Scholarships For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132
Scholarship Types Selection criteria Scholarship Amount
Uni-Star Scholarship Selection is based on a combination of strong academic achievements and leadership potential, as well as those who are global leaders in science and technology.
※ During the school year, the award will be given to outstanding students in accordance with their grade level.
  • Financial assistance with required course textbooks
  • Admission fee and full tuition support
  • After obtaining a doctoral degree, student will be a first consideration to be a UNIST professor
Merit-based Scholarship Awarded based on academic excellence, leadership, talent, and other specific criteria and for students who are not eligible to apply for Uni-Star Scholarship and other off-campus scholarships.
※ During the school year, the award will be given to outstanding students in accordance with their grade level.
Partial tuition support
UNIST Dream Scholarship
(need-based Financial Aid)
UNIST offers partial tuition support to students from low to modest income families who demonstrate financial need. Partial tuition support and living costs
UNIST Global Dream Scholarship
(Need-based)
Providing scholarship for International undergraduate students, except for Global Uni-star scholarship students. 300,000 KRW/per month
Allowance for textbooks Some off or on-campus scholarship recipients may receive allowance 20% of tuition (Max. full tuition)

Study Abroad Financial Aid
For General Inquiries (UNIST International Center): 052-217-4124

Study Abroad Financial Aid For General Inquiries (UNIST International Center): 052-217-4124
Scholarship Types Selection criteria Scholarship Amount
Exchange Student program UNIST provides partial funding to a substantial percentage (20%) of our newly accepted students in recognition of academic merit and leadership skills (Domestic Only).
※ Program Requirements: Annual reference notice
  • Newly Admitted Students: 3,000,000 ~ 5,000,000 KRW
  • Study Abroad Financial Aid
  • Partial Financial Aid for Work-related Training Programs: 2,500,000 ~ 3,000,000 KRW
  • Global Scholarship
Summer Session
UROP
(Undergraduate Research Opportunity program)
Culture Exchange Program
Lab tour

UNIST Work-Study Scholarship
For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132

UNIST Work-Study Scholarship For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132
Scholarship Types Selection criteria Scholarship Amount
National Working Scholarship
(KOSAF)
For undergraduates from low-income families in any year of study with satisfactory academic performance. Hourly Wage

  • On-campus: 8,000 KRW/hour
  • Off-campus: 9,500 KRW/ hour

Hours of Work: TBA; offered over the course of the semester.

On-campus Working Scholarship For those who are not selected for the scholarship, some could be selected additionally depending on their budget issues. Hourly Wage

  • 7,500 KRW/hour

Hours of Work: TBA; Offered over the course of the semester.

Tutor Scholarship Students who have grade over A0 of basic subjects or recommended by course instructors. ※ Tutor Programs helps students in need of academic assistance. Hourly Wage

  • 10,000 KRW/hour(up to 480,000 KRW/ per semester)
  • Qualified as Volunteer work (up to 48 hours)
Scholarship for Student Government Officers The student council President & Vice president Hald-yearly wage

  • President : 500,000 KRW
  • Vice president : 300,000 KRW

General Policy on Scholarships

  • * Students must have earned at least 12 academic credits in the semester just completed and maintain good grades, meeting all scholarship requirements.
  • * UNIST follows governmental guidelines and its own guidelines for detailed scholarship grant regulations, such as scholarship maintenance standards, addressing the possibility of double benefits, and investigating reasons for disqualification.
  • * Newly accepted students receive their scholarships during the spring semester (late April) after making a payment. During the school year, scholarships will be commensurate with their previous term’s academic performance.
  • * Study abroad programs may be altered according to UNIST’s situation.