Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Welcome to UNIST Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Undergraduate

Off-Campus Scholarships
For General Inquiries (Student Affairs Team): 052-217-1135

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(Type Ⅰ) & Third Child Grant Partial tuition support
Kyungdong Scholarship Students are selected in accordance with Kyungdong Scholarship Foundation
(Priority may given considering low-income family)
  • (By 2016)
    Admission fee and full tuition support
    Financial assistance for textbooks
  • (From 2017)
    Overseas study scholarship suppor
Other off-campus scholarships Students are selected according to each foundation

  • Lotte Scholarship Foundation
  • Samsung Dream Scholarship Foundation
  • Wooseok Cultural Foundation
  • Korea Electric Association Scholarship Foundation
  • KT group Hope Sharing Foundation
  • Dongbu Cultural Foundation
  • KSD Nanum Foundation
  • Aramco Scholarship
  • GKS Etc.
Partial tuition support

On-Campus Scholarships
For General Inquiries (Student Affairs Team): 052-217-1135

On-Campus Scholarships For General Inquiries (Student Supporting Team): 052-217-1132
Scholarship Types Selection criteria Academic Requirements Scholarship Amount
Global 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.
12 credits or more GPA 3.1/4.3 or above
  • Full tuition support
  • Financial assistance for living expenses
12 credits or more GPA 2.7/4.3 or above
  • Half tuition support
  • Financial assistance for living expenses
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. 12 credits or more GPA 3.1/4.3 or above Full tuition support
12 credits or more GPA 2.7/4.3 or above Half tuition support
UNIST Dream Scholarship
(need-based financial aid for korean)
UNIST offers partial tuition support to korean students from low to modest income families who demonstrate financial need.※ 15 hours of volunteering hours are required during the semester 12 credits or more GPA 2.0/4.3 or above Financial assistance for living expenses
UNIST Global Dream Scholarship Providing scholarship for International undergraduate students, except for Global Uni-star scholarship students.※ During the freshman year, award will be given regardless of the credits and GPA 12 credits or more GPA 2.4/4.3 or above (For students admitted by 2017 spring semester)

  • 300,000 KRW/month
12 credits or more GPA 2.0/4.3 or above (For students admitted from 2017 fall semester)

  • Financial assistance for living expenses
  • 130,000 KRW/month
Allowance for textbooks Some off or on-campus scholarship recipients may receive allowance※ Except the National Scholarship(Type I) recipient Depends on the types of scholarship awarded 20% of tuition (Max. full tuition)
Student Expenses(For korean) Providing scholarship for National Scholarship applicants 12 credits or more
GPA 2.0/4.3 or above
130,000 KRW/per month
(4 months per semester)

UNIST Work-Study Scholarship
For General Inquiries (Student Affairs Team): 052-217-1138

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: TBA; offered over the course of the semester
Hours of Work: TBA; offered over the course of the semester.
On-campus Working Scholarship For undergraduate international students who need some financial supports Hourly Wage: TBA; offered over the course of the semester
Hours of Work: TBA; offered over the course of the semester
Scholarship for Student Union The student council President & Vice president Half-yearly wage

  • President : 600,000 KRW
  • Vice president : 400,000 KRW

General Policy on Scholarships

  • * Scholarship can be granted for the students enrolled within the class period.(8 semesters)
  • * Students must have earned at least 12 academic credits during the semester immediately prior to the semester of application 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.
  • * Study abroad programs may be altered according to UNIST’s situation.