Study in Korea
Study in Korea
run by Korean Government
WHY COME TO KOREA?
Korea is a country with much to offer - with its rich culture, history, and cuisine, along with breathtaking scenery and ever-growing K-pop and K-drama industries, there's something for everyone.
SYSTEMATIC SUPPORT PROGRAMS FROM THE GOVERNMENT
Compared with English speaking countries (like the UK and the USA) or Japan, Korea has lower tuition fees, living costs and also well-prepared scholarship programs for international students.
The Korean government has provided scholarships to 6,556 international students from 148 nations since 1967 and supports approximately 2,000 students annually. Applicants can also search other financial support programs offered through specific universities, foundations, and companies.
HIGHLY COMPETITIVE EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM
Korea has been recognized globally for its excellence in education. Korea ranks at the top of OECD countries for scholastic achievement and educational competitiveness.
'KOREAN WAVE (HALLYU)' SHOWCASES KOREAN RICH CULTURES ACROSS THE GLOBE
The Korean Wave, which began from Korean dramas and K-POP, has now spread Korean language and culture widely throughout the world. The Korean wave has become part of the global culture shared by people throughout the world.
HIGH LIFE SATISFACTION REPORTED BY INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
With Korea noted as one of the safest countries in the world to study in, the number of international students continues to increase every year. In particular, postgraduate students have risen steadily over the past 5 years. Many Korean universities support scholarship programs for graduate degrees and assist in finding job opportunities in Korean companies and academic positions at universities after graduation.
EMPLOYMENT AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND SUPPORT FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
International students enrolled in regular degree courses or language course can apply for permission to participate in additional part-time activities and work.
Annual job fair for international students held each year by government
Online employment support system, including online resume postings and information about job opportunities