Dongseo University (DSU) in South Korea invites applications for the 2018 GKS (Global Korea Scholarship) for African and Latin American Undergraduate Students.
Dongseo University (DSU) has been selected as a host institution of the ‘2018 GKS (Global
Korea Scholarship) for African and Latin American Undergraduate Students’. They invite
outstanding undergraduate students from Latin America to apply for this training program
designed to provide in-depth academic training and invaluable experience in Korea. The
program seeks to nurture future leaders who will contribute to the development of global
society and to friendship between Korea and their home country.
Dongseo University is a private university founded in 1992. It has 3 colleges, 14 academic
divisions, and 57 majors. The academic community comprises 11,000 full-time students,
including roughly 1,000 international students from roughly 70 countries worldwide. DSU is
specialized in Film & Imagery, Design, Digital Contents, Information Technology,
International Studies, and Korean language teaching for foreigners. DSU is a highly
globalized university that runs cooperative programs with 214 partner universities in 38
countries. It also has overseas campuses in the U.S. and China.
Worth of Award
Round trip air ticket, room and board, and health insurance
a. Be a citizen of a Latin American country
b. Be enrolled as an undergraduate student in the second to fourth year at a
university/college located in a Latin American country
c. Be fluent in English (TOEFL 530, IELTS 5.5 or equivalent level)
d. Currently study in an academic field such as Computer Engineering, Game
Engineering or Digital Design
e. Be mentally and physically healthy
f. Have the ability and willingness to adapt to Korean culture and life in Korea
How to Apply
- Choose one of the institutions listed according to your major. You are ineligible to
apply to more than one university. Multiple applications will be excluded during
the final selection process.
- Submit all required documents to the application office of the chosen institution.
- If you pass the document screening process, you will be invited for an interview.
Interviews will be conducted by either Skype or phone.
- The chosen institution will nominate students to NIIED, which will make the final
decisions and announce the successful applicants for each university.
Deadline: application close: April 13, 2018