UST Scholarships

UST South Korea Scholarship 2019-2020

UST South Korea Scholarship for Master and Ph.D. Programs 2019-2020

UST South Korea announced Fully Funded UST Schools Scholarships for International Master and Doctoral Degree students are now open once again. Submit your applications now and have a look at the procedure here before you begin your application:

Types of UST South Korean Scholarships

  1. University UST Scholarships
    This scholarship is a wonderful opportunity for international students because i does not require professor’s recommendation to issue stipend per month and it also includes some more benefits.
  2. Professor UST Scholarships
    These scholarships are easily available but it all depends on your professor’s recommendation to release funds every month or professor’s pay’s from his pocket. In case, if your performance is not satisfactory then the professor might not pay.

University of Science & Technology (UST) South Korea Scholarship

Applications for UST Scholarships starts after every six months as they recruit students in both Winter and summer semester sessions. So you can apply for UST scholarships in both sessions.

University of Science & Technology (UST) South Korea Scholarship Coverage

  • Master Level Students at UST will receive US$1200 per month Stipend
  • Doctoral degree researchers get US$1600 monthly Stipend from UST
  • Additional allowance can also be allocated by UST depending upon Campus budget
  • Accommodation in UST dormitory will be provided
  • Opportunities for participation in International Seminars

Who Can Apply for University of Science & Technology (UST) South Korea?

  • International Students from All countries
  • Candidates applying for UST Master degree must have Excellent scores in Bachelor degree
  • Applicants applying for the Doctoral program at UST have published papers
  • English Language Test results:
    IELTS   = Min 6 Bands
    TOEIC  = 730
    TEPS   = 657
    TOEFL = iBT 79 , CBT 213 , PBT 550
    Students from English speaking countries are exempt from English Testing requirements for UST Scholarship Application procedures
  • GRE NOT Required
  • Research proposal required
  • Statement of purpose required
  • Study plan required (Master degree students)
  • Motivation Letter or letter of interest required

How To Search for Your Degree Programs at all UST Campuses?

Bellow you can find a link button for all UST campuses to select your majors and research directions. After you land of UST Official Website, then you have to navigate to any UST Sub campus and then select the course mentioned there. These campuses also have their own official websites. The link is available on the main UST Website:

List of School Campuses of UST and courses.

Acceptance Letter Mandatory for UST Scholarship Application?

No, an acceptance letter is totally optional if you are applying for Scholarship at UST South Korea.
But, it’s always a wonderful practice to obtain an acceptance letter which enhances your chances to win the UST Scholarship.

How To Contact UST Professors to obtain Acceptance Letter?

Again, you have to visit this website and follow the listed steps below to get in touch with professors at UST South Korea Campuses:

  1. Read the steps carefully so you know how to apply for UST South Korean Scholarship
  2. Select its sub-campus
  3. Select your degree course department in sub-campus of UST South Korea
  4. You’ll see a detailed page of that campus now having email and contact numbers of all faculty members.
  5. Get their email addresses from there UST Website
  6. Do little research work to study research fields of their professors
  7. Write a nice email to professor (See this link for Samples for writing emails to professors) 
  8. Convince them with your research plan and get the acceptance letter

Now, Step By Step Procedure to Submit your Application At UST is available bellow, click bellow link to follow steps to initiate UST application Online:

Step by Step Procedure for Online Application of UST Scholarship Click Here 

Official Brochure of UST South Korean Scholarship can be found here:
UST Scholarship Brochure


Muhammad Yousaf

Muhammad Yousaf is mentoring new students to win scholarships for a long time. He realized the fact that it is essential to create a platform where students can find authentic opportunities to apply for and ask questions regarding any relevant matters.


    1. Yes, you can. Last date to apply would be in Mid October so this is nice time for you to contact professors in UST and obtain Acceptance letter.

  1. sir without IELTS can we apply or not if yes than plz send me universities list which are offering PHD courses without IELTS

      1. sir here it is mentioned that last date for submission of documents for UST is 4th April so what should we do now?

        1. If date is over then you can start preparing documents to apply for next UST scholarship intake which is after 6 months.

    1. Sure, you can apply for bachelor degree if it is covered under scholarship. If not then you can do self sponsored degree.

  2. hello sir i am doing bachelors in Electrical (computer) Engineering and now in 7th semester how should i apply for this scholarship.

    1. You can apply for Summer session and for that start making your documents and try obtaining acceptance letter from professors in UST

  3. Hello sir.
    I am planning to apply for KGSP and I want to send my pla/n study to professor,but I do not know what write.Can you help me?

  4. I finished high school 2 years ago…I want to take my bachlor in south korea, so is it fine? or its only for student who are studying the master??

  5. Hello.
    I graduated from high school 1 year ago and I was planing to study bachlor in South Korea.. so I want to ask it this scholarship only for those students who want to study master???

  6. hello sir, I have obtained my bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with a cpga of 2.63/5,I’m going to take ielts soon to backup my bachelor’s degree, so my question is with that my cpga and I
    ielts score of 6.2,and a good motivational letter and I’m also applying for biomedical engineering for my masters, what is my chances of securing a ust scholarship, your response is highly appreciated.

    1. Your gpa is quite low but still you can try in South Korea. My suggestion is that if you look for scholarship in Chinese universities then you will have more chances there.

    1. UST scholarships does not provide air fare. They provide monthly stipends, free education, free room and other things.

  7. Dear
    I have made a mistake during create my account in the UST portal . I have selected Korean Living Overseas instead of Foreigner. How can I resolve this.

    1. Please create a new account and apply with fresh details. Or contact their admission office for correction.

  8. Sir is it possible to apply for MSc without IELTS if Previous BSc Background (Medium of Instruction) was English?

  9. its now 1:02 here in Kampala Uganda, good morning Muhammad, please briefly talk about this transcript issue before application submission, i personally am a software student, i just finished my 4th year bachelors in software engineering and i want to do masters in information and communication network technology but i have only a Testimonial with seven semesters is possible to apply?

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