[AKS] 2024 Fall Semester Special Admissions

2024 Fall Semester Special Admissions
- The Graduate School of Korean Studies, the Academy of Korean Studies(AKS) -

The Graduate School of Korean Studies of the Academy of Korean Studies, a public institution under the Ministry of Education, is recruiting new students for the 2024 Fall semester (special admissions) as follows.

A. Programs: Master’s or Doctoral Degree

B. Majors: 13 majors in humanities and social sciences related to Korea

C. Scholarship benefits for international students and overseas Koreans

1. Tuition fees are fully waived during the program period (2-year master’s program, 3-year doctoral degree program)

2. Excellent students are provided with a government grant (monthly stipend of KRW 800,000 for a year, renewable upon evaluation)

D. Eligibility

Foreign nationals or overseas Korean

Educational Background
Bachelor’s or master’s degree holders

Language Proficiency

Applicants for Korean Cultural Studies
English language proficiency equivalent to or higher than TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS Academic Module 6.5, TEPS 301
- Only for master’s programs
- Eligible to apply without a TOPIK certificate
Applicants except for Korean Cultural Studies
TOPIK Level 4 or above

E. Online application period: Fri, Mar. 15 at 10 AM – Fri, Mar. 29 at 5 PM(Korean Standard Time)
* Those unable to apply due to the tight schedule will be able to apply for the 2025 Spring Semester Special Admissions (online application period: Fri, Sep. 13 – Mon, Sep. 30).

F. Inquiries:, +82-31-730-8183, 8187

Please refer to the attached files for details.
ㅇ ApplicationGuidelines_2024Fall_English.pdf

ㅇ Poster_2024Fall.jpg

ApplicationGuidelines_2024Fall_English.pdf Poster_2024Fall.jpg