Centre of Korean Studies (CKS) Bursaries, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK

SOAS University of London UKThe Korean Studies Fund (EKSF) will fund a number of CKS (Centre of Korean Studies) bursaries for students undertaking a full-time postgraduate Korean Studies programme. The total budget available is a maximum of £18,000 for 2018-19. The value of each bursary is up to £6,000 for students classified as Oversseas for fee purposes and up to £3,000 for students classified as Home/EU for fee purposes. These bursaries may only be used towards the cost of tuition fees. Living costs are not available as part of the award. The duration of the bursary is for one year.

Important information for MPhil/PhD candidates and two-year MA programme applicants.
The scholarship is for one year only. For candidates undertaking an MPhil/PhD programme or a two-year MA programme, the scholarship is not renewable.

Eligible programmes
Below are the eligible FULL TIME programmes (new admissions, starting in September 2018):

  • MA Korean Studies and Intensive Language (Korean)
  • MA History of Art and Archaeology of East Asia and Intensive Language (Korean). N.B. 90 credits (i.e. 60 credit dissertation plus 30 others, of the non-language component) should be in Korea-related subjects.
  • MA History and Intensive Language (Korean). N.B. 90 credits (i.e. 60 credit dissertation plus 30 others, of the non-language component) should be in Korea-related subjects.
  • MA Korean Studies
  • Research Degrees (MPhil/PhD) in Japanese and Korean Studies

Part-time programmes are not eligible.

Candidate Criteria

  • Open to UK/EU and overseas applicants. Priority will be given to Overseas applicants.
  • Applicants must have an offer of admission to the degree programme by the scholarship application deadline.
  • Applicants must meet the English language condition of their offer of admission to study at SOAS as soon as possible but no later than 1 June 2018. If your offer is conditional on English, please arrange your English test and ensure you meet the English requirements as soon as possible.

Candidate Assessment

  • Candidates will be assessed on academic merit by a Selection Panel consisting of two academic members from the Centre of Korean Studies plus the head of department for East Asian Languages and Cultures.

Scholarship Application Deadline

  • Scholarship applications must be received no later than 17:00 (UK local time) on 3 May 2018.
  • New applicants only (new admissions, starting in September 2018): You must ALSO submit a complete online application to your programme as soon as possible and then submit an application for the scholarship. Applicants applying for scholarships must also submit an application for admission well in advance. Please note that complete applications for admission can take up to 4 weeks to be considered by the Department, although this duration can vary depending on the time of year. You should be prepared to wait up to 6 weeks in busy periods. It is recommended to apply for the programme about six weeks BEFORE the scholarship deadline (that is, by 22 March 2018).
  • Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

Number of applications normally received
9 applications

Notification of Results
Successful candidates will be notified by the end of July. If you have not heard from us by the end of July, you should assume that your application was unsuccessful.

Scholarship Application Procedures
Applicants should follow the following steps:

STEP 1: Apply for the scholarship by 17:00 (UK local time) on 3 May 2018.
Applicants must apply for this scholarship via the on-line scholarship application which will open HERE on the 23rd January 2018.

STEP 2: Apply for the programme
In addition to the online scholarship application, applicants must submit a COMPLETE on-line application for admission.

Applicants must have an offer of admission at SOAS by the scholarship application deadline. A complete application for admission includes transcripts, an explanation of the grading system for any degrees obtained outside of the UK, two references, CV, and a personal statement (In addition to this, MPhil/PhD applicants must also submit a research proposal). The panel will be considering your scholarship application TOGETHER with with your online application for admission. Please note that complete application for admission can take up to 4 weeks to be considered by the Department, although this duration can vary depending on the time of year. You should be prepared to wait up to 6 weeks in busy periods. It is recommended to apply for the programme about six weeks BEFORE the scholarship deadline (that is, by 22 March 2018).

For enquiries, please contact the Scholarships Department:
Email: scholarships@soas.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7074 5091/5094

Other information
If you have any questions about the bursary application, please contact the Scholarships Officer. For information about Korean Studies at SOAS, please contact Professor Jae Hoon Yeon (jy1@soas.ac.uk) or Dr Anders Karlsson (ak49@soas.ac.uk) in Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures. Please do not contact these academics with questions related to the scholarship.

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Please Rate :)
Loading...

Donation

If you find our website useful, please consider making a donation. It will help us pay our operating expenses.


  1. Master Scholarships for International Students, Malmö University, Sweden
  2. Space Studies Scholarships, International Space University, France
  3. Fully Funded Master Scholarships for International Students, Utrecht University, Netherlands
  4. Full Tuition Fee Fashion Scholarships, International Fashion Academy, France
  5. Master Scholarships for International Students, Uppsala University, Sweden
  6. Fully Funded Master Scholarships, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Canada
  7. Full Tuition Fee Scholarships for Female Students from Developing Countries, Swansea University, UK
  8. Full Tuition + Allowance Undergraduate Scholarships, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea
  9. Fully Funded Scholarships, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
  10. MA Scholarships in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies, University of London, UK
  11. Fully Funded PhD Scholarships in Economics, CERGE-EI, Czech Republic
  12. Fully Funded PhD Scholarships, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  13. Full Tuition Fee + Grant, MSc in Engineering Scholarships, University of Southern Denmark
  14. Business School Master Scholarships, University of Leeds, UK
  15. Master Scholarships for International Students, Örebro University, Sweden
  16. Music Scholarships, Musicians Institute, USA
  17. Full Tuition Fee Master Scholarships, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  18. Full Tuition Fee MBA Scholarships, New York University, USA
  19. Fully Funded Scholarships, Bond University, Australia
  20. Fully Funded Graduate Scholarships for International Students, University of Adelaide, Australia
  21. Fully Funded Fulbright Scholarships for Indonesian Students, USA
  22. Fully Funded Scholarships and Fellowships, Australia
  23. Fully Funded Research Studentships for International Students, University of Reading, UK
  24. Fully Funded PhD Scholarships for International Students, University of Warwick, UK
  25. Full Tuition Fee MBA Scholarships for International Students, Melbourne Business School, Australia

KGSP Graduate Scholarships, The Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
KGSP Application (University Quota) Period: 1 February ~ 15 March 2013 Contact: Ms Nayeon Lee, International Student Advisor Tel: +82-31-709-8111(Ext 214), +82-31-708-5310 Email: nylee@aks.ac.kr On-campus Dormitory Accommodation (Double Occupancy) Each room is equipped with beds, desks, chairs, bookshelves, dressers, a shoe shelf, a phone, a toilet, a basin, a shower room and a wired internet connection. The

Sochon Foundation Scholarship, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK
The Sochon Foundation has generously provided SOAS with scholarships for students undertaking a full-time post-graduate programmes in Korean Studies. The total budget available is a maximum of £16,000 for 2018-19. The value of each bursary is up to £6,000 for students classified as Overseas for fee purposes and up to

Jae My Postgraduate Scholarship in Korean Studies, University of Sydney, Australia
In order to promote and encourage research on Korean Studies, the Jae My Holdings Pty Ltd has established the Jae My Postgraduate Scholarship in Korean Studies at the University of Sydney. The Scholarship will provide 3 years of support for a full-time PhD student doing research on a topic in

Kayoko Tsuda Bursary (Japanese Studies), School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK
The Japan Research Centre (JRC) is pleased to invite applications to the bursary created through the generosity of Ms Kayoko Tsuda. One is offered to the value of £7,000 (untaxed), and will be paid in three instalments: £3,000 at the beginning of Term 1, £3,000 at the beginning of Term

Pony Chung Fellowship, Research Institute of Korean Studies, Korea University
The Research Institute of Korean Studies (RIKS) at Korea University, with support from the Pony Chung Foundation, established the ‘Pony Chung Fellowship’ for Young Korean Studies Scholars. The goal of this program is to provide young international scholars in the field of Korean Studies with financial support, a suitable research

Wimbledon Trust Bursaries, University of the Arts London, UK
The Wimbledon Trust Bursaries of £5000 each are available for two Home, EU or International students accepted on any Master’s Degree course at Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London. One of the bursaries will be offered to recent graduates from Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon and the second will

Professor Stuart Wilson Scholarship, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK
Two scholarships are available, one for an overseas fee-paying student and one for a UK/EU fee-paying student, for the full-time MA South East Asian Studies at SOAS for the academic session 2011/12. The scholarship for the overseas fee-paying student is intended to off-set the tuition fees at the overseas rate. The

KGSP Graduate Scholarships, Chung-Ang University, Korea
KGSP Application (University Quota) Application Period: Feb. 1. 2013 ~ Mar. 15. 2013 Campus Guide - Residence Hall Chung-Ang University houses Korean Government scholars in the on-campus student dormitory which opened in 2010. Both Korean and international students live in the dormitory to provide an international atmosphere. The monthly rent is around $300

Hanyang University Summer Program, South Korea
About Hanyang International Summer School (HISS) Hanyang International Summer School is an annual international exchange program by Hanyang University. There are more than 100 courses offered and are fully taught in English. This 4-week program allows the students to enroll up to 3 courses. The courses include from Korean Studies, Humanities,

History of Art and Film Master Scholarships, University of Leicester, UK
The Department of the History of Art and Film is pleased to offer two part-fee bursaries for September 2013 entry to one of its two campus based Masters degree programmes. The bursaries are open to new UK/EU and international applicants. The bursaries are worth £1,000 for UK/EU applicants and £2,000 for

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently.

7 thoughts on “Centre of Korean Studies (CKS) Bursaries, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK”

  1. hello, i’m anggi and now study at economic faculty in Halu Oleo university final semester. i want to continue my study, so please help me to give some information about this scholarship.. please send me information about this scholarsip in my e-mail Dini_anggia@ymail.com, thank’s.

  2. Hello, thank you for send me informations about shcolarship everyday :)
    But, I’m still confuse which campus or programm will I take..
    actually, now I took Tourism manajement final semester, at Saint Mary academy, Jakarta – Indonesia. I want continue my study for next year. Do you have suggestions which campus that relative about tourism ? And available full scholarship for international student ?
    thank you so much ^^
    God bless

  3. actually !am fifth semesters right now,after greduating at ikip university my ambission is want to get scholarship in abroad..! Want to reach it as hard as ! Can..learn deeply about language n become familiar with other languages is my goal..please send me the procudure for obtaining the scholarship its self

  4. Hello,,,i am brian From indo i really want to studi at the other countri so i can to get there are many adventure in my life but i do’nt know how can i get it,,,
    so help me please???

Comments

css.php