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The following is the scholarship programs offered to incoming international exchange students from all over the world. Program details can be found on the web board of SNU's Office of International Affairs or foundation website.

Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) for Exchange Students


Incoming exchange student from developing countries

Number of Recipients

The National Institute for International Education (NIIE) announces the number of nominees per university each year


Living expenses

Airfare: one round trip airfare cost within the limited range of each country

Settlement aid: 200,000 KRW (one time)

Medical insurance

Selection Period

During the exchange student application period each semester

Selection Procedure

Applicants receive recommendations by their own universities officially partnered with SNU → Applicants submit the recommendations along with applications to SNU’s Office of International Affairs → The National Institute for International Education make the final selection

Global Korea Scholarship

ASEM-DUO Fellowship Program


Undergraduate exchange students in ASEM member countries in Europe who wish to come to SNU


ASEM staff in charge:


※ Scholarship packages are subject to change depending on the circumstances of the supporting organization.

Last updated in 2023