Application Closes: The application process at KDI is ongoing. However, students must cross-check program-specific deadlines, if any, and individual scholarship application deadlines as well.
To ensure that young minds succeed and attain their academic goal, Hyundai Motor Foundation is pleased to offer scholarship grants in South Korea for all academically sound applicants for the 2022/23 academic session.
The scholarship grant is offered at the KDI School of Public Policy and Management and is supported and funded by the Hyundai Motor Chung Mong-Koo Foundation. Students can undertake any preferred master’s and PhD Degree coursework and secure the educational expense of it with this scholarship. Applicants from an ASEAN member state are eligible.
The KDI School of Public Policy and Management is a government-run graduate school located in Sejong City, South Korea.
It is affiliated with the Korea Development Institute and is also a member of the National Research Council for Economics, Humanities, and Social Sciences. KDI School is the 6th Top think tank in Asia, 22nd in the world, and 8th best-affiliated think tank in the world.
KDI School of Public Policy and Management will award the selected students this scholarship that will cover the cost of studies in the master’s program for up to 3 semesters (about 1 year) and the Ph.D. program for at least 3 years.
Candidates must be government officials from any of the eight ASEAN member countries, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, and Lao PDR
Master or PhD study programs offered at the KDI School can be applied for.
- Undergraduate Academic Transcript with official Grading System document
- Undergraduate Degree Diploma
- Graduate Academic Transcript with official Grading System document
- Graduate Degree Diploma
- Two Recommendation letters
- Certificate of valid English Proficiency Test or Medium of Instruction
- Employment verification (required for government officials)
- Dissertation Research Proposal
- Video Essay
- Two photos or Photo uploaded on the online application
- Copy of passport
- Employment verification
- Research proposal
All candidates must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
For Language Requirement: The students must submit scores on the following English language proficiency tests:
- TOEFL IBT
- TOEFL PBT
- TOEFL ITP
- TOEIC – S
- NEW TEPS
- TEPS – S
- I – TEPS
- PTE Academic
- Cambridge English Exams