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Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) 2016 in South Korea


There is an opening for the Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP 2016) for international students with the following research focus areas: Computer Architecture (Advisor: Prof. Jeong-A Lee, Email: leejeonga@gmail.com ) ž High-performance computer architecture, configurable computing, approximate computing ž Embedded Hardware Design, Fault-tolerant FPGA architecture, CORDIC processor and applications Duration: Direct PhD- 4years and Integrated MSc & PhD- 5years (these include Korean language training for cultural exchange and to assist students properly integrate while in Korea. However, lectures and research activity will be in English)

Sponsor: Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP)

Award Restrictions

Applicants for this award must meet the following criteria:

Host CountriesKorea, South
Field Of Study ListComputer & Information Systems
Other CriteriaTo qualify for this highly competitive scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements: 1. Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree as of September 1, 2016. 2. For Doctoral program (or Integrated Master’s & Doctoral program): students should hold a Master’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than Master’s degree. 3. Important Requirements: Official English Score(IELTS) should be 6.5 or higher Applicants must maintain a grade point average GPA of at least 3.0 - 4.5 scale, or grades/marks/score of 85% or higher from the previously attended institution. If an applicant does not satisfy the above GPA criteria, he/she will be disqualified from applying to this program. If the transcript is not indicated in grades/marks/scores format, or is difficult to convert into percentages, attachment of official explanation from the attended institution is required.

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Award Specifications

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Amount900,000won/month
Number of Awards3
Deadline14th of March 2016
Includesž Tuition fees for study period ž A round-trip economy class ticket to and from Korea ž Monthly Allowance of 900,000 won(KRW) ž Basic Medical Insurance ž Extra allowances based on research performance

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