|Government Scholarship||Portion of student education fee is subsidized using government resources|
|KAIST Scholarship||Student education fee is paid from academic advisor’s research fund. The professor responsible for a student’s education fee becomes the student’s academic advisor. Therefore, the student’s major may be restricted to the professor’s major.
KAIST-Industrial scholarship is provided by corporations in collaboration with KAIST to pay for student education fee. KAIST industrial programs include KAIST KEPSI (SK Hynix), KAIST EPSS(Samsung semiconductor), KAIST LGenius(LG Display), KAIST EPLL(LG Innotek), KAIST CEPP(LG Chem).
|General scholarship||Education fee is provided by Industry/Research Institute/Government Institute/Educational Institute.
Applicants must submit recommendation letter and educational fee transcript signed by the head of affiliated institute.
Scholarships (for freshman class of 2015)
|Type of Scholarship||Government Scholarship||KAIST Scholarship||KAIST-Industrial Scholarship
(KEPSI, EPSS, LGenius, EPLL, CEPP)
|Admission fee(personal payment)||353,000 KRW|
|Education fee||Personal payment||924,000 KRW/semester||450,000 KRW/semester||-|
|Scholarship||8,635,000 KRW/semester||5,511,000 KRW/semester|
|Academic advisor/institute support||-||3,598,000 KRW/semester||4,048,000 KRW/semester|
|Education fee Total||9,559,000 KRW/semester|
|Labor Income||Research assistant income and living expenses||Master’s 265,000 KRW/month
(for additional TA selection
Master’s 535,000 KRW/month,
Doctor’s 550,000 KRW/month in addition)
|Discuss with academic advisor||Refer to relevant homepage or contact department in charge||Discuss with relevant institution|
|Labor income and living expenses||Different for every laboratory|