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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid

※ As of March 2020

Monthly Amount

Monthly Amount
Program Details Monthly Amount (KRW)
Master’s Program Study Grant 140,000
Meal Allowance 100,000
RA/TA Scholarship 80,000
Total 320,000
PhD Program RA Allowance 295,000
Meal Allowance 100,000
RA/TA Scholarship 250,000
Total 645,000

※ Integrated MS&PhD program and Combined UG-G program : For first and second semesters, student shall be considered as a Master’s student and from third semester, he/she shall be considered as a PhD student.

Details

  • Eligibility : Attending National Scholarship students who are in Master’s, PhD, Integrated MS&PhD and Combined UG-G program
  • Period of Support : For Master’s student up to 4 semesters, PhD student 8 semesters, Integrated or Combined student 10 semesters

Ineligibility

  • if student takes a leave of absence
  • if student earned less than 9 credits, including research credits, in previous semester
  • if student received an academic warning in previous semester
  • if student is dispatched abroad for more than 15 days and DGIST pays over 50 percent of its related expense
  • if student is in discipline
  • if student gets hired from other company or institution in final semester
  • if Department Chair notifies his/her bad attitude on attendance or work

Return

Student must return financial aid for applicable semester if he/she takes a leave of absence or financial aid earned since admission if he/she drops out from school.

Stipend Policy

※ As of March 2020

Overview

University takes full responsibility for guaranteeing minimum amount of monthly living allowance so that student researchers fully focus on study and research.

Eligibility

Attending National Scholarship students and DGIST Scholarship students who are in Master’s, PhD, Integrated MS-PhD, Combined UG-G program

※ Reasons for ineligibility shall apply the ineligibilities of financial aid.

Monthly Minimum Amount

Monthly Minimum Amount
Program Department of Emerging Materials Science, Information and Communication Engineering, Robotics Engineering, Energy Science & Engineering, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, New Biology Department of Convergence Engineering
Master’s Program KRW 650,000 KRW 1,250,000
PhD Program KRW 1,170,000 KRW 1,834,000

※ Integrated MS&PhD program and Combined UG-G program : For first and second semesters, student shall be considered as a Master’s student and from third semester, he/she shall be considered as a PhD student.

Scholarship

※ As of March 2020
Scholarship
Type Amount (KRW) Criteria & Details No. of Recipients
DGIST Presidential Fellowship(DPF) Special Scholarship Provided
  • Admitting students with 4C educational philosophies
  • Application by students at registration
  • up to 3 per semester

    Department-in-charge : Student Affairs Team, student@dgist.ac.kr