Scholarships(For Graduate Students)

Graduate Program

Scholarships(For Graduate Students)
Applicants Class Requirements Amount Remarks
Humanities and Social Science Sogang Global Fellowship (S) 1. Required grade is level 6 or above in the Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK), or over 550 in TOEFL PBT(210 CBT, 80 IBT), or over TEPS 550 or above 5.5 in IELTS.
2. The dean of department specially recommend new students who are regarded as excellent, and the Dean of the Graduate School makes the final decision in consideration of the budget
80% of tuition Must satisfy the requirement of both No.1 and No.2.
Sogang Global Fellowship (A) TOPIK 5th level or above, TOEFL PBT 550 (CBT 210, IBT 80), TEPS 550, IELTS 5.5 or above 40% of tuition
Sogang Global Fellowship (B) TOPIK 4th level 20% of tuition
Natural Science, Engineering and Integrated Knowledge Sogang Global Fellowship (S) 1. Required grade is level 5 or above in the Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) or over 550 in TOEFL PBT(210 CBT, 80 IBT) or over 550 in TEPS or above 5.5 in IELTS.
2. The dean of department specially recommend new students who are regarded as excellent, and the Dean of the Graduate School makes the final decision in consideration of the budget.
80% of tuition Must satisfy the requirement of both No.1 and No.2.
Sogang Global Fellowship (A) TOPIK 4th level or above, TOEFL PBT 550(CBT 210, IBT 80), TEPS 550, IELTS 5.5 or above 40% of tuition
Sogang Global Fellowship (B) Among those who are not eligible for Sogang Global Scholarship (S) or (A), students who are recommended by dean of each department and approved by the dean of Graduate School. 20% of tuition
for 1 year

※ Note
1. Students who are from English mother-tongue country will be awarded "Sogang Global Fellowship(A)“
2. If GPA goes below 3.5/4.3 during the regular semester, scholarship will not be awarded from the next semester. However, students must take more than 3 credits for every semester except the last semester of regular enrollment.
3. If students submit "Language Proficiency Test Score" before the first date of 1st semester, the scholarship will be awarded from the first semester. If they submit "Language Proficiency Test Score" during the semester, the scholarship will be awarded from the next semester.
4. Students who participate in research project of professors will be awarded scholarship of one level higher class.

Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS)

Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS)
Applicant Class Requirements Benefits Remarks
For the first semester Scholarship A - 100% deduction on tuition Scholarship is confirmed according to performance during the admissions process
Scholarship B 75% deduction on tuition
Scholarship C 50% deduction on tuition
Scholarship D 25% deduction on tuition
Sogang-POSCO Fellowship - Student holds a Bachelor's degree as well as nationality from an Asian country
- Should be accpeted by Sogang GSIS
Full tuition covered & stipend for 2 years - Refer to the POSCO website(www.postf.org)
Korean Government Scholarship Program - The applicant and his/her parents must have foreign citizenship
- Applicants must be under 40 years of age as of Sept. 1st, 2016(born after Sept. 1st, 1976)
- Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree as of August 31st, 2016
Full tuition covered & stipend for 2 years - Support from NIIED (National Institute for International Education; Korean governmental institute)
- Refer to the NIIED website(www.niied.go.kr)
From the second semester on Scholarship A - Submitting a certain required score for an official English testwithin a year of admission
· IELTS: 7.0 or above
· TOEFL (iBT): 92 / CBT: 237 or above
· TOEIC: 880 or above
· TEPS: 806 or above
(※ For students who did not graduate from a university in anEnglish-speaking country)
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 for M.A. programs, and 4.0for Doctoral programs
100% deduction on tuition Scholarship is confirmed according to academic performance
Scholarship B 75% deduction on tuition
Scholarship C 50% deduction on tuition
Scholarship D 25% deduction on tuition


Sogang International MBA (SIMBA)

GSogang International MBA (SIMBA)
Division Class Requirements Benefits Remarks
For the first semester International Student Scholarship A 1) Candidates with nationality from an applicable English-speaking country; or
2) Candidates who demonstrate their facility in English through a recognized English proficiency test  (above IBT TOEFL 110, PBT TOEFL 637, CBT TOEFL 270, TEPS 850, or IELTS 8.0).
40% of tuitionare covered -
Outstanding Student Scholarship B Candidates whose admission scores are within the top 30% among all successful candidates. 30% of tuitionare covered -
International Student Scholarship B 1) Candidates who demonstrate their facility in English through a recognized English proficiency test(above IBT TOEFL 100, PBT TOEFL 600, CBT TOEFL 250, TEPS 800, or IELTS 7.5);
2) Candidates who demonstrate their facility in Korean using the applicable Korean proficiency test(above level 4 in S-TOPIK); or
3) Candidates who have completed a Korean language course through a Korean language institute at a4-year university in Korea. The course's level of difficulty should be within the top 30% of theinstitute, and the certificate should be submitted and verified through the Sogang office.
30% of tuitionare covered -
From the second semester on (*) International Student Scholarship A GPA over 3.50 for the previous semester 40% of tuitionare covered -
Outstanding Student Scholarship B GPA over 3.50 for the previous semester 30% of tuitionare covered -
International Student Scholarship B GPA over 3.50 for the previous semester 25% of tuitionare covered -