The Academy of Korean Studies has generously provided SOAS at least two bursaries for students undertaking a postgraduate Korean Studies programme. The bursary, currently valued at the UK/EU tuition fees rate up to a maximum of £5,000, may only be used towards the cost of tuition fees. Living costs are not available as part of the award. The bursary is for one year only.
The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) has generously provided SOAS at least two bursaries for students undertaking a full-time postgraduate Korean Studies programme. The value of each bursary is 5,000 maximum and may only be used towards the cost of tuition fees. Living costs are not available as part of the award. The duration of the bursary is for one year.
Important information for MPhil/PhD candidates
The AKS bursary is for one year only and is not renewable. Candidates undertaking an MPhil/ PhD may reapply but please note that priority will be given to new applicants.
Preference will be given to applicants on the following programmes of study:
MA Korean Studies
MA Korean Literature
MPhil/PhD Korean Studies Research (new admissions)
MA History of Art (students taking three units, including dissertation, in Korea-related subjects)
Applicants on the following programmes of study may also apply, but will not be given preference:
MPhil/ PhD Korean Studies Research (previous admissions)
Any other postgraduate degree related to Korean Studies (please define your pathway)
Full-time programmes only, part-time programmes are not eligible
Open to UK/EU and overseas applicants
Candidates will be assessed on academic merit by a Selection Panel consisting of three academic members from the Centre of Korean Studies
Scholarship Application Deadline
Scholarship applications must be received no later than 5pm on 27 April 2012.
Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
Applicants must have also applied for a place to study at the School preferably four weeks before the scholarship closing date (ie by 1 April 2012) but no later than the scholarship application deadline in order to be considered for this scholarship. The application for a place must be complete.
Number of applications normally received
Notification of Results
All candidates will be notified by e-mail regarding the outcome of their application, generally by mid-July. The successful candidate will also be notified in writing. If you have not had a response to your application by mid-July, please contact the Scholarships Officer.
A scholarship application pack, which consists of an application form, guidance notes and reference form, is available for download from the download box at the top right or can be obtained from:
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7074 5091/ 5094
Fax: +44 (0)20 7074 5089
If you have any questions about the bursary application, please contact the Scholarships Officer. For information about Korean Studies at SOAS, please contact Dr Anders Karlsson in the Centre for Korean Studies at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not contact Dr Karlsson with questions related to the scholarship.
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