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|Application Period||Nov 13 – Dec 7, 2017||Applicant has to submit online application and original application documents by post.
▶ Online application click here
▶ Original application documents should be sent in person or by post to:
Kumoh National Institute of Technology
International Programs and Language Education Center
61 Daehak-ro, Gumi, Gyeongbuk, 39177, Techno Building 4th floor T458, South Korea
☎+82-54-478-7223, Eugene Park
|Notification of admission Result||11 AM, Jan 10, 2018||▶ Results will be posted on the website
or click here
|Tuition Payment||Jan 22 – Jan 24, 2018||▶ Pick up the tuition invoice at int’l office (T458)
▶ Payment place: Nonghyup bank located on kit campus
▶ Overseas remittance is available
|Master’s Candidates||International students (whose parents are both non-Korean) with a bachelor’s degree (by the time of enrollment) or other degrees considered valid by kit and also who have minimum score on one of Korean or English language test|
|Doctoral Candidates||International students (whose parents are both non-Korean) with Master’s degree (by the time of enrollment) or other degrees considered valid by kit and also who have a minimum score on one of Korean or English test|
|Combined master’s and doctorate program Candidates||International students (whose parents are both non-Korean) with a bachelor’s degree (by the time of enrollment) or other degrees considered valid by kit and also who have minimum score on one of Korean or English language test|
|Section||TOPIK||TOEIC||TOEFL (PBT)||TOEFL (CBT)||TOEFL (IBT)||IELTS||TEPS|
|Test Agency in charge of||NIIED||ETS||ETS||ETS||ETS||British Council||SNU|
|Master’s Candidates||Level 3||500||450||157||54||4.5||410|
|Combined master’s and doctorate Candidates||Level 3||500||450||157||54||4.5||410|
|Doctoral Candidates||Level 3||550||470||167||58||4.5||455|
※ Test scores are not valid for up to two years from the last day of application period.
※ In case of submitting TOPIK level 3 score, please be noted that student should take TOPIK test again and submit TOPIK level 4 or high by the time of graduation. This is kit graduation rule.
※ Any students whose mother tongue is English (US, Canada, England, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa) are not required to hand in English test scores.
※ According to NIIED(National Institute for International Education)’s rule, KGSP(Korean Global Scholarship Program) student’s minimum TOPIK level 3 score must be a score of 84 among all of the TOPIK 3 test sections which is equal to a percentage score of 70 of passing TOPIK level 3.
Kit provides scholarships for international students. The detailed criteria, language proficiency score and scholarship duration will be decided later according to the yearly budget. Maximum 4 semesters of scholarships each for Master’s degree candidates and Doctoral degree candidates and maximum 8 semesters of scholarships for Integrated Master’s and Doctoral degree candidates can be provided to international students only if budget allows for it.
|Scholarship Type||Amount of Scholarship||Criteria|
|Type A||Exemption from full tuition||• For freshman, language proficiency test result only
• For enrolled student, language proficiency test result along with last semester’s GPA
※ Criteria for scholarship is subject to change according to the budget plan for each year.
|Type B||Exemption from 50% of tuition|
|Type C||Exemption from 30% of tuition|
Minimum Language test score for Type B scholarship is as below.
|Scholarship Type||TOEFL (PBT)||TOEFL (CBT)||TOEFL (IBT)||TOEIC||TEPS||TOPIK||IELTS|
|Type B (50% of tuition fee)||570||230||85||750||600||Level 4||6.0|
(Type A scholarship selection standard will be decided later)
- Scholarship will be cancelled if scholar does not purchase medical insurance
- For freshmen: Freshmen MUST submit the certificate of medical insurance within 30 days from the beginning of the semester. If fail to do so, scholar should return the scholarship back to school.
- For enrolled student: Enrolled student MUST submit the certificate of medical insurance during the designated period of scholar examination. If fail to do so, scholarship for the next semesters will be automatically cancelled right away.
|Engineering||Mechanical System Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Mechanical Design Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||IT Convergence Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Materials Science and Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Polymer Science and Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Materials Design Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Energy and Chemical Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Engineering||Medical IT Convergence Engineering||O||O||unlimited|
|Natural Sciences||Applied Chemistry||O||O||unlimited|
|Business Administration||Business Administration||O||O||unlimited|
※ IT Convergence Engineering is multi-majored cooperative department.
|Documents to be submitted||Remarks|
|1. Application Form (Korean or English)||Attached template, photo to be attached|
|2. Undergraduate and/or Graduate
Certificate of Graduation or diploma
(In case of submitting diploma, please submit
photocopy. We don’t accept original diploma)
|Korean or English translated required|
|3. Undergraduate and/or Graduate Academic Transcript|
|4. Record of Language Proficiency||One of TOEFL, TOPIK, IELTS, TOEIC, TEPS
Refer to the above language criteria
|5. Copy of Passport or Alien Registration Card||If you have|
|6. Family Register||For Chinese applicant, certificate of all family member’s relationship and ID cards required|
|7. Self Introduction (Essay)||Attached template|
|8. Study Plan||Attached template|
|9. Bank statement or other Financial certificate||
• Bank balance certificate
-minimum amount USD 18,000
(In case bank account is not under applicant’s name, additional certificate of relationship has to be submitted)
• Certificate of Scholarship
(certificate of financial support issued from the supervisor or other organization)
|10. Recommendation Letter from Alma Mater||Attached template|
※ Please hand in all required documents to the office of International Programs & Language Education Center.
※ Admission can be cancelled if admission documents are not complete.
International students can stay at on-campus dormitory.
Room & board fee should be paid by student’s own expense.
*Approximate boarding expenses
(Boarding expenses for fall semester 2017)
|2nd semester, 2017|
|Total||Meal fee||Maintenance cost|
|Sections||Items||1st semester||2nd semester||Total(KRW)|
|Graduate School (Master/Ph.D)||Science||Admission Fee||184,000||184,000|
|Engineering / Business||Admission Fee||184,000||184,000|
※ 2017 Standard.