2020 Art Major Asian Scholarship Admissions
(Korea National University of Arts)
Embassy of the Republic of Korea is inviting talented Papua
New Guineans for ‘2020 Art Major Asian Scholarship’ of Korea National
University of Arts. For any further inquiry, you may contact Office of External
Affairs at the Korea National University of Arts (email@example.com/(+82)-2-746-9073).
The objective of the
Art Major Asian(AMA) Scholarship Program is to support students with artistic
talent to conduct advanced studies and ability in Korea National University of
Arts in order to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship
between the countries.
2. Scholarship Benefits
The grantees will receive an airplane ticket between
their country and Korea economy class, for
entrance and graduation
800,000won(KRW) per month
Korean Language Training
4-month intensive language training before entrance-full
Full coverage(regular semesters only)
3. Application and Selection
Schedule (The schedule can be further changed)
February – May 2019
Open call for
31st May 2019
Final Notification of Admissions Decision
31st October 2019
Entry into Korea
November 2019-February 2020
Pre-Course: Korean Language Training
* Application only by postal or in person should
be submitted. Online submission unavailable.
* Successful candidates will be informed through
K-Arts website and personal contact.
Office for Document Submission
∙ Address :
Attn. AMA Manager
M505, Office of External Affairs 146-37, 32gil,
Seoul, 02789, Republic of Korea
∙ Office Hours :
∙ E-mail :
* All inquiries on
AMA admission shall be made to this email above only.
* Please add [AMA
2020] on the title when make inquiry. Otherwise we cannot read and answer
you due to excessive amount of spam in our mailbox.
∙ Telephone :
(1) Only those
who hold a citizenship of the 142 countries (page 3) can apply for AMA.
graduated or be scheduled to hold a high school/university degree by 28th
Applicants who apply for the master’s program
must hold a Bachelor’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than
a Bachelor’s degree.
Applicants who are expecting to graduate by 28th
Feb 2020 must submit a certificate of expectant graduation when apply, and
submit the official certificate of graduation (degree or diploma) to Karts no
later than 28th Feb 2020.
(3) Have adequate health, both physically and mentally.
(4) Have no
limitations in travelling abroad.
(5) Have outstanding artistic talents, gifted skills and an
excellent academic record.
should submit at least 3 recommendation letters. One recommended by the
government, ministries, and diplomatic organizations, rector of public
educational institution and/or head of government approved organizations could
receive additional admission points.
should enter to Korea by November 2019 and take Korean language training.
* Applicants who hold TOPIK level 6 and prove reasonable
schedule could be exempted by an agreement with AMA manager.
Qualification, Portfolio and Requirement by each department and major.
* Please refer to ‘APPENDIX 1’. Applicants can make own
portfolio package for majors with no reference information.
○ Dual applications are not
accepted. Applicants must apply for this scholarship via only one program
(undergraduate/graduate) and department-major.
○ Submitted documents will not
be returned to the applicants.
○ If there is any
inconsistency in the applicant’s name or birth date on submitted documents,
further evidential document to verify it should be attached.
○ Original documents
should be submitted. However, if they are not available, copies must be
authenticated by the issuing institution that they are the same with the
○ All of the materials
should be A4 sized ones; if smaller, attach the
material to an additional A4 sized paper; if bigger, fold it up to be an A4
○ Documents shall be written in Korean or English.
Documents written in other languages should be submitted along with notarized
○ Korean proficiency (TOPIK score) shall be
submitted within the period of validity.
○ Any transcripts and certificates of
(expected) graduation issued must have the apostille certificate attached or
undergo the consular legalization process. (Degree certificate and transcript certificate
should be attached with apostille.
See Apostille Certificate Submission Guide ‘APPENDIX 2’)
○ All recommendation
letters shall include a personal contact and an original signature of
○ Airfare for entry into Korea will not be provided to a grantee
that has been staying in Korea as of the date of announcement of successful
○ K-Arts does not
compensate expenses for insurance for traveling to and from Korea.
○ Grantee who is taking
degree courses in other school should terminate his/her statue as a student
before entrance to Korea.
○ All grantee shall take
language training before his/her entrance to K-Arts, and one who cannot
reach to 85% attendance record shall be eliminated and shall refund expenses.
○ Incomplete or
incorrect documents may lead to application rejection or failure in the
Selection Committee, and scholarship revocation even after entry into Korea.
○ The medical fee for
grantee is to be reimbursed through the insurance company after s/he pays
first. However, the expense for dental clinic or chronic disease will not be
○ All AMA students are
required to maintain strict legal and regulatory compliance for the government
of Korea, K-Arts regulation and AMA regulation.
○ Any grantee who quits
the program after s/he entering Korea should refund all scholarship; airfare
for coming into Korea; monthly stipend and Korean language training expenses,
○ Application package should be arranged by the checklist order in the
○ Each document can be
stapled, but do not staple all the documents together.
① Application [Form 1]
Self-Introduction [Form 2]
Study Plan [Form 3]
Personal Medical Assessment [Form 4]
3 Letters of Recommendation [Form 5]
* References signed
within 6 months as of the date of submission only are available.
Copy of diploma or certificate of (expected) graduation with
Official Transcripts(the most recently attended from high school)
A Hard Copy of Passport
Certificate of Korean or English Proficiency
⑩ Certificates of relevant work
experiences, award and/or other achievement (Optional)
⑪ Portfolio (leave your name on
each page or portfolio in case of missing)
Please type or print clearly using black ink in Korean or in English.
Please state a Date in the following order : YYYY.MM.DD
Please remove the instructions and the directions in the blank before print.
○ Don’t change anything in the
form and extend the page.