The Graduate School of Korean Studies (GSKS) in the Academy of Korean Studies(AKS), which is responsible to the Ministry of Education, is a research-oriented graduate school in the fields of humanities and social sciences pertinent to Korea. It was established in 1980 with the aim of nurturing scholars who will contribute to the development and globalization of Korean studies.
Since then, GSKS has been providing intensive research-oriented education through eminent professors’ close mentoring of students.Currently, approximately 300 students, including about 150 international students from 37 different countries, are enrolled in the master’s and doctoral degree program at GSKS. The AKS Graduate Fellowship is GSKS’ non-degree program which invites international graduate students to the AKS and supports them for six months, providing them with a momentum to grow to be a next generation of promising scholars in Korean studies.
AKS Graduate Fellows for the period from 1st September 2019 to 29th February 2020 are now being sought. Those who aspire to widen and deepen their knowledge of Korea by conducting research at GSKS are very welcome to apply.
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