Global IT Program Korea - Ajou University

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Department of Computer Engineering, Graduate School, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
Global IT Program is established by MoKE (Ministry of Knowledge Economy) of Korea. Our department has got received 6 Master’s degree scholarship positions from MoKE this year. The program also offers students fully-paid 6-month internship in the prominent small-and-medium-sized IT companies in Korea within two-year study periods. After the internship and the graduation of the school, students could/should work for the companies at least one year if the companies want to hire them as regular employees

Qualification for Application
For foreigners with foreign parents or those who completed an entire curriculum of 16 years or more in a foreign country equivalent to elementary, junior high and high school as well as a university in Korea, those possessing English proficiency at a certain level will be able to attend lectures of the relevant department.

Master’s program
Those graduated or expect to graduate from a 4-year college (university) in Korea and/or abroad

English requirements
Advanced standing in English Proficiency Test (TOEFL, TOEIC, TEPS, IELTS)

  1. English Speaking
    • TOEFL PBT 570
    • TOEFL CBT 230
    • TOEFL IBT 88-89
    • TEPS 715
    • IELTS 6.5
    • TOPIK Level 5
  2. Non-English
    • TOEFL PBT 550
    • TOEFL CBT 213
    • TOEFL IBT 79-80
    • TEPS 638
    • IELTS 6.5
    • TOPIK Level 5

Financial Support

  • 5,000,000 KRW (about 4,234 USD)/ 6 months for two years
  • Internship payment: 1,500,000 KRW (about 1,270 USD)/ month (6 months internship within two years)

80% of the tuition fee is waived

  • The tuition fee of the Ajou Graduate School in 2011: 5,851,000 KRW (about 4,955 USD)/semester
  • You must pay 20% of the tuition fee: 1,170,200 KRW (about 991 USD) / semester

Higher priority of occupying dormitory rooms

Required Documents
Applicants from foreign countries must submit the following documents.
Admission will be granted based on these documents instead of the entrance exam.
All documentations must be in either Korean or English.
(Certificates in any other language must be accompanied by an official notarized translation)

  1. Application Form for Admission
  2. Official Transcript
  3. Original Diploma
  4. Self-Introduction
  5. Letter of Recommendation from the research advisor of Ajou University to be attended
  6. Letter of Recommendation from the academic advisor (or Chief of department or dean of college) of the university graduated
  7. Financial Certifications
  8. Photocopy of Applicant’s Passport
  9. Photocopy of Certificate of Alien Registration (confined to foreign residents in Korea)
  10. linguistic (English or Korean) proficiency rating report card

For foreigners with Foreign Parents

  • Each parent’s certificate of foreign nationality (certificate of naturalization or passport)
  • Photocopy of Certificate of Alien Registration

For overseas Koreans and foreigners who completed an entire curriculum for a period of 16 years or more in foreign countries

  • Diplomas from elementary, junior high and high schools and official transcripts of all grades. Not applicable to foreigners with foreign parents

Applications sent by post and e-mail must be received before the deadline (the end of June, 2012)

Address :
Ms. Kim, Yun-Kyung
College of Information Technology, Office No.507-1, Paldal Hall, Ajou University
San 5 Woncheon-dong Yeongtong-gu Suwon, Korea (443-749)

Email address :

If you have any questions, please contact to Ms. Kim, Yun-Kyung ( or Professor Taesun, chung(

For more information, please visit official website:

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently.

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