SOAS University of London

Centre of Korean Studies

Awards & Grants

Academy of Korean Studies Postgraduate Bursary

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) has generously provided SOAS up to three bursaries for students undertaking a full-time postgraduate Korean Studies programme.  The value of each bursary is £6,000 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.

For more information and to download an application form, please visit the SOAS Scholarship Office.

List of the AKS Postgraduate Bursary recipients

Sochon Foundation Scholarship

The Sochon Foundation has generously provided SOAS with scholarships for students undertaking a full-time post-graduate programmes in Korean Studies. The Sochon Foundation scholarship, valued at £7,000 in total is for tuition fees with the remainder, if any, for living costs. 

For more information and to download an application form, please visit the SOAS Scholarship Office.

List of the Sochon Foundation Scholarship recipients.