The National Institute for International Education in Korea co-ordinates two programmes aimed at improving the quality of English language education in that country.  Ireland is one of 7 countries eligible to participate.    The Korean Government is very keen to receive applications from suitably qualified Irish graduates.

1   Teach in Korea

Further Information

Teach in Korea
EPIK - English Programme in Korea
TaLK - Teach and Learn in Korea
Talk - Testimonials from Graduates who have undertaken the programme

2    Korean Government International Scholarship Programme

The Global Korea Scholarship (travel, monthly stipend, tuition fee coverage etc) aims to provide international students with an opportunity to conduct advanced studies at HEIs in Korea.  Two scholarships are on offer to Irish undergraduate/graduate students.

Undergraduate degree course (4 years), Masters (2 years) and PhD (3 years) after preliminary Korean language course (1 yr).

Application period January-February 2015.  Contact jysun08@mofa.go.kr.

Further Information

Korean Scholarship Scheme