Korea Science Academy of KAIST

International Admissions for the year 2023

1. Eligibility

2. Number of Students to be Selected

3. Admissions Process

4. Documents to be submitted

A. Online Submission

  1. Application Form
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Recommendation Letters :
    (A) from Math or Science teacher
    (B) from English or Homeroom teacher
  4. Official Academic Records (over the recent three year period)
  5. A Photocopy of Passport (Applicant & Parents, valid until at least August 31, 2023)

* All documents should be written in English and submitted on the KSA Admissions Website (http://admission.ksa.hs.kr/english)

B. Airmail Submission

  1. Official Academic Records (over the recent three year period)
  2. A Photocopy of Passport ((Applicant & Parents, valid until at least August 31, 2023)
  3. Middle school enrollment certificate or middle school graduation certificate

5. Application Schedule

Stage Schedule (GMT +0900)
  • Admissions Announcement
January 03, 2022
  • Online Submission of Application Form & Recommendation Letters
February 03 ~ March 04, 2022
  • Airmail Submission of Documents
  • 1st Stage of Document Review
March 10 ~ March 18, 2022
  • Announcement of 1st Stage Result
March 29, 2022
  • 2nd Stage : Tests for Mathematics/English Interviews
April 01 ~ May 13, 2022
  • Announcement of Final Candidates
May 23, 2022
  • 『 The dates above may change according to school circumstances
  • 『 2nd Stage tests and interviews will be given to those applicants who pass the 1st stage
  • 『 No application fee
  • 『 Rolling Admissions: We accept applications and make decisions periodically until places are filled

6. Pre-enrollment Education for Admittee

7. Financial Aid

KSA will provide the following expenses free of charge.

Educational Expenses Other Expenses
  • A. Tuition Fees
  • B. Overseas Training Programs
  • C. Creative Research Activity Program including R&E
  • D. Leadership Activity Programs
  • E. High-school Research Program at KAIST
  • A. Room and Board
  • B. Going-home Weekend Programs
    (eg. Korean Culture Experiences, once a month)
  • C. Special Holiday Programs (Twice a year)
  • D. Pre-enrollment Programs
  • E. International Academic Exchange Programs
  • F. International Science Fair Participation Fee
  • G. Other expenses are supportable according to school policy

『 E, F will be provided for selected students according to school policy.

Notes

8. Personal Expenses

9. Important Reminder

Mailing Address

Office of Admissions
Korea Science Academy of KAIST
105-47, Baegyanggwanmun-ro
Busanjin-gu, 47162, Busan
Republic of Korea

TEL

+82-51-606-2273, 2182 (09:00 ~ 12:30, 13:30 ~ 17:00 Monday through Friday, GMT +0900)

FAX

+82-51-606-2124

E-mail

admission@ksa.kaist.ac.kr

International Admissions Website

http://admission.ksa.hs.kr/english

2023 KSA International students Admission leaflet download
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