Monthly Archives: August 2011

2012 GLOBAL KOREA SCHOLARSHIP for UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM

To provide international students an opportunity to study in Korea the application for the Korean Government Scholarship Program for  an Undergraduate Degree is open!

Qualifications:Prospective applicant must meet the following qualification criteria;

(1) Must be a citizen of the country to which scholarships are offered, which is also applied to his/her parents
※ Both applicant and his/her parents must not be a holder of Korean citizenship
(2) Should be under 25 years of age as of March 1, 2012 (Should be born after March, 1, 1987)
(3) Have adequate health, both physically and mentally
   ※ NOT Eligible: those who are pregnant or who have a severe illness
(4) Have graduated or be scheduled to graduate from a high school as of March 1, 2012
   ※ NOT Eligible: those who have already obtained a bachelor’s degree or a higher degree
(5) Must possess above 80% (out of 100%) cumulative grade point average (C.G.P.A.) during their entire high school period
※   C.G.P.A. should be 2.64/4.0, 2.80/4.3, 2.91/4.5 or higher
※   If applicant’s high school evaluation criteria differs from the stated above.
(6)Must not at any time have ever received a Korean government scholarship for an undergraduate study
(7) Must not have enrolled in an undergraduate course in
Korea before  NOT Eligible: those who have ever enrolled at a Korean university as an exchange student.
(8) Must have no limitations in travelling abroad
(9) They may be preferential selection for applicants who have proficiency inKorean or English

Visit http://www.korea.com.ph/xe/Notice/14645 for a detailed guideline, application form etc. or you can dowload in thiS link: KGSP 2012 Guidelines

You can also visit www.niied.go.kr or www.gks.go.kr
although when I checked it earlier there’s no information about
the scholarship yet. I guess they will upload it by September.

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Beasiswa S2/S3 di Ulsan Science and Technology (UNIST) Korea

UNIST memberikan beasiswa kepada international student yang diterima di program S2/S3 untuk Spring 2012.

Adapun departemen yang tersedia antara lain:

 

School Number of Students to be admitted
Field Major Master’s Program Combined Master’s-Doctoral Program Doctoral Program
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering Computer Systems & Networks 000 00 00
Theoretical Computer Science
Applied Computing
Communication, Control, & Signal Processing
Analog, Digital & RF Circuit Design
Electronic Devices & Materials
Plasma & Vacuum Electronics
School of Mechanical and Advanced Materials Engineering System Design and Manufacturing
Intelligent Robotics
Thermo fluid & Energy Systems
Electronic Materials
Structural Materials
School of Nano-Bioscience and Chemical
Engineering
Biomedical Science
Bioengineering
Nano biotechnology
Chemistry
Chemical Engineering
Polymer Science & Engineering
School of Design and Human Engineering Product Development & Innovation
User Experience & User Interface Design
Strategic Design
Human Factors Engineering
Color Science & Engineering
Systems Engineering
School of Urban and Environmental Engineering Environmental Engineering
Earth and Environmental Sciences
Civil Engineering
Urban Planning
Interdisciplinary School of Green Energy Energy Conversion
Energy Storage
Nano materials for Energy
Battery Science and Technology
Nuclear Science and Engineering
School of Natural Science Physics
Applied Mathematics
Technology Management Technology Management 00 00
Finance
Accounting
Marketing

※ If applicants cannot meet required criteria, they will not be admitted. Details on tests for each school will be informed later on.
※ No bachelor’s degree barriers for application (those applicants who majored in basic sciences (such as Physics, Chemistry, Life Science etc, are preferred)

 Eligibilities for Application
For Master’s and Combined Master’s-Doctoral Program

  • – Applicants holding a Bachelor’s degree
  • – Applicants who will have Bachelor’s Degree at August 2011
  • – Applicants who have educational background equivalent to the above.

For Doctoral Program

  • – Applicants holding a Master’s degree
  • – Applicants who will have Master’s Degree at August 2011
  • – Applicants who have educational background equivalent to the above.
 Screening Process

Documents Screening : English Proficiency, Official English Test Score, Transcript, Research Plan and Cover letter
ersonal Interview : Basic Knowledge of Majors, English Proficiency Sincerity and Strong Desire for Research Activities

※ International applicants can optionally have a telephone interview

Applicable Scores in English Tests

Official English Test Score (Requirements for graduation)

TOEIC TOEFL(IBT) TOEFL(CBT) TOEFL(PBT) IELTS TEPS
800 80 213 550 6.5 650

★ The test date on the certificates should not be older than two years as from the deadline
of online application

1) Korean applicants must submit the score report from an official English test when they apply to UNIST. The above scores are a requirement for graduation, not for admission, and thus do not need to be met at the time of the application.

2) Native English speakers are exempt from submitting a score. (U.S, Canada, U.K, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand) – When English is used as an official language in an applicant’s country, in addition to other languages, applicants
(check list of countries on the Click) are exempt from submitting a score when they apply for admission but must submit
a certificate stating that they have completed all of their university courses in English for exemption.

3) Except for the above case, every foreign applicant must submit an official English test score that exceeds the graduate standard.

 Application Schedule
Division Application Schedule
1st screening 2nd Screening 3rd Screening 4th Screening
Receipt of
Application
(On the Internet)
2011.1.3(Mon) ~ 2011.12.30(Fri) 17:00
2011 Fall admission
(Matriculation September 2011)
2012 Spring admission
(Matriculation March 2012)
Documents Deadline 2011.
5.3(Tue)
2011.
7.8(Fri)
2011.
10.6(Thu)
2011.
12.30(Fri)
First Announcement
of Successful Candidates
5.16(Mon) 7.19(Tue) 10.18(Tue) 2012.1.11(Wed)
Oral Interview 5.18(Thu)
~5.23(Mon)
7.20(Wed)
~7.25(Mon)
10.20(Thu)
~10.26(Wed)
2012.1.12(Thu)
~2012.1.18(Wed)
Announcement of Successful Candidates (Documents+Interview) 2011.6.2(Thu) 2011.8.1(Mon) 2011.11.4(Fri) 2012.1.31(Tue)
Enrollment Further Details later on

Only Internet Applications is available (www.uway.comhttp://admission.unist.ac.kr/
Application Fees: KRW 80,000 There is no application fee for international students.

 Required Documents
  • – One Completed Application Form (4cm×5cm photo attached)
  • – One Certificate of Graduation and Transcript
  • – Personal Statement and Study Plan (in English)
  • – All forms can be downloaded from admission web page
  • – Original Record of English Tests
  • – Others need documents qualifications proving your own research achievements

Documents sent to:
Admissions Team, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Banyeon-ri 100, Ulsan, 689-798, Republic of Korea Tel. 052) 217-1126 , Fax. 052) 217-1129, E-Mail: sanghyun@unist.ac.kr

Additional Notice 

  • Graduates from foreign universities   – Certificate of Graduation and Transcript must be signed by registrar from the graduate school
  • Degree Holders from China
  • Required to submit 中國高等敎育學歷査詢報告 issued by the Ministry of Chinese Education
  • Foreign degree holders might be asked to submit additional documents
  • Applicants on military duty must submit either Certification of Expected Discharge or Approval of Attendance
 Scholarship (Include tuition & living expenses)
UNIST Elite Fellowships

  • Who may apply : Excellent applicants within the combined Master’s-Doctoral Program or the Doctoral program
  • Number of Scholarships : Approximately 20 awards
  • Scholarship: \30,000,000 per year (Selected students are not allowed to also hold an RA/TA scholarship)
  • Term: 3 Years

Management

  • Students in master’s courses: above \ 840,000 per month
  • Students in Ph.D courses: above \1,040,000 per month

Engineering

  • Students in master’s courses: above \ 940,000 per month
  • Students in Ph.D. courses: above \1,140,000 per month

oya berikut link petunjuk untuk admissionnya bisa didownload disini 2011_admission_eng

ayo buruan apply online, untuk international applicant tidak dipungut biaya pendftaran! 🙂

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If you love K-POP ? Join us !~Mcountdown Global Crew Wanted~

<Mcountdown Global Crew Wanted>

If you love K-POP ? Join us !

Mcountdown is seeking Global Crew who are passionate K-pop fans from all across the world.:


*What is Mcountdown Global Crew?

: No.1 K-pop Chart Show <Mcountdown>

– Global Crews are those who will participate to rank K-pop stars in Mcountdown and also be part of globalization of K-pop

*URL for application

http://mnet.mnet.com/NProgram/mcountdown2/UserBBS.asp?bidx=mcountdown_b6


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KBS K-POP WORLD STAR CONTEST

 

Just read an announcement this morning on http://world.kbs.co.kr/indonesian/event/kpopworldstar_2011/index.htm that KBS holding global auditions for K-pop star!  

KBS KPOP STAR Auditions 

HOW SO EASY JUST RECORD AND THEN UPLOADED TO YOUTUBE!!


Benefits:
Winner: c

  • Final Winner : 1 Person – Round Trip Ticket to Korea and expenses for six days, a chance to attend a K-pop music program and a chance to be on KBS TV programs.
  • Second-Place : 1 Person – Samsung DSLR camera
  • Third-Place : 1 Person – Samsung Galaxy Player (16GB)
  • Other Participants : About 100 People – Souvenirs.

For more information visit the official KBS page: http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/event/kpopworldstar_2011/sub01a.htm

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Arirang UCC Contest (Season 2) for K-Pop Lovers!!!

ThemeMy K-Pop 2!! (Imitating My awesome K-Pop stars)


Procedure – Please select No. 1 or No 2 before the main contests
(*If you select the slogan(No. 1), you can get additional scores)
1. Must start by saying the slogan made by yourself before the main content(s)
* Must insert its slogan on the registration page
ex. (1) “Korea for the World, the World for Korea” / (2) “Korea’s Global TV Arirang” / (3) “I love Korea, I love Arirang”
2. Must start by saying “I Love Arirang!” before the main content(s)

Entry Qualification – Anyone, Anywhere in the world! (No limit on nationality nor age)
– Can be done individually or as a team (Multiple-entry accepted)

Schedule – Registration period
: August. 1, 2011 (Mon.) ~ Sep. 19, 2011 (Mon.) for 50days
– Announcement for the winners
: Oct. 4, 2011 (Tues.)

Process and Format
Registration Process: Upload a video clip on YouTube and register its URL in
UCC homepage. (Introduction of the video clip and required personal information needed)
– Language : Dubbed or subtitled in English
– Length : Within 5minutes
– File format : No restrictions as long as it is able to be uploaded on YouTube

Awards – Arirang President Award: 2,000USD (1 team)
– Gold Prize: 1,000USD (1 team)
– Silver Prize: 500USD (1 team)
– Bronze Prize: Crystal USB (10 teams)
– Best Click (on YouTube) Prize: Tablet PC(1 team)

Evaluations * Excellent and exciting artwork that satisfies the theme and the mission.
– The quality of the video (Online)
– The topic of the video and the expression of the contents
– Completeness and the effect of visual message.
– Overall evaluation of planning, creativity, composition, and utilization.
– If you select the slogan, you can get additional scores
* Best Click Prize: It is awarded to the most viewed video on YouTube.

Important Notes and Registration Rules
– Prize can be canceled and/or taken back if the registered video is proved to be
prize-winning work from other contest(s) or work done by someone else.
– Upon registration, copyright of all work becomes vested in Arirang TV
– Applicant holds responsibility for any civil and criminal charges on the work they will
register.
– Prize winning works may be utilized as broadcasting contents and/or material
by Arirang Global TV.
– All registered works may be shown in brand channel of Arirang Global TV.

Contact
– Arirang Global TV, Public Relations & Customer Satisfaction Strategy Team
-TEL: 82-(0)2-3475-5252/ E-Mail: arirang_ucc@arirang.co.kr

link

http://www.arirang.co.kr/event/ucc_contest2011/intro.asp?sys_lang=Eng

 

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5th No Gun Ri Human Rights & Peace Camp in Korea(Event Invitation)

If you are For Foreigners who are in Korea

        Please Join

The 5th No Gun Ri Human Rights & Peace Camp for World Univ. Students
Date: August 16th-19th, 2011
Venue: Youngdong-Gun Chungbuk Province
․ Hosted by the No Gun Ri Institute for Peace Studies, No Gun Ri Solidarity For Human Rights & Peace.
․ Supported and endorsed by the Ministry of Public Administration and Security in Korea Government, Young Dong-Gun, Chungbuk Province, Youngdong University
Accommodation, transportation, food, program fees, tours, etc. will be fully funded by the organization. So it’s for FREE!!!
Prospective participants need only to come with an open mindset and willingness to learn. If you want to participate in this camp, please submit your application by August 8th, 2011. Slots are limited so hurry up! For the application form and more  inquiries please do not hesitate to contact them at ngrcamp2011@gmail.com.

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Mnet Global Looking for Mnet Global Supporters

Mnet is a music & entertainment channel in Korea. M countdown, 2NE1 TV, Superstar K, MAMA Award, and 20’s Choice Award are Mnet’s famous programs.
Mnet looking for:
– People who are into K-POP and Korean culture.
– People who are interested in Mnet, Asia’s number one music channel.
– Non english speakers are also welcome (Chinese, French, Thai, Vietnamese, Russian…)
– People who stay in Korea / Be fluent in Korean or English
Mission:
Mainly uploading K-POP video and the news on web sites of your countries.
Working Period: 
2011.08.16~2011.12.31 (The time period can be fixed according to individual circumstances.)
Benefits:
– Opportunities for attending public shootings and lives of Mnet shows twice every month.
– If you were chosen as the best supporter of the month, you will be able to get gift certificate of CJ Products.
Apply until August 5th, 2011 by emailing to hyeeunpark@cj.net including your name, nationality, age, period of stay in Korea, favorite Korean celebrity, your SNS – twitter or Facebook).

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