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The AMA+(Art Major Asian plus Scholarship)Project is a global initiative undertaken by Korea National University of Arts with the goal of educating students for spreading Asian arts to the world as a global educational leader by promoting artistic elites development with the full scholarship grants. This project is an artist human resource development program, promoting development of genuine artists and enhancement of art education of developing countries in order to establish the center of cultural artists and a foundation of international art educational institution.
Contact
External Affairs Division (AMA+ Admissions)
  • Email: ama@karts.ac.kr
  • Tel: (+82) 2-746-9076
  • Fax: (+82) 2-746-9069
  • Scholarship Benefits
    1Airfare : The grantees will receive an airplane ticket between their country and Korea economy class, for entrance and graduation
    2Monthly Allowance : 800,000won(KRW) per month
    3Korean Language Training : 3-month intensive language training before entrance-full coverage
    4Tuitions : Full coverage(regular semesters only)
    5Medical Insurance : Limited coverage
  • Qualification
    • Only those who hold a citizenship of the 142 countries (page 3) can apply for AMA+.
    • Have graduated or be scheduled to hold a high school/university degree by 28th Feb 2019. Applicants who apply for the master’s program must hold a Bachelor’s degree or a diploma that is equivalent to or higher than a Bachelor’s degree. Applicants who are expecting to graduate 28th Feb 2019 must submit a certificate of expectant graduation when apply, and submit the official certificate of graduation(degree or diploma) to K_-Arts no later than 28th Feb 2019.
    • Have adequate health, both physically and mentally.
    • Have no limitations in travelling abroad.
    • Have outstanding artistic talents, gifted skills and an excellent academic record.
    • Applicants should submit at least 3 recommendation letters. One recommended by the government, ministries, and diplomatic organizations, rector of public educational institution and/or head of government approved organizations could receive additional admission points.
    • Applicants should enter to Korea by November 2018 and take Korean language training. Applicants who hold TOPIK level 6 and prove reasonable schedule could be exempted by an agreement with AMA manager.
    • Specific Qualification, Portfolio and Requirement by each department and major.
Eligible Countries (142 Countries)

A~D

  • Albania
  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Antigua & Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Belarus
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo, Dem. Rep.
  • Congo, Rep.
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Cuba
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic

E~H

  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Fiji
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras

I~L

  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Jamaica
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kosovo
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Laos
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar

M~P

  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
  • Moldova
  • Mongolia
  • Montengro
  • Monterrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar(Burma)
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Rep. of outh Sudan
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • São Tomé & Principe
  • Senegal

R~U

  • Samoa
  • São Tomé & Principe
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • St. Helena
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Vincent & the Grenadines
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Syrian
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam

V~Z

  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis & Futuna
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe