Last Date: November 30, 2022

Fully funded GIFT internship in South Korea

If you’re a third or fourth-year engineering student who’s interested in ferrous technology, which delves into the iron and steelmaking process, then consider this internship as a stepping stone for you to extend your knowledge and skills in the field.

The best part about this paid internship abroad is that it gives you global and practical exposure in the field at one of the best universities in South Korea: Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 71 in QS World University Rankings 2023. The internship will last approximately four weeks, notes Youth Opportunities.

While the summer internship will commence in July 2022, there’s also a winter internship, which is expected to begin in January 2023, said reports. It’s worth noting that at the time of writing, the university has not updated its website to show its winter internship recruitment, so do keep your eyes peeled for updates. The following information is based on details available online.


The GIFT Internship programme is fully-funded. You will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Accommodation in a university dorm
  • A return economy class ticket is offered only once
  • 500,000 South Korean won for living expenses, which span four weeks
  • Transportation assistance
  • Gain practical work experience to enhance your CV

How to apply

  • Follow the link below to download the application form for the GIFT internship for international students.
  • Fill out the application form, and submit it along with the required documents via e-mail before the deadline.
  • E-mail your application to the staff of admission Eun Mi Jung at provided email ID
  • Applications can be sent via email anytime but make sure to meet the deadlines
  • You should attach a personal statement to go along with your application, which highlights your study plans. You must also submit an English proficiency exam result (TOEFL or the equivalent).

Click here to view the notification and form

Pohang University of Science and Technology
South Korea

You may apply to this internship opportunity if you are an international student from any country.

You must also be enrolled in the third or fourth year of an undergraduate program. There is no restriction with regards to your country of origin, ethnic or religious background, gender, or age.

This scholarship also encourages female students to apply

Apply through:
Last date for application:
November 30, 2022
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