2019 Summer DGIST Research Internship for Undergraduates (International Students)

[Information] 2019 Summer DGIST Research Internship for Undergraduates (International Students)

DGIST Research Internship for Undergraduates aims to provide talented Korean and International students with opportunities to experience research environment of DGIST. Participants will serve their internship at the lab of their choice under the guidance of DGIST faculty members as visiting research students. This program will provide students with valuable experience in research and personal growth while immersed in a foreign culture.

Internship Period : Late June~Early August (6 weeks)
* The schedule may be subject to change, depending on the circumstances

Research Area
Various research topics of 6 departments in DGIST Graduate School
 . Emerging Materials Science http://ems.dgist.ac.kr/
 . Information and Communication Engineering https://ice.dgist.ac.kr/en/
 . Robotics Engineering http://robot.dgist.ac.kr/en/
 . Energy Science and Engineering http://energy.dgist.ac.kr/eng/
 . Brain and Cognitive Sciences https://brain.dgist.ac.kr/eng
 . New Biology http://newbiology.dgist.ac.kr/
*  List of available labs will be posted in the ‘Notice’ section of en.dgist.ac.kr on March 6, 2019.

 . Undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in undergraduate degree program and have completed at least 4 semesters at the time of participation
 . Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.3 or higher
 . Students with high levels of English language proficiency

Application : irt@dgist.ac.kr
Application Period : March 8~April 7, 2019
Application Documents :
 . Application form for DGIST Research Internship, including personal statement
 . A digital copy of academic transcript in English
 . A copy of English Language Proficiency Test Certificate
 . Copy of passport
 . A letter of recommendation (to be directly submitted by academic advisor or faculty member to irt@dgist.ac.kr)

Timeline (KST)
 . March 6, 2019 : Announcement and detailed information (including the list of available labs and application forms) of the program will be posted in the ‘Notice’ section of en.dgist.ac.kr.
 . March 8~ April 7, 2019  : Application
 . April 19, 2019 :  Announcement of Successful applicants
 . Late June~Early August (6 weeks) : Internship
* The schedule may be subject to change, depending on the circumstances

. Participants in the program will be provided with allowance for their accommodation, meals and miscellaneous expenses. The amount of the total allowance is approximately KRW 800,000.
. DGIST Student Dormitory (Biseul Village) will be arranged for program participants. Please note that students are responsible for dormitory fee (Approximately USD 7 a day).
. International students will have chances to experience Korean culture and society first hand every two weeks.


International Affairs Team, DGIST

* For updated information and application forms, please visit