Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature

The Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship in Modern Korean Literature is open to new students applying for the MSt in Korean Literature.

The scholarship covers Tuition fees, College fees and a stipend at the UK Research Council rate. 

Eligible degree subjects

Korean Studies. Preference will be given to applicants focussing on Modern Korean Literature and Translation Studies.

Degree type


Value of award

Tuition fees, College fees and a stipend at the RCUK rate (£14,296 for 2016-17) for the relevant period of fee liability.

Residence criteria

The scholarship is open to applicants who are ordinarily resident in the UK, EEA or Switzerland


This scholarship is part-funded by the Oxford Graduate Scholarship Matched Fund, and the Faculty of Oriental Studies.

How to apply

There is no separate application process. Applicants, whether internal or external, should apply to the University of Oxford under the standard procedures for graduate degrees for 2017-18. Applications should be made by the January deadline for your chosen course. If there are two or more candidates of equal academic merit, priority will be given to the candidate who has listed Wolfson as his or her first choice college on the University application form. The successful scholar will become a member of Wolfson College.

History of award

The Oxford-Wolfson Min Sunshik Graduate Scholarship is generously funded by the International Communication Foundation.

13 February 2017

The College was deeply saddened to hear of the death of our Emeritus Fellow Professor Glen Dudbridge.

29 January 2017

On 18 January 2017 the second award was made of the Jon Stallworthy Poetry Prize for Oxford postgraduate students, at an event held at Wolfson...

Tim Hitchens
24 January 2017

The Fellows of Wolfson College are delighted to announce the election of Mr Tim Hitchens, CMG LVO as their next President, in succession to...