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University Education Capacity Enhancement

Fertile Soil to Cultivate Creative Minds
The NRF is the Incubator for Creative Brains of the 21st Century!
To enable talented individuals to spread their wings, the NRF supports young researchers, develops excellent local universities as regionally-specialized R&D hubs, promotes top-level research ability, and leads the nation's balanced development.
Technology
Leaders in Industry-University Cooperation Program (LINC)

Designed to foster LINC in order to further narrow the gap between education and the realities of the industrial field, as well as to lead the mutual development of universities and local industry by improving the college education system through industry-university cooperation

Funded Fields : Specialized fields linked to local industry

Funded Period : 5 years (2+3 years)

Eligibility : Total 57 universities

Budget : Average of KRW 3.8 billion per university

Funding Details : Fostering LINC to promote the joint development of universities and local industry to create a more supportive culture for launching businesses through the vitalization of start-up training

Item Description Notes
Support for graduate students (research grants) Master’s(KRW more than 600,000/month)Doctorate(KRW more than 1,000,000/month) more than 40~60%
Support for young researchers (wages) Post-doctorate Professor of contract(KRW more
than 2,500,000/month) no limitation
Support for specialist in Industry-University Cooperation(wages) Specialist for promoting the joint development of universities and industries
Expenses for developing curriculum Development textbooks information collection
Expenses for supporting experiment and practice Supplies for research project
Expenses for international cooperation International conference, presentation, and invitation of foreign researchers
Operation expenses for project team Performance related-fee, travel expenses, patent fee less than 10%
Other expenses Support for administrative staff, Various fees less than 2%
Leaders in Industry-University Cooperation Program (LINC)

Designed to foster LINC in order to further narrow the gap between education and the realities of the industrial field, as well as to lead the mutual development of universities and local industry by improving the college education system through industry-university cooperation

Funded Fields : Specialized fields linked to local industry

Funded Period : 5 years (2+3 years)

Eligibility : Total 57 universities

Budget : Average of KRW 3.8 billion per university

Funding Details :Fostering LINC to promote the joint development of universities and local industry to create a more supportive culture for launching businesses through the vitalization of start-up training

World Class University Program (WCU)

Aimed at supporting research in new convergent & combined fields and developing human resources This program is focused on fostering research-oriented universities to a world-class level by recruiting distinguished foreign scholars in order to improve the nation’s education and research environment.

[Development of Human Resources in Great Economic Areas]

Funded Fields : All fields capable of creating new growth engines for Korea

Funded Period : 5 years

Eligibility : Professors and research teams that recruit researchers from other countries

Budget : Total KRW 825 billion for 5 years

Funding Details :

Project Type Description
1) Establishment of Majors / Departments Conducting joint research between foreign scholars and Korean professors Organizing new departments and majors that can create new growth engines
2) Invitation of Scholars Recruiting & employing foreign scholars as full-time professors to give lectures and conduct joint research with Korean professors
3) Invitation of World Renowned Scholars Inviting distinguished scholars as non full-time professors
Regional Basic Research Vitalization Program

Fosters local science research complexes in order to develop close cooperation between universities and companies, and enhances the competitiveness of regional R&D and contributes to the development of the national economy by fostering innovative researchers

[Fostering Local Science Research Complexes]

Funded Fields : Science and technology

Funded Period : 5 years

Eligibility : Science research complexes having high growth potential as R&D hubs among 10 industrial complexes in Korea

Budget : Up to KRW 15 billion per complex for 5 years

Funding Details : Construction of infrastructure for science and technology and R&D considering the local characteristics

[Fostering Human Resources for Local Innovation]

Funded Fields : Science and technology excluding medical science, veterinary science and pedagogy

Funded Period : Up to 3 years

Eligibility : Science and engineering universities as well as companies in 13 metropolitan cities excluding the capital area

Budget : Up to KRW 200 million per project

Funding Details : Fostering high-class human resources customized to local industries by allowing researchers in their master's or doctorate programs to take part in the local university-corporation joint project for technology development

[Fostering R&D Support Group]

Funded Fields : Science and technology

Funded Period :Up to 3 years

Eligibility : 5 R&D Support Groups

Budget : Within KRW 100 million per research group

Funding Details :Planning R&D projects driven by local communities, supporting the comprehensive analysis and assessment of local R&D projects, disseminating the outcomes of R&D projects, and reinforcing networking efforts

Medical Researchers Support Program

Grants scholarships to graduate students taking medical courses with a view to securing research competitiveness in the fields of medical and biological science which are fields that serve as the bedrock for the nation’s future development

[Fostering Local Science Research Complexes]

Funded Fields : Medical science, dental science and oriental medicine

Funded Period : Up to 7 year

Eligibility : Students in their MD/DDS/Ph.D. courses in graduate school

Budget :

Up to KRW 25 million per student (Tuition fees and funding for education and research)

Up to KRW 100 million per selected school