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KAIST - Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology

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Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST) was established in 1971 to model a research focused university and to foster elite human resources in science and technology needed by the nation. Currently, KAIST has successfully become a well-respected member of the worldwide science community, and, in the future, KAIST must become a university in which the world lays its eye upon, by discovering the best leaders, offering the best education, and becoming the envy of the academic world, not only within Korea but all over the world through the university's first invention.

Country Korea
School name KAIST - Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology
City Daejeon
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
Faculty
(Undergraduate)
Department of Physics open in a new window
Department of Mathematical Sciences open in a new window
Department of Chemistry open in a new window, Department of Biological Sciences open in a new window
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering open in a new window, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering open in a new window
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering open in a new window
Department of Materials Science and Engineering open in a new window
Department of Nuclear and Quantum Engineering open in a new window, Department of Electrical Engineering open in a new window
Department of Computer Science open in a new window
Department of Information and Communications Engineering
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering open in a new window
Department of Knowledge Service Engineering open in a new window
Department of Industrial Design open in a new window
Division of Web Science and Technology, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Business and Technology Management ,
Faculty
(Graduate)
Graduate School of Nanoseicence and Technology, Graduate School of Medical Science and Engineering , School of Mechanical Aerospace and Systems Engineering,
Graduate School of EEWS (Energy, Environment, Water, and Sustainability) open in a new window
The Cho Chun Shik Graduate School for Green Transportation, Graduate School of Information Securit, Graduate School of Future Strategy open in a new window
Graduate School of Science and Technology Policy, Graduate School of Information Security open in a new window.
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class Korean, English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1971
The number of students (Undergraduate) 4,644
The number of students (Graduate) 6,450
Test required for admission Standardized Official Test Report, English Proficiency Test Report, interview
% applicants admitted N/A
The number of foreign students N/A
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 201-300
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 60
THE Rank (2013 rankings) 56
Address KAIST 291 Daehak-ro (373-1 Guseong-dong), Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 305-701
Link to official website http://www.kaist.ac.kr/html/kr/index.html
Link to contact website http://www.kaist.ac.kr/html/etcen/auditor/auditor_0202.html