Welcome to KAIST, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, one of the world's best research oriented university. KAIST is filled with opportunity, excellent academic system, cutting-edge research, world-class facilities, and internationally renowned faculty.
Our students come from over 70 different countries. We welcome applications from Algeria and Argentina to Vietnam and Zimbabwe, all over the world.
Apply to be a KAISTian and write your own unique story of becoming a leader in the world.
Undergraduate Program Admissions
▷▶ Admission Guideline - SPRING & FALL 2017
If you graduated or will be graduating from high school, you can apply for undergraduate (bachelor's degree) program.
Undergraduate program at KAIST is unique with providing large opportunities and flexibility. All undergraduate students enter without declaring a major and after one year of studying basics of science they are free to choose any major they are interested in. And there is no restriction in changing major. We value the process of student finding their interest and talent for the best future career.
Graduate Program Admissions
▷▶ Admission Guideline - FALL (EARLY) 2016
▷▶ Admission Guideline - FALL (REGULAR) 2016
KAIST provide Master's degree, Master's-Ph.D. integrated degree, and Ph.D. degree programs in advanced science and engineering field. Also, MBA programs related in finance and technology are provided on Seoul Campus.
If you are interested in applying for admission to graduate programs, it is strongly recommended to check your research area of interest in the department website before applying. List of colleges and departments at KAIST is provided here
Once you have decided which department to apply, please visit Graduate Admissions
for more information on application.