Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Continente: Asia

Country: Korea

Address: KAIST, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea

Web Site: www.kaist.edu



About Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology:

KAIST (formally the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) is a public research university located in Daedeok Innopolis, Daejeon, South Korea. KAIST was established by the Korean government, with the help of American policymakers, in 1971 as the nation's first research-oriented science and engineering institution. KAIST also has been internationally accredited in business education. From 1980 to 2008, the institute was known as the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology. In 2008, the name was shortened to "KAIST". KAIST is organized into 6 colleges, 2 schools and 33 departments/divisions. KAIST also has three affiliated institutes including the Korea Institute of Advanced Study (KIAS), National NanoFab Center (NNFC), and Korea Science Academy (KSA).



World University Rankings

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World University Rankings 333 336 271 257 255 240 231 243 244 239 246 254

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Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering - 43 40 28 28 25 24 23 24 27 34 39
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 301-350 301-350
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - 164 123 105 99 92 120 149 145 79 135 149
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450

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Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 19 28 27 43 34 35 35 52 66
Chemistry - - - 55 60 37 33 34 33 28 43 43
Civil Engineering - - - 172 105 93 100 101 98 117 137 124
Computer Science - - - 55 52 51 44 52 80 81 61 77
Electrical Engineering - - - 35 28 25 24 27 22 21 28 35
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - 27 27 20 17 18 18 23 30 30
Mathematics - - - 258 219 183 193 - - - 313 301-350
Mechanical Engineering - - - 40 40 32 42 47 42 41 59 67
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - 268 255 238 258 244 254 288
Physics - - - 88 73 77 128 151 118 81 128 131
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - -