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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology: Courses, Admission, Cost

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About the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

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Year of establishment1971
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Also Known AsKAIST
Accepted Exams
Accommodation expenses780000 KRW
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Q:   Where is Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology located?

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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology is located in Daejeon, South Korea. It is a public research university, established in 1971. The South Korea state is one of the popular study destination among international students having many top ranked universities.

 

Q:   What is Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology famous for?

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The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology is a public research university established in 1971, in Daejeon, South Korea. The university is known for its state-of-the-art research facility and high-quality education to its students.

  • Variety of Courses: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology offers more than 200 programs in various majors like business, education, liberal arts, and sciences and professional studies.
  • Main Campus: The campus at Daejeon, South Korea, is surrounded by beautiful and scenic views.
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: As per enrollment data for Fall 2023 released by the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, the student to faculty ratio at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology is 11:1.
  • The university hosts many on-campus clubs and organizations.
 

Q:   What is Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology acceptance rate?

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As per unofficial sources, the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology acceptance rate is 22%, which means only 1 in every 5 applicants is selected, which makes it very competitive to get selected into the university.

The university gives preference to students having higher grades or have exceptional academic or research experience. Hence, having higher grades increases your chance of getting selected at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

Here is the list of eligibility requirements to get into South Korean Universities.

 

KAIST Admission Dates 2024

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    Q:   How long does it take to hear back from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology?

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    As per some unofficial sources, the decisions regarding the admission and selection of candidates are communicated within 1-2 weeks of receiving of duly completed application form. After successful admission, students can:

    • Start applying for any financial aid if required
    • Applying for housing and accommodation
    • Start your Visa process
    • Learn more about the city and culture of South Korea
     

    KAIST Tuition Fees, Duration & Eligibility 2024

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    Courses1st Year Tuition FeesDuration & Eligibility
    MS(2 courses)
    INR 5 L
    Duration18-24 months
    Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 83 & Above
    MBA/PGDM(2 courses)
    INR 5 L - 15 L
    Duration2 years
    Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 83 & Above
    MIM(1 course)
    INR 5 L
    Duration2 years
    Exam AcceptedIELTS: 6.5 & Above, TOEFL: 83 & Above
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    Q:   What is the KAIST tuition fees for international students?

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    Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology tuition fees for international students is given in the table below:

    Courses1st Year Tuition Fees
    MBA/PGDM (2 courses)
    INR 5 L - 15 L
    MS (2 courses)
    INR 5 L
    MIM (1 course)
    INR 5 L
     

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    #201-300
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    #126-150
    Mechanical Engineering
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    #24
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    #51-100
    #401-500

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    University CityDaejeon, Other - South Korea, South Korea

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    291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141
    Daejeon ( Other - South Korea)

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