University of Science and Technology Korea Rankings

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In the World#4472 of 14178
In Asia#1399 of 5833
In South Korea#105 of 193
In Daejeon#9 of 10

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
1,292
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ust.ac.kr
Languages
English;Korean

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,736
Citations
43,716

University of Science and Technology Korea majors

by publication count

Materials science
1,070
Chemistry
910
Biology
521
Physics
283
Computer science
214
Medicine
176
Environmental science
91
Engineering
73
Geology
64
Mathematics
21
Psychology
15
Geography
9
Business
7
Economics
4
Political science
3
Sociology
2
History
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science123111,574
Physics14403,026
Chemistry16729,702
Environmental science17971,165
Geology1833436
Biology19036,581
Engineering19741,172
Computer science25361,273
Geography2668169
Medicine27161,407
Economics337676
Business380565
Mathematics3954141
Political science406211
Psychology4475104

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
20071512
20083054
200921102
201028170
201115236
201211270
201312304
2014171386
2015459991
20164822589
20175314579
20185896004
20195528720
202055012374

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsCopy of the certificate of (expected) Bachelor’s degree, a copy of transcript of undergraduate records, proposal for study, English test score, a copy of employment certificate-if applicable, (for PhD applicants) a copy of certificate of Master’s degree (expected), a copy of transcript of master’s program, a copy of thesis, a copy of research achievements.
Academic CalendarMar - Feb (Mar-June; Sep-Feb)
Enrollment1,292
Full time employee91
Student:staff ratio14:1

Tuition

Local studetns2,500,000 per semester (KRW)

University of Science and Technology Korea has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++
Engineering | IT++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
Master's DegreeBiotechnology, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Natural Sciences
Doctor's DegreeAstronomy and Space Science, Biotechnology, Environmental Studies, Information Technology, Natural Sciences

General info

Alternative namesUST
Founded2003
WikipediaKorea University of Science and Technology
AccreditationMinistry of Education
MottoInspire Your Creativity
Colorsred
Academic structureAgency for Defense Development Korea
Polar Research Institute Korea
Institute of Ocean Science and Technology Korea
Research Institute of Ships and Ocean Engineering Korea
Astronomy and Space Science Institute Korea
Institute of Materials Science Korea
Institute of Radiological and Medical Sciences Korea
Aerospace Research Institute Korea
Electrotechnology Research Institute Korea
Railroad Research Institute Korea
Institute of Oriental Medicine Korea
Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology Korea
Food Research Institute Korea
Institute of Science and Technology Information Korea
Institute of Industrial Technology Korea
Research Institute of Standards and Science Korea
Basic Science Institute Korea
Institute of Toxicology Korea
Research Institute of Chemical Technology Korea Institute of Energy Research National Institute for Mathmetical Science National Fusion Research Institute Korea
Institute of Machinery and Materials
Institute for Basic Science Korea
Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology Electronics and Telecommunications Korea
Institute of Science and Technology Korea
Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources Korea
Atomic Energy Research Institute Korea
Institute of Nuclear Safety Korea
Institute of Nuclear Nonproliferation and Control
Institut Pasteur Korea

Location and Contacts

Address217, Gajeong-ro, Yuseong-gu
Daejeon, Daejeon, 34113
South Korea
City population1,475,000
Phone+82 42-864-5551
Fax+82 42-864-5554

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