University ranking. Pohang University of Science and Technology is in the top 10 universities of South Korea. Despite being one of the youngest universities of South Korea, Pohang University of Science and Technology ranks high in international ratings. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities. It excels in the fields of: «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Chemistry», «Computer Science». The university is one of the best when it comes to the quality of education, ranking in the top 200 in international rankings. POSTECH is popular among the employers as they gladly hire its graduates.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requests both the certificate of previous academic performance and examination results. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 10,819 USD. POSTECH is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 10,819 USD per year of study. In addition, the scholarships provided by the university allow for partial coverage of tuition expenses. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.postech.ac.kr.
The composition of the university. Pohang University of Science and Technology is relatively small, teaching about 3000 students on average. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. POSTECH has around 4% of foreign students. 671 specialists are employed by the university. Foreign specialists are the majority of the academic staff. POSTECH has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. You can follow the university on social media to learn more about its life: Linkedin.
Infrastructure of POSTECH. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room.
|Bachelor (foreigners)||10,819 USD/year.|
|Master (foreigners)||10,819 USD/year.|
|Living expenses||$714 -1,196 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on grades and examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
Integrity, Creativity, and Aspiration
• Ministry of Education, Korea
|Quality of teaching||31|
|Citations per Faculty||6|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Engineering and Technology||42|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||330|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||194|
|QS World University Rankings||88|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||301|
|Arabic||جامعة بوهانج للعلوم والتقنية|
|German||Naturwissenschaftlich-Technische Universität Pohang|
|Spanish||Universidad de Ciencias y Tecnología de Pohang|
|French||Université de technologie de Pohang|
|Portuguese||Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia de Pohang|
|Russian||Пхоханский университет науки и технологии|