UNIST Academics at a Glance more
Cultivating creative and global leaders in science and technology through creative reforms in learning and teaching.
- Interdisciplinary Studies
- Creativity: IT-based student-centered discussion classes (flipped learning)
- Interdisciplinary: All students are required to complete two or more areas of concentration. All professors are appointed to undertake two or more schools.
- Globalization: All courses at UNIST are conducted in 100% English/ Expansion of foreign professors and students by 20%
Special Education at UNIST
- The only institution in Korea where 100% of lectures are conducted in English
- IT-based student-centered discussion classes (Flipped learning)
- Average Age of Professors41.6 years old
- Foreign Professor Rate14.3%
UNIST tries its very best to cultivate future global leaders. All academic courses at UNIST are conducted in English to promote globalization and of its research and education. Every student is required to take two or more areas of concentrations to create a learning environment where conducting multidisciplinary research is possible.
All students are enrolled as non-majors and required to major in two or more tracks to build their own creativity. During their freshmen year, students learn basic science and cultural education and upon completing freshmen curricula, students choose to study major fields of their choice.
The graduate programs, offered at UNIST are divided into three areas of specialization: Creative Design Engineering, Interdisciplinary Management, and Technology & Innovation Management. With 18 graduate and professional degree programs, UNIST strives to enhance the professional and career skills of its graduate students.
UNIST offers a wide range of fully-funded scholarship opportunities to prospective, current, and international exchange students of high academic ability with potential to be global leaders in creative science and technology.
Academic support services, offered at UNIST help students achieve their academic goals. UNIST runs highly specialized curriculums through various training classes, related specialties, and high tech educational facilities to cultivate global talents.