About UNIST

UNIST is a warm and welcoming post-secondary institution located in the heart of Korea’s largest industrial city, Ulsan, South Korea. Since its opening in 2009, UNIST has truly become one of the world’s leading science and technology universities. UNIST aims to be ranked within the top 10 science and technology universities by 2030.

https://www.unist.ac.kr

 

 

UNIST at a Glance

  • Vision

    World Leading University to Advance Science and Technology for the Prosperity of Humankind

  • Goal

    To be ranked within one of the world’s top 10 science and technology universities by 2030

  • Undergraduate Programs

    • 11 Schools23 Tracks
  • Graduate Programs

    • 16 Programs
  • Professional Graduate Schools

    • Programs
  • Specialized Graduate Schools

    • Program
  • UNIST Members

    • Faculty416
    • Undergraduates3,471
    • Graduates1,801
  • Campus

    1,041,657
  • Research

    External Research Projects: 3294(Jan 2009 ~ Mar 2017)

  • IBS(Institute for Basic Science)

    3 IBS Campus Site Labs

  • Intellectual Properties(2017)

    – # of applications filed (Domestic) : 367
    – of applications filed (International) : 78
    – of patents registered (Domestic) : 197
    – # of patents registered (International) : 14

  • Research Grants per Faculty(2017)

    – Research Grants: 93,051 / * Research grants: million won
    – No. of Project : 715

  • Faculty Publications(2017)

    – Journal Papers : 1009
    – SCI(E) Papers : 925
    – SCI(E)/Faculty : 3.99
    – Evaluation based on scientific publishing:
    FWCI (Field-Weighted Citation Impact) :
    1.87(ranking 45th in the world and 1st in South Korea)/ 2012 ~ 2015

  • Research Facilities

    Investment in Research Equipment (Cumulative): $140 million USD

  • UNIST Footprint

    • Opening
      March, 2009
    • First Graduation Ceremony
      February, 2013
    • Launching of UNIST, as a government-funded research institute
      September, 2015