South Korea

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

96 th
Engineering & technology 2015
301—350 th
World University Rankings 2017
123 Cheomdangwagi-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju, 61005, South Korea

Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

More about Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

The Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) is a research-oriented university that focuses on the fields of applied science and engineering. This institute was founded in 1993 by the Korean government to meet the nation’s demand for advanced research and to enhance the development of higher education in science and engineering. GIST takes a leading role in performing research and development in cooperation with industry sectors. In 2010, GIST opened its doors to undergraduate students. GIST is the first university in the nation to adopt an innovative system that provides a comprehensive, foundational science curriculum to serve as a stepping stone for research into a wide variety of science and engineering fields.

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Key statistics

  • 1,575
    Number of Students
  • 10.7
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 7%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 23 : 77
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

Subjects offered at Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology

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Address

123 Cheomdangwagi-ro
Buk-gu
Gwangju
61005
South Korea