Pohang University of Science and Technology

country rank  24
world rank  2312

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University Overview

Founded in 1986, Pohang University of Science and Technology is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Pohang (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), North Gyeongsang. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Korea, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 32 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades.

University Identity

Name
Name 포항공과대학교
Acronym POSTECH
Founded 1986
Motto Integrity, Creativity and Aspiration

University Location

Address San 31, Hyoja-dong, Nam-gu
Pohang (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
790-784 North Gyeongsang
Korea
T +82 (54) 279 0114
F +82 (54) 279 2099

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local
students
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International
students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office San 31, Hyoja-dong, Nam-gu
Pohang 790-784
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Pohang University of Science and Technology's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Korea


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Korean Council for University Education KCUE

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019