Academic programs



Upon undergraduate admission, KAIST students hold an undeclared major and are free to choose any major at the end of their freshman year (no quota for each department).

Undergraduate Admissions Information

Early admission

General category (comprehensive screening)

Principal recommendation category (comprehensive screening)

Equal opportunity category (comprehensive screening)

Regular admission

Outstanding CSAT category


Foreign high school category


Graduate Admissions Information

More information on admission categories for KAIST graduate students can be found on the website of the Office of Admissions.

Application fee will be compensated for all admitted PhD (and integrated MS/PhD) students upon registration.

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