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Application for Graduate Program Admission 


Welcome to application system for KAIST Admissions.

Please read the guideline carefully before beginning application. As a candidate, it is your responsibility to know the application requirements, to submit the necessary materials by the deadline, and to monitor the status of application on the website.

 * Next admission; Spring semester 2018 will start in August


Click to download ▷▶ Guideline of 2017 Fall Semester(Regular track) Admissions (PDF)


Admission Timeline for Fall Semester(Regular track) 2017

On-line Application      
(Application Fee : 80,000 KRW or 80 USD)

Tue., March 28th, 2017, 10:00 A.M. 

   ~ Tue., April 18th, 2017, 5:00 P.M. 

Document Submission Deadline * 
(Printed Application and Support Material submitted via post)
Tue., April 25th, 2017, 5:00 P.M.

Arrival Check of Submitted Documents

Mon., April 10th ~ Tue. April 27th, 2017
Application Review and Scholarship Review Committee                                        
(Respective departments will contact applicants individually if an interview is necessary)
Wed., May 10th, 2017 ~ Mon., June 19th, 2017
Notification of Final Result      Fri., June 23rd, 2017, 5:00 P.M.
First Day of ClassAugust 28th, 2017

 The timeline in this table is based on local time in South Korea and is subject to change without any prior notice.
 * Materials with printed application form must be received by KAIST admissions office by the official due date(April 25th). 
Late application will not be considered!!

Please click 'Application Form' button below to open your account for application.