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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; Fall semester 2017(Regular track) will start in late March


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


Admission Timeline for Fall Semester(Early track) 2017

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

Tue. December 13th, 2016, 10:00 A.M. 

   ~ Tue. January 3rd, 2017, 5:00 P.M. 

Document Submission Deadline * 
(Printed Application and Support Material submitted via post)
Tue., January 10th, 2017, 5:00 P.M.

Arrival Check of Submitted Documents

Mon. December 26th, 2016 ~ Tue. January 10th, 2017
Application Review and Scholarship Review Committee                                        
(Respective departments will contact applicants individually if an interview is necessary)
Mon. January 25th, 2017 ~ Fri. February 12th, 2017
Notification of Final Result      Fri., March 3rd, 2017, 5:00 P.M.
First Day of ClassSeptember 1st, 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(January 10th). 
Late application will not be considered!!

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