Pohang University of Science and Technology Information
The Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), a private university, based in Pohang, South Korea, is dedicated to education and research in the field of science and technology. It was ranked as Asia’s best science and technology university in 1998 by Asiaweek and from 2002 to 2006, it was ranked as Korea’s leading university. POSTECH was also ranked as the 28th best university in Asia by Times Higher Education and in the same year, the institution was named as the top 112 ranked universities in the world.
The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranking is number 29 in Asia in the University Review List. Similarly ranked colleges include National Cheng Kung University, Korea University, City University of Hong Kong, and the Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Other good South Korean universities include Seoul National University, KAIST, Yonsei University, Sungkyunkwan University and the Kyungpook National University.
Pohang University of Science and Technology is composed of ten undergraduate departments that include Life Science, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Industrial and Management Engineering.
It also offers 15 graduate departments that include five professional schools: Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology (GIFT), Graduate School for Wind Energy, School of Interdisciplinary Bioscience and Bioengineering (I-BIO), Division of Advanced Nuclear Engineering, Division of IT Convergence Engineering (ITCE), Division of Advances Materials Science, Graduate Program for Technology & Innovation Management (TIM), Graduate School for Information Technology (GIST), and School of Environmental Science and Engineering (SEE).
Pohang University of Science and Technology is dedicated to science and engineering, and has of some of the finest scholars and professors in these fields the world. It provides very good learning resources and research facilities on a beautifully laid out campus.
The Pohang University of Science and Technologys excellence extends far beyond its magnificent campus, as it has international cooperative agreements in place with 50 global sister universities.
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Pohang University of Science and Technology Rankings and Quick Facts
Motto: Integrity, Creativity, and Aspiration (성실, 창의, 진취)
Often referred to as POSTECH
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