KAIST(Korea Institute of Science and Technology) is a national research-oriented university focusing on science and engineering. Established in 1971, KAIST has 5 colleges, 7 schools, 13 Graduate schools and 27 departments.
Its main campus is located in Daedeok Science Town of Daejeon. It has more than 200 research institutes including R&D facilities from public and private sectors.
KAIST ranked 12th in Asia and 39th in World of QS University Rankings in 2021.