Admission Guide

  • Schedule

    Schedule
    Schedule Date Remarks
    Spring Fall
    Online application 2019.8.13.(Tue.), 10:00 ~ 9.12.(Thu.), 18:00 2020.2.11.(Tue.), 10:00 ~ 3.12.(Thu.) 18:00 www.adm-g.intl.unist.ac.kr
    Submission of Documents 2019.8.13.(Tue.) ~ 9.13.(Fri.), 18:00 2020.2.11.(Tue.) ~ 3.13.(Fri.), 18:00 By post or visit until the deadline
    -Postmarked by deadline
    Announcement of Documents Screening 2019.11.7.(Thu.), 16:00 2020.5.7.(Thu.), 16:00 www.unist.ac.kr
    Interview 2019.11.11.(Mon.) ~ 29.(Fri.) 2020.5.11.(Mon.) ~ 29.(Fri.) UNIST
    Announcement of Successful Candidates 2019.12.24.(Tue.), 10:00 2020.6.24.(Wed.), 10:00 www.unist.ac.kr
    Registration 2019.12.24.(Wed.), 10:00 ~ 27.(Fri.), 16:00 2020.6.24.(Wed.), 10:00 ~ 26.(Fri.), 16:00
  • School and degree

    School and degree
    School Degree
    School Department Major M.S Combined
    M.S-Ph.D
    Ph.D
    Electrical and Computer Eng. Electrical Eng. Electrical Eng.
    Computer Science and Eng. Computer Science and Eng.
    Energy and Chemical Eng. Energy Eng. Energy Eng.
    Battery Science and Technology
    Chemical Eng. Chemical Eng.
    Materials Science and Eng. Materials Science and Eng. Materials Science and Eng.
    Design and Human Eng. Human Factors Eng. Human Factors Eng.
    Mechanical and Nuclear Eng. Mechanical Eng. Mechanical Eng.
    Nuclear Eng. Nuclear Eng.
    Urban and Environmental Eng. Urban and Environmental Eng. Environmental Science and Eng.
    Urban Infrastructure Eng.
    Disaster Management Eng.
    Convergence of Science and Arts
    Life Sciences Biomedical Eng. Biomedical Eng.
    Biological Sciences Biological Sciences
    Natural Science Physics Physics
    Chemistry Chemistry
    Mathematical Sciences Mathematical Sciences
    Management Eng. Management Eng. Management Eng.
    • ※ Names of schools, departments, and majors are subject to change.
  • Eligibility

    M.S program and Combined M.S-Ph.D program

    • Applicants who have a bachelor’s degree or who will be awarded a bachelor’s degree by the first day of class or who have an educational background equivalent to the above
    • Applicants who can submit an English test score(See below)

    Ph.D program

    • Applicants who have a master’s degree or who will be awarded a master’s degree by the first day of class or who have an educational background equivalent to the above
    • Applicants who submit an English test score.

    Details on English test score

    • Applicants should submit the test result of one of TOEIC, TOEFL(Code: 8807), IELTS, TEPS, G-TELP or TOEIC S/W, and the test date shall be within 2 years of the online application deadline.
      * English qualifications(UNIST graduation criteria)

      Guideline
      Test TOEIC TOEFL
      (IBT)
      TOEFL
      (CBT)
      TOEFL
      (PBT)
      IELTS TEPS TEPSG-TELP
      (Level 2)
      G-TELP
      (Level 3)
      TOEIC
      (Speaking & Writing)
      score 800 80 213 550 5.5 640 67 89 270
    • Applicants do not need to submit the English test report, if they belong to one of the followings.
      *Applicants who submit a certificate stating that all of their bachelor’s or master’s courses have completed with 100% English.
      *Applicants who are native English speakers (U.S, Canada, U.K, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, etc.)
  • Admission Process

    Evaluation

    • 1st evaluation(Document screening): Documents submitted will be evaluated on the basis of the applicant’s academic achievements, potential, and personal accomplishments.
    • 2nd evaluation(Interveiw): Applicants will get interviewed on the basis of the applicant’s basic knowledge of major, level of interest in research, proficiency in English, and personal accomplishments.
  • Required Documents

    Required Documents
    NO List M.S M.S-Ph.D Ph.D Note
    1 Application Form
    2 Diploma (certificate) of bachelor’s degree
    3 Diploma (certificate) of master’s degree
    4 Transcripts of bachelor’s degree
    5 Transcripts of master’s degree
    6 Study plan (Attached form 1)
    7 Personal Statement (Attached form 2)
    8 English test report
    9 Letter of agreement (Attached form 3)
    : Agreement for verification of academic record
    10 Additional documents
    • ○: Mandatory, △: Optional

    Important notes

    • All the required documents should be arrived to UNIST Admissions Team by the deadline.
    • Application Form : Print out the completed application form
      * Applicants who apply at Ph.D course should provide the advisor’s contact information. (The evaluators can ask for a recommendation.)
    • Diploma (certificate) of bachelor’s degree
      * University in Korea: Applicants who got graduated from a university should submit the original certificate of diploma. If he or she is prospective graduate, he or she shall submit an original certificate of registration.
      * University in abroad : Applicants can submit notarized copy of diploma in case the materials get lost in the mail(Prospective graduate can submit a certificate of registraion.) Successful candidates should submit the Letter of Disclosure Agreement(Attached form 3), the diploma and the transcripts with apostille or have them authenticated by the Korean embassy.
    • Transcripts
      * University in Korea : Applicants should submit the original transcripts. If the applicants transferred from on or more universities, each transcript is required from all universities..
      * University abroad : Applicants can submit a notarized copy of transcripts in case the materials get lost in the mail. Successful candidates should submit the Letter of Disclosure Agreement(Attached form 3), the diploma and the trascripts with apostille or have them authenticated in the Korean embassy.
    • Study plan : It has to be included the application number after the online application and be written in English.
    • Personal Statement : It has to be included the application number after the online application and be written in English.
    • English test score : English Proficiency test schould be taken within 2 years before the deadline of the online application. Score reports should be arrived by the deadline. (One of the TOEIC, TOEFL(Code: 8807), IELTS, TEPS, G-TELP or TOEIC S/W)
    • Letter of Agreement : Applicants who have studied abroad should submit the letter of agreement.
    • Additional documents : Any documents showing applicants’ qualifications or research achievements will do. Applicants for Ph.D programs can submit a master’s thesis(Optional).
    • Certificate(s) should be issued within 1 month from the start date of the online application.
  • Application process

    Process

    • Korean student
    Applicant (Korean)
    UNIST admission website U-Way(Application agency)
    U-way(Application agency) Click the online application
    Login
    • Login(Make an account)
    Fill out the online application
    • ID picture(3×4cm) within 3 months (black and white photo will not be accepted)
    Confirm the online application
    Pay the application fee
    Complete the online application
    • The Admission number is automatically created after paying the application fee.
    • The Application can not be modified after creating application number.
    Print out the test verification
    Print out the envelop cover for submitting the documents
    • Print out the envelop cover at last page, then submit the documents via postal mail.
    Complete
    • Submit the required documents by the deadline by post or in person.
    • * Application fee : ₩80,000 (Including the commission ₩5,000)
    • * To complete the online application, the application fee should be paid. After that, the application number is automatically created.
    • * The application can not be modified after completing the online application (creating application number).
    • * Application Form, test verification, envelop cover can be reprinted from the website.
    • International student
    International Applicant
    UNIST admission website
    Fill out the online application
    • ID picture(3×4cm) within 3 months (black and white photo will not be accepted)
    Confirm the online application
    Complete
    • The Admission number is automatically created after completing the online application.
    • Submit the required documents by the deadline by post or in person.
    • * No application fee
    • Address
      * Admissions Team, Room #105, Main Administrative Building, UNIST-gil 50, Ulju-gun, Ulsan 44919, Republic of Korea
  • Announcement of successful candidates

    Announcement of screening result

    Announcement of screening result
    Spring Fall
    Announcement of 1st evaluation
    (Documents screening)
    2019. 11. 7.(Thu.), 16:00 2020. 5. 7.(Thu.), 16:00
    Announcement of 2nd evaluation
    (Interview)
    2019. 12. 24.(Wed.), 10:00 2020. 6. 24.(Wed.), 10:00

    Important information

    • All the Applicants should check the screening results on the UNIST admission website. It is the applicant’s responsibility to check the result.
    • The result shall be checked only at the website.
    • Admission shall be cancelled if the successful candidate fails to pay the admission fee by the designated date at the bank.
  • Important Notes

    Important notes

    • Online application and required documents should be submitted by postal mail or in person.
    • The number of technical research personnel for Korean will be deiced by Military Manpower Administration.
    • Applicant’s major or program can be changed in the process of assessment.
    • Certain documents (e.g. letter of recommendation, diploma, transcripts, and English test score report) can be sent directly and separately to the UNIST admissions team. All the documents should be arrived within the deadline.
    • Applicants who cannot submit the documents by the deadline or do not attend the interview will not be accepted.
    • Documents submitted and the application fee will not be returned after completing the online application.
    • If an applicant acquires an admission illegally, the admission shall be cancelled. Furthermore, if a criminal case is suspected, the applicants will be reported to the authorities in both of the countries in accordance with the law.
    • If the successful candidate does not get graduated by the enrollment date (starting date of study in UNIST), his/her admission will be cancelled.
    • Successful candidates who have studied abroad should submit the diploma and the trascripts with apostille or having been authenticated by the Korean embassy. Their admissions shll be cancelled, if they do not submit the documents.
    • Successful candidates who have studied in China should submit the documents issued by the Ministry of Chinese Education.(中國高等敎育學歷査詢報告 : http://www.chsi.com.cn)
    • Applicants must read the admission guideline carefully.
    • The UNIST graduate committee will decide further details or issues that can not be specified on this guideline.