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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology ENG-AMME EXC Short-term
Daejon, South Korea (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter (Jul)
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Postgraduate research, Undergraduate, Undergraduate research
Program Type:
Exchange Short-Term
Anticipated Places:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences, Engineering and Information Technologies, Science
Short-term Type:
Short-term Duration:
4-5 weeks
Program Description:

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea
KAIST International Summer School

SKorea - KAIST - Building
Location Daejeon, South Korea
Program description Study cutting-edge engineering subjects by day, and take in the rich, historical culture of Korea by night. Take your pick from a diverse range of subjects at the world-leading Korea Advanced Institute for Science and Technology, and benefit from a world class education experience in one of the most dynamic and exciting countries in the world. The program includes Cultural & Industry field trips that will broaden your horizon both personally and professionally. 
  • Humans, Machines and Society
  • Art and Philosophy
  • Nano-Biomaterials
  • Korean Language
  • Aerospace Thermodynamics
  • Emerging Nanofabrication Technology
  • Vision, Brain and Art

For more information on course available, please click here.
Program dates 30 June - 28 July 2017
Application deadline Tuesday February 28, 2017
Places available The KISS program is highly competitive. To ensure your place, register early, as numbers are limited.
Eligibility criteria Please refer to the University of Sydney's website for full eligibility criteria here.
Credit / Not-for-credit Please contact your faculty office with the below form to submit an application for credit. Participation in any study abroad program does not guarantee credit and will require faculty assessment of individual applications-for-credit.
Arts and Social Sciences:
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Fees and scholarships
There is a program fee of KRW 800,000. KRW 700,000 of this may be waived for USYD Students, depending on the number of applicants.

  • Exchange tuition-waiver
  • Accommodation
  • Orientation
  • Farewell dinner
  • Field trips
  • Administrative fee
Additional costs (not included in program fee):
Individual Research Program (optional) KRW 1,500,000; airfare, travel insurance, visa, personal expenses and additional travel.
Scholarship available:  AUD$1,000  (merit-based, application required)

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.
About the university The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology:
  • is ranked 148 in the world (THE 2016)
  • was established in 1971
  • has a student population of 10,200
  • is known as the “MIT of South Korea", one of the world’s leading universities under 50 years old.
Location overview Daejeon is South Korea’s fifth largest city. It has grown from a small town in the 1970s to a major centre for science and technology with a number of world leading science institutes. It is located in the centre of South Korea and has about 1.5 million residents living in an area of 540 km2. Excellent transport links mean you can visit anywhere in Korea within half a day, as well as local attractions such as the Yuseong Hot Springs ,Gyeryongsan National Park and Daedunsan Provincial Park.
Contact for more information Sydney Global Mobility Team
The Univeristy of Sydney


This program is currently not accepting applications.