There are five departments at GIST and interdisciplinary cooperation between them is common. Our qualified dedicated faculty members, hardworking and friendly students, excellent laboratory facilities, and links with high-tech industries are some of reasons to study at GIST.
Qualified Dedicated Faculty:
Is staffed with highly qualified professors with strong records of research and industrial experience. We currently have 124 faculty members and 22 adjunct and visiting professors. Our low student to faculty ratio allows you to carry out high quality research in a family-like working environment with our considerate, inventive and easily accessible faculty members.
Hardworking and Friendly Student
Our student body is comprised of seven hundred and six graduate students who come from domestic and international universities. They all went through a highly competitive admission process and proved themselves to be excellent dedicated scholars. They work very hard and it is not unusual to see our laboratories lit up throughout the night all year long. Come join these friendly and intelligent students who are ready to share their offices, ideas, and cultures with new students from all over the world. They will try hard to communicate with you in English for academic purposes as well as for cultural exchange.
Excellent Laboratory Facilities and Research Centers
You will have direct and easy access to well equipped laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment, computing and networking facilities, and sophisticated software packages. In addition, The Ultra Fast Optical Network Research Center, Center for Electronic Materials Research, Mechatronics Research Center, Energy & Environmental Research Center, Cell Signal Transmission Research Center, and Center for Biomaterials & Biotechnology will support your campus research activities.
Links with High-Tech Industries
The Institute actively pursues cooperation with industries through industry-funded research projects that provide students with practical experience for their future work. These industries provide extremely valuable resources to the students and are sources for sponsored projects and internships. Many of the supporting companies show a strong interest in recruiting students from.
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