• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Undergraduate education is to cultivate basic knowledge for research activities in various research fields. 

Learning outcomes

With these basic knowledge of Physics at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) as a starting point, subdivided major courses of physics at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) are taught as an introductory phase. Major subjects include space physics, small particle physics, solid physics, optics, plasma physics, soft physics, and biophysics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Classical Mechanics 
  • Electromagnetism 
  • Physics Laboratory 
  • Quantum Mechanics 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application form
  • Statement of Financial Resources
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Certified copy of degree/diploma
  •  Certified copy of Transcripts
  • Certified copy of English Proficiency Test

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Taiden

  • 1668542 - 1585490 KRW/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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