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Undergraduate

 
ClassificationCategoryNameQuotaRequirementsMethod
Rolling Student General Approx. 550
  • A person who meets one of the following
    • One who has graduated from high school or is expecting graduation in February 2018, or deemed as having equivalent qualifications under local laws
    • One who meets the requirements for early admission pursuant to Article 4 of Regulations on Early Advancement (Presidential Order No. 27751)
    • One expecting to complete the second year of high school and who meets the requirements specified in Rules of the Committee on the Selection of the Gifted in Science (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning Order No. 1)
  • Round 1: Document screening
  • Round 2: Interview

※ No minimum educational level for CSAT category

Principal recommendation Approx. 80 A senior student enrolled in a general high school, specialized high school or autonomous high school, is expecting graduation in February 2018, and recommended for university admission by the principal (Up to two students per high school)
Equal opportunity Approx. 40
  • A person who meets one of the following, and who falls under rural class, low-income, near-poverty, a family member of a veteran, or a North Korean refugee
    • One who has graduated from high school or is expecting graduation in February 2018, or deemed as having equivalent qualifications under local laws
    • One who meets the requirements for early admission pursuant to Article 4 of Regulations on Early Advancement (Presidential Order No. 27751)
    • One expecting to complete the second year of high school and who meets the requirements specified in Rules of the Committee on the Selection of the Gifted in Science (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning Order No. 1)
Practical Special talent Approx. 20
  • A person who shows special talent and falls under one of the following
    • One who has graduated from high school or is expecting graduation in February 2018, or deemed as having equivalent qualifications under local laws
    • One who meets the requirements for early admission pursuant to Article 4 of Regulations on Early Advancement (Presidential Order No. 27751)
    • One expecting to complete the second year of high school and who meets the requirements specified in Rules of the Committee on the Selection of the Gifted in Science (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning Order No. 1)
      ※ Candidates applying to this category may also apply to another category
Total Approx. 690    
Regular CSAT CSAT Approx. 20 A person who has sat for the 2018 CSAT and satisfies KAIST’s subject requirements Results of College Scholastic Ability Test
Other Other International high school Approx. 40 A Korean citizen who has completed at least three years of high school education outside of Korea and has graduated or is expecting graduation in August 2018 Document screening (interviews may be conducted if necessary)
Total Approx. 750