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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Yuseong, South Korea

KAIST (formally the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) is a national research university located in Daedeok Innopolis, Daejeon, South Korea. KAIST was established by the Korean government in 1971 as the nation's first public, research-oriented science and engineering institution. KAIST is generally known as the most prestigious university in South Korea. KAIST also has been internationally accredited in business education, and hosting the Secretariat of AAPBS. KAIST has approximately 10,200 full-time students and 1,140 faculty researchers and had a total budget of US$765 million in 2013, of which US$459 million was from research contracts.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
95,245
Prior Five Years
21,598
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,818,071
Prior Five Years
283,198
Total Scholars
Lifetime
15,838
Prior Five Years
7,512

Academic Institutional Ranking

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Worldwide

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276
Prior Five Years
223
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South Korea

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2
Prior Five Years
3
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