Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Top 33%94 points
Top 33%
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1933 - 2009
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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology: 28 facts and highlights

1. tuition fees per year

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to the annual fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
3000$
Universidad de Buenos Aires: 0$
53
0

2. tuition fees per year for international students

Tuition payments, known primarily as tuition, refer to a fee charged for educational instruction during higher education. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
3000$
Universidade Estadual de Campinas: 0$
40
0

3. year established

The university's long history can indicate excellent traditions and more resources. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1971
University of Oxford: 1096
39
0

4. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
703$
Московский государственный технический университет им. Н. Э. Баумана: 0$
38
0

5. number of partner universities

Number of partner universities and research institutions shows how big are students' opportunities for exchanges and conducting research abroad. Source: university's official website, 2017.
419
Sapienza-Università di Roma: 914
38
0

6. academic staff

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
604
University of British Columbia: 10186
36
0

7. US News rank

The U.S. News World's Best Universities rankings, based on the QS World University Rankings, evaluated schools in countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, China, and more, and identified these to be the world's top universities. Source: U.S. News, 2017.
63
MIT: 1
36
0

8. library collection

With a bigger library collection, the university can offer more books, magazines, online resources, etc. to its students. Source: university's official website, 2017.
429177
Australian National University: 65500000
35
0

9. position on Times Higher Education ranking

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
68
Caltech: 1
35
0

10. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index - Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2017.
215
Harvard University: 1
34
0

11. enrolled students

Enrolled students include both undergraduate and graduate students. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
10249
Sapienza-Università di Roma: 128963
34
0

12. medical facilities

Source: university's official website, 2017.
2
University of California, San Francisco: 34
33
0

13. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
6202
Universitat de Barcelona: 36036
32
0

14. percentage female students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
30%
United Arab Emirates University: 75.7%
32
0

15. undergraduate students

Undergraduate education is an education level taken in order to gain one's first tertiary degree. When you're studying at bigger university you have better possibilities of networking and usually an access to better resources. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
4047
Sapienza-Università di Roma: 108648
31
0

16. percentage male students

Percentages of female and male students show how balanced the university regarding gender. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
70%
東京工業大学: 86%
30
0

17. endowment

A financial endowment is a transfer of money and/or property donated to an institution. In the United States, the endowment is often integral to the financial health of educational institutions. Alumni or friends of institution sometimes contribute capital to the endowment. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.17$ billion
Harvard University: 32$ billion
30
0

18. enrolled international students

The percentage of international students among all students show if the university is attractive abroad and the level of diversity. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
6.5%
London School of Economics and Political Science: 52%
30
0

19. campus size

Campus size in square kilometers. Source: university's official website, 2017.
1.85km²
Санкт-Петербургский государственный университет: 200km²
30
0

20. grants per year per student

An average amount of grants and financial aid given to a student. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
2457$
Dartmouth College: 61398$
29
0

21. alumni network

An alumni association is an association of graduates or, more broadly, of former students (alumni). In the United Kingdom and the United States, alumni of universities, colleges, schools (especially independent schools), fraternities, and sororities often form groups with alumni from the same organization. Source: university's official website, 2017.
31000
University of Illinois at Chicago: 600000
29
0

22. student unions

A students' union, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges and universities and many high schools. In higher education, the students' union is often accorded its own building on the campus, dedicated to social, organisational activities, representation and academic support of the membership. Source: university's official website, 2017.
85
Arizona State University: 1100
29
0

23. Has university dormitories

The university has its own halls of residence available for students. These can provide an exciting social life, and sometimes work out cheaper than private accommodation.
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
73% have it
28
0

24. dorm capacity

The number of students that can be hosted in dormitories. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
6235
University of California, Los Angeles: 25147
28
0

25. tuition fee growth rate

A lower growth rate for tuition fees indicates that the cost of studying at the university is not increasing too quickly year on year. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
0%
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München: -100%
27
0

26. students away on international exchange programs

A student exchange program is a program where students from a secondary school or university study abroad at one of their institution's partner institutions. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
600
University College Dublin: 5000
25
0

27. staff with PhD

What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2017.
88%
Colorado State University: 99%
25
0

28. companies established by graduates

With a high number of companies established by graduates, you can assume that the faculty encourages entrepreneurship. Source: Forbes Global 2000, 2017.
0
Harvard University: 17
24
0

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