KAIST Ranked Top in Korea, 8th in Asia in 2017 THE Asia Rankings
KAIST ranked top among Korean universities and 8th in Asia according to the 2017 THE (Times Higher Education) Asia University Rankings published on March 16. This is the first time that KAIST took the top position in Korea in the THE rankings.
The 2017 THE Asia University Rankings rank the top 300 universities in Asia, employing five performance indicators: teaching, research, citations, industry income, and international outlook.
KAIST jumped two spots from last year to rank first in Korea with outstanding improvements in teaching and research this year, while earning the perfect score for industry income for the second consecutive year.