Why UST

UST VISION 2025

PROUDUST

Training USTians with pride by promotinga creative educational environment

UNIQUE
DIFFERENT
PROFESSIONAL
Excellent
Secure world-leading educational competitiveness

Discovering creative talent and to become real USTians
Establishment of UST21 education system

Entrepreneur
Become a university with industry-academia-research integration

Strengthening the cooperation between UST-GFRIs-corporations
Strengthen the cooperation between GFRIs
Support business start-ups with GFRI-based technologies

Global
Establish global status as a national research university

Improving brand value
Improving cooperation network

Smart
Establish creative knowledge management system

Providing creative educational environment by applying cutting-edge technology
Improving management effectiveness

Course of Study: The minimum years to complete a course of study

Course of Study
Master’s Doctoral Integrative
2 years 2 years 4 years

Reduction of the Course of Study

Students who get the minimum credits for receiving a degree may graduate early; 6 months maximum for master’s and doctoral students and 1 year maximum for integrative Courses students.

Maximum Term of Study: The maximum years a student can attend a university

Maximum term of study
Master’s Doctoral Integrative
4 years 6 years 8 years

Extension of the Maximum Term of Study

Students who cannot acquire their degrees within the maximum period are expelled. If a student has a valid reason, he/she may delay his/her graduation 1 time within 2 semesters maximum. (The student should go through the deliberation of the Graduate Committee if he/she wants to delay graduation.)

Download Application for Extension of the maximum term of study