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

Leaving School

When & How to Apply

When & How to Apply
Application period Required documents How to apply
When necessary Request for leave Send mail or visit UST Student Team

Download Application for Leaving School

Tuition Return

Students who receive the approval for leave after the semester begins can receive a tuition refund according to the tuition return standard of the payment regulation.

Notes

  • Students in each course cannot leave the university arbitrarily without a valid reason.
  • When a student leaves the university, the university can ask the student for a repayment of benefit expense according to the regulation for benefit expense refund standard.

Disenrollment

Reasons for Disenrollment (Applicable if one of the following items is true.)

  • Not returning to school after one’s period of leave of absence expires
  • Not completing the registration during the registration period without a valid reason
  • Not completing course registration during the registration period without a valid reason
  • Not acquiring the degree within the maximum term of study(4 years for master’s students, 6 years for doctoral students, and 8 years for integrative course student)
  • Being placed under academic probation twice during the period of attendance at school
  • Being expelled with valid reasons
  • Violating the full-time system or registering in more than 1 school at a time
  • Died while being enrolled

Tuition Refund

Students who are expelled after the semester begins can receive a tuition refund according to the tuition return standard of the payment regulation

Notes

When a student is expelled by the university, the university can ask the student for a repayment of benefit expenses according to the regulation for benefit expense refund standard.

Readmission

When & How to Apply

Readmission
Application period Required documents How to apply
Before beginning each semester Application for readmission, etc. Send mail or visit the UST Student Team

※ Please refer to the readmission information newly uploaded every semester for more detailed requirements such as required documents.

Readmission Entries

  • General admission: Within the entrance quota of the year
  • Special admission (foreigners, Korean national abroad, North Korean defector, entrusted students,etc.): Out of the entrance quota

Readmission Qualifications

  • A student who left or was expelled less than 2 years ago are qualified for readmission (only one time). (The 2-year military service period is not included in this2-year period.)

    Those who cannot be readmitted

  • Those who were expelled because they could not acquire degrees within the maximum period
  • Those who were expelled as a disciplinary measure by the Graduate Committee

Approval of Advanced Credits

When the readmission process is completed, part or all of the student's previous credits can be redeemed after the agreement of the (prospective)academic advisor, major professor, and dean.

Calculation of the Period of Attendance at School

The period of attendance for students who are readmitted is reckoned based on the student’s first day of the course.