Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) was established in 2009 with the aim of becoming not only one of South Korea’s most prominent national universities, but also one of the leading global universities in science and technology for the prosperity of human kind.
As a government-funded research institute, UNIST continues to strive to make an impact with its leading-edge research, promoting international collaboration.
  • UNIST hosted 3 Institute for Basic Science(IBS) of Center for Soft and Living Matter, Center for Multidimensional Carbon Materials, and Center for Genomic Integrity.
  • Center for Jülich-UNIST joint Leading Institute for Advanced Energy Research(JULIA) and Fraunhofer Project Center@UNIST(FPC@UNIST) accelerates collaborative research with Germany’s major research institutes.
  • UNIST also nurtures research brands of next-generation energy and materials, biomedical science and ICT convergence to create new industries looking forward to driving new growth engines for the nation.