30 POSTECH Stories

1999

  • 04.29

    Marked as ‘1999 Excellent University for Educational Reform’ by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development

  • 08.31

    Selected for the BK21 Project by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development (4 teams in science and technology fields, 3 organizers, and 1 participant)

  • 12.01

    Additional teams selected for the BK21 Project by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development (5 teams in core fields)

1998

  • 04.01

    10th anniversary of Pohang Accelerator Laboratory’s opening

  • 04.01

    Completion ceremony for the LG Cooperative Electronics Engineering Building and RC #20

  • 05.15

    Ranked 1st among Asian science and technology universities by the Asiaweek Magazine

  • 08.19

    Dr. Sung-Kee Chung appointed as 3rd president of POSTECH

  • 08.29

    Marked as ‘1998 Excellent University for Educational Reform’ in the field of Specialization by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development

1997

  • 01.14

    Groundbreaking ceremony for the School of Environmental Science and Engineering building

  • 06.22

    Opening of POSTECH Venture Capital Corporation

  • 09.26

    Ranked 1st in the 1997 JoongAng Ilbo Korean University Rankings

  • 11.11

    Marked as ‘1997 Excellent University for Educational Reform’ in the field of Specialization by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development

1996

  • 03.21

    Government-run School of Environment Science and Engineering (SEE) established

  • 10.23

    Marked as ‘1995 Excellent University for Educational Reform’ by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development

  • 12.03

    Commemoration Ceremony for the 10th Anniversary of POSTECH

1995

  • 02.14

    Unveiling Ceremony for the bust of Dr. Hogil Kim

  • 12.01

    University’s education foundation separates from the POSCO corporation (or POSCO education foundation)

1994

  • 03.01

    Pohang Institute of Science and Technology renamed as Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

  • 08.30

    Dr. Soo-Young Chang appointed as 2nd president of POSTECH

  • 10.21

    Graduate School of Information Industry renamed as Graduate School for Information Technology (GIST)

  • 12.07

    Construction of Pohang Light Source completed

1992

  • 03.02

    Opening and 1st Matriculation Ceremony for the Graduate School of Information Industry (32 master students)

  • 09.24

    Opening of POSTECH Information Research Laboratories

1991

  • 02.20

    1990 POSTECH Commencement Ceremony (139 undergraduate and 104 master students)

  • 04.01

    Groundbreaking ceremony for the Pohang Light Source

  • 10.08

    Groundbreaking ceremony for the POSTECH Information Research Laboratories

1990

  • 02.07

    First Commencement Ceremony (80 master students)

  • 03.01

    Master’s Program in Department of Life Sciences established

  • 11.08

    Doctoral Program in Department of Life Sciences established

  • 11.16

    Institute Establishment Committee for POSTECH Information Research Laboratories and the Graduate School of Information Industry launched

  • 11.25

    Dr. Hogil Kim begins 2nd term as president of POSTECH

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