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Course Completion Requirements Form (Graduate Program)

Major Course Requirements for Dept. of Biological Sciences (For graduate program)

Research Master's

Credit Requirement for Graduation: Required to complete a total of more than 33credits
Mandatory General Courses: Required to complete more than 3credits
Mandatory Major Courses:
Elective Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 15credits
Research Courses: Required to complete at least 15credits

○ At least 15 credits including 13 from Thesis Research and 2 from Seminar (General scholarship students need to earn at least one credit from Seminar and at least 14 credits from thesis research)



Coursework Master's

Credit Requirement for Graduation: Required to complete a total of more than 33credits
Mandatory General Courses: Required to complete more than 3credits
Mandatory Major Courses:
Elective Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 21credits
Research Courses: Required to complete at least 9credits

○ At least 9 credits including 7 from Thesis Research and 2 from Seminar (General scholarship students need to earn at least one credit from Seminar and at least 8 credits from thesis research)



Transitional Measure

- This completion requirement is applied to freshman who entered KAIST in 2017.
- Students who entered KAIST in 2016 must achieve either previous completion requirement.




Course Completion Requirements Form (Doctoral Program)

Major Course Requirements for Dept. of Biological Sciences (For doctoral program)

Credit Requirement for Graduation: Required to complete a total of more than 60credits
Mandatory General Courses: Required to complete more than 3credits
Mandatory Major Courses:
Elective Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 21credits
Research Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 36credits

- Seminar : At least 4 credits (General scholarship students need to get at least 1 credit)
- Graduate student seminar : At least 2 credits (at least 1 presentation)
- Thesis Research : At least 30 credits
(General scholarship students need to get at least 33 credits)
* In case of graduate students seminar, general scholarship students can replace their credits to thesis research and foreign students can replace their credits to lectures in Korean.



Transitional Measure

- This completion requirement is applied to freshman who entered KAIST in 2017.
- Students who entered KAIST in 2016 must achieve either previous completion requirement.
- The course credits earned in the Master's course work can be used towards the Doctoral degree(except research credits).




Course Completion Requirements Form (MS-PhD Integrated Program)

Major Course Requirements for Dept. of Biological Sciences (For MS-PhD Integrated Program)

Credit Requirement for Graduation: Required to complete a total of more than 60credits
Mandatory General Courses: Required to complete more than 3credits
Mandatory Major Courses:
Elective Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 21credits
Research Courses: Required to complete a total of more than 36credits

- Seminar : At least 4 credits (General scholarship students need to get at least 1 credit)
- Graduate student seminar : At least 2 credits (at least 1 presentation)
- Thesis Research : At least 30 credits
(General scholarship students need to get at least 33 credits)
* In case of graduate students seminar, general scholarship students can replace their
credits to thesis research and foreign students can replace their credits to lectures in Korean.



Transitional Measure

- This completion requirement is applied to freshman who entered KAIST in 2017.
- Students who entered KAIST in 2016 must achieve either previous completion requirement.
- The course credits earned in the Master's course work can be used towards the Doctoral degree(except research credits).