Pohang University of Science & Technology News

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) is a private research university located in Pohang, South Korea, known for its strong emphasis on research and development in science and engineering. Founded in 1986 by POSCO, one of the world’s largest steel companies, POSTECH was established with the goal of fostering elite scientists and engineers to promote technological advancements. The university offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and is highly regarded for its contributions to innovative research, particularly in materials science, metallurgy, and engineering. POSTECH also maintains extensive collaborations with international institutions and leads in global research initiatives, distinguishing itself as a leading university in both South Korea and worldwide.