Department of Nuclear Engineering

Course  Credit  Mandatory  course  Publication Note
 Master's Program  At least 28(course credit: 18, research credit: 10)  The Seminars:At least 1 creditResearch Trends in Green Energy I (~2013)Research Trends in Nuclear Energy I (2014~)  Not required  Mandatory courses are required for the course completion.
 DoctoralProgram  At least 60(course credit: 24, research credit: 36)  The Seminars:At least 1 creditResearch Trends in Green Energy I (~2013)Research Trends in Nuclear Energy I (2014~)  At least one   international journal(SCI or SCIE) as the first author.Acceptance letter will be considered as the proof.Thesis review:   Proposal–Defense(at least 1 year after the proposal)  Mandatory courses are required for the course completion.In the case of planning to publish, submitting  documented evidence is counted.
Combined  Master's-DoctoralProgram At least 60(course credit: 33, research credit: 27)

Department of Nuclear Engineering

When May, November (In the week of the third quarter of each semester)
Times per Year  Twice per year
 Subjects  Choose 3 out of 8 subjects: □ Nuclear Reactor Theory □ Nuclear safety □ Nuclear Thermal Hydraulics □ Nuclear Fuel and Fuel Cycle □ Radiation Science □ Nuclear Materials Engineering □ Probabilistic Safety Assessment □ Magnetohydrodynamics
 Required Time  3 hours for written (1 hour per each subject)
 Passing Standard  Average over 60% for pass; if any of the subject score is less than 40%, then fail. For the subject which is taken second will be considered as final score for total.
 Measures on Unsuccessful Students  Students can retake Q.E. until they pass. * In case of a retake, candidates follow the next guideline. - Subjects: A candidate will take as many subjects as they select at the first time. (Subjects which are scored under 40% must be retaken.)
 Appealing Period  One week from the result notification * During the period above, you can make an objection to your result by submitting the related document. If you're justified, correction can be made by Q.E. committees.
 Standard for Application  Doctoral Program/Combined Master's-Doctoral Program: Students must pass the Ph.D Q.E. within 6 semesters after enrolling in the Ph.D/M.S-Ph.D Course.
Required Documents Application form for Q.E. with selection of subjects.
 Note  This guidelines are effective from 2020 Fall semester.