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Selected as the university of Foster Project on Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation (LINC) Detail view
Selected as the university of Foster Project on Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation (LINC)
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  We have been selected as the university of Foster Project on Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation(LINC), which is sponsored by Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. Hence, we are going to be offered 25 billion won in total, 5 billion won a year for 5 years.

The Foster Project on Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation(LINC) is a business model which is newly implemented by Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in 2012, and whose objectives are to produce outstanding individuals and support technological innovation to meet the demands of industry based on the creation and spread of a variety of leading models for Industry-University Cooperation which is for the growth of local universities and local businesses alike. In the stage 1, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has chosen 75 universities in the result of Formula Evaluation aimed at 92 universities that had applied for LINC project. And in the stage 2, they finally selected 51 universities in total, adding up the results of screening for business plans, presentation appraisals, and industry survey.

We have been selected as one of the final 14 universities in consequence of thoroughly preparing the business in collaboration with Colleges and within and without institutions of learning related to Industry-University Cooperation as well as Industry-University Cooperation Group. This will have us play a pivotal role in conducing to the symbiotic development of the university and the local community.

By being selected as the university of Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation, Chungbuk National University will be able to intensively push forward businesses such as university specialization, the reinforcement of field-centered education, the training and aid for getting a job and foundation, and the support of post-entering school. And we are especially expected to contribute to not only the development of the university based on the settlement of Industry-University Cooperation-friendly system, but also the development of local industry and the improvement of the national competitiveness.

Lee Chun Soo, the head of Industry-University Group, said "We have raised our status to a higher level by being selected for LINC project. Now, we will faithfully play a role as the local university of Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation by more revitalizing the Industry-University Cooperation system so that the university can make progress in tandem with enterprises and the local community."