Gyeongnam’s national flagship university representing Korea
The School was established jointly by Chungnam National University, Kyungpook National University and us under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs to foster smart agriculture experts for the farmers, local government, public institutions, agricultural products processing enterprises to acquire various knowledge related to ICT, IoT, AI and robots under the rapidly changing agricultural reality.
The aforementioned three national universities carry out their research establishing ties with the farming villages nearby and as each of the universities has its own strong point, they educate the students concentrating on it. Therefore, the students may acquire the knowledge they want regardless of their facilities and location and can experience new technology by attending some research. Cutting edge facilities for lecture and various cutting edge training equipment installed can assist the students to be an expert of smart agriculture. They will design and lead the future of agriculture to grow a pioneer of the area, with the help of the School.
Homepage : http://sagri.gnu.ac.kr
The Department sets its educational goal as fostering talented experts of smart agricultural systems, who will develop our agricultural industry into technology-intensive system agriculture to produce agricultural products efficiently and stably with high quality. In order to proliferate smart farming, they study the theory and practice of the smart farming technology in-depth to make contributions to the state. Another goal is to make Korean agriculture cope with climate change and strengthen its competitiveness in the global markets.