Korea Institute of Human Resources Development in Science & Technology (KIRD), as an integrated institution for development of S&T human resources, is executing an extensive range of activities necessary in the self-development, changes and innovation of scientists and engineers. In particular, the Ochang Independent Office Complex shall become the birthplace of the competitiveness of Korea in science & technology as the ‘hub of the science & technology industry’ that offers the best and highly reputed education and infrastructure, and as ‘the venue’among S&T HR for the cultivation of creative convergence and open cooperation talents.
Korea Institute of Human Resources Development in Science & Technology is leading the enhancement of the efficiency and productivity of the investment into the national research and development through the provision of a diverse range of education as well as investigation and policy researches necessary for the self-development,changes and innovation of the national S&T human resources.
2007.11 Establishment of Korea Institute of R&DB human resources development affiliated with KISTEP(Inauguration of the 1st President: Moon, Yoo Hyeon)
2010.08 Designated as the educational institution specializing in research and development
2010.11 Inauguration of the 2nd President (Kim, Sang Seon)
2013.08 Designated as the institution dedicated for basic education for government-funded research institute
2014.01 Inauguration of the 3rd President (Yoo, Yong Seob) Changed the name of the institution to Korea Institute of Human Resources Development in Science & Technology
2015.01 Designated as the institution for the execution of technological training of the human resources in science & technology
2015.04 Designated as the educational institution for disaster and safety