The Korean people launched a vigorous campaign for building a new country after it was liberated from the Japanese imperialists’ military occupation on August 15, 1945. At the time the widest-ranging problem was the shortage of technicians and the biggest difficulty was the lack of functionaries.
Having acquainted himself with the prevailing situation
Thus the opening ceremony of the school took place in early November 1945.
Giving a gentle glance at the excited faces of the students, he stated that the young people and students of Korea were charged with a gigantic and critical task of facilitating revival and development of the national economy and building of a democratic and sovereign state. He appealed to the young people and students to learn to their hearts' content and conduct scientific research energetically so as to develop themselves into supporting pillars of the country.