100 Best universities for Biology in South Korea

Below is the list of best universities in South Korea ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 6.58M citations received by 233K academic papers made by 107 universities in South Korea was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biology

    Seoul National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    28,378
    Founded
    1946
  2. For Biology

    Yonsei University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    29,502
    Founded
    1957
  3. For Biology

    Korea University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,493
    Founded
    1905
  4. For Biology

    KAIST logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1971
  5. For Biology

    Sungkyunkwan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1398
  6. For Biology

    Kyung Hee University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    35,826
    Founded
    1949
  7. For Biology

    Chonnam National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Enrollment
    33,195
    Founded
    1909
  8. For Biology

    Pohang University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    3,425
    Founded
    1986
  9. For Biology

    Catholic University of Korea logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    14,297
    Founded
    1855
  10. For Biology

    Hanyang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    35,000
    Founded
    1939
  11. For Biology

    Kyungpook National University logo
    Enrollment
    38,616
    Founded
    1946
  12. For Biology

    Chonbuk National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,300
    Founded
    1947
  13. For Biology

    Pusan National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,780
    Founded
    1946
  14. For Biology

    Konkuk University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    21,620
    Founded
    1946
  15. For Biology

    University of Ulsan logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1970
  16. For Biology

    Chungnam National University logo
    Enrollment
    30,000
    Founded
    1952
  17. For Biology

    Ewha Womans University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,268
    Founded
    1886
  18. For Biology

    Chungbuk National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    24,300
    Founded
    1951
  19. For Biology

    Gyeongsang National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1948
  20. For Biology

    Chung-Ang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    28,221
    Founded
    1918
  21. For Biology

    Kangwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    38,064
    Founded
    1947
  22. For Biology

    Ajou University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    14,328
    Founded
    1973
  23. For Biology

    Inha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    20,613
    Founded
    1954
  24. For Biology

    Pukyong National University logo
    Enrollment
    28,100
    Founded
    1924
  25. For Biology

    Yeungnam University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    63%
    Enrollment
    21,000
    Founded
    1947
  26. For Biology

    Hallym University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    8,747
    Founded
    1982
  27. For Biology

    Dongguk University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    28,204
    Founded
    1906
  28. For Biology

    Dankook University logo
    Enrollment
    28,654
    Founded
    1947
  29. For Biology

    Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    4,255
    Founded
    2009
  30. For Biology

    Wonkwang University logo
    Enrollment
    25,360
    Founded
    1946
  31. For Biology

    Inje University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    15,641
    Founded
    1979
  32. For Biology

    Chosun University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,000
    Founded
    1946
  33. For Biology

    Jeju National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,200
    Founded
    1952
  34. For Biology

    Gachon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    18,995
    Founded
    1982
  35. For Biology

    Enrollment
    10,619
    Founded
    1978
  36. For Biology

    Dong-A University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    21,519
    Male:Female
    51:49
    Founded
    1946
  37. For Biology

    Keimyung University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    22,700
    Founded
    1954
  38. For Biology

    Sejong University logo
    Enrollment
    13,350
    Founded
    1940
  39. For Biology

    Sogang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    46%
    Enrollment
    9,227
    Male:Female
    55:45
    Founded
    1960
  40. For Biology

    Sookmyung Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    12,869
    Founded
    1948
  41. For Biology

    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1935
  42. For Biology

    Catholic University of Daegu logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1914
  43. For Biology

    Myongji University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1948
  44. For Biology

    Kookmin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1946
  45. For Biology

    Andong National University logo
    Enrollment
    11,600
    Founded
    1947
  46. For Biology

    Kongju National University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1948
  47. For Biology

    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,292
    Founded
    2003
  48. For Biology

    Daegu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    19,593
    Founded
    1956
  49. For Biology

    Eulji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    5,700
    Founded
    1967
  50. For Biology

    Kwangwoon University logo
    Enrollment
    9,807
    Founded
    1934
  51. For Biology

    Hannam University logo
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1956
  52. For Biology

    Duksung Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    11%
    Enrollment
    600
    Founded
    1950
  53. For Biology

    Enrollment
    13,822
    Founded
    1988
  54. For Biology

    Seoul Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1961
  55. For Biology

    Konyang University logo
    Enrollment
    8,210
    Founded
    1991
  56. For Biology

    Mokpo National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,942
    Founded
    1946
  57. For Biology

    Kosin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,949
    Founded
    1946
  58. For Biology

    Dong-Eui University logo
    Enrollment
    24,200
    Founded
    1976
  59. For Biology

    Gangneung-Wonju National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    24%
    Enrollment
    8,700
    Founded
    1946
  60. For Biology

    Catholic Kwandong University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    9,993
    Founded
    1954
  61. For Biology

    Daegu Haany University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1981
  62. For Biology

    Hankuk University of Foreign Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    21,240
    Founded
    1954
  63. For Biology

    Daejeon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1980
  64. For Biology

    Sun Moon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    10,058
    Founded
    1989
  65. For Biology

    Soongsil University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    57%
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1897
  66. For Biology

    Hoseo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    14,500
    Founded
    1978
  67. For Biology

    Kyonggi University logo
    Enrollment
    16,400
    Founded
    1947
  68. For Biology

    Kunsan National University logo
    Enrollment
    7,715
    Founded
    1979
  69. For Biology

    Enrollment
    11,500
    Founded
    1979
  70. For Biology

    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1946
  71. For Biology

    Hankyong National University logo
    Enrollment
    6,830
    Founded
    1939
  72. For Biology

    Changwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    9,320
    Founded
    1969
  73. For Biology

    Korea National University of Transportation logo
    Acceptance Rate
    16%
    Enrollment
    13,400
    Founded
    1962
  74. For Biology

    Sungshin University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1936
  75. For Biology

    Korea Maritime and Ocean University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    8,831
    Male:Female
    78:22
    Founded
    1945
  76. For Biology

    Dongduk Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    7,093
    Founded
    1950
  77. For Biology

    Seoul National University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1910
  78. For Biology

    Sangmyung University logo
    Enrollment
    6,604
    Founded
    1937
  79. For Biology

    Sahmyook University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    5,900
    Founded
    1906
  80. For Biology

    Sangji University logo
    Enrollment
    8,600
    Founded
    1962
  81. For Biology

    Kumoh National University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    10,463
    Founded
    1980
  82. For Biology

    Pai Chai University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1885
  83. For Biology

    Kyungsung University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1955
  84. For Biology

    Handong Global University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    4,120
    Founded
    1994
  85. For Biology

    Hongik University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1946
  86. For Biology

    Hanbat National University logo
    Enrollment
    14,290
    Founded
    1927
  87. For Biology

    University of Suwon logo
    Enrollment
    12,415
    Founded
    1977
  88. For Biology

    Dongshin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1987
  89. For Biology

    Hanseo University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1992
  90. For Biology

    Korea National University of Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,530
    Founded
    1984
  91. For Biology

    Cheongju University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1946
  92. For Biology

    Jeonju University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1964
  93. For Biology

    Dongseo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    12%
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1992
  94. For Biology

    Daejin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    7,832
    Founded
    1992
  95. For Biology

    Anyang University - South Korea logo
    Enrollment
    7,540
    Founded
    1948
  96. For Biology

    Korea Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    7,896
    Founded
    1998
  97. For Biology

    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1964
  98. For Biology

    Yong-In University logo
    Enrollment
    7,160
    Founded
    1953
  99. For Biology

    Woosong University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1994

The best cities to study Biology in South Korea based on the number of universities and their ranks are Seoul, Daejeon, Gwangju, and Pohang.