100 Best universities for Chemistry in South Korea

Below is the list of best universities in South Korea ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 7.48M citations received by 315K academic papers made by 113 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 Chemistry

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

    KAIST logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1971
  3. For Chemistry

    Yonsei University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    29,502
    Founded
    1957
  4. For Chemistry

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

    Hanyang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    35,000
    Founded
    1939
  6. For Chemistry

    Korea University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,493
    Founded
    1905
  7. For Chemistry

    Sungkyunkwan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1398
  8. For Chemistry

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

    Inha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    20,613
    Founded
    1954
  10. For Chemistry

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

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

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

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

    Chungnam National University logo
    Enrollment
    30,000
    Founded
    1952
  15. For Chemistry

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

    Konkuk University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    21,620
    Founded
    1946
  17. For Chemistry

    Yeungnam University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    63%
    Enrollment
    21,000
    Founded
    1947
  18. For Chemistry

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

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

    Gyeongsang National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1948
  21. For Chemistry

    Pukyong National University logo
    Enrollment
    28,100
    Founded
    1924
  22. For Chemistry

    Kangwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    38,064
    Founded
    1947
  23. For Chemistry

    Ajou University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    14,328
    Founded
    1973
  24. For Chemistry

    University of Ulsan logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1970
  25. For Chemistry

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

    Sejong University logo
    Enrollment
    13,350
    Founded
    1940
  27. For Chemistry

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

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

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

    Chosun University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,000
    Founded
    1946
  31. For Chemistry

    Kookmin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1946
  32. For Chemistry

    Kwangwoon University logo
    Enrollment
    9,807
    Founded
    1934
  33. For Chemistry

    Changwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    9,320
    Founded
    1969
  34. For Chemistry

    Jeju National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,200
    Founded
    1952
  35. For Chemistry

    Myongji University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1948
  36. For Chemistry

    Kongju National University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1948
  37. For Chemistry

    Kumoh National University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    10,463
    Founded
    1980
  38. For Chemistry

    Hongik University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1946
  39. For Chemistry

    Inje University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    15,641
    Founded
    1979
  40. For Chemistry

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

    Gachon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    18,995
    Founded
    1982
  42. For Chemistry

    Soongsil University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    57%
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1897
  43. For Chemistry

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

    Hanbat National University logo
    Enrollment
    14,290
    Founded
    1927
  45. For Chemistry

    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1935
  46. For Chemistry

    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,292
    Founded
    2003
  47. For Chemistry

    Enrollment
    13,822
    Founded
    1988
  48. For Chemistry

    Kyonggi University logo
    Enrollment
    16,400
    Founded
    1947
  49. For Chemistry

    Hallym University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    8,747
    Founded
    1982
  50. For Chemistry

    Wonkwang University logo
    Enrollment
    25,360
    Founded
    1946
  51. For Chemistry

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

    Hannam University logo
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1956
  53. For Chemistry

    Enrollment
    10,619
    Founded
    1978
  54. For Chemistry

    Mokpo National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,942
    Founded
    1946
  55. For Chemistry

    Andong National University logo
    Enrollment
    11,600
    Founded
    1947
  56. For Chemistry

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

    Kunsan National University logo
    Enrollment
    7,715
    Founded
    1979
  58. For Chemistry

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

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

    Daegu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    19,593
    Founded
    1956
  61. For Chemistry

    Sookmyung Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    12,869
    Founded
    1948
  62. For Chemistry

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

    Keimyung University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    22,700
    Founded
    1954
  64. For Chemistry

    Hoseo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    14,500
    Founded
    1978
  65. For Chemistry

    Dong-Eui University logo
    Enrollment
    24,200
    Founded
    1976
  66. For Chemistry

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

    Korea Aerospace University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,465
    Founded
    1952
  68. For Chemistry

    Hanseo University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1992
  69. For Chemistry

    University of Suwon logo
    Enrollment
    12,415
    Founded
    1977
  70. For Chemistry

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

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

    Korea University of Technology and Education logo
    Founded
    1991
  73. For Chemistry

    Sangmyung University logo
    Enrollment
    6,604
    Founded
    1937
  74. For Chemistry

    Kyungsung University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1955
  75. For Chemistry

    Hankyong National University logo
    Enrollment
    6,830
    Founded
    1939
  76. For Chemistry

    Enrollment
    11,500
    Founded
    1979
  77. For Chemistry

    Cheongju University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1946
  78. For Chemistry

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

    Korea Polytechnic University logo
    Enrollment
    7,896
    Founded
    1998
  80. For Chemistry

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

    Seoul Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1961
  82. For Chemistry

    Sungshin University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1936
  83. For Chemistry

    Konyang University logo
    Enrollment
    8,210
    Founded
    1991
  84. For Chemistry

    Daejin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    7,832
    Founded
    1992
  85. For Chemistry

    Jeonju University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1964
  86. For Chemistry

    Dongshin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1987
  87. For Chemistry

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

    Sangji University logo
    Enrollment
    8,600
    Founded
    1962
  89. For Chemistry

    Pai Chai University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1885
  90. For Chemistry

    Daejeon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1980
  91. For Chemistry

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

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

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

    Eulji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    5,700
    Founded
    1967
  95. For Chemistry

    Sahmyook University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    5,900
    Founded
    1906
  96. For Chemistry

    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Founded
    1947
  97. For Chemistry

    Anyang University - South Korea logo
    Enrollment
    7,540
    Founded
    1948
  98. For Chemistry

    Mokpo National Maritime University logo
    Enrollment
    743
    Male:Female
    84:16
    Founded
    1950
  99. For Chemistry

    Kosin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,949
    Founded
    1946

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