100 Best universities for Engineering in South Korea

Below is the list of best universities in South Korea ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 6.96M citations received by 341K academic papers made by 119 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 between 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 the university website.

For Engineering

#1 in South Korea
#9 in Asia
#28 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,378
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#2 in South Korea
#10 in Asia
#31 in the World
Enrollment
10,249
Founded
1971

For Engineering

#3 in South Korea
#42 in Asia
#106 in the World
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957

For Engineering

#4 in South Korea
#44 in Asia
#115 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939

For Engineering

#5 in South Korea
#48 in Asia
#121 in the World
Enrollment
3,425
Founded
1986

For Engineering

#6 in South Korea
#53 in Asia
#138 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1398

For Engineering

#7 in South Korea
#56 in Asia
#146 in the World
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905

For Engineering

#8 in South Korea
#91 in Asia
#238 in the World
Enrollment
27,780
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#9 in South Korea
#101 in Asia
#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Enrollment
20,613
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#10 in South Korea
#114 in Asia
#320 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,300
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#11 in South Korea
#118 in Asia
#336 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
35,826
Founded
1949

For Engineering

#12 in South Korea
#121 in Asia
#353 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
38,616
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#13 in South Korea
#142 in Asia
#421 in the World
Enrollment
4,255
Founded
2009

For Engineering

#14 in South Korea
#150 in Asia
#444 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1952

For Engineering

#15 in South Korea
#161 in Asia
#479 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
33,195
Founded
1909

For Engineering

#16 in South Korea
#168 in Asia
#500 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#17 in South Korea
#182 in Asia
#544 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
28,221
Founded
1918

For Engineering

#18 in South Korea
#191 in Asia
#564 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
14,328
Founded
1973

For Engineering

#19 in South Korea
#201 in Asia
#596 in the World
Enrollment
21,620
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#20 in South Korea
#205 in Asia
#606 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1970

For Engineering

#21 in South Korea
#224 in Asia
#658 in the World
Enrollment
28,100
Founded
1924

For Engineering

#22 in South Korea
#230 in Asia
#675 in the World
Enrollment
9,227
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1960

For Engineering

#23 in South Korea
#238 in Asia
#698 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
13,350
Founded
1940

For Engineering

#24 in South Korea
#240 in Asia
#702 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#25 in South Korea
#265 in Asia
#759 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,204
Founded
1906

For Engineering

#26 in South Korea
#290 in Asia
#813 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
9,807
Founded
1934

For Engineering

#27 in South Korea
#291 in Asia
#817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
28,654
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#28 in South Korea
#292 in Asia
#818 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#29 in South Korea
#308 in Asia
#852 in the World
Enrollment
38,064
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#30 in South Korea
#309 in Asia
#855 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
24,300
Founded
1951

For Engineering

#31 in South Korea
#310 in Asia
#856 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,000
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#32 in South Korea
#315 in Asia
#862 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
22,268
Founded
1886

For Engineering

#33 in South Korea
#325 in Asia
#885 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1897

For Engineering

#34 in South Korea
#360 in Asia
#965 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#35 in South Korea
#397 in Asia
#1047 in the World
Enrollment
9,320
Founded
1969

For Engineering

#36 in South Korea
#416 in Asia
#1086 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#37 in South Korea
#428 in Asia
#1124 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1910

For Engineering

#38 in South Korea
#430 in Asia
#1126 in the World
Enrollment
10,463
Founded
1980

For Engineering

#39 in South Korea
#436 in Asia
#1135 in the World
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#40 in South Korea
#442 in Asia
#1147 in the World
Enrollment
14,290
Founded
1927

For Engineering

#41 in South Korea
#456 in Asia
#1179 in the World
Enrollment
13,822
Founded
1988

For Engineering

#42 in South Korea
#486 in Asia
#1234 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
21,519
Male:Female
51:49
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#43 in South Korea
#530 in Asia
#1312 in the World
Enrollment
16,400
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#44 in South Korea
#531 in Asia
#1315 in the World
Enrollment
12,200
Founded
1952

For Engineering

#45 in South Korea
#539 in Asia
#1327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Enrollment
18,995
Founded
1982

For Engineering

#46 in South Korea
#549 in Asia
#1350 in the World
Enrollment
7,715
Founded
1979

For Engineering

#47 in South Korea
#575 in Asia
#1416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
15,641
Founded
1979

For Engineering

#48 in South Korea
#578 in Asia
#1420 in the World
Enrollment
8,831
Male:Female
78:22
Founded
1945

For Engineering

#49 in South Korea
#598 in Asia
#1464 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
10,619
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#50 in South Korea
#604 in Asia
#1477 in the World
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#51 in South Korea
#607 in Asia
#1483 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,292
Founded
2003

For Engineering

#52 in South Korea
#625 in Asia
#1515 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1935

For Engineering

#53 in South Korea
#641 in Asia
#1542 in the World
Enrollment
13,400
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#54 in South Korea
#645 in Asia
#1547 in the World
Enrollment
6,465
Founded
1952

For Engineering

#55 in South Korea
#661 in Asia
#1583 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
12,942
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#56 in South Korea
#666 in Asia
#1597 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
14,297
Founded
1855

For Engineering

#57 in South Korea
#704 in Asia
#1671 in the World
Enrollment
11,600
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#58 in South Korea
#722 in Asia
#1697 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
10,058
Founded
1989

For Engineering

#59 in South Korea
#727 in Asia
#1708 in the World
Enrollment
14,500
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#60 in South Korea
#746 in Asia
#1740 in the World
Founded
1991

For Engineering

#61 in South Korea
#747 in Asia
#1744 in the World
Enrollment
21,240
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#62 in South Korea
#776 in Asia
#1789 in the World
Enrollment
25,360
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#63 in South Korea
#778 in Asia
#1794 in the World
Enrollment
12,415
Founded
1977

For Engineering

#64 in South Korea
#785 in Asia
#1814 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
19,593
Founded
1956

For Engineering

#65 in South Korea
#804 in Asia
#1849 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#66 in South Korea
#829 in Asia
#1888 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
8,747
Founded
1982

For Engineering

#67 in South Korea
#831 in Asia
#1893 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,700
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#68 in South Korea
#847 in Asia
#1921 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,830
Founded
1939

For Engineering

#69 in South Korea
#915 in Asia
#2047 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1955

For Engineering

#70 in South Korea
#920 in Asia
#2059 in the World
Enrollment
24,200
Founded
1976

For Engineering

#71 in South Korea
#929 in Asia
#2078 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#72 in South Korea
#940 in Asia
#2095 in the World
Enrollment
7,896
Founded
1998

For Engineering

#73 in South Korea
#942 in Asia
#2100 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#74 in South Korea
#966 in Asia
#2151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,604
Founded
1937

For Engineering

#75 in South Korea
#970 in Asia
#2159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1914

For Engineering

#76 in South Korea
#1018 in Asia
#2264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
8,700
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#77 in South Korea
#1031 in Asia
#2296 in the World
Enrollment
12,869
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#78 in South Korea
#1034 in Asia
#2299 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1946

For Engineering

#79 in South Korea
#1122 in Asia
#2505 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1992

For Engineering

#80 in South Korea
#1166 in Asia
#2592 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
9,993
Founded
1954

For Engineering

#81 in South Korea
#1172 in Asia
#2599 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Engineering

#82 in South Korea
#1254 in Asia
#2769 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1980

For Engineering

#83 in South Korea
#1261 in Asia
#2778 in the World
Enrollment
8,210
Founded
1991

For Engineering

#84 in South Korea
#1304 in Asia
#2857 in the World
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1979

For Engineering

#85 in South Korea
#1308 in Asia
#2861 in the World
Enrollment
743
Male:Female
84:16
Founded
1950

For Engineering

#86 in South Korea
#1344 in Asia
#2924 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
6,686
Founded
1945

For Engineering

#87 in South Korea
#1360 in Asia
#2962 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
4,120
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#88 in South Korea
#1397 in Asia
#3045 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1936

For Engineering

#89 in South Korea
#1409 in Asia
#3078 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
7,540
Founded
1948

For Engineering

#90 in South Korea
#1425 in Asia
#3110 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1987

For Engineering

#91 in South Korea
#1435 in Asia
#3133 in the World
Founded
1947

For Engineering

#92 in South Korea
#1438 in Asia
#3138 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1994

For Engineering

#93 in South Korea
#1446 in Asia
#3152 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Engineering

#94 in South Korea
#1456 in Asia
#3171 in the World
Enrollment
8,530
Founded
1978

For Engineering

#95 in South Korea
#1490 in Asia
#3236 in the World
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1961

For Engineering

#96 in South Korea
#1497 in Asia
#3251 in the World
Enrollment
8,600
Founded
1962

For Engineering

#97 in South Korea
#1526 in Asia
#3318 in the World
Founded
1910

For Engineering

#98 in South Korea
#1625 in Asia
#3554 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
5,700
Founded
1967

For Engineering

#99 in South Korea
#1644 in Asia
#3597 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
7,093
Founded
1950

For Engineering

#100 in South Korea
#1664 in Asia
#3636 in the World
Enrollment
5,800
Founded
1995

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