List of 39 best universities in Seoul

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EduRank

Top 39 universities in Seoul ranked by EduRank based on research outputs, non-academic prominence, and alumni influence. The rankings are determined by analyzing 15.1M citations received by 800K academic publications made by 39 universities from Seoul, the popularity of 1,501 recognized alumni, and the largest reference database available.

1. Seoul National University

#13 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
28,378
Founded
1946

2. Yonsei University

#36 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957

4. Korea University

#60 in Asia
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905

5. Hanyang University

#70 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939

6. Kyung Hee University

#99 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
54%
Enrollment
35,826
Founded
1949

7. Chung-Ang University

#148 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
28,221
Founded
1918

8. Ewha Womans University

#160 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
22,268
Founded
1886

9. Konkuk University

#207 in Asia
Enrollment
21,620
Founded
1946

10. Sejong University

#264 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
13,350
Founded
1940

11. Sogang University

#317 in Asia
Enrollment
9,227
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1960

12. Dongguk University

#338 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,204
Founded
1906

13. Catholic University of Korea

#431 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
14,297
Founded
1855

14. Soongsil University

#448 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
36%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1897

15. Kookmin University

#478 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
76%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1946

17. Hongik University

#570 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1946

18. University of Seoul

#590 in Asia
Enrollment
15,967
Founded
1918

19. Sookmyung Women's University

#595 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
33%
Enrollment
12,869
Founded
1948

20. Kwangwoon University

#711 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
54%
Enrollment
9,807
Founded
1934

22. Sangmyung University

#907 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
54%
Enrollment
6,604
Founded
1937

23. Sungshin University

#1167 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1936

24. Seoul Women's University

#1221 in Asia
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1961

25. Sahmyook University

#1246 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
5,900
Founded
1906

26. Dongduk Women's University

#1283 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
7,093
Founded
1950

27. Duksung Women's University

#1402 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
600
Founded
1950

28. Hansung University

#101 in South Korea
#1708 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
6,686
Founded
1945

30. Seoul National University of Education

#105 in South Korea
#1832 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
3,420
Founded
1946

31. Korea National Sport University

#110 in South Korea
#2018 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1976

32. Chongshin University

#112 in South Korea
#2061 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
3,623
Founded
1901

33. Sungkonghoe University

#129 in South Korea
#2471 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
2,260
Founded
1914

34. Korean National University of Arts

#145 in South Korea
#2979 in Asia
Enrollment
3,000
Founded
1993

35. Chugye University for the Arts

#147 in South Korea
#3101 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
30%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1973

37. Korea Christian University

#163 in South Korea
#3559 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1958

38. Korean Bible University

#176 in South Korea
#4328 in Asia
Enrollment
1,290
Founded
1952

39. Seoul Christian University

#189 in South Korea
#4958 in Asia
Enrollment
1,170
Founded
1937

Universities near Seoul

Distance, km
📏
km
University
Country rank
🏆
City
12 Korea Aerospace University 77
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Goyang
19 Gachon University 40
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Seongnam
20 Eulji University 93
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Seongnam
21 Korea Polytechnic University 114
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Siheung
22 Anyang University - South Korea 92
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Anyang
22 Seoul Theological University 141
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Bucheon
24 Sungkyul University 152
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Anyang
24 Joongang Sangha University 191
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Gunpo
26 Gyeongin National University of Education 128
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Incheon
27 Hansei University 125
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Gunpo