List of 39 best universities in Seoul

We ranked 39 best universities in Seoul based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 12M citations received by 539K publications made by 39 universities in Seoul, measured the popularity of 1,405 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Seoul
#15 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
28,378
Founded
1946
#2 in Seoul
#34 in Asia
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957
#3 in Seoul
#48 in Asia
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905
#4 in Seoul
#58 in Asia
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1398
#5 in Seoul
#72 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939
#6 in Seoul
#101 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
35,826
Founded
1949
#7 in Seoul
#129 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
22,268
Founded
1886
#8 in Seoul
#150 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
28,221
Founded
1918
#9 in Seoul
#183 in Asia
Enrollment
21,620
Founded
1946
#10 in Seoul
#290 in Asia
Enrollment
9,227
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1960
#11 in Seoul
#296 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
13,350
Founded
1940
#12 in Seoul
#312 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,204
Founded
1906
#13 in Seoul
#412 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
14,297
Founded
1855
#14 in Seoul
#442 in Asia
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1897
#15 in Seoul
#444 in Asia
Enrollment
21,240
Founded
1954
#16 in Seoul
#453 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1946
#17 in Seoul
#511 in Asia
Enrollment
12,869
Founded
1948
#18 in Seoul
#530 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1946
#19 in Seoul
#699 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
9,807
Founded
1934
#20 in Seoul
#839 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,604
Founded
1937
#21 in Seoul
#843 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1910
#22 in Seoul
#971 in Asia
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1936
#23 in Seoul
#1118 in Asia
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1961
#24 in Seoul
#1195 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
5,900
Founded
1906
#25 in Seoul
#1212 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
7,093
Founded
1950
#26 in Seoul
#1220 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
600
Founded
1950
#27 in Seoul
#1391 in Asia
Enrollment
15,967
Founded
1918
#28 in Seoul
#1561 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
6,686
Founded
1945
#29 in Seoul
#1648 in Asia
Founded
1947
#30 in Seoul
#109 in South Korea
#1939 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1976
#31 in Seoul
#122 in South Korea
#2308 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
3,420
Founded
1946
#32 in Seoul
#128 in South Korea
#2453 in Asia
Enrollment
2,260
Founded
1914
#33 in Seoul
#129 in South Korea
#2540 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
22%
Enrollment
3,623
Founded
1901
#34 in Seoul
#146 in South Korea
#3029 in Asia
Founded
1993
#35 in Seoul
#155 in South Korea
#3475 in Asia
Enrollment
170
Founded
1903
#36 in Seoul
#165 in South Korea
#3791 in Asia
Founded
1958
#37 in Seoul
#166 in South Korea
#3796 in Asia
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1973
#38 in Seoul
#176 in South Korea
#4461 in Asia
Enrollment
1,290
Founded
1952
#39 in Seoul
#186 in South Korea
#5009 in Asia
Enrollment
1,170
Founded
1937

Universities near Seoul

Distance, km
📏
km
University
Country rank
🏆
City
12 Korea Aerospace University 88
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Goyang
19 Gachon University 43
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Seongnam
20 Eulji University 90
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Seongnam
21 Korea Polytechnic University 110
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Siheung
22 Anyang University - South Korea 108
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Anyang
22 Seoul Theological University 139
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Bucheon
24 Sungkyul University 156
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Anyang
24 Joongang Sangha University 191
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Gunpo
26 Gyeongin National University of Education 123
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Incheon
27 Hansei University 125
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Gunpo