100 Best Medical schools in South Korea

Below is the list of best universities in South Korea ranked based on their research performance in Medicine. A graph of 4.79M citations received by 263K academic papers made by 115 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 Medicine

#1 in South Korea
#10 in Asia
#100 in the World
Enrollment
29,502
Founded
1957

For Medicine

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

For Medicine

#3 in South Korea
#32 in Asia
#214 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1970

For Medicine

#4 in South Korea
#34 in Asia
#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
14,297
Founded
1855

For Medicine

#5 in South Korea
#45 in Asia
#267 in the World
Enrollment
24,351
Founded
1905

For Medicine

#6 in South Korea
#65 in Asia
#328 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
35,826
Founded
1949

For Medicine

#7 in South Korea
#84 in Asia
#396 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
33,195
Founded
1909

For Medicine

#8 in South Korea
#90 in Asia
#411 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1398

For Medicine

#9 in South Korea
#93 in Asia
#418 in the World
Enrollment
27,780
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#10 in South Korea
#107 in Asia
#457 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1939

For Medicine

#11 in South Korea
#111 in Asia
#472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
38,616
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#12 in South Korea
#114 in Asia
#478 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
14,328
Founded
1973

For Medicine

#13 in South Korea
#115 in Asia
#480 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
8,747
Founded
1982

For Medicine

#14 in South Korea
#120 in Asia
#493 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
22,268
Founded
1886

For Medicine

#15 in South Korea
#125 in Asia
#500 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
15,641
Founded
1979

For Medicine

#16 in South Korea
#152 in Asia
#579 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,300
Founded
1947

For Medicine

#17 in South Korea
#158 in Asia
#593 in the World
Enrollment
21,620
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#18 in South Korea
#164 in Asia
#612 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1952

For Medicine

#19 in South Korea
#165 in Asia
#614 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
10,619
Founded
1978

For Medicine

#20 in South Korea
#166 in Asia
#618 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
28,221
Founded
1918

For Medicine

#21 in South Korea
#179 in Asia
#653 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Enrollment
20,613
Founded
1954

For Medicine

#22 in South Korea
#190 in Asia
#696 in the World
Enrollment
21,000
Founded
1947

For Medicine

#23 in South Korea
#192 in Asia
#701 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
24,300
Founded
1951

For Medicine

#24 in South Korea
#198 in Asia
#730 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,700
Founded
1954

For Medicine

#25 in South Korea
#202 in Asia
#742 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1948

For Medicine

#26 in South Korea
#208 in Asia
#757 in the World
Enrollment
25,360
Founded
1946

For Medicine

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

For Medicine

#28 in South Korea
#219 in Asia
#784 in the World
Enrollment
10,249
Founded
1971

For Medicine

#29 in South Korea
#224 in Asia
#794 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Enrollment
18,995
Founded
1982

For Medicine

#30 in South Korea
#231 in Asia
#805 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
28,204
Founded
1906

For Medicine

#31 in South Korea
#236 in Asia
#827 in the World
Enrollment
38,064
Founded
1947

For Medicine

#32 in South Korea
#240 in Asia
#844 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,000
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#33 in South Korea
#269 in Asia
#904 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
21,519
Male:Female
51:49
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#34 in South Korea
#276 in Asia
#930 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
5,700
Founded
1967

For Medicine

#35 in South Korea
#292 in Asia
#977 in the World
Enrollment
3,425
Founded
1986

For Medicine

#36 in South Korea
#327 in Asia
#1100 in the World
Enrollment
12,200
Founded
1952

For Medicine

#37 in South Korea
#334 in Asia
#1113 in the World
Enrollment
8,210
Founded
1991

For Medicine

#38 in South Korea
#341 in Asia
#1134 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1914

For Medicine

#39 in South Korea
#392 in Asia
#1249 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
9,993
Founded
1954

For Medicine

#40 in South Korea
#408 in Asia
#1294 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#41 in South Korea
#451 in Asia
#1404 in the World
Enrollment
28,100
Founded
1924

For Medicine

#42 in South Korea
#474 in Asia
#1471 in the World
Enrollment
12,869
Founded
1948

For Medicine

#43 in South Korea
#509 in Asia
#1559 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Enrollment
12,000
Founded
1980

For Medicine

#44 in South Korea
#537 in Asia
#1634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
10%
Enrollment
5,900
Founded
1906

For Medicine

#45 in South Korea
#551 in Asia
#1666 in the World
Enrollment
9,227
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1960

For Medicine

#46 in South Korea
#567 in Asia
#1693 in the World
Acceptance Rate
40%
Enrollment
13,350
Founded
1940

For Medicine

#47 in South Korea
#651 in Asia
#1887 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1981

For Medicine

#48 in South Korea
#679 in Asia
#1943 in the World
Enrollment
4,255
Founded
2009

For Medicine

#49 in South Korea
#691 in Asia
#1962 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
19,593
Founded
1956

For Medicine

#50 in South Korea
#705 in Asia
#1992 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Enrollment
600
Founded
1950

For Medicine

#51 in South Korea
#726 in Asia
#2040 in the World
Enrollment
24,200
Founded
1976

For Medicine

#52 in South Korea
#779 in Asia
#2170 in the World
Enrollment
14,500
Founded
1978

For Medicine

#53 in South Korea
#790 in Asia
#2193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
24%
Enrollment
8,700
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#54 in South Korea
#803 in Asia
#2221 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1936

For Medicine

#55 in South Korea
#808 in Asia
#2232 in the World
Enrollment
11,500
Founded
1979

For Medicine

#56 in South Korea
#809 in Asia
#2233 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1948

For Medicine

#57 in South Korea
#821 in Asia
#2259 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,292
Founded
2003

For Medicine

#58 in South Korea
#825 in Asia
#2274 in the World
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1948

For Medicine

#59 in South Korea
#841 in Asia
#2322 in the World
Enrollment
8,600
Founded
1962

For Medicine

#60 in South Korea
#866 in Asia
#2394 in the World
Enrollment
17,000
Founded
1956

For Medicine

#61 in South Korea
#875 in Asia
#2406 in the World
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1961

For Medicine

#62 in South Korea
#877 in Asia
#2409 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
9,807
Founded
1934

For Medicine

#63 in South Korea
#916 in Asia
#2527 in the World
Enrollment
11,600
Founded
1947

For Medicine

#64 in South Korea
#917 in Asia
#2528 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1897

For Medicine

#65 in South Korea
#926 in Asia
#2553 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1935

For Medicine

#66 in South Korea
#932 in Asia
#2566 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#67 in South Korea
#937 in Asia
#2576 in the World
Enrollment
13,822
Founded
1988

For Medicine

#68 in South Korea
#950 in Asia
#2601 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1964

For Medicine

#69 in South Korea
#1001 in Asia
#2694 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Enrollment
7,093
Founded
1950

For Medicine

#70 in South Korea
#1007 in Asia
#2705 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#71 in South Korea
#1029 in Asia
#2764 in the World
Enrollment
13,400
Founded
1962

For Medicine

#72 in South Korea
#1041 in Asia
#2799 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1992

For Medicine

#73 in South Korea
#1046 in Asia
#2807 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1964

For Medicine

#74 in South Korea
#1047 in Asia
#2810 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#75 in South Korea
#1049 in Asia
#2817 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1987

For Medicine

#76 in South Korea
#1058 in Asia
#2836 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1993

For Medicine

#77 in South Korea
#1074 in Asia
#2875 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,604
Founded
1937

For Medicine

#78 in South Korea
#1075 in Asia
#2877 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
11,000
Founded
1992

For Medicine

#79 in South Korea
#1087 in Asia
#2910 in the World
Enrollment
13,000
Founded
1955

For Medicine

#80 in South Korea
#1094 in Asia
#2921 in the World
Enrollment
16,400
Founded
1947

For Medicine

#81 in South Korea
#1095 in Asia
#2923 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
12,942
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#82 in South Korea
#1116 in Asia
#2970 in the World
Enrollment
21,240
Founded
1954

For Medicine

#83 in South Korea
#1122 in Asia
#2989 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1976

For Medicine

#84 in South Korea
#1128 in Asia
#3003 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
10,058
Founded
1989

For Medicine

#85 in South Korea
#1137 in Asia
#3023 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,160
Founded
1953

For Medicine

#86 in South Korea
#1156 in Asia
#3083 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1994

For Medicine

#87 in South Korea
#1171 in Asia
#3126 in the World
Enrollment
9,320
Founded
1969

For Medicine

#88 in South Korea
#1180 in Asia
#3143 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1910

For Medicine

#89 in South Korea
#1230 in Asia
#3236 in the World
Enrollment
7,715
Founded
1979

For Medicine

#90 in South Korea
#1232 in Asia
#3243 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1994

For Medicine

#91 in South Korea
#1260 in Asia
#3314 in the World
Enrollment
8,530
Founded
1978

For Medicine

#92 in South Korea
#1270 in Asia
#3336 in the World
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
22,000
Founded
1946

For Medicine

#93 in South Korea
#1377 in Asia
#3575 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
4,120
Founded
1994

For Medicine

#94 in South Korea
#1392 in Asia
#3607 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,830
Founded
1939

For Medicine

#95 in South Korea
#1426 in Asia
#3680 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,832
Founded
1992

For Medicine

#96 in South Korea
#1460 in Asia
#3748 in the World
Enrollment
6,070
Founded
1954

For Medicine

#97 in South Korea
#1478 in Asia
#3799 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
6,530
Founded
1984

For Medicine

#98 in South Korea
#1490 in Asia
#3823 in the World
Enrollment
7,896
Founded
1998

For Medicine

#99 in South Korea
#1493 in Asia
#3830 in the World
Enrollment
13,800
Founded
1997

For Medicine

#100 in South Korea
#1494 in Asia
#3831 in the World
Acceptance Rate
4%
Enrollment
6,686
Founded
1945

The best cities to study Medicine in South Korea based on the number of universities and their ranks are Seoul, Ulsan, Gwangju, and Busan.