89 Best universities for Psychology in South Korea

Below is the list of best universities in South Korea ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 713K citations received by 32.2K academic papers made by 89 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 Psychology

    Yonsei University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    29,502
    Founded
    1957
  2. For Psychology

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

    Korea University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,493
    Founded
    1905
  4. For Psychology

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

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

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

    KAIST logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1971
  8. For Psychology

    Hanyang University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    4%
    Enrollment
    35,000
    Founded
    1939
  9. For Psychology

    Sungkyunkwan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1398
  10. For Psychology

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

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

    Ajou University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    40%
    Enrollment
    14,328
    Founded
    1973
  13. For Psychology

    Hallym University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    8,747
    Founded
    1982
  14. For Psychology

    Konkuk University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    21,620
    Founded
    1946
  15. For Psychology

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

    University of Ulsan logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1970
  17. For Psychology

    Inje University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    15,641
    Founded
    1979
  18. For Psychology

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

    Chungnam National University logo
    Enrollment
    30,000
    Founded
    1952
  20. For Psychology

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

    Inha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    39%
    Enrollment
    20,613
    Founded
    1954
  22. For Psychology

    Keimyung University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Enrollment
    22,700
    Founded
    1954
  23. For Psychology

    Kangwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    38,064
    Founded
    1947
  24. For Psychology

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

    Dankook University logo
    Enrollment
    28,654
    Founded
    1947
  26. For Psychology

    Dongguk University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Enrollment
    28,204
    Founded
    1906
  27. For Psychology

    Gachon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    7%
    Enrollment
    18,995
    Founded
    1982
  28. For Psychology

    Sejong University logo
    Enrollment
    13,350
    Founded
    1940
  29. For Psychology

    Enrollment
    10,619
    Founded
    1978
  30. For Psychology

    Gyeongsang National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1948
  31. For Psychology

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

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

    Eulji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    13%
    Enrollment
    5,700
    Founded
    1967
  34. For Psychology

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

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

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

    Kyonggi University logo
    Enrollment
    16,400
    Founded
    1947
  38. For Psychology

    Daegu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    19,593
    Founded
    1956
  39. For Psychology

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

    Wonkwang University logo
    Enrollment
    25,360
    Founded
    1946
  41. For Psychology

    Chosun University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,000
    Founded
    1946
  42. For Psychology

    Sahmyook University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    5,900
    Founded
    1906
  43. For Psychology

    Korea National University of Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,530
    Founded
    1984
  44. For Psychology

    Kwangwoon University logo
    Enrollment
    9,807
    Founded
    1934
  45. For Psychology

    Jeju National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,200
    Founded
    1952
  46. For Psychology

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

    Sungshin University logo
    Enrollment
    13,000
    Founded
    1936
  48. For Psychology

    Sookmyung Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    12,869
    Founded
    1948
  49. For Psychology

    Kookmin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1946
  50. For Psychology

    Konyang University logo
    Enrollment
    8,210
    Founded
    1991
  51. For Psychology

    Soongsil University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    57%
    Enrollment
    16,000
    Founded
    1897
  52. For Psychology

    Myongji University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1948
  53. For Psychology

    Sangmyung University logo
    Enrollment
    6,604
    Founded
    1937
  54. For Psychology

    Pukyong National University logo
    Enrollment
    28,100
    Founded
    1924
  55. For Psychology

    Jeonju University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1964
  56. For Psychology

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

    Daejeon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Founded
    1980
  58. For Psychology

    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1946
  59. For Psychology

    Hoseo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    14,500
    Founded
    1978
  60. For Psychology

    Seoul Women's University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1961
  61. For Psychology

    Hongik University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1946
  62. For Psychology

    Hanseo University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1992
  63. For Psychology

    Namseoul University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1993
  64. For Psychology

    Enrollment
    13,822
    Founded
    1988
  65. For Psychology

    Mokpo National University logo
    Enrollment
    12,942
    Founded
    1946
  66. For Psychology

    Cheongju University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    17%
    Founded
    1946
  67. For Psychology

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

    Kosin University logo
    Enrollment
    4,949
    Founded
    1946
  69. For Psychology

    Hannam University logo
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1956
  70. For Psychology

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

    Baekseok University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    16%
    Enrollment
    14,000
    Founded
    1994
  72. For Psychology

    Kongju National University logo
    Enrollment
    22,000
    Founded
    1948
  73. For Psychology

    Dong-Eui University logo
    Enrollment
    24,200
    Founded
    1976
  74. For Psychology

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

    Woosong University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1994
  76. For Psychology

    Enrollment
    11,500
    Founded
    1979
  77. For Psychology

    Dongseo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    12%
    Enrollment
    11,000
    Founded
    1992
  78. For Psychology

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

    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    1,292
    Founded
    2003
  80. For Psychology

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

    Acceptance Rate
    14%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1964
  82. For Psychology

    Sangji University logo
    Enrollment
    8,600
    Founded
    1962
  83. For Psychology

    Honam University logo
    Enrollment
    8,530
    Founded
    1978
  84. For Psychology

    Dongshin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    7,000
    Founded
    1987
  85. For Psychology

    Yong-In University logo
    Enrollment
    7,160
    Founded
    1953
  86. For Psychology

    Changwon National University logo
    Enrollment
    9,320
    Founded
    1969
  87. For Psychology

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

    Kunsan National University logo
    Enrollment
    7,715
    Founded
    1979
  89. For Psychology

    Sun Moon University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    10,058
    Founded
    1989

The best cities to study Psychology in South Korea based on the number of universities and their ranks are Seoul, Daejeon, Daegu, and Suweon.