Ajou University: Rankings

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Ajou University ranked 16th in South Korea and 977th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 66 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Ajou University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 23,755 publications and 492,315 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 11 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#977 of 14,160In the World
#226 of 5,829In Asia
#16 of 193In South Korea
#1 of 2In Suweon
#167 of 1,405For Computer Networking
#195 of 1,003For Dermatology
#238 of 1,025For Computer Engineering
#1799 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#2211 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 63 other topics

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Medicine

Ajou University ranked 14th for Medicine in South Korea and 485th in the World with 9,763 publications made and 215,349 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Radiology and Nuclear medicine, Pathology.

RankRanking
#14 of 116In South Korea
#117 of 2,003In Asia
#485 of 4,839In the World

Ajou University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199210
199364
199444
19952721
19963417
19975270
199869113
199981117
200094167
2001104217
2002108208
2003101214
2004181404
2005210611
2006301634
2007311848
2008363834
2009430930
20104521339
20114921682
20125942401
20136161471
20146472122
20156961680
20167503721
20176832316
20185822556
20196781850
20207352351

Engineering

Ajou University ranked 18th for Engineering in South Korea and 583rd in the World with 6,355 publications made and 100,693 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Computer Networking, Optical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#18 of 119In South Korea
#196 of 2,141In Asia
#583 of 4,716In the World

Ajou University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199178
199282
1993111
1994134
19952014
19962514
19974812
19985336
19996136
20007881
20016878
2002102162
2003116116
2004155171
2005163330
2006189264
2007224485
2008221399
2009288404
2010338554
2011341644
2012363777
2013402786
2014400933
20154501340
20164241199
20174381401
20183811308
20194021494
20203581182

Biology

Ajou University ranked 22nd for Biology in South Korea and 668th in the World with 5,208 publications made and 176,561 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#22 of 107In South Korea
#182 of 2,011In Asia
#668 of 4,578In the World

Ajou University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199251
199333
199451
1995810
19962216
19973245
199856131
199971139
200070187
200186238
200289269
200396316
2004130424
2005116353
2006172541
2007161501
2008211622
2009228655
2010252781
20112761039
20123082864
20133231116
20143041325
20153761309
20163822787
20173951390
20182471082
20193121307
20203161093
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Immunology787378
Oncology and Cancer research11119380
Molecular Biology18132461
Biophysics9109498
Nanotechnology22173503
Pharmacology26184555
Neuroscience9106568
Bioinformatics and Computational biology15144623
Virology19197681
Biochemistry24193697
Genetics22238831
Microbiology30291919
Bioethics/Medical Ethics17204982
Nutrition and Food Science444871203
Botany425991563

Chemistry

Ajou University ranked 23rd for Chemistry in South Korea and 734th in the World with 4,534 publications made and 98,565 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#23 of 113In South Korea
#252 of 2,045In Asia
#734 of 4,409In the World

Ajou University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199051
199170
199281
199391
1994153
19951913
19962321
19974639
19985175
199966107
200078113
200166101
200299191
2003104174
2004125242
2005123405
2006114302
2007168433
2008121311
2009196405
2010219598
2011220688
2012203557
2013241740
2014239671
2015301921
20162641015
20173351090
2018278998
20193081459
20202981204
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Nanotechnology22173503
Materials Science20227579
Inorganic Chemistry18231615
Chemical Engineering27284642
Biochemical Engineering16157651
Biochemistry24193697
Pharmacy16266806
Organic Chemistry22317841
Radiochemistry31487971
Nutrition and Food Science444871203

Physics

Ajou University ranked 21st for Physics in South Korea and 680th in the World with 3,959 publications made and 72,633 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biophysics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#21 of 111In South Korea
#221 of 1,914In Asia
#680 of 4,160In the World

Ajou University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199160
199262
1993124
1994112
19951710
19962114
1997358
19984324
19995326
20006478
20015973
200270121
20038776
2004103131
2005105255
200695181
2007151357
2008121341
2009160229
2010180422
2011184499
2012171446
2013201619
2014208544
2015272883
2016251920
20173051028
2018270931
20192761129
2020263859

Computer Science

Ajou University ranked 12th for Computer Science in South Korea and 638th in the World with 2,866 publications made and 64,951 citations received. Main research topics: Computer Networking, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

RankRanking
#12 of 118In South Korea
#140 of 1,973In Asia
#638 of 4,494In the World

Ajou University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199118
199210
199300
199400
199500
199661
199781
19981911
1999127
20001227
20012027
20022771
20034879
20047782
200587137
2006112186
200796191
2008124273
2009150221
2010147182
2011162288
20121971165
2013208352
2014170236
2015206440
20162041861
2017171397
2018128609
2019189650
2020187758

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