Chonnam National University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1332 of 14,131 In the World
#361 of 5,830 In Asia
#21 of 193 In South Korea
#1 of 8 In Gwangju
#157 of 1,071 For Neurosurgery
Top50% For 79 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
23%
Enrollment
33,195
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.jnu.ac.kr
Languages
Korean;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate23%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or foreign equivalent, and entrance examination (for Korean citizens)
Academic CalendarMarch to February (March - June; September-February)
Enrollment33,195
Full time employee1,168
Student:staff ratio28:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
30,888
Citations
644,523

Chonnam National University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
11,660 / 191,557
Biology
9,352 / 254,426
Chemistry
8,639 / 225,431
Engineering
6,997 / 151,250
Physics
6,124 / 174,023
Materials Science
4,854 / 113,450
Surgery
1,965 / 37,426
Computer Science
1,854 / 22,300
Oncology and Cancer research
1,753 / 37,529
Chemical Engineering
1,558 / 43,850
Biochemistry
1,483 / 55,884
Environmental Science
1,443 / 24,722
Cardiology
1,358 / 18,062
Molecular Biology
1,109 / 34,775
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
881 / 15,883
Pathology
881 / 16,218
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
833 / 10,878
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
824 / 6,960
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
802 / 10,319
Immunology
767 / 21,463
Pharmacology
766 / 16,642
Inorganic Chemistry
722 / 23,338
Microbiology
720 / 21,852
Nanotechnology
672 / 30,106
Botany
670 / 21,320
Psychology
657 / 16,146
Organic Chemistry
625 / 15,906
Demography
603 / 11,714
Nutrition and Food Science
543 / 11,605
Genetics
533 / 15,175
Anesthesiology
530 / 7,218
Quantum and Particle physics
472 / 40,241
Radiation Therapy
470 / 7,022
Radiochemistry
417 / 12,719
Optical Engineering
406 / 6,116
Computer Vision
398 / 2,708
Anatomy and Physiology
382 / 5,958
Health Science
379 / 7,600
Physical Therapy
332 / 4,899
Urology
324 / 3,401

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 32 60
1992 38 125
1993 51 169
1994 73 218
1995 96 233
1996 115 237
1997 137 348
1998 195 682
1999 234 1095
2000 302 1345
2001 459 1973
2002 439 3021
2003 544 3973
2004 714 5358
2005 895 7953
2006 1092 10432
2007 1248 12583
2008 1329 15634
2009 1628 19044
2010 1764 23700
2011 1904 28876
2012 2069 35366
2013 2230 42261
2014 2365 47470
2015 2479 53322
2016 2436 56581
2017 2443 60201
2018 2323 61023
2019 2583 71293
2020 2647 86903
2021 2704 101856

Tuition

Local studetns Undergraduate tuition, 335-368 per unit; Graduate tuition, 354-463 per unit (USD)

Chonnam National University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Master's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Chemistry, Aquaculture, Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Archiving, Art Education, Automotive Engineering, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Business Education, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Clothing and Sewing, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Continuing Education, Demography and Population, Dentistry, Development Studies, E- Business/Commerce, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Drawing and Design, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Family Studies, Fine Arts, Fishery, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Forest Products, Forestry, French, Geography, German, Health Education, Heating and Refrigeration, History, Home Economics Education, Horticulture, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, Japanese, Korean, Landscape Architecture, Law, Library Science, Literature, Management, Marine Biology, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Multimedia, Music, Music Education, Nanotechnology, Native Language Education, Natural Resources, Naval Architecture, Neurosciences, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Police Studies, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Studies, Science Education, Sociology, Software Engineering, Special Education, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Technology Education, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Design, Transport and Communications, Transport Management, Veterinary Science, Welfare and Protective Services, Wood Technology, Zoology
Doctor's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Applied Chemistry, Architecture, Archiving, Automotive Engineering, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Clothing and Sewing, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Demography and Population, Dentistry, Development Studies, E- Business/Commerce, Earth Sciences, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Drawing and Design, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Fine Arts, Fishery, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Forestry, French, Geography, German, Heating and Refrigeration, History, Horticulture, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, Japanese, Korean, Landscape Architecture, Law, Library Science, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Music, Native Language Education, Natural Resources, Neurosciences, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Studies, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Textile Design, Veterinary Science, Welfare and Protective Services, Wood Technology, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Kang Eun-mi

    Kang Eun-mi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kang Eun-mi is a South Korean politician. She is currently a member of the 21st National Assembly representing the Justice Party, where she serves as floor leader of the party.

  2. Lim Chul-woo

    Lim Chul-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Lim Chul-Woo is a South Korean writer born in 1954, known for his subversive works.

General info

Alternative names CNU
전남대학교
Founded 1909
Accreditation Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)
Motto Truth, Creative and Service
Colors green
Academic structure College of Nursing
College of Human Ecology
College of Business Administration
College of Engineering
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
College of Law
College of Education
College of Social Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
College of Pharmacy
College of Arts
College of Medicine
College of Humanities
College of Natural Sciences
College of Engineering Sciences
College of Culture and Social Sciences
College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
The Graduate School
Graduate School of Business
Graduate School of Culture
School of Dentistry
Medical School
Law School
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Industry and Technology
Graduate School of Public Administration
Graduate School of Education and Industrial Cooperation
Graduate School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences

Location and Contacts

Address 300 Yongbong-dong, Buk-gu
Gwangju, Gwangju, 500-757
South Korea
City population 1,490,000
Phone +82 (62) 530 1261
Fax +82 (62) 530 1269

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