Chonnam National University Rankings

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In the World#1610 of 14178
In Asia#374 of 5833
In South Korea#29 of 193
In Gwangju#2 of 8

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
23%
Enrollment
33,195
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Korean;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
35,759
Citations
804,899

Chonnam National University majors

by publication count

Medicine
11,138
Chemistry
5,978
Biology
5,811
Materials science
5,225
Computer science
1,742
Physics
936
Engineering
770
Mathematics
639
Psychology
511
Environmental science
444
Geology
335
Business
159
Geography
129
Economics
125
Sociology
38
Political science
37
Art
9
History
8
Philosophy
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science285103,101
Chemistry448110,583
Medicine465129,209
Biology472160,654
Physics50044,310
Engineering69610,927
Geology7594,685
Environmental science7896,628
Computer science99712,573
Psychology108610,007
Business12302,187
Mathematics12395,904
Sociology1418887
Geography1628680
Economics1668974
Art171317
History22998
Political science269265

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902835
19913253
199236117
199351134
199470185
199595221
1996111201
1997130337
1998182548
1999214998
20002931276
20014381812
20024272812
20035263621
20046934907
20058587524
200610609951
2007122011988
2008130114751
2009159217808
2010173022315
2011186627688
2012202435106
2013220241143
2014232146050
2015243250956
2016239553749
2017239656065
2018228453525
2019254963526
2020243274179

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

Tuition

Local studetnsUndergraduate 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

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Master's DegreeAccountancy, 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 DegreeAccountancy, 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

General info

Alternative namesCNU
전남대학교
Founded1909
WikipediaChonnam National University
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoTruth, Creative and Service
Colorsgreen
Academic structureCollege 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

Address300 Yongbong-dong, Buk-gu
Gwangju, Gwangju, 500-757
South Korea
City population1,490,000
Phone+82 (62) 530 1261
Fax+82 (62) 530 1269

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