Dongguk University Rankings

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In the World#1276 of 14178
In Asia#282 of 5833
In South Korea#21 of 193
In Seoul#13 of 39

Quick Review

Religion
Buddhist Jogye Order
Acceptance rate
8%
Enrollment
28,204
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Korean

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,835
Citations
241,392

Dongguk University majors

by publication count

Medicine
4,477
Materials science
3,203
Chemistry
2,573
Computer science
1,765
Biology
1,719
Engineering
569
Mathematics
556
Psychology
429
Business
234
Physics
220
Environmental science
132
Economics
110
Geography
61
Philosophy
42
Sociology
41
Political science
39
Geology
26
Art
21
History
18

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science57144,838
Engineering70510,677
Medicine76148,670
Computer science83418,860
Chemistry87339,236
Business8844,557
Biology96237,525
Environmental science10144,166
Mathematics12176,115
Economics13541,687
Art141931
Psychology14315,444
Physics16451,989
Philosophy174219
Sociology2117280
History23747
Geography2483211
Political science256178
Geology283885

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199053
1991105
1992237
19931614
19943819
19954736
19965240
19977585
199883153
1999123246
2000130322
2001150490
2002173683
20032051004
20042551391
20052801893
20063102359
20073802725
20084703694
20095614852
20106546045
20117518079
201286010275
2013103812190
2014122915518
2015130218341
2016134719859
2017134722722
2018140122453
2019146130198
2020145338279

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate8%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or recognized foreign equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to February (March - July; September-December)
Enrollment28,204
Full time employee1,151
Student:staff ratio25:1

Tuition

Dongguk 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, Acting, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Alternative Medicine, Art Criticism, Art History, Asian Religious Studies, Biology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, E- Business/Commerce, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Esoteric Practices, Ethics, Film, Fine Arts, Food Science, Food Technology, Forestry, Geography, German, History, Home Economics, Hotel Management, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, Japanese, Journalism, Korean, Landscape Architecture, Law, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Multimedia, Music, Nursing, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Safety Engineering, Sociology, Software Engineering, Solid State Physics, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Statistics, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism, Visual Arts, Writing
Doctor's DegreeAccountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Art Criticism, Art History, Asian Religious Studies, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Cinema and Television, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Esoteric Practices, Ethics, Film, Fine Arts, Food Science, Food Technology, Forestry, Geography, German, History, Home Economics, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Technology, International Business, Japanese, Korean, Law, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Multimedia, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Safety Engineering, Sociology, Software Engineering, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Visual Arts, Writing

General info

Alternative namesDU
동국대학교
Founded1906
WikipediaDongguk University
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoSteady one's clean mind, Behave truly and reliably, Love people with benevolence, Save mankind from agony
Colorsorange

Location and Contacts

Address3-26 Pil-dong, Jung-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 100-715
South Korea
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 2260 3114
Fax+82 (2) 2277 1274

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