Dongguk University: Rankings

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Dongguk University ranked 19th in South Korea and 1221st in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 37 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Dongguk University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 15,253 publications and 260,054 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 105 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#1221 of 14,131 In the World
#312 of 5,830 In Asia
#19 of 193 In South Korea
#12 of 39 In Seoul
#353 of 1,025 For Cosmetology
#420 of 1,090 For Forensic Science
#448 of 1,474 For Pharmacology
#215 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#3112 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 34 other topics

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Medicine

Dongguk University ranked 30th for Medicine in South Korea and 805th in the World with 4,796 publications made and 80,078 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Pathology, Immunology.

Rank Ranking
#30 of 115 In South Korea
#231 of 1,964 In Asia
#805 of 4,739 In the World

Dongguk University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 3 4
1995 6 0
1996 9 1
1997 9 1
1998 24 8
1999 25 7
2000 29 49
2001 29 87
2002 24 26
2003 45 86
2004 63 110
2005 58 125
2006 94 149
2007 137 253
2008 155 248
2009 163 279
2010 232 530
2011 209 514
2012 235 541
2013 309 610
2014 331 732
2015 331 720
2016 372 577
2017 338 746
2018 367 2956
2019 353 752
2020 407 757
2021 437 516
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Cosmetology 11 85 353
Forensic Science 5 90 420
Pharmacology 19 140 448
Plastic Surgery 28 134 450
Ophthalmology 26 167 512
Biomedical Engineering 22 145 532
Dermatology 22 186 590
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 30 212 595
Optometry 22 155 600
Oncology and Cancer research 28 206 603
Orthodontics 28 184 607
Urology 25 209 612
Pathology 27 205 613
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 26 229 619
Surgery 30 211 628
Neurosurgery 35 241 647
Toxicology 11 176 654
Anesthesiology 30 228 681
Immunology 27 215 714
Critical Care Nursing 18 169 718
Sonography and Ultrasound 30 233 729
Medical Physics 23 183 733
Radiation Therapy 30 255 743
Gerontology 22 142 797
Respiratory Therapy 25 231 800
Anatomy and Physiology 27 232 818
Cardiology 33 248 818
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 28 201 847
Physical Therapy 30 197 855
Pediatrics 28 257 892
Occupational Therapy 34 207 906
Family medicine 17 191 912
Epidemiology 24 267 915
Virology 29 310 929
Sports Medicine 42 225 930
Dentistry 32 328 937
Social Work 8 123 962
Nursing 25 185 966
Veterinary 21 340 967
Public Health 21 198 978
Audiology 32 267 990
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 28 277 991
Health Science 18 213 1007
Clinical Psychology 26 191 1029
Psychiatry 27 219 1029
Healthcare Management (MHA) 19 206 1110

Engineering

Dongguk University ranked 25th for Engineering in South Korea and 759th in the World with 4,519 publications made and 80,693 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Computer Networking, Optical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#25 of 119 In South Korea
#265 of 2,117 In Asia
#759 of 4,624 In the World

Dongguk University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 6 1
1993 4 1
1994 9 4
1995 7 7
1996 11 19
1997 16 10
1998 20 16
1999 32 10
2000 35 24
2001 32 12
2002 50 44
2003 58 57
2004 75 52
2005 74 57
2006 67 56
2007 79 107
2008 103 139
2009 120 152
2010 152 192
2011 161 341
2012 225 438
2013 230 681
2014 318 1018
2015 322 1058
2016 352 1409
2017 328 1471
2018 377 2592
2019 385 1772
2020 405 1594
2021 465 1131

Chemistry

Dongguk University ranked 25th for Chemistry in South Korea and 770th in the World with 4,462 publications made and 92,852 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#25 of 113 In South Korea
#275 of 2,014 In Asia
#770 of 4,317 In the World

Dongguk University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 0
1992 7 3
1993 4 1
1994 13 4
1995 9 9
1996 14 16
1997 18 15
1998 32 31
1999 38 17
2000 31 36
2001 29 20
2002 49 82
2003 61 124
2004 87 107
2005 75 109
2006 68 97
2007 72 67
2008 104 195
2009 120 183
2010 149 513
2011 143 311
2012 203 392
2013 214 799
2014 285 1007
2015 328 1275
2016 347 1460
2017 355 1432
2018 372 2549
2019 380 1841
2020 391 1665
2021 461 1134
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Chemical Engineering 19 220 481
Nanotechnology 21 166 484
Nutrition and Food Science 22 207 561
Biochemical Engineering 16 145 612
Materials Science 26 254 643
Radiochemistry 22 356 674
Inorganic Chemistry 24 300 772
Biochemistry 28 237 773
Computational Chemistry 14 257 889
Organic Chemistry 26 395 1017

Biology

Dongguk University ranked 27th for Biology in South Korea and 834th in the World with 3,688 publications made and 86,139 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Molecular Biology.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 107 In South Korea
#262 of 1,987 In Asia
#834 of 4,496 In the World

Dongguk University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 5 7
1995 2 0
1996 8 6
1997 7 9
1998 17 14
1999 17 11
2000 32 81
2001 28 59
2002 31 69
2003 60 158
2004 81 191
2005 68 163
2006 64 100
2007 91 192
2008 113 266
2009 128 265
2010 160 375
2011 182 474
2012 204 455
2013 232 754
2014 271 963
2015 273 980
2016 273 1049
2017 323 1182
2018 250 1768
2019 217 871
2020 257 871
2021 292 497
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Pharmacology 19 140 448
Nanotechnology 21 166 484
Nutrition and Food Science 22 207 561
Oncology and Cancer research 28 206 603
Molecular Biology 26 203 619
Toxicology 11 176 654
Immunology 27 215 714
Biotechnology 18 215 734
Biochemistry 28 237 773
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 25 246 846
Biophysics 26 255 848
Virology 29 310 929
Neuroscience 28 261 973
Microbiology 33 317 974
Botany 25 366 1047
Genetics 37 373 1119

Physics

Dongguk University ranked 27th for Physics in South Korea and 774th in the World with 3,541 publications made and 66,002 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Biophysics.

Rank Ranking
#27 of 110 In South Korea
#266 of 1,879 In Asia
#774 of 4,082 In the World

Dongguk University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 7 1
1993 5 1
1994 10 4
1995 11 8
1996 12 16
1997 13 9
1998 18 15
1999 33 11
2000 23 7
2001 26 11
2002 36 23
2003 38 34
2004 69 49
2005 57 36
2006 54 48
2007 56 44
2008 70 72
2009 73 84
2010 101 151
2011 98 181
2012 145 337
2013 176 641
2014 233 889
2015 251 916
2016 257 1273
2017 274 1184
2018 313 2208
2019 335 1706
2020 352 1479
2021 393 896
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 21 166 484
Applied/Engineering Physics 15 180 611
Materials Science 26 254 643
Acoustical Engineering 27 224 682
Medical Physics 23 183 733
Condensed Matter Physics 25 268 812
Biophysics 26 255 848
Optical Engineering 27 271 870
Atomic and Molecular physics 25 425 1227

Computer Science

Dongguk University ranked 18th for Computer Science in South Korea and 840th in the World with 1,676 publications made and 23,876 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#18 of 116 In South Korea
#213 of 1,936 In Asia
#840 of 4,392 In the World

Dongguk University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 0
1992 1 0
1993 3 0
1994 4 0
1995 3 8
1996 5 1
1997 5 6
1998 3 3
1999 6 2
2000 12 53
2001 15 11
2002 10 22
2003 11 7
2004 21 30
2005 16 10
2006 36 45
2007 38 59
2008 52 83
2009 62 159
2010 70 112
2011 108 150
2012 74 74
2013 86 106
2014 139 285
2015 133 194
2016 148 231
2017 113 460
2018 98 312
2019 113 467
2020 139 441
2021 148 217
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Computer Vision 13 115 360
Computer Graphics 21 140 500
Telecommunications 17 165 556
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 14 169 604
Computer Networking 31 227 625
Cyber Security 21 194 650
Machine Learning 15 203 712
Data Science 12 135 713
UX/UI Desgin 14 146 730
Information Technology 7 167 739
Game Design and Development 20 176 808
Web Design and Development 17 239 815
Robotics 32 307 830
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 25 246 846
Multimedia 18 202 848
Computer Engineering 37 325 852
Blockchain and Cryptography 30 310 895
Animation 29 322 928
Human-Computer Interaction 21 220 931
Neuroscience 28 261 973
Computational Linguistics 23 337 988
Management Information Systems 11 237 1083

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Dongguk University

Speciality South Korea Asia World Rank
Photography 7 55 356
Cinematography 5 61 549
Advertising 10 104 564
Hospitality and Hotel Management 6 179 656
Supply Chain Management 10 258 792
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 12 159 856
Genealogy 3 100 859
Occupational Safety and Health 15 151 890
Singing and Vocal Performance 9 228 901
Marketing 11 199 927
Radio and Television broadcasting 20 205 968
Military science 14 158 975
Statistics 18 253 985
Art & Design 18 251 1179
Business 16 272 1186
Demography 28 325 1240
Mathematics 26 450 1409
Social Psychology 20 246 1427
Psychology 27 322 1533
Environmental Science 27 497 1558
Environmental Management 37 608 1706
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 22 388 1706
Economics 23 494 1715
Geography and Cartography 26 573 1951