Gachon University: Rankings

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Gachon University ranked 43rd in South Korea and 2203rd in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 22 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Gachon University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 11,359 publications and 153,972 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 3 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#2203 of 14,131 In the World
#655 of 5,830 In Asia
#43 of 193 In South Korea
#1 of 2 In Seongnam
#400 of 1,036 For Plastic Surgery
#439 of 1,071 For Neurosurgery
#459 of 1,021 For Ophthalmology
#2983 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#4966 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 19 other topics

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Medicine

Gachon University ranked 29th for Medicine in South Korea and 794th in the World with 5,653 publications made and 73,805 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Pharmacology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Radiology and Nuclear medicine.

Rank Ranking
#29 of 115 In South Korea
#224 of 1,964 In Asia
#794 of 4,739 In the World

Gachon University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 2 1
1999 3 3
2000 3 2
2001 7 9
2002 3 1
2003 12 22
2004 12 24
2005 11 33
2006 26 61
2007 53 92
2008 83 188
2009 109 160
2010 122 288
2011 134 295
2012 244 700
2013 347 742
2014 468 997
2015 487 1404
2016 602 1344
2017 522 1344
2018 549 1227
2019 579 1421
2020 629 1093
2021 644 652
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Plastic Surgery 22 110 400
Neurosurgery 25 147 439
Ophthalmology 23 151 459
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 26 165 481
Radiation Therapy 19 161 510
Oncology and Cancer research 23 179 544
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 24 198 554
Surgery 27 185 574
Cardiology 20 165 581
Pharmacology 27 203 595
Orthodontics 27 181 602
Respiratory Therapy 17 169 623
Cosmetology 30 208 640
Pathology 28 214 644
Optometry 24 174 648
Gerontology 15 104 652
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 18 139 652
Dermatology 28 215 659
Anesthesiology 27 219 667
Nursing 9 92 668
Medical Physics 18 158 673
Biomedical Engineering 29 202 682
Critical Care Nursing 21 178 733
Sports Medicine 23 147 748
Sonography and Ultrasound 33 245 754
Physical Therapy 28 167 768
Immunology 29 236 771
Dentistry 24 249 771
Urology 31 277 775
Occupational Therapy 27 167 803
Sports / Exercise science 18 159 866
Audiology 28 220 905
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 27 253 923
Healthcare Management (MHA) 15 156 925
Family medicine 19 201 932
Epidemiology 30 274 936
Public Health 19 186 953
Pediatrics 30 281 958
Psychiatry 23 192 960
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 18 229 999
Clinical Psychology 29 202 1049
Virology 36 365 1055
Anatomy and Physiology 38 332 1087
Health Science 21 254 1120

Biology

Gachon University ranked 34th for Biology in South Korea and 1036th in the World with 3,243 publications made and 57,544 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Immunology.

Rank Ranking
#34 of 107 In South Korea
#350 of 1,987 In Asia
#1036 of 4,496 In the World

Gachon University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2000 1 1
2001 2 3
2002 1 1
2003 4 5
2004 5 6
2005 3 11
2006 9 26
2007 26 54
2008 31 113
2009 51 129
2010 46 135
2011 51 111
2012 147 661
2013 229 604
2014 289 719
2015 355 1245
2016 362 1468
2017 331 1229
2018 296 867
2019 321 919
2020 322 828
2021 361 364
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Oncology and Cancer research 23 179 544
Pharmacology 27 203 595
Nanotechnology 28 238 659
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 21 205 761
Immunology 29 236 771
Biophysics 24 251 836
Neuroscience 23 215 839
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 18 229 999
Molecular Biology 40 378 1025
Virology 36 365 1055
Nutrition and Food Science 41 463 1136
Genetics 39 392 1150
Microbiology 43 433 1199
Biochemistry 44 463 1246

Chemistry

Gachon University ranked 39th for Chemistry in South Korea and 1288th in the World with 2,271 publications made and 33,515 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Nutrition and Food Science.

Rank Ranking
#39 of 113 In South Korea
#520 of 2,014 In Asia
#1288 of 4,317 In the World

Gachon University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 0
1997 1 1
1998 1 1
1999 2 1
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 1
2003 3 1
2004 1 2
2005 4 0
2006 2 0
2007 2 1
2008 5 20
2009 13 9
2010 5 14
2011 18 36
2012 94 340
2013 148 275
2014 209 606
2015 250 707
2016 220 714
2017 198 826
2018 233 865
2019 235 844
2020 282 875
2021 343 573
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 28 238 659
Biochemical Engineering 20 208 763
Chemical Engineering 35 360 788
Radiochemistry 33 491 968
Materials Science 41 441 1057
Nutrition and Food Science 41 463 1136
Inorganic Chemistry 40 525 1225
Biochemistry 44 463 1246
Organic Chemistry 52 678 1564

Engineering

Gachon University ranked 45th for Engineering in South Korea and 1327th in the World with 2,235 publications made and 28,106 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Networking.

Rank Ranking
#45 of 119 In South Korea
#539 of 2,117 In Asia
#1327 of 4,624 In the World

Gachon University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 1
1999 2 1
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 1
2003 3 1
2004 0 0
2005 4 0
2006 2 0
2007 2 1
2008 6 17
2009 5 4
2010 6 16
2011 13 34
2012 93 250
2013 156 215
2014 214 470
2015 238 606
2016 215 655
2017 184 668
2018 236 788
2019 224 730
2020 282 793
2021 347 512
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 28 238 659
Biomedical Engineering 29 202 682
Biochemical Engineering 20 208 763
Chemical Engineering 35 360 788
Architectural Engineering 13 275 790
Computer Engineering 38 327 855
Applied/Engineering Physics 23 284 858
Automotive Engineering 40 431 952
Firefighting and Fire Science 35 361 984
Computer Networking 51 403 988
Materials Science 41 441 1057
Landscape Architecture 20 436 1210
Optical Engineering 65 668 1622
Automation and Control engineering 60 806 1725

Physics

Gachon University ranked 42nd for Physics in South Korea and 1212th in the World with 1,782 publications made and 24,494 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Biophysics, Optical Engineering, Medical Physics.

Rank Ranking
#42 of 110 In South Korea
#479 of 1,879 In Asia
#1212 of 4,082 In the World

Gachon University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 1 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 1
1999 2 1
2000 0 0
2001 0 0
2002 1 1
2003 3 1
2004 0 0
2005 4 0
2006 4 1
2007 2 1
2008 4 14
2009 4 3
2010 5 14
2011 11 22
2012 74 247
2013 114 174
2014 168 429
2015 176 501
2016 145 523
2017 137 601
2018 207 700
2019 189 662
2020 235 682
2021 295 467
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Nanotechnology 28 238 659
Medical Physics 18 158 673
Biophysics 24 251 836
Applied/Engineering Physics 23 284 858
Materials Science 41 441 1057
Optical Engineering 65 668 1622

Computer Science

Gachon University ranked 31st for Computer Science in South Korea and 1146th in the World with 1,026 publications made and 18,206 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computer Vision, Neuroscience, Computer Networking.

Rank Ranking
#31 of 116 In South Korea
#339 of 1,936 In Asia
#1146 of 4,392 In the World

Gachon University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2006 1 19
2007 1 3
2008 4 17
2009 10 31
2010 3 13
2011 6 17
2012 36 861
2013 70 67
2014 81 132
2015 91 200
2016 88 207
2017 79 193
2018 111 364
2019 106 228
2020 147 338
2021 192 185
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 21 205 761
Game Design and Development 19 172 787
Neuroscience 23 215 839
Computer Engineering 38 327 855
Computer Networking 51 403 988
Computer Vision 39 428 1105
Machine Learning 30 445 1205
Blockchain and Cryptography 51 510 1245
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 34 475 1266

Psychology

Gachon University ranked 25th for Psychology in South Korea and 1469th in the World with 512 publications made and 7,797 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy, Social Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#25 of 87 In South Korea
#297 of 1,345 In Asia
#1469 of 3,654 In the World

Gachon University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
2004 1 1
2005 3 19
2006 3 29
2007 4 23
2008 4 17
2009 6 24
2010 6 26
2011 12 31
2012 14 20
2013 22 24
2014 42 103
2015 60 109
2016 61 200
2017 47 246
2018 50 160
2019 42 65
2020 64 65
2021 71 53
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Occupational Therapy 27 167 803
Neuroscience 23 215 839
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 13 160 857
Psychiatry 23 192 960
Clinical Psychology 29 202 1049
Social Psychology 31 351 1628

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Gachon University

Speciality South Korea Asia World Rank
Real Estate 16 210 796
Occupational Safety and Health 17 166 919
Advertising 24 284 967
Art & Design 19 257 1195
Demography 27 320 1233
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 22 356 1241
Marketing 24 440 1401
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 31 512 1999
Geography and Cartography 30 607 2035
Business 37 634 2043
Mathematics 52 839 2203
Economics 40 750 2283
Environmental Science 59 1017 2697