Handong Global University Rankings

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In the World#3454 of 14178
In Asia#1010 of 5833
In South Korea#73 of 193
In Pohang#2 of 2

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Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
4,120
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Korean;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
916
Citations
11,555

Handong Global University majors

by publication count

Computer science
249
Biology
148
Materials science
92
Medicine
88
Chemistry
64
Engineering
63
Mathematics
41
Psychology
39
Business
15
Economics
14
Sociology
11
Geography
10
Physics
10
Geology
9
Political science
7
Environmental science
6
History
4
Philosophy
1
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Biology22114,414
Computer science23361,622
Geography2725154
Medicine27551,338
Engineering2899333
Economics3104112
Chemistry31281,321
Business3204140
Mathematics3267349
Materials science3364463
Sociology347036
Geology383213
Psychology3833231
Physics421929
Environmental science476015
Political science48793

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199512
199621
199761
1998116
19991015
20001037
20011331
20021241
20031745
20042391
200522123
200640124
200727181
200817268
200926293
201022309
201129442
201220502
201350551
201451682
201557760
201672854
2017831010
2018791100
2019921378
2020811684

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsHigh school certificate and National Entrance Examination
Enrollment4,120
Full time employee150
Student:staff ratio27:1

Tuition

Local studetns3,064,000 (KRW)

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 DegreeAeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Applied Linguistics, Automation and Control Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Development Studies, Economics, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, International Law, Law, Management, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation
Doctor's DegreeEnergy Engineering, Environmental Engineering

General info

Alternative namesHGU
Handong Global University
한동대학교
Founded1994
WikipediaHandong Global University
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE); Ministry of Education
MottoWhy Not Change the World?
Affiliations and membershipsOpen Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

Address<b class="lead">Address</b>
Pohang, 791-708 North Gyeongsang Korea
South Korea
City population520,000
Phone+82 (54) 260 1111
Fax+82 (54) 260 1149

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