Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Rankings

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In the World#1421 of 14178
In Asia#317 of 5833
In South Korea#26 of 193
In Seoul#15 of 39

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
15%
Enrollment
21,240
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
hufs.ac.kr
Languages
Korean;English;Japanese;Chinese;Russian

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,410
Citations
60,505

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies majors

by publication count

Computer science
841
Chemistry
427
Materials science
403
Mathematics
398
Psychology
353
Economics
293
Business
236
Biology
220
Political science
205
Sociology
159
Engineering
153
Environmental science
127
Physics
85
Medicine
83
History
58
Philosophy
53
Geography
45
Art
37
Geology
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business7206,859
Political science9291,198
Economics9384,264
Environmental science10264,123
Materials science117312,945
Philosophy121566
History123374
Sociology13341,021
Computer science14905,082
Mathematics16462,893
Psychology16623,730
Chemistry18017,898
Art186613
Engineering20521,048
Biology22094,418
Physics2372564
Geography2407235
Medicine3629496
Geology43463

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199005
199115
1992211
1993612
1994917
1995841
19961941
19972672
199829113
199922129
200045155
200161254
200262369
200368410
200469667
200559882
2006891110
20071021265
20081181563
20091472053
20101552220
20112032985
20122263445
20132693740
20143084367
20153804772
20163664923
20173595021
20183424300
20193305611
20203256223

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate15%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; September-December)
Enrollment21,240
Full time employee652
Student:staff ratio33:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$3,750

Hankuk University of Foreign Studies 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, Advertising and Publicity, African Languages, African Studies, Air Transport, American Studies, Arabic, Archiving, Asian Studies, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Business Education, Canadian Studies, Central European Studies, Chemistry, Chinese, Cognitive Sciences, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Czech, Development Studies, East Asian Studies, Eastern European Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, Hindi, History, Human Resources, Human Rights, Humanities and Social Science Education, Hungarian, Indonesian, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, International Economics, International Law, International Relations, International Studies, Italian, Japanese, Journalism, Korean, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Malay, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Media Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Native Language Education, Peace and Disarmament, Persian, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Polish, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Preschool Education, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Romanian, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Science Education, Slavic Languages, Social Studies, South and Southeast Asian Languages, South Asian Studies, Spanish, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Thai Languages, Translation and Interpretation, Turkish, Vietnamese
Doctor's DegreeAfrican Studies, American Studies, Arabic, Archiving, Asian Studies, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Canadian Studies, Central European Studies, Chemistry, Chinese, Cognitive Sciences, Comparative Literature, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Czech, East Asian Studies, Eastern European Studies, Economics, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Foreign Languages Education, French, German, History, Hungarian, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, International Economics, International Law, International Relations, International Studies, Japanese, Korean, Latin American Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Middle Eastern Studies, Philosophy, Physics, Polish, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Romanian, Russian, Slavic Languages, Social Studies, South Asian Studies, Spanish, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesHUFS
한국외국어대학교
Founded1954
WikipediaHankuk University of Foreign Studies
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoVeritas, Pax, Creatio
Truth, Peace, Creation
Colorsnavy, gold
Academic structureCollege of English
College of Occidental Languages
College of Oriental Languages
College of Chinese
College of Japanese
College of Social Sciences
College of Law
College of Business and Economics
College of Business
College of Education
College of Humanities
College of Interpretation and Translation
College of Central and East European Studies
College of International and Area Studies
College of Economics and Business
College of Natural Sciences
College of Engineering
Minerva College
Graduate School
Graduate School of Interpretation and Translation
Graduate School of International and Area Studies
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Politics, Government and Communication
Graduate School of Business
Graduate School of TESOL
Law School
Affiliations and membershipsConsortium for Asian and African Studies (CAAS)
Silk-road Universities Network (SUN)

Location and Contacts

Address107 Imun-ro, Dongdaemun-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 02450
South Korea
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 2173 2657
Fax+82 (2) 2173 2877

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