Korea National Sport University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5313 of 14,131 In the World
#1939 of 5,830 In Asia
#109 of 193 In South Korea
#30 of 39 In Seoul
#778 of 1,008 For Sports / Exercise science
#1298 of 1,549 For Physical Therapy
#2989 of 4,739 For Medicine

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
knsu.ac.kr
Languages
Korean

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - June; August-December)

Publications & Citations

Publications
303
Citations
6,312

Korea National Sport University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
192 / 3,165
Physical Therapy
69 / 1,056
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
67 / 855
Sports / Exercise science
49 / 776
Sports Medicine
36 / 152
Biology
35 / 2,762
Psychology
33 / 368
Anatomy and Physiology
23 / 223
Computer Science
20 / 421
Engineering
16 / 97
Gerontology
14 / 163
Orthodontics
13 / 72
Chemistry
12 / 1,682
Business
10 / 33
Surgery
10 / 388
Demography
9 / 89
Health Science
9 / 60
Occupational Therapy
9 / 12
Cardiology
9 / 102
Structural Engineering
8 / 57
Pharmacology
8 / 53
Public Health
7 / 36
Social Psychology
7 / 28
Mathematics
7 / 20
Sociology
7 / 17
Physics
7 / 47
Immunology
7 / 495
Materials Science
6 / 33
Biochemistry
6 / 1,649
Neuroscience
6 / 187
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
5 / 218
Statistics
5 / 19
Political Science
4 / 9
Environmental Science
4 / 5
Clinical Psychology
4 / 62
Gender Studies
3 / 12
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
3 / 6
Sonography and Ultrasound
3 / 0
Art & Design
3 / 0
Special Education
3 / 8

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2005 4 4
2006 4 12
2007 5 47
2008 4 105
2009 11 131
2010 9 227
2011 25 267
2012 15 481
2013 27 555
2014 19 538
2015 20 552
2016 20 631
2017 36 591
2018 45 687
2019 37 745
2020 46 933
2021 29 971

Tuition

Korea National Sport University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Master's Degree Health Administration, Marketing, Mass Communication, Physical Education, Protective Services, Sports, Sports Management
Doctor's Degree Physical Education

Korea National Sport University alumni

  1. Viktor Ahn

    Viktor Ahn
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    short track speed skater
    Biography

    Viktor An, is a South Korean-born Russian short-track speed-skating coach and retired short-track speed-skater. After competing for South Korea since childhood, in 2011 he became a Russian citizen and raced for the Russian team. One of the most accomplished short track speed skaters of all time, An won three gold medals and a bronze medal in 2006 Winter Olympics, becoming the most successful athlete there. He has also won three gold medals and one bronze medal in the 2014 Winter Olympics. An is a six-time Overall World Champion for 2003–2007 and 2014.

  2. Go Na-eun

    Go Na-eun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    film actorsingeractormodel
    Biography

    Go Woo-ri, better known by the mononym Woori or as Go Na-eun is a South Korean singer, rapper and actress. She was a member of the South Korean girl group Rainbow and its sub-group, Rainbow Blaxx.

  3. Sung Ji-hyun

    Sung Ji-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    badminton player
    Biography

    Sung Ji-hyun is a South Korean badminton player from Seoul. She is an Asian Championship gold medalist, a two-time Summer Universiade gold medalist, and a World Championship bronze medalist. She was also part of South Korean teams that won the 2010 Uber Cup, 2017 Sudirman Cup, as well the team event at the 2013 and 2015 Summer Universiade. She competed at the 2010, 2014 and 2018 Asian Games, and at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics. Sung is married to compatriot men's singles player, Son Wan-ho.

  4. Shim Suk-hee

    Shim Suk-hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1997-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    short track speed skater
    Biography

    Shim Suk-hee is a South Korean short track speed skater. She is a two-time Olympic Champion (2014, 2018) and a World Champion (2014). Shim is also the current world record holder for 1000m, having held the world record time since 2012.

General info

Alternative names KNSU
한국체육대학교
Founded 1976
Accreditation Korean Council for University Education (KCUE)
Motto Truth, volunteerism, creation

Location and Contacts

Address 88-15 Oryun-dong, Songpa-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 138-763
South Korea
City population 9,668,000
Phone +82 (2) 410 6700
Fax +82 (2) 418 1877

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