Kwangwoon University: Rankings

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Kwangwoon University ranked 43rd in South Korea and 2248th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 18 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Kwangwoon University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 8,115 publications and 98,472 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 5 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#2248 of 14,160In the World
#678 of 5,829In Asia
#43 of 193In South Korea
#19 of 39In Seoul
#174 of 1,163For Electrical Engineering
#317 of 1,488For Electronic Engineering
#486 of 1,841For Optical Engineering
#2211 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#4417 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 15 other topics

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Engineering

Kwangwoon University ranked 26th for Engineering in South Korea and 827th in the World with 4,606 publications made and 50,454 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

RankRanking
#26 of 119In South Korea
#294 of 2,141In Asia
#827 of 4,716In the World

Kwangwoon University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199151
1992132
1993101
1994192
1995245
19962613
19973513
19983520
19996723
20007450
20018037
20027553
200310336
20048773
2005117110
2006156113
2007205219
2008204255
2009266310
2010243381
2011295313
2012309304
2013264302
2014254351
2015256498
2016241640
2017229761
2018233976
20192711160
2020259769

Chemistry

Kwangwoon University ranked 32nd for Chemistry in South Korea and 1052nd in the World with 3,315 publications made and 44,881 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry, Radiochemistry.

RankRanking
#32 of 113In South Korea
#395 of 2,045In Asia
#1052 of 4,409In the World

Kwangwoon University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199151
1992132
1993111
1994193
1995267
1996218
19973311
19983015
19995414
20006166
20016646
20025562
20036835
20044122
20056079
20069081
2007122151
2008120139
2009148190
2010140309
2011171273
2012222281
2013202408
2014168357
2015192538
2016201711
2017200800
2018188800
20192211247
2020225865
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Nanotechnology28236659
Materials Science32331824
Radiochemistry29462915
Chemical Engineering43430917
Inorganic Chemistry33403991
Organic Chemistry304441118
Environmental Chemistry334431236
Nutrition and Food Science606841538
Biochemistry596411586

Physics

Kwangwoon University ranked 29th for Physics in South Korea and 907th in the World with 3,225 publications made and 34,200 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#29 of 111In South Korea
#316 of 1,914In Asia
#907 of 4,160In the World

Kwangwoon University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199141
1992212
1993121
1994233
1995304
1996265
1997303
19983814
19996316
20006935
20016120
20025934
20037925
20044917
20057051
20069573
2007128109
2008126154
2009147157
2010133269
2011169207
2012217212
2013179237
2014159232
2015166352
2016159520
2017176634
2018192898
20192071013
2020211693
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Optical Engineering14137486
Acoustical Engineering18166540
Nanotechnology28236659
Materials Science32331824
Atomic and Molecular physics13232852
Applied/Engineering Physics23295917
Biophysics30299935
Condensed Matter Physics283621012

Computer Science

Kwangwoon University ranked 28th for Computer Science in South Korea and 1083rd in the World with 1,509 publications made and 10,480 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Computer Graphics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#28 of 118In South Korea
#311 of 1,973In Asia
#1083 of 4,494In the World

Kwangwoon University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199220
199320
199410
199520
199654
199761
1998101
19991916
200071
20011810
2002263
20034712
20044416
20056320
20066930
20075250
20086471
20099647
20108965
20118939
201210259
201393155
20149681
20158581
201693122
20176581
201877306
201973191
20207180

Biology

Kwangwoon University ranked 50th for Biology in South Korea and 1742nd in the World with 821 publications made and 20,161 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Oncology and Cancer research, Nutrition and Food Science.

RankRanking
#50 of 107In South Korea
#681 of 2,011In Asia
#1742 of 4,578In the World

Kwangwoon University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199520
199620
199710
199820
199921
200026
200110
2002411
2003353
200432
200530
2006814
20071914
20082043
20092134
201039243
201133121
201271137
201360320
201466181
201570307
201693436
201783345
201861525
201952605
202062259
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Nanotechnology28236659
Biophysics30299935
Oncology and Cancer research515801438
Nutrition and Food Science606841538
Biochemistry596411586

Art & Design

Kwangwoon University ranked 23rd for Art & Design in South Korea and 1303rd in the World with 220 publications made and 1,264 citations received. Main research topics: Computer Graphics, Game Design and Development, Animation, Singing and Vocal Performance, Cinematography.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#23 of 65In South Korea
#290 of 977In Asia
#1303 of 2,801In the World

Kwangwoon University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199613
199700
199820
199920
200000
200120
200271
2003121
200472
200591
200683
2007149
20081016
2009153
20101020
2011102
2012174
20131516
2014134
2015104
20161837
201773
2018118
201984
202089
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Computer Graphics973290
Animation979350
Game Design and Development26215891
Singing and Vocal Performance9220911
Cinematography14139912
Photography243161197

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Kwangwoon University

SpecialitySouth KoreaAsiaWorld Rank
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology17177916
Social Psychology151591218
Environmental Management446751818
Mathematics507762099
Psychology445312102
Business477142228
Environmental Science518982477
Medicine638952489
Economics5310912964
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences6712933866