Pohang University of Science and Technology Rankings

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In the World#830 of 14178
In Asia#152 of 5833
In South Korea#14 of 193
In Pohang#1 of 2
In Materials science#118 of 6,169

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
19%
Enrollment
3,425
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Korean;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
33,989
Citations
1,021,095

Pohang University of Science and Technology majors

by publication count

Materials science
11,552
Chemistry
5,210
Computer science
4,717
Mathematics
2,591
Biology
2,561
Physics
2,444
Engineering
2,134
Medicine
489
Environmental science
317
Psychology
114
Geology
104
Economics
84
Business
81
Geography
41
Political science
25
Sociology
11
Philosophy
5
Art
4
History
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science69327,274
Engineering20350,851
Chemistry268200,293
Computer science29188,419
Mathematics33652,850
Environmental science47215,627
Biology488152,289
Physics49145,936
Geology9502,814
Business11432,597
Medicine14099,664
Economics1664980
Psychology19402,450
Sociology2094289
Political science2094146
Philosophy21469
Geography2316265
Art33571

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990829
19913328
19923745
199363112
1994155171
1995248359
1996325600
1997427978
19984681664
19995462491
20005933488
20017485147
20028037065
20039409488
200494312145
200598715905
2006108719590
2007128223631
2008143028377
2009150033334
2010151438276
2011168749082
2012173657787
2013181665452
2014177972118
2015197475561
2016193979016
2017183886933
2018188382582
2019191791839
2020185096904

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate19%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and competitive entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - June; August-December)
Enrollment3,425
Full time employee430
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

Pohang University of Science and Technology 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 DegreeBioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Physics
Doctor's DegreeBioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Physics

General info

Alternative namesPOSTECH
포항공과대학교
Founded1986
WikipediaPohang University of Science and Technology
AccreditationMinistry of Education
MottoIntegrity, Creativity and Aspiration

Location and Contacts

AddressSan 31, Hyoja-dong, Nam-gu
Pohang, North Gyeongsang, 790-784
South Korea
City population520,000
Phone+82 (54) 279 0114
Fax+82 (54) 279 2099

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