Pohang University of Science and Technology: Rankings

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The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 10th in South Korea and 767th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 94 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Pohang University of Science and Technology is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 34,920 publications and 1,091,290 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 2 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#767 of 14,160In the World
#149 of 5,829In Asia
#10 of 193In South Korea
#1 of 2In Pohang
#31 of 1,418For Metallurgical Engineering
#52 of 1,163For Electrical Engineering
#54 of 1,622For Nanotechnology
#5563 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1254 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 91 other topics

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Engineering

The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 5th for Engineering in South Korea and 132nd in the World with 18,468 publications made and 534,907 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Optical Engineering.

RankRanking
#5 of 119In South Korea
#49 of 2,141In Asia
#132 of 4,716In the World

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
19912317
19921613
19932724
19947946
199512177
1996141190
1997206176
1998243317
1999280515
2000284619
2001389682
2002389953
2003492981
20044631445
20055401686
20065561550
20076771637
20087752075
20098123271
20108583930
20119203408
20129863523
201310384245
20149853796
201511245656
201611144914
20179994837
201810775134
201910984269
202011774409

Physics

The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 5th for Physics in South Korea and 139th in the World with 16,115 publications made and 474,562 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Condensed Matter Physics, Optical Engineering, Atomic and Molecular physics.

RankRanking
#5 of 111In South Korea
#43 of 1,914In Asia
#139 of 4,160In the World

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
1991148
199299
19932421
19948245
199511283
1996133153
1997177150
1998208257
1999248287
2000223282
2001326498
2002334763
2003420874
20043701097
20054281430
20064431175
20075761409
20085981771
20096403121
20107093523
20118043286
20128553534
20138774041
20149193721
20159985345
20169924738
20179204634
201810205164
201910034239
202011044463

Chemistry

The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 4th for Chemistry in South Korea and 135th in the World with 15,663 publications made and 557,491 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#4 of 113In South Korea
#46 of 2,045In Asia
#135 of 4,409In the World

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199038
19911413
19921416
19933434
19947355
1995125103
1996136197
1997178212
1998207291
1999241410
2000249640
2001323781
20023361014
20034251057
20044081716
20054201873
20064821751
20075581883
20086172143
20096283505
20107084122
20117763417
20128023720
20138604081
20148624109
20159565470
20169434869
20178804560
20189194763
20199403986
202010224101

Biology

The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 8th for Biology in South Korea and 416th in the World with 5,422 publications made and 308,376 citations received. Main research topics: Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics, Genetics.

RankRanking
#8 of 107In South Korea
#87 of 2,011In Asia
#416 of 4,578In the World

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199110
199215
199331
19941126
19951938
19962578
199747148
199858144
199968187
200078301
200193522
2002122492
2003120565
2004117710
20051461016
20061691262
2007192821
20082391273
20092772587
20102492486
20113051739
20123151914
20133832177
20143692524
20154243311
20164442927
20173792061
20182132629
20192101034
20202361159
SpecialitySouth Korea rankAsia rankWorld rank
Nanotechnology52454
Biophysics440270
Molecular Biology889352
Biochemistry879407
Genetics573412
Bioinformatics and Computational biology578433
Botany12145535
Virology15161579
Microbiology22168624
Nutrition and Food Science25243643
Oncology and Cancer research33234659
Neuroscience17149680
Immunology26202688
Biotechnology18202699
Pharmacology404101045

Computer Science

The Pohang University of Science and Technology ranked 5th for Computer Science in South Korea and 327th in the World with 4,209 publications made and 114,929 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Computational Linguistics, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#5 of 118In South Korea
#65 of 1,973In Asia
#327 of 4,494In the World

Pohang University of Science and Technology
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199145
199251
199388
19942314
19953930
19962830
19974344
199840126
19993750
20005895
200167144
200283236
200398236
2004144468
2005127404
2006177414
2007176377
2008222391
2009247672
2010191321
2011206449
2012241658
2013232612
2014225824
20152211477
20162381488
20172131062
20182022235
20192491115
2020270728

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