Soongsil University: Rankings

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Soongsil University ranked 26th in South Korea, 1575th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 25 research topics. Soongsil University ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 7,239 publications and 103,108 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 15 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#1575 of 14,131 In the World
#442 of 5,830 In Asia
#26 of 193 In South Korea
#14 of 39 In Seoul
#256 of 1,316 For Computer Networking
#280 of 1,065 For Electrical Engineering
#309 of 1,014 For Computer Engineering
#1394 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#2866 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 22 other topics

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Acceptance rate and other statistics

Engineering

Soongsil University ranked 33rd for Engineering in South Korea and 885th in the World with 3,191 publications made and 45,991 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Computer Networking, Electronic Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#33 of 119 In South Korea
#325 of 2,117 In Asia
#885 of 4,624 In the World

Soongsil University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 1 0
1995 3 0
1996 10 8
1997 18 2
1998 19 10
1999 41 13
2000 27 30
2001 25 29
2002 28 36
2003 43 34
2004 66 53
2005 71 55
2006 117 80
2007 123 175
2008 130 180
2009 138 228
2010 174 300
2011 184 289
2012 212 343
2013 243 522
2014 214 283
2015 219 350
2016 202 434
2017 179 352
2018 150 336
2019 163 251
2020 179 222
2021 211 94

Computer Science

Soongsil University ranked 15th for Computer Science in South Korea and 765th in the World with 2,109 publications made and 16,706 citations received. Main research topics: Computer Networking, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Blockchain and Cryptography, Cyber Security.

Rank Ranking
#15 of 116 In South Korea
#183 of 1,936 In Asia
#765 of 4,392 In the World

Soongsil University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1994 2 0
1995 2 0
1996 10 1
1997 14 7
1998 18 7
1999 21 9
2000 17 14
2001 16 29
2002 18 6
2003 32 12
2004 70 76
2005 95 57
2006 124 28
2007 128 125
2008 99 35
2009 98 87
2010 106 90
2011 104 48
2012 126 85
2013 143 83
2014 117 56
2015 150 104
2016 155 178
2017 95 87
2018 84 122
2019 92 108
2020 79 64
2021 94 118
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Computer Networking 12 83 256
Computer Engineering 13 101 309
Web Design and Development 6 73 324
Telecommunications 11 99 346
Cyber Security 8 95 349
Computer Graphics 17 102 378
Software Engineering 4 42 423
Blockchain and Cryptography 13 145 482
Computer Vision 20 179 543
UX/UI Desgin 9 102 590
Multimedia 11 116 630
Game Design and Development 13 120 635
Human-Computer Interaction 12 127 692
Robotics 25 256 723
Animation 21 224 747
Information Technology 9 185 781
Computational Linguistics 15 237 796
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 21 255 818
Database Administration 20 253 892
Machine Learning 26 404 1146

Physics

Soongsil University ranked 36th for Physics in South Korea and 1109th in the World with 1,901 publications made and 35,904 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Condensed Matter Physics.

Rank Ranking
#36 of 110 In South Korea
#415 of 1,879 In Asia
#1109 of 4,082 In the World

Soongsil University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1995 2 6
1996 4 4
1997 15 3
1998 12 6
1999 25 18
2000 12 7
2001 19 9
2002 15 31
2003 24 34
2004 32 40
2005 24 12
2006 44 49
2007 58 65
2008 56 140
2009 68 142
2010 91 215
2011 86 205
2012 105 270
2013 154 417
2014 127 313
2015 136 385
2016 135 376
2017 114 380
2018 118 216
2019 118 309
2020 141 228
2021 165 84
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Nuclear Physics 17 147 567
Acoustical Engineering 22 183 582
Nanotechnology 38 368 935
Theoretical Physics 23 328 997
Materials Science 37 413 997
Quantum and Particle physics 27 327 1018
Condensed Matter Physics 29 374 1029
Optical Engineering 38 390 1131
Atomic and Molecular physics 28 454 1270

Chemistry

Soongsil University ranked 43rd for Chemistry in South Korea and 1340th in the World with 1,645 publications made and 35,817 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Inorganic Chemistry, Biochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#43 of 113 In South Korea
#548 of 2,014 In Asia
#1340 of 4,317 In the World

Soongsil University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 2 0
1996 5 4
1997 10 3
1998 10 10
1999 21 12
2000 12 7
2001 17 12
2002 15 39
2003 18 38
2004 22 28
2005 23 51
2006 39 92
2007 55 101
2008 62 171
2009 62 142
2010 89 254
2011 84 249
2012 87 298
2013 114 341
2014 99 233
2015 122 273
2016 106 301
2017 103 318
2018 96 230
2019 95 199
2020 119 190
2021 157 82
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 16 245 844
Nanotechnology 38 368 935
Chemical Engineering 43 442 941
Materials Science 37 413 997
Inorganic Chemistry 37 421 1026
Organic Chemistry 41 610 1449
Biochemistry 69 735 1747

Mathematics

Soongsil University ranked 16th for Mathematics in South Korea and 994th in the World with 392 publications made and 4,949 citations received. Main research topic: Blockchain and Cryptography.

Rank Ranking
#16 of 82 In South Korea
#267 of 1,446 In Asia
#994 of 3,376 In the World

Soongsil University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1995 1 0
1996 2 1
1997 1 0
1998 7 3
1999 7 15
2000 4 5
2001 4 1
2002 3 52
2003 8 11
2004 11 2
2005 10 29
2006 20 4
2007 12 1
2008 21 7
2009 19 53
2010 23 19
2011 17 5
2012 20 9
2013 21 17
2014 21 27
2015 31 15
2016 26 30
2017 18 17
2018 28 33
2019 20 17
2020 17 5
2021 20 22
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Blockchain and Cryptography 13 145 482

Art & Design

Soongsil University ranked 12th for Art & Design in South Korea and 961st in the World with 260 publications made and 1,858 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Computer Graphics, UX/UI Desgin, Game Design and Development, Architecture.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#12 of 62 In South Korea
#180 of 942 In Asia
#961 of 2,700 In the World

Soongsil University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1996 2 0
1997 1 0
1998 1 0
1999 4 6
2000 1 0
2001 0 0
2002 2 1
2003 2 0
2004 12 13
2005 15 12
2006 19 6
2007 25 9
2008 11 2
2009 15 7
2010 24 41
2011 10 5
2012 17 2
2013 13 2
2014 9 4
2015 16 2
2016 21 23
2017 14 5
2018 6 0
2019 4 0
2020 10 3
2021 6 3
Speciality South Korea rank Asia rank World rank
Computer Graphics 17 102 378
Photography 8 64 390
UX/UI Desgin 9 102 590
Multimedia 11 116 630
Game Design and Development 13 120 635
Interior Design 17 270 723
Animation 21 224 747
Singing and Vocal Performance 5 163 775
Architecture 14 188 809

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Soongsil University

Speciality South Korea Asia World Rank
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 15 196 811
Social Work 7 72 813
Project Management 10 176 834
Advertising 23 225 877
Law Enforcement 6 188 1052
Genetics 41 414 1199
Business 23 418 1564
Social Psychology 27 313 1564
Oncology and Cancer research 58 664 1594
Economics 21 462 1613
Biology 63 856 2054
Psychology 50 632 2299
Medicine 64 917 2528
Demography 52 881 2552
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 42 815 2716
Environmental Science 69 1177 3051