The Catholic University of Korea Rankings

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In the World#1955 of 14178
In Asia#489 of 5833
In South Korea#34 of 193
In Seoul#18 of 39
In Medicine#254 of 6,915

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Acceptance rate
24%
Enrollment
14,297
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Korean

Publications & Citations

Publications
33,487
Citations
497,433

The Catholic University of Korea majors

by publication count

Medicine
23,760
Biology
3,753
Chemistry
2,021
Psychology
957
Materials science
923
Computer science
516
Mathematics
252
Physics
152
Engineering
74
Business
64
Economics
32
Political science
31
Environmental science
25
Geology
24
Geography
21
Sociology
20
History
9
Art
5
Philosophy
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine293278,532
Biology585111,363
Psychology81719,417
Chemistry101129,682
Materials science101217,153
History121777
Mathematics17302,496
Computer science17763,408
Physics20251,043
Geology2030301
Business2072583
Environmental science2364547
Engineering2560513
Economics2693209
Political science287350
Sociology293088
Art30162
Geography3042106

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199013
199100
199221
199311
1994112
199543
1996137
19974930
199812386
1999260220
2000311683
20013251089
20023851796
20034722584
20046183728
20056445163
20068766967
20079928737
2008107710733
2009140013113
2010154916183
2011166020789
2012199225710
2013232531381
2014235236198
2015255740402
2016246442301
2017247546276
2018235641589
2019265050023
2020256955853

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate24%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; September-December)
Enrollment14,297
Full time employee1,030
Student:staff ratio14:1

Tuition

The Catholic University of Korea has 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 DegreeArts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Chinese, Clothing and Sewing, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Consumer Studies, East Asian Studies, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Family Studies, Food Science, Foreign Languages Education, French, Health Education, History, Home Economics, Information Sciences, International Studies, Japanese, Korean, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Media Studies, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Social Welfare, Sociology, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Design, Theology
Doctor's DegreeBiological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Ethics, Food Science, Foreign Languages Education, History, Information Sciences, Korean, Literature, Mass Communication, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Religious Studies, Social Welfare, Telecommunications Engineering, Theology

General info

Alternative namesCUK
가톨릭대학교
Founded1855
WikipediaCatholic University of Korea
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoTruth, Love, Service
Colorsblue
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

Address505 Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 137-701
South Korea
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 2164 4114
Fax+82 (2) 2164 4111

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