Wonkwang University Rankings

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In the World#1956 of 14178
In Asia#490 of 5833
In South Korea#35 of 193
In Iksan#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
Buddhist Won Buddhism
Enrollment
25,360
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
wku.ac.kr
Languages
Korean

Publications & Citations

Publications
9,870
Citations
172,359

Wonkwang University majors

by publication count

Medicine
4,402
Biology
1,740
Chemistry
1,483
Materials science
589
Computer science
506
Mathematics
252
Psychology
221
Engineering
166
Physics
120
Business
36
Geography
25
Environmental science
23
Geology
21
Economics
14
Political science
9
Philosophy
7
Art
5
History
5
Sociology
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine81541,077
Biology85849,227
Chemistry102029,061
Materials science14578,080
Mathematics16532,871
Physics17281,742
Computer science17493,504
Engineering18101,438
Psychology19602,390
Environmental science2720345
Geography2863131
Art30792
Political science319132
Business3256130
Economics326787
Geology367419
History37451
Sociology411516

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199063
19911715
19921473
19932677
19943183
199540124
199665142
199794148
199899282
1999139368
2000142606
2001174788
20021931164
20032151554
20042632269
20052872722
20063233142
20073053682
20083624283
20094495274
20104836274
20114607599
20125048594
20136279614
201462110370
201565911172
201662110936
201761411266
201858710481
201961812411
202058814490

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Enrollment25,360
Full time employee900
Student:staff ratio28:1

Tuition

Wonkwang University 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 DegreeAccountancy, Administration, Agriculture, Applied Chemistry, Archaeology, Art History, Asian Religious Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Cosmetology, Dance, Dentistry, Design, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Fashion Design, Fire Science, Food Science, Forestry, French, German, Handicrafts, Health Sciences, History, Horticulture, Information Technology, International Relations, Japanese, Jewellery Art, Journalism, Korean, Law, Literature, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Metal Techniques, Military Science, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Police Studies, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Public Administration, Public Health, Sculpture, Social Welfare, Social Work, Special Education, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Town Planning, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Writing
Doctor's DegreeAccountancy, Agriculture, Applied Chemistry, Archaeology, Art History, Asian Religious Studies, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Cosmetology, Dance, Dentistry, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Family Studies, Fashion Design, Fire Science, Food Science, Forestry, Handicrafts, Health Sciences, History, Horticulture, Information Technology, International Relations, Japanese, Jewellery Art, Korean, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Metal Techniques, Music, Nutrition, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Police Studies, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Welfare, Special Education, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Telecommunications Engineering, Town Planning, Traditional Eastern Medicine, Visual Arts, Writing

General info

Alternative namesWKU
원광대학교
Founded1946
WikipediaWonkwang University
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)

Location and Contacts

Address344-2 Sinyong-dong
Iksan, North Jeolla, 570-749
South Korea
City population302,000
Phone+82 (63) 850 5114
Fax+82 (63) 850 6666

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