Yonsei University Rankings

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In the World#324 of 14178
In Asia#34 of 5833
In South Korea#3 of 193
In Seoul#2 of 39
In Materials science#73 of 6,169

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Protestant
Acceptance rate
40%
Enrollment
29,502
Type
For-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Korean;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
105,768
Citations
2,216,767

Yonsei University majors

by publication count

Medicine
38,564
Materials science
15,467
Computer science
10,177
Chemistry
9,892
Biology
9,314
Physics
4,431
Engineering
3,188
Mathematics
2,976
Psychology
2,936
Environmental science
1,348
Business
1,247
Economics
816
Geology
760
Political science
480
Geography
358
Sociology
315
History
113
Art
60
Philosophy
56

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science72318,325
Medicine158609,297
Engineering21348,591
Physics230179,777
Computer science237116,329
Chemistry246223,393
Business24631,173
Biology284343,824
Environmental science30427,846
Geology36119,772
Mathematics36747,717
Economics37721,134
Psychology41470,614
Philosophy460614
Sociology5537,093
History614337
Political science6652,292
Geography10491,795
Art131940

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990168274
1991206342
1992274380
1993262487
1994373671
1995472789
19966141174
19978381881
19989902766
199910864205
200013165940
200115188568
2002170911586
2003188416121
2004234521200
2005258028590
2006312335882
2007352146363
2008390455704
2009436068850
2010479481089
20115121103598
20125591121374
20136017139288
20146594156725
20157085172566
20166699180010
20176780192269
20186713174118
20197299203339
20207135232687

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate40%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school, government qualifying examination and university entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to February (March - August; September-February)
Enrollment29,502
Full time employee1,138
Student:staff ratio26:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$6,250$6,250
International students$6,250$6,250

Yonsei 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+++
Bachelor's DegreeArts and Humanities, Business Administration, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Home Economics, International Studies, Leadership, Medicine, Music, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Religion, Social Sciences
Master's DegreeArchitectural and Environmental Design, Arts and Humanities, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Clothing and Sewing, Cognitive Sciences, Comparative Literature, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, East Asian Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Ethics, Family Studies, French, Gender Studies, Genetics, German, Gerontology, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Information Sciences, Interior Design, International Business, International Economics, International Relations, International Studies, Korean, Law, Leisure Studies, Library Science, Literature, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Medicine, Meteorology, Modern Languages, Music, Nanotechnology, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Regional Studies, Religion, Russian, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Social Welfare, Sociology, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Sports, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Technology, Textile Technology, Theology, Town Planning
Doctor's DegreeAstronomy and Space Science, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Chinese, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, East Asian Studies, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Ethics, Family Studies, German, History, Home Economics, Information Sciences, International Business, International Economics, International Relations, International Studies, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Library Science, Literature, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medical Technology, Medicine, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Packaging Technology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Public Health, Russian, Social Sciences, Statistics, Theology

General info

Alternative names연세대학교
Founded1957
WikipediaYonsei University
AccreditationKorean Council for University Education (KCUE)
MottoThe Truth Shall Make You Free. (John 8:32)
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

Address134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu
Seoul, Seoul, 120-749
South Korea
City population9,807,000
Phone+82 (2) 2123 2114
Fax+82 (2) 392 0618

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