Yonsei University: Statistics

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#290 of 14,160In the World
#32 of 5,829In Asia
#2 of 193In South Korea
#2 of 39In Seoul
#13 of 1,013For Orthodontics
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Quick Review

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

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

Publications & Citations

Publications
109,647
Citations
2,380,996

Yonsei University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
45,594 / 894,512
Engineering
27,852 / 555,059
Physics
22,888 / 624,673
Chemistry
22,432 / 554,870
Biology
21,530 / 677,737
Materials Science
16,861 / 359,094
Computer Science
10,650 / 218,829
Surgery
8,551 / 205,258
Oncology and Cancer research
7,025 / 191,390
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,130 / 121,481
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
4,443 / 86,773
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
4,149 / 58,763
Pathology
3,893 / 87,015
Psychology
3,694 / 105,534
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
3,658 / 93,044
Environmental Science
3,382 / 90,477
Chemical Engineering
3,151 / 82,652
Business
3,109 / 81,070
Cardiology
2,985 / 43,384
Demography
2,797 / 85,518
Nanotechnology
2,604 / 117,182
Immunology
2,601 / 76,613
Optical Engineering
2,524 / 30,000
Molecular Biology
2,371 / 74,155
Anesthesiology
2,358 / 30,990
Electronic Engineering
1,987 / 24,271
Mathematics
1,980 / 31,366
Computer Vision
1,935 / 24,878
Biochemistry
1,892 / 77,016
Anatomy and Physiology
1,745 / 42,361
Radiation Therapy
1,731 / 45,209
Physical Therapy
1,665 / 25,954
Economics
1,631 / 29,296
Inorganic Chemistry
1,561 / 51,011
Health Science
1,497 / 42,086
Quantum and Particle physics
1,495 / 118,806
Computer Networking
1,385 / 18,259
Pharmacology
1,317 / 33,398
Automation and Control engineering
1,300 / 22,191
Microbiology
1,298 / 39,642

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990172265
1991210334
1992276391
1993270503
1994385699
1995489838
19966391239
19978821955
199810442953
199911324371
200013616181
200115918811
2002179612060
2003195517203
2004245823240
2005268930959
2006326837885
2007372548332
2008408159672
2009457975392
2010498787620
20115286109358
20125725126822
20136164145990
20146674164736
20157215178825
20166791188293
20176964202434
20186926189291
20197533216589
20208028271321

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

Yonsei University alumni

  1. Bong Joon-ho

    Photo
    Bong Joon-ho
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in Yonsei University
    1988-1995 graduated with bachelor's degree in sociology
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterpoliticiansociologist
    Biography

    Bong Joon-ho is a South Korean film director, producer and screenwriter. His films are characterised by emphasis on social themes, genre-mixing, black humor, and sudden tone shifts.

  2. Lu Han

    Photo
    Lu Han
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singeractormodeltelevision actorrecording artist
    Biography

    Lu Han, also known mononymously as Luhan, is a Chinese singer and actor. He was a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy group Exo and its sub-group Exo-M, before leaving the group in October 2014. That year, he was ranked the sixth most popular entertainment star in China by China National Radio. In 2017, Lu Han was listed as the second highest-paid celebrity in the Forbes China Celebrity 100, behind only Fan Bingbing.

  3. J.Y. Park

    Photo
    J.Y. Park
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    dancerfilm actorrecord producersinger-songwriterjazz musician
    Biography

    Park Jin-young (Hangul: 박진영; born December 13, 1971, also known by his stage names J. Y. Park and The Asiansoul or the initials JYP, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, record producer, record executive, and reality television show judge. Park rose to stardom as a singer following the release of his 1994 debut album, Blue City. In 1997, he became the founder and co-CEO of JYP Entertainment, one of the most profitable entertainment agencies in South Korea. As the head of JYP Entertainment, Park has developed and managed highly successful K-pop artists including Rain, Wonder Girls, 2PM, Miss A, Got7, Day6, Twice, Stray Kids, and Itzy, as well as Mandopop group Boy Story and J-pop group NiziU.

  4. Seo Jang-hoon

    Photo
    Seo Jang-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    basketball playertelevision personality
    Biography

    Seo Jang-hoon is a former South Korean professional basketball player, who is currently active as an entertainer and variety show star.

General info

Alternative names연세대학교
Founded1957
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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